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Nonprofit Academy

Exciting news! We're proud to introduce the Nonprofit Academy.

The Nonprofit Academy, an annual comprehensive initiative designed to strengthen and empower nonprofit professionals like you. The Nonprofit Academy is built on four key pillars:




Dive into a diverse range of topics, from strategic planning to fundraising, with the opportunity to earn certifications.

Annual Conference:

Join us for a larger-scale event to discuss emerging trends, with keynote speakers and interactive sessions that aim to inspire and transform.

Peer Communities:

Engage with your fellow nonprofit peers through our online platform, sharing best practices and building lasting professional relationships. (Coming 2025)

Leadership Bootcamp:

This cohort-based program, leading to a Certificate in Nonprofit Executive Leadership, will consist of 6 courses over the span of a year. (Coming 2026)


Registration Open for Our Second Workshop of 2024!


Topic: Fundraising from Foundations & Grant Management

Click here for information on the Workshop

• When: August 27 - 28 | 8:30am - 5:00pm

• Location: Crown Point Community Library

• Duration: 2 days

• Cost: $125 per attendee ($405 savings)

• Education Points: 13.5 CFRE Points

• Facilitated by: The Fundraising School at the IU Lilly Family School of Philanthropy



Mark Your Calendars!

Don’t miss out on our very first one-day conference on November 14th from 10:00am-3:00pm at the Crown Point Community Library. Mallory Erickson, from Mallory Erickson Coaching LLC, will be discussing Magnetic Storytelling: How to Tell the Right Story to the Right Audience. Stay tuned for more details!


Join us at the Nonprofit Academy to amplify your impact and drive your organization forward. We’re here to support your journey every step of the way.