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NEW! Major Gifts: Building A Program

Jennifer Anderson, director of development, Two River Theater

After the big push at the end of the calendar year, when most charitable donations are made, how do you leverage these gifts to build a sustainable major gift program? Learn how to identify and cultivate major gift prospects, steward their gifts, and engage donors in your mission so that they are eager to give more next time. Most large institutions rely on this process to increase revenue and build relationships with donors. Learn how to implement a major gift strategy for your organization, big or small, by attending this hands-on workshop.

Monday, March 27, 6:30-9 pm
Fee and Code: $39; XNONP 008


Nonprofit Management Certificate

Learn, network, and exchange ideas in an interactive environment. The Nonprofit Management Certificate program offers a variety of courses taught by a broad range of leading practitioners. In addition to presenting a solid basis of knowledge of the role of nonprofits and how they operate, the courses cover the most productive strategies for meeting challenges specific to the nonprofit arena. Explore the dynamics of two major types of nonprofits: charitable and philanthropic 501(c)3 agencies, and trade professional 501(c)6 associations, and their differences and similarities.

To acquire a certificate: Have your instructor sign an Attendance Verification form after each course. It is your responsibility to collect and keep the signed forms in a safe place. (Lost Attendance Verifications and/or certificates will be replaced for a fee of $25.)  Complete all six courses listed below.  It is recommended to take Fundamentals of Nonprofit Management as the first course.

Who should attend: Staff, volunteers, board members, executive directors, program directors, committee chairpersons, and those interested in these positions.

The continual theme of the program is creating a healthy, vibrant organization by utilizing the talents of staff and volunteers. Attaining the Nonprofit Management Certificate requires completion of the following six courses in any order:

 

Financial Management For Nonprofits

Robert C. Fouratt, CPA, managing partner, The Curchin Group, LLC

Gain a solid understanding of financial reports, budget preparation, IRS reporting, and what impacts a nonprofit’s financial viability. 3 SESSIONS.

Wed, Nov 30-Dec 14, 6:30-9 pm
Fee and Code: $129, XNONP 026

 

Strategic Planning For Nonprofits

Margean Gladysz, owner and principal consultant, MAG NET II

Gain a clear understanding of the unique strategic planning process in the nonprofit organization, including how it guides direction, structure, and operations. 3 SESSIONS.

Wed, Jan 11-25, 6:30-9 pm
Fee and Code: $129, XNONP 024


Fund Raising And Marketing For Nonprofits

Jennifer E. Loysen, associate director of leadership annual giving, Seton Hall University

Review and explore the basic principles of fundraising and marketing for nonprofits. 3 SESSIONS.

Wed, Feb 8-22, 6:30-9 pm
Fee and Code: $129, XNONP 021


Recruiting, Retaining And Managing Volunteers

Margean Gladysz, owner and principal consultant, MAG NET II

Uncover the essential skills to grow and manage a thriving volunteer program. 3 SESSIONS.

Wed, Mar 8-22, 6:30-9 pm
Fee and Code: $129, XNONP 023


Fundamentals Of Nonprofit Management

Pat Bohse, president, Bohse & Associates, Inc.; executive director, Social Community Activities Network (SCAN)

Gain a solid foundation of what it takes to create and maintain a healthy nonprofit organization. 3 SESSIONS.

Thurs, Apr 13-27, 6:30-9 pm
Fee and Code: $129, XNONP 017


Board Development For Nonprofits

Mary Eileen Fouratt, program associate, New Jersey State Council on the Arts

Examine the role of the nonprofit board of directors. Explore individual members’ responsibilities, requirements, and duties; the best way to recruit members; and how to conduct an effective orientation program. 3 SESSIONS.

Tues, May 9-23, 6:30-9 pm
Fee and Code: $129, XNONP 025


Financial Management For Nonprofits

Robert C. Fouratt, CPA, managing partner, The Curchin Group, LLC

Gain a solid understanding of financial reports, budget preparation, IRS reporting, and what impacts a nonprofit’s financial viability. 3 SESSIONS.

Wed, June 7-21, 6:30-9 pm
Fee and Code: $129, XNONP 026


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