Our mission is to strengthen the capacity of nonprofits to serve the people and communities of Mississippi. For the thousands of nonprofit organizations across the state, the Center is the primary source of management training, technical information, advice, answers, coaching and connection to vital resources.
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The Mississippi Center for Nonprofits has published our 2014 Fall & Winter Workshop Calendar in Digital Format. Check out many new opportunities near you for increasing your skills and knowledge in nonprofit management.
The Nonprofit Policy Toolkit has 34 pages of sample organizational policies, personnel and volunteer policies, and sample policies for your board of directors. This toolkit is available for members only and it includes financial policies and procedures as well as a personnel handbook in addition...
Mississippi Center for Nonprofit's exceptional certification program is developed for board members, directors, nonprofit staff, and volunteers to learn nationally recognized nonprofit management best practices in a two-day series of workshops in an interactive learning environment. Organizations can receive certification by enrolling an executive director, a board officer, and a board member into the program and completing a peer review process with a Center Consultant. Consulting hours are included as a part of the organizational certification package. Individuals will receive EIA certification upon completion of the two-day "Boot Camp" style workshops.
This comprehensive course will show you the essential components of the grant proposal writing process, allowing you to write persuasive grants and secure resources for your organization. You will learn how to conduct grants research, develop a needs statement, create a budget and assemble the proposal package.
Learn how to get your board, staff and other stakeholders fired up! for fundraising. Learn to diversify your fundraising efforts in order to create sustainable funding for your organization. Learn the components of a development plan and take the initial steps to create a plan for your agency in this interactive workshop.