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Pam Confer

Pam Confer

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Life After AmeriCorps:
Nonprofits 101

Principle & Standard

9. Planning & Operations

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Course Description

What exactly are nonprofit organizations, and how do they work? Participants will learn the basics of how non-profits are formed, how they are funded, and how they function. Additionally, participants will meet an executive from a thriving non-profit in Mississippi and learn how that organization meets the needs of its clients.

Learning Objectives

Participants will be able to...

  • describe how nonprofits are formed.
  • explain how nonprofits are funded.
  • explain how nonprofits function.
  • engage with a nonprofit to gain knowledge of a day in the life of an executive.