NACF is pleased to announce we are now accepting applications for our spring cycle. We will be awarding a total amount of $4000 among 3-4 organizations. Please visit the Grants tab for more information.
Nurturing Your Nonprofit: Empowering & Engaging
Your Nonprofit Board in Fundraising!
A nonprofit board is fiscally, legally, and morally responsible for its organization. Gary Kelsey will lead this 2-hour workshop exploring the role of the board in development (fundraising), with an emphasis on:
The goal of this session is to provide board members with the tools, information and support they need to maximize their comfort (and ability) to raise money for their organization!!!
Registering and paying in advance ensures your place and helps us with planning.
To register, follow this link to pay using PayPal. Then, email us with the name(s) of who will be attending the training: email@example.com.
Gary has 42 years of experience within the nonprofit, government and education sectors. Prior to beginning his consulting work, Gary held several staff positions within a variety of nonprofit organizations. As an organizational development consultant, Gary has provided nonprofit board development, program development, strategic planning, fundraising, collaboration, team-building, qualitative research, leadership coaching and other organizational development assistance and training to over 300 nonprofit, philanthropic, education and government organizations.
Dr. Kelsey is currently Senior Core Faculty and Residency Coordinator in the School of Public Policy and Administration at Walden University. Formerly, Gary was a Professor and Program Director of the MA in Philanthropy and Development Program at Saint Mary’s University of Minnesota. In the past, he has also taught courses and seminars at the University of St. Thomas, Concordia University and St. Cloud State University. Gary holds a B.A. Degree in Social Work from St. Cloud State University and an M.A. in Human and Health Service Administration from Saint Mary’s University of Minnesota. In 2001, Gary completed a Doctorate of Education in Leadership degree from Saint Mary’s University of Minnesota.
Founded in November of 2013, Northwest Alliance Community Foundation (NACF) is a regional, grass-roots organization made up of passionate volunteers from northern Polk and Burnett Counties in Wisconsin.
NACF empowers the people of our area by providing learning opportunities, building financial resources, meeting community needs, awarding nonprofit grants, and helping individuals and families to leave a legacy.
NACF is an affiliate of the St. Croix Valley Foundation. Follow the link to view the SCVF annual report: https://scvfoundation.org/news-events/publications-and-annual-reports/.