January 20, 2018

Nonprofit Leadership Training with Lynn O’Connell

lynn-april-2014-photowebLynn O’Connell visits CFU in December to teach her helpful nonprofit leadership workshops. Whether you are hoping to start your own nonprofit or are working in an established one, Lynn’s classes offer immediately useful knowledge and skills in nonprofit management that she has honed from over 20 years in the field.

Along with her expertise in nonprofit administration, Lynn is passionate advocate for adult education. Lynn holds a certificate in nonprofit management from Duke University and a Master’s in philanthropy from Indiana University.

Here’s Lynn’s line-up in December:

December 10, 2016, 9 a.m.-4 p.m. — Become a Grant Writer

One of Lynn’s most popular classes, Become a Grant Writer is a terrific one-day workshop designed to give you an overview of the essentials of grant writing for a nonprofit organization. The skills you learn in this class are fundamental to the nonprofit business model.

December 11, 2016, 12- 2:30 p.m. — How to Start a Nonprofit Organization 

Starting a nonprofit is different from starting a for-profit. If you’ve got an idea for a nonprofit, this class can help you get it off the ground.

December 11, 2016, 3-5:30 p.m. — How to Create a Business Plan That Works

What sets most successful new businesses (nonprofit or for-profit) apart from the pack is a really solid business plan. Take this 2.5-hour class and get the edge you need.

December 11, 2016,  6-8:30 p.m. — Building Your Nonprofit for the Future: Strategic Planning That Works

It’s not sexy, but strategic planning is what keeps your nonprofit on target and growing.

December 12, 2016, 9-11:30 a.m. — The Three R’s of Volunteers: Recruitment, Recognition, and Retention 

Volunteers make the nonprofit world go round. Learn how to find them, keep them happy, and show them you care.

Browse all Lynn’s upcoming nonprofit classes.