Course Date: 
Tuesday Sep 8, 2015
Number of Sessions: 
4

Get the most from your investments, Social Security, and retirement plans. The typical American will work more than 90,000 hours earning a living and building a nest egg, yet many spend fewer than 10 hours preparing for a successful retirement. The information you receive at this seminar will pay dividends for the rest of your life. Enrollment includes a workbook you can take home. Bring your spouse/guest at no additional charge.

course code: 
153PF1113A
Course Instructor: 
Ron Purvines
Course Date: 
Monday Oct 26, 2015
Number of Sessions: 
3

Social enterprise is the future of nonprofit sustainability. This 3-day immersion will cover the essential elements from current marketing trends strategies to gaining a full understanding of what is Social Enterprise. We will dispel myths and demonstrate how earned income and revenue streams for nonprofits is the future of the industry. Included will be the process to create and implement a Social Enterprise Business Plan for your nonprofit.

course note: 
Note to students: The required textbook is The Nonprofit Guide to Social Enterprise (ISBN: 978-1938077449).
course code: 
153NP3154
Course Instructor: 
Victoria Boyd Ed.D.
Course Date: 
Thursday Sep 10, 2015
Number of Sessions: 
1

Learn the process and concept of social enterprise as it relates to nonprofit development strategies. Nonprofits can create self-sustaining revenue-generating mechanisms to improve their long term viability and financial stability. Cast aside the many myths and misconceptions of what nonprofits can and cannot do to earn income, and start getting creative about funding your mission.

course code: 
153NP3153
Course Instructor: 
Victoria Boyd Ed.D.
Course Date: 
Thursday Dec 3, 2015
Number of Sessions: 
2

Unleash the full potential of your nonprofit's volunteer workforce. When you build a positive volunteer culture, you improve the sustainability of your organization. This course will introduce you to tools to effectively set up, manage, maximize, and reward this unique workforce. From recruitment to retention, maintaining a structured and motivated volunteer team will help your nonprofit fulfill its mission.

course code: 
153NP3152
Course Instructor: 
Scott Emerson
Course Date: 
Friday Dec 4, 2015
Number of Sessions: 
1

Whether you are heading a fledgling nonprofit, have just started a job at a local nonprofit, have accepted a board position, or are investigating the sector for employment or consulting, this introduction will ensure you get off on the right foot. Discover why the sector exists, how nonprofits focus on their responsibilities to the community, and how they measure success in terms of impact delivered rather than stockholder profits.

course code: 
153NP3151B
Course Instructor: 
Victoria Boyd Ed.D.
Course Date: 
Friday Oct 2, 2015
Number of Sessions: 
1

Whether you are heading a fledgling nonprofit, have just started a job at a local nonprofit, have accepted a board position, or are investigating the sector for employment or consulting, this introduction will ensure you get off on the right foot. Discover why the sector exists, how nonprofits focus on their responsibilities to the community, and how they measure success in terms of impact delivered rather than stockholder profits.

course code: 
153NP3151A
Course Instructor: 
Victoria Boyd Ed.D.
Course Date: 
Thursday Sep 24, 2015
Number of Sessions: 
1

Break free from the rut of endless special events, high-pressure grant writing, board members who do not take fundraising responsibility, and abandoned development plans. Instead, tailor a development plan for your organization that truly works. A comprehensive development plan can help ensure success in your fundraising efforts by harnessing the strengths of your organization's leadership, staff, and volunteers. Participants will leave with a preliminary development plan for their organization, including a clear path to implementation and defined evaluation measures.

course code: 
153NP3148
Course Instructor: 
Linda Lysakowski
Course Date: 
Thursday Oct 15, 2015
Number of Sessions: 
1

Whether your organization is embarking on a capital campaign, preparing grant proposals, or developing your annual fund materials, the Case for Support is the first critical element in your fundraising program. In this interactive workshop, discover the importance of the case and how it is used, list the key elements in a case for support, evaluate case statements, and prepare an outline for your own case statement.

course code: 
153NP3147
Course Instructor: 
Linda Lysakowski
Course Date: 
Thursday Nov 19, 2015
Number of Sessions: 
1

Assess your organization's internal and external readiness to conduct a capital fundraising campaign. We will discuss the infrastructure needed to run a successful campaign-board involvement, staffing, technology, and the case for support. Participants will evaluate their readiness to conduct a campaign and critique campaign case statements. We will also discuss planning/feasibility studies-do you need one, what you should expect from the study, and what to do if the study says you are not ready for a campaign.

course code: 
153NP3146
Course Instructor: 
Linda Lysakowski
Course Date: 
Thursday Nov 12, 2015
Number of Sessions: 
2

Adapt to the shifting corporate sponsorship landscape, where businesses expect more from nonprofits to justify their support. They need ROS-Return on Sponsorship. Position your organization to partner with corporations by developing sponsor opportunities highlighting the benefits they seek in language they understand. Learn how to quantify sponsorship outcomes so corporations can justify funding you year after year.

course code: 
153NP3145
Course Instructor: 
Victoria Boyd Ed.D.

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