For community volunteers , new and potential board members of nonprofit organizations or staff members who wish to deepen their knowledge of nonprofit management. Students will:
Explore the unique structure and legal requirements for nonprofit organizations
Know how to create and leverage a compelling mission statement
Recognize connections between finances, fundraising and program development
Idenify board/staff responsibilities and best practices for managing a nonprofit organization
Identify current economic, social and political issues that may influence a nonprofit organization’s effectiveness
Identify ethical issues and challenges that may influence organizational effectiveness