Nonprofit Alliance is dedicated to strengthening the leadership and organizational capacities of nonprofit organizations in Calhoun County.
- Special Event Marketing - From "Meh" to "Marvelous!" February 20, 2015
What makes people want to attend your event? How can you reach the right audience in a way that appeals to them and makes them want to come out to support your organization and cause? Come to this class to learn marketing tips and tactics that will make your next event a huge success!
- Basic Grant Proposals February 27, 2015
This class is open to all interested in learning the basics of developing a grant proposal to apply for funding for a nonprofit organization.
- The Three R’s of Volunteer Engagement: Recruitment, Recognition, and Reflection March 6, 2015
KCC and Hands on Battle Creek partner to provide this training that walks through three essential components for every organization to consider when engaging volunteers.
- Using Social Media Strategically March 13, 2015
Come to this class to see how KCC’s social media manager uses tools like Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, blogging, YouTube and some more guerilla techniques like Reddit and Imgur as part of an integrated strategy across multiple platforms.
- "We Did It!"- Boost Your Nonprofit’s Earned Revenue March 20, 2015
Nonprofit organizations are always searching for ways to diversity funding. Earned income should be a part of that mix.
Rob Collier, CEO of Council of Michigan Foundations and Brenda Hunt, CEO of Battle Creek Community Foundation exchange podium time at the 7th Annual Legislative Breakfast.
Published January 23, 2015
As NPA will be closing on March 31, 2015, all future nonprofit trainings will be offered through KCC's Lifelong Learning (LLL) department.
While you can still view all spring 2015 classes on NPA’s website, when registering you will be redirected to Lifelong Learning. You can also view trainings directly on LLL's website at http://www.kellogg.edu/community/lifelong/nonprofit/.
Published January 16, 2015
A new year is always a time to consider new directions and embrace the possibilities that come with change.
As we begin 2015, I wanted to reach out to let all of our friends in the nonprofit community know that the decision has been made to begin winding down NPA and its programming in preparation for ending operations by March 31, 2015.
For the next few months, my focus will be to wrap up current projects already in progress, transition projects in development to other areas of the co...
Learn how to establish a nonprofit organization, task by task. Offered in English and Spanish.
Find great examples of grant proposals and related documents.
Access various free and low-cost online classes and tutorials that focus on grant writing, fund development and working for a nonprofit organization.