Workshops/classes, seminars, trainings, and conference presentations can be customized to meet specific needs including time, schedule and depth. Additional topics can be developed as desired.
An overview or in depth focus on the different aspects of nonprofit management, focus on specific elements.
GRANT WRITING AND FUNDRAISING
You don’t have to apologize asking for support of your organization. Learn a variety of techniques to bring in additional funds for your organization. Ideal for staff, boards and volunteers.
HOW TO INCORPORATE AND APPLY FOR NONPROFIT DESIGNATION
An overview of the needs, processes and requirements for incorporating and applying for nonprofit status with the IRS and state for your organization.
A NONPROFIT IS A BUSINESS AND NEEDS TO BE OPERATED THAT WAY
Many people do not view nonprofits as a business. A nonprofit MUST be run in a business-like manner to ensure success and survival. This workshop will look at how nonprofits are a business, with some variations from a for-profit business.
BUILDING CONFIDENCE IN YOUR PUBLIC SPEAKING
Public speaking is a top fear of many people. Everyone finds themselves speaking to groups in meetings, presentations, etc. Gain the confidence and learn techniques you need to speak in front of a group. This workshop is for beginners or those wishing to refine their public speaking skills.
STRENGTHENING THE FUNCTIONNG AND EFFECTIVENESS OF YOUR BOARD
The Board is one of the most critical parts of an organization. Topics can include: identifying the needs of the organization, types of people needed or desired for your board, how and where to find potential board members, orienting and welcoming your new members, roles and responsibilities of a board, how to improve the participation of your board, board training, and board assessment and evaluation.
EXCEPTIONAL CUSTOMER SERVICE
Why is it we notice good customer service when it should be common? This workshop helps identify ways your organization or business can provide exceptional customer service to your patrons, supporters, and clients to make your programming, marketing and sales easier and more successful, plus gain excellent word of mouth and referrals. Important for board, staff and volunteers at all levels.
COMMUNITY OUTREACH PROGRAM PLANNING AND EXECUTION
There are many ways to go out into the community instead of them coming to you.
BUILDING PARTNERSHIPS WITH OTHER NONPROFITS AND LOCAL BUSINESSES
Collaboration with other nonprofits is beneficial. They are not the competition. Local businesses are not just for purchasing goods and services or for asking for money. Learn techniques to develop working partnerships with other nonprofits and local businesses that will benefit everyone in many ways.
Sample Student Feedback
Both classes were EXTREMELY helpful!
All your trainings made me feel more confident about leading the organization.
A very informative class. Essential whether you are starting out in the non profit environment or want to be sure your current non profit program is on the right track for sustained success.
Bob was awesome! He was knowledgeable, engaging, & kind hearted! A wonderful professor!
The instructor is clearly an expert on the topic and I am grateful to have gleaned so much information from him regarding Non-Profit management.
This class not only provided valuable information for fund raising and grant writing but it also elevated my confidence level.
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