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Certificates At-a-Glance

This certificate offers relevant and innovative curriculum that provides participants with a strong foundation in nonprofit management, taught by instructors with extensive nonprofit experience.Continue reading »

Are you looking for a certificate to help you better manage your nonprofit and your day-to-day operations? If so, the Nonprofit Operations and Program Impact Certificate is for you.Continue reading »

Gain additional knowledge and skills in marketing, communication, public relations and social media for the nonprofit sector. Course content includes the most highly relevant topics needed to lead and manage marketing and communication strategies for nonprofit organizations.Continue reading »

Gain additional knowledge and skills in fundraising, strategic planning, board governance, financial management and more! Course content includes the most highly relevant topics needed to lead and manage the fundraising efforts for a nonprofit organization.Continue reading »

This certificate is designed to meet the professional needs of senior-level managers and emerging executives of nonprofit and public organizations. The curriculum is designed in a cohort format to promote skill-building and peer networking among seasoned leaders.Continue reading »

The Grant Development and Proposal Writing certificates are for individuals who wish to write grant proposals for their organization. Increase your confidence to secure grant funding by learning how to develop a conceptual framework for seeking grant funding that aligns with perspectives and priorities unique to each funder.Continue reading »

Want to learn more about grants, but short on time? No matter where you are, get a quick boost to your knowledge with these online grant webinars. The ASU Lodestar Center is pleased to partner with The Grantsmanship Center to promote these offerings.Continue reading »

Do good, well – with service that satisfies. This certificate program will explore all aspects of service delivery from start to finish, providing you with tools, techniques, and best practices to optimize these interactions and create positive experiences for all involved. Continue reading »

Measure what matters . Proving the success of your programs is critically important today, and anecdotal stories aren’t enough. The Social Impact Measurement Certificate is designed for individuals who want to lead their organization’s efforts in evaluating or tracking the performance of their programs.Continue reading »

Are you looking for a certificate to help you better manage your nonprofit human resources? If so, the Optimizing Human Strategies in Nonprofits Certificate is for you.Continue reading »

This program, offered through the Nonprofit Management Institute at the Arizona State University's Lodestar Center for Nonprofit Innovation and Philanthropy, is specially designed to meet the needs of communities of faith. Courses will provide engaging, practice-oriented learning experiences that are focused on knowledge, skills, and techniques that can immediately be implemented in your faith-based organization. This program will provide you with an unparalleled opportunity to develop and enhance your leadership and management skills in order to best serve your faith community.


Volunteers in Service

Managing our most valuable assets: Volunteers in service. People, whether they are employees or volunteers, are the life-force of any nonprofit organization. This training session will provide tools for developing job descriptions, recruiting/hiring, orienting, training, and evaluating and coaching the performance of employees and volunteers. Special emphasis will be placed on communication, . . .Continue reading »


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