Programs

Programs

Leadership Forum

Convenes executive directors, senior staff and board members to discuss emerging issues and to learn from each other. These events are free to Fox Valley nonprofits or for a small free for nonprofits outside of our service area.

They are held quarterly on various dates via virtual webinars. Relevant topics include finance, fundraising, human resources, board development, personal leadership and more.

Staff and board members with a nonprofit whose EIN with the IRS is within the Community Foundation for the Fox Valley Region service area receive free access to online nonprofit resources at NonprofitNext Fox Valley. It’s free to register and the users of this site receive invitations to our other training events.

Leadership Institute

The Leadership Institute offers educational modules on critical leadership, management, technical and governance topics and the opportunity to earn a Nonprofit Management Certificate. The Institute runs annually from May through April of the following year. 

Applications now open for the May 2021 – April 2022 session.

 

Board Effectiveness

The Board Effectiveness activities includes resources, tools and training for those involved in board service.

Board members with a nonprofit whose EIN with the IRS is within the Community Foundation for the Fox Valley Region service area receive free access to online board governance resources at NonprofitNext Fox Valley. It’s free to register and the users of this site receive invitations to our board training events.

Our new Board Academy program is accepting applicants to a waiting list.

 

Board CONNECT

Is board service the missing piece of your community involvement? Would you like to build your critical thinking and collaboration skills? Join a nonprofit board or committee!

To learn about board, committee or task force service to our local community, visit BOARD CONNECT Online.