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Oshkosh, WI 54901

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Please visit us at our new location, Lincoln Hall, on the corner of Algoma Blvd. and Wisconsin St. Mail can still be directed to the address listed above. 

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Professional Development Programs for Nonprofit Leaders

We offer three options for leaders and managers in the nonprofit sector:

FREE! - Panel Discussion on Donor Relations and Stewardship

Join us July 24, 2014 at 2 p.m. in Appleton, Wis. 

UW Oshkosh is hosting a discussion panel of local nonprofit funding directors. Learn what they look for in grant applications, and discuss best practices for maintaining positive donor relationships!

Click here to learn more and register >>

Noncredit Certificate Programs

Fundraising and Resource Development Certificate (7 courses)

Earn your Fundraising and Resource Development Certificate in seven months! Learn more today >>

The Fundraising and Resource Development Certificate focuses on fund development, grant writing, development research, and donor relations. Learn from experienced nonprofit resource development professionals through seven one-day sessions.

Nonprofit Leadership Certificate (14 courses)

Gain fundraising and management skills in this 14-course certificate series. Learn more today >>

The Nonprofit Leadership Certificate focuses on organizational management in the nonprofit sector and on the changing landscape of resource development. Leaders in the nonprofit sector will instruct the 14 courses that are included in this certificate series.

Individual Workshops

In addition to our two certificate programs, our courses are also available for participants to take individually as workshops. Browse the list of upcoming courses below, and click the registration link to register online!

Workshops are all held at the UWO Executive Education Center in Appleton, Wis from 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Individual workshops are $129. 

Donor Relations and Stewardship

July 24, 2014 • Register for this course >>

The workshop will discuss building donor relationships, working with donors and the process from asking to thanking your donors.  


August 14, 2014 • Register for this course >>

This session gives anyone the complete run down of grants. From researching grant opportunities, explaining how to apply for grants, going through the process of writing a grant, and then discussing what happens after you get the grant, this workshop will make anyone an expert at the grant process.

Nonprofit Communications

August 28, 2014 • Register for this course >>

Every organization needs to work on communication. For nonprofits this means communication internally with staff, volunteers, and board members, but also externally through social media, press releases, strategic marketing, and brand management. This workshop will be a complete run down of communication tools and skills.

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