Starts August 2018 / Hybrid: Online and at WCU at Biltmore Park, Asheville
Western Carolina University’s Office of Professional Growth and Enrichment is offering hybrid courses towards the Nonprofit Leadership Alliance (NLA) Certified Nonprofit Professional (CNP) credential. Each course starts with an on-site workshop following 4 weeks of online curriculum.
April 20, 2018 / WCU at Biltmore Park, Asheville
This workshop will provide an overview of a typical 501c3’s financial essentials, so participants can feel more confident understanding and communicating financial data. The focus will be on providing information that is relevant for board members, managers, and executive directors in their respective roles. Participants will learn a range of nonprofit tax compliance issues including the use of financial statements and understanding the Form 990.
March 6 to 9, 2018 / WCU at Biltmore Park, Asheville
In this three and a half day certificate program, participants will attend a one and a half-day grant writing workshop with instructor Jack Smith. Jack will review the many different categories of grants, and teach time-saving techniques and shortcuts in the grant writing process.
How to Hire Nonprofit Leaders Who Are Truly Effective
May 17, 2018 / WCU at Biltmore Park, Asheville
Non-profit agencies make up 10% of our workforce. However, they have a difficult time getting leaders who can truly move an organization to another level. This workshop goes into new ways to get beyond the resume’ and someone who “talks the talk” but cannot make things happen.