Who We Are
At The Nonprofit Center at La Salle University, we are in the business of nonprofits. Our name isn’t just who we are, it’s what we do.
With more than 30 years of experience at the forefront in helping organizations throughout the Delaware Valley strengthen themselves, their boards and their staffs, we recognize that all nonprofits — no matter how admirable their mission — must be able to implement and maintain strong business practices in order to compete in today’s competitive and complex world. We are called a management service organization, providing services to nonprofits that are grounded in best practices in nonprofit management, governance and operation.
What We Do
Because we know nonprofits, we know your needs and limitations. We offer an expanse of programs and services to fit your budget, schedule, expectations, and most importantly your goals. These range from full-day stand-alone classes to intensive educational opportunities for entry level through experienced professional. From expert consulting to on-site group training. the ultimate goal is to strengthen the capacity of nonprofit organizations in the Greater Philadelphia, South Jersey, Northern Delaware region, so that they will be stronger and better able to survive and thrive in an increasingly competitive environment.
How We Can Help
The Nonprofit Center combines both an in-house team of experts in a wide range of issues with a diverse corps of professional consultants and instructors whose collective expertise gives us the broadest range possible in the scope of services that we offer.
Others may mimic our values, but none offer the depth and the diversity, within a nonprofit framework.
Because we know nonprofits, our areas of expertise are your areas of interest, from core skills to cutting edge innovation, including:
- Leadership development for board members, executive directors and emerging leaders
- Education and on-site training programs in administration, fundraising, human resources, financial management, strategic planning, evaluation, marketing and more
- Expert consulting to provide guidance for special projects, challenges, new directions or planning processes, developed within the confines of the nonprofit budget
- A Membership program that makes connections — to resources, information, opportunities and discounts that will help move your organization from just talking about change to making it
- Find Nonprofit Jobs website to connect the right people with the right positions, including the unique opportunity to post interest in, and openings for board members and other volunteers
Explore what The Nonprofit Center can do to make your organization more efficient; to make your board experience more meaningful; to make your staff more knowledgeable; to make your nonprofit more able to withstand financial, administrative and resource challenges. As the vanguard of the nonprofit sector in the Greater Philadelphia region, connecting to The Nonprofit Center can change the way your nonprofit does business.