Non-Profit Management Seminars

Non-Profit Management Seminars

Salem Community College’s new Workshop Series on Non-Profit Management has been created for leadership track NPO managers and others wishing to broaden their skills and knowledge.

Program participants learn to identify, understand, and apply a broad spectrum of management skills and practices in four (4) critical areas of NPO program management. Participants can register for one workshop, multiple, or all four. The cost is a budget friendly $35 per session.

The curriculum has been curated by the Board of the Non-Profit Development Center of Southern New Jersey and includes:


Introduction to NPO Management - What You Need to Know and What You Need to Do

A crash course in “everything” someone stepping into an NPO environment needs to know.

Date: Thursday, March 21, 2019
Time: 8:30 AM to 11:30 AM

Register for Introduction to NPO Management



Fund Raising and Development - How to Get the Money You Need

Introduction to fundraising concepts, practices and tools, including creation and use of Endowments. Topics include understanding funding trends, classifying and motivating donors (i.e., individuals, business organization, funders, and foundations), creating and utilizing a Case Statement, and analyzing and deploying alternative fund raising strategies.

Date: Thursday, April 18, 2019
Time: 8:30 AM to 11:30 AM

Register for Fund Raising and Development



Board Governance - What Every NPO Board Member Needs to Know

Learn how boards should (and actually) work, responsibilities of board membership, and legal expectations deriving from board members’ fiduciary responsibilities. Topics include recruiting and election, expectations (i.e., “Give, Get, or Get Off”), tools for evaluating board performance, succession planning, and term limits, and insurance requirements for NPOs, including Workers Comp, Officers & Directors, Errors and Omission, and General Liability.

Date: Thursday, May 16, 2019
Time: 8:30 AM to 11:30 AM

Register for Board Governance



Human Resources and Employment Law - Understanding Workplace Laws and Creating a Positive Work Environment

Introduction to the role of HR in Non Profit Management. Topics include understanding workplace laws and legal relationships, including creation of an Employee Handbook, creating a positive work environment, and utilizing a step-by-step process for addressing performance problems and making best hiring decisions. Additional topics include FMLA, ADA, diversity inclusion in hiring, “firing without fear,”at-will employment, discrimination investigations (including potential classes), and medical marijuana.

Date: Thursday, June 20, 2019
Time: 8:30 AM to 11:30 AM

Human Resources and Employment Law



For more information please contact:

Ron Burkhardt
Director of Business Outreach and Continuing Education
P: (856) 351-2608