Executive Director Academy

The Executive Director Academy is a nine-month training designed to build the leadership capacity of the local nonprofit sector by providing a unique opportunity for executive directors to gain world-class leadership and coaching skills. The program matches participants with professional executive coaches and provides a collaboratively designed curriculum to meet the specific needs of the class.

Roundtables and Workshops

The Consortium offers several Workshops and a series of Roundtables throughout the year.  Past workshops have included topics such as customer service, program evaluation and grant writing. Monthly Tech Thursday events are also held on timely topics regarding technology and social media. The Consortium also offers a Financial Roundtable series as well as monthly Roundtables for Executive Directors and Board  Chairs of Nonprofits.

Board Development Academy

The Board Development Academy is designed to meet the needs of local nonprofit board members – new, prospective, and existing members – and maximize their impact in serving our community. Participants in the eight-session program focus on specific topics related to board service, instruction which can be put to immediate use.

Sessions are typically offered twice a year  – once in the fall and once in the spring.

Nonprofit Management Institute

The Nonprofit Management Institute is an educational and training program designed to meet the professional development needs of local nonprofit professionals and maximize their impact in serving our community. Participants in this six-month program will focus on specific topics in nonprofit management and organizational development, which may be put to immediate use.

GNPC Annual Awards

GNPC presents two annual awards at our Annual Celebration of Nonprofits, The Consortium Service Award and the Nonprofit of the Year Award.