WHAT WE DO
Building stronger, more effective nonprofits.
We connect nonprofits to the training and resources they need to be stronger and more effective. Whether you're finding candidates with our Job Board, scoring better deals with member discounts or honing your skills in one of our classes, the Nonprofit Center is here to help you build the capacity of your organization to effectively deliver on its mission.
Explore our classes.
Investing in professional development doesn't have to be expensive or time consuming. We offer courses in financial management, communications, fundraising, communications, leadership and much more.
Whether you're looking for a one-time class or an entire skill-building series or certification, the Nonprofit Center's classes are a perfect fit for busy nonprofit professionals.
NPC Building for Sale
The Nonprofit Center is pleased to announce that as part of our restructuring, our building on 2819 W Highland Blvd. is for sale. For more information, please contact Interim Executive Director, Jan Buchler.
THIS WEEK AT NPC
Supervisors Leaders Circle Starts Next Week
Offered in Six Sessions | Wednesdays - 9:30-11:00 a.m.
Is it true that people leave managers, not nonprofits? Keeping nonprofit employees engaged can be challenging - the Supervisors Leaders Circle might be just the thing to help. This network of nonprofit supervisors meet for peer-to-peer problem solving and learning in a supportive, confidential environment.
Facilitator: Mary Voelker, Ph.D., SPHR, Consulting on Change
Mary I. Voelker is a management consultant focusing on change initiatives that promote individual, team, and organizational performance. She has a Ph.D. in organization development from Marquette University and is the principal in her business, Consulting on Change. Mary consults in the areas of performance management, team building, leadership development, strategic planning, structural design, and organizational culture; she also serves as an adjunct faculty member in the Graduate School of Management at Marquette University.
Youth Summer of Service Flyer
Summer is just around the corner and nonprofit agencies are in need of volunteers. Many agencies welcome the enthusiastic, youthful energy that teens and kids bring while volunteering in our community.
The Youth Summer of Service flyer contains approximately 90 volunteer opportunities for youth, ages 12-17. These opportunities are not only for youth, adults are welcome to volunteer as well. Many opportunities are also family friendly.
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Katie Sanders Shares Advice to Women in Milwaukee Nonprofits
What does it take to succeed as a woman leading a nonprofit organization in Milwaukee? Just ask Katie Sanders, a Sherman Park native who recently received a 2018 Driven to Achieve Award from the Donald Driver Foundation in recognition of her community leadership. Since 2014, she has been executive director of Safe & Sound—a Milwaukee nonprofit organization that is spearheading efforts to build safe and empowered neighborhoods by uniting residents, youth, law enforcement, and community resources.
We interviewed Sanders on her work in the sector, and she provided some advice to women aspiring to be nonprofit leaders like her. Read more >>
Tell Us Your Story!
We share stories of hope, strength, and inspiration from the nonprofit sector. We’d love to learn more about what’s inspired and strengthened you! Read some of our Nonprofit Stories of Impact on our blog.
Jobs & Volunteers
Have a question about starting or growing your nonprofit? Use the search box below or send us an email.