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Center for Nonprofit and NGO Studies


Combining different disciplines, theory, and real-life practice is what we do in the Center for Nonprofit and NGO Studies. Through the Nonprofit and NGO Studies major, minor, and certificate we offer NIU students with all different talents, passions, and experiences the ability to learn about the nonprofit and NGO worlds and make a difference in their communities. We are supported by and collaborate with nonprofit communities both locally and regionally, and offer our students opportunities to explore diverse service organizations and find their niche in the world.


Dr. Alicia Schatteman's PSPA 301: Philanthropy and Volunteerism's class made this awesome video to highlight the amazing things they learned about the nonprofit sector!

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Center for Nonprofit and
NGO Studies
Zulauf Hall 114

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