Excellence in Nonprofit Management Institute


An unparalleled educational opportunity for nonprofit professionals

The Excellence in Nonprofit Management Institute provides an opportunity for professionals in the nonprofit arena to gain and strengthen management skills and techniques, acquire a thorough understanding of day-to-day operations in the nonprofit organization, keep informed of current issues and laws affecting the nonprofit environment, and develop the ability to think strategically for future needs.

Key Learning Objectives

  • Gain a thorough understanding of the governing issues of nonprofit organizations
  • Identify human resources, volunteer and board responsibilities
  • Examine concepts integral to successful marketing, fundraising and program evaluation
  • Develop an understanding of appropriate accounting methods as well as 501(c)3 status
Two groups of professionals can be served by this unique program: those working in the nonprofit sector who would like to acquire new skills and a credential critical to professional advancement, and those new to the field or currently working outside the nonprofit sector who would like to enter.

Session Topics

  • Legal issues in governing and managing nonprofits
  • Human resource development and performance management
  • Philanthropy and resource development
  • Strategic planning
  • Nonprofit accounting and reporting
  • Volunteer management
  • Grantwriting basics
  • Board development
  • Nonprofit program evaluations

Course Section
Course: CNP 109-00
Term: 2172
Section Number: 1
Schedule Number: 2172CNP109
Instructor(s): Michael Bell, Deborah Loesch-Griffin, Vivienne French, Mary Sanada, Joel Muller, Cindy Davis, Shera Alberti-Annunzio
Location: Redfield Campus, Redfield Campus RM 221
Dates: Apr. 3 - 6, 2017 (Mon. - Thu., 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.); Apr. 7, 2017 (Fri., 8 a.m. - 3 p.m.)
Units: Non-Credit
Contact Hours: 40.0 Contact Hours
Notes: Early Registration fee of $975 ends March 3, 2017. After March 3 the registration fee will be $1,175.00. Materials, meals (breakfast & Lunch) and parking are included in your registration fee. Organizations sending 3 or more people should call our office at 1-800-233-8928 or (775) 784-4062 and ask about available discounts (discounts available via phone registration only). Deadline to register for course is March 18, 2017, please call Extended Studies (775-784-4062) after March 18 to ensure there are still seats remaining. Download the brochure