Training and Programs

Training and Programs

In collaboration with the DeKalb County Nonprofit Partnership, NGOLD works to provide professional development for nonprofit leaders. Upcoming opportunities include:

DCNP Programs:

  • Strategic Communications: Managing Your Message
    September 4, 4:30 p.m., DCCF Freight Room

  • The Essential Elements of a Great Nonprofit Board
    September 30, 8:00 a.m., DCCF Freight Room
  • Nonprofit Reception
    October 8, 4:00 p.m., Sycamore History Museum

  • Constant Contact Training
    October 15, 10:00 a.m., DCCF Freight Room
  • Marketing on a Nonprofit Budget
    October 21, 9:00 a.m., DCCF Freight Room
  • NGOLD Breakfast Series
    September 17, October 15, November 19, December 10
    8:30 a.m., NIU, Zulauf 1015
  • Give Local DeKalb County Online Giving Day
    May 5th, 2015

Civic Leadership Academy

DCNP is partnering with the Center for Governmental Studies to provide training  and programs through the Civic Leadership Academy (CLA). Reduced rates are available for DCNP members.

  • Leaders as Agents of Change, August 28, Prairie State College, Chicago Heights
  • Leadership for Elected Officials, September 11, Prairie State College, Chicago Heights
  • Strategic Planning - Issue Based and Directed, September 23, NIU Naperville Campus
  • But I'm Already Ethical..., September 30, NIU Naperville Campus
  • Identifying, Qualifying, and Cultivating Donors, October 2, DCCF Freight Room
  • Nurturing the Leader Within - Doing It, October 30, DCCF Freight Room

Executive Director Roundtables

Reserved for executive directors of DCNP-member organizations. Each roundtable has a general topic for participants to discuss, while networking and unwinding with fellow executive directors.

DCNP Philanthropy Center at DeKalb Public Library

Ongoing support for DeKalb County Nonprofits via access to comprehensive grant and donor search resources.
Contact: Teresa Iversen