The Foundation for Delaware County is excited to partner with The Nonprofit Center at LaSalle University’s School of Business to offer a Delaware County certification program to nonprofits.

The foundation is seeking to continue its impact by supporting the professional development needs of nonprofit leaders and staff by providing high quality capacity-building opportunities locally in the county. The Foundation for Delaware County’s Certificate in Nonprofit Management course will launch virtually in October 2020, and interested participants should plan to attend 10 six-hour (9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.) virtual sessions in order to complete the certification. The sessions and dates in this specialized certificate program issued by The Nonprofit Center at LaSalle University include:

Course Dates and Workshop Titles:

10/30/20    Effective Communication to Build Relationships, Engagement and Understanding

11/13/20     The Art of Persuasive Nonprofit Story-Telling

12/4/20       Diversity in the Workforce

1/15/21        Building a Successful Marketing Program

2/19/21       Creating a Comprehensive and Strategic Approach to Digital Media

3/10/21       Keys to Successful Strategic Planning

4/16/21       Fundamentals of Human Resources

5/14/21       What Makes a Superior Leader; Creating and Mastering a Successful Leadership Style

6/11/21        How to be the Boss You Wish You’d Had

TBD              Creating Successful Individual and Major Donor Campaigns

Sign-up and Fees:

The costs for the program are as follows: $100 for organizations with a budget under $1,000,000, $200 for organizations with a budget between $1,000,000 – $5,000,000, $300 for organizations with a budget between $5,000,000 – $10,000,000, $350 for organizations with a budget over $10,000,000.

For more information and to sign-up, please contact Katie Kenyon at or by phone at 610.619.6112. Please note sign-up is first come, first served and the class capacity is 20 people.