Nonprofit Learning Program

The Nonprofit Learning Program provides executives and the leadership of nonprofit boards with intensive training in best practices in governance and fund development. This program will increase your organization’s productivity, strengthen its sustainability and help you better accomplish your mission.

Participants receive group training sessions with Simone Joyaux, an internationally recognized consultant in nonprofit management, a $2,000 grant at the program’s conclusion to implement lessons learned, comprehensive resource manual and several hours of private consultation.

Program Information

Groups learn to define the roles of board and staff, engage board members in fundraising and governance, build lasting relationships with donors and launch successful fund development and donor communications initiatives. More than 50 organizations and 200 individuals have participated in the Nonprofit Learning Program.

Click here to learn more about the 2017 Nonprofit Learning Program.

Past Participants

  • 21st Century Fund for H.V.R.H.S.
  • Becket Arts Center
  • Berkshire Nursing Families
  • Berkshire South Regional Community Center
  • Canaan Child Care
  • Central Berkshire Habitat for Humanity
  • Chore Service
  • Columbia County Council on the Arts
  • Columbia-Greene Humane Society
  • Construct, Inc.
  • Cornwall Child Center
  • Cornwall Free Library
  • Cornwall Housing Corporation
  • Crescendo, Inc.
  • Dalton Council on Aging
  • Dalton CRA
  • David M. Hunt Library
  • Douglas Library
  • EMS Institute
  • EXTRAS
  • Falls Village Day Care Center
  • Family Life Support Center
  • Family Resource Center of Columbia County
  • Flying Cloud Institute
  • Friends of Dalton COA
  • Friends of Main Street Winsted
  • Goshen Players
  • Great Mountain Forest Corporation
  • Greenwoods Counseling Referrals
  • Habitat for Humanity NW CT
  • Hawthorne Valley Association
  • Hotchkiss Library of Sharon
  • Housatonic Child Care Center
  • Housatonic Youth Service Bureau
  • Hudson Area Association Library
  • IS183, Art School of the Berkshire
  • Kent Art Association
  • Kent Children’s Center
  • Kent Historical Society
  • Lebanon Valley Historical Society
  • Little Guild of St. Francis
  • Mental Health Association of Columbia-Greene Counties
  • Multicultural BRIDGE
  • Norfolk Land Trust
  • North East Community Center
  • Northeast-Millerton Library
  • Northwestern Connecticut AIDS Project
  • Northwest Connecticut Arts Council
  • Older Women’s League
  • Prime Time House
  • Railroad Street Youth Project
  • Salisbury Association
  • Salisbury Family Services
  • Salisbury Forum
  • Sharon Day Care
  • Sharon Historical Society
  • SOAR/SCS Enrichment Fund
  • Stageworks on the Hudson
  • Susan B. Anthony Project
  • Time Out Foundation
  • TriArts Sharon Playhouse
  • Winsted Health Center Foundation
  • Women’s Support Services
  • Youth Center, Inc.
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