The Joy of the Sector

Date and Time: Tuesday, October 3, 2023 - 09:00 am to 04:00 pmLocation: Regional Foundation Center - Parkway Central Library, Ground Floor, BRIC


Registration for this course is closed. Please contact us at [email protected] to inquire about any remaining spaces or to be placed on a waiting list.

Welcome to the nonprofit sector! Our sector shapes the fabric of every community, transforms regions, and connects movements on a national and international level. Through this course, paid professionals and volunteers who are new to the sector (or entertaining a move) will be introduced to the core functions of mission-based organizations. Participants will start to discover where their affinities might lie and, potentially, where they can lend their talents to enrich people and communities. 

SKU: N/A Category: Tag: Audience: Newer executive directors, mid-level to senior managers, board members, those new to the sector and interested in working in management positions Certificate Programs: Nonprofit Management

Event Location

Date: October 03rd, 2023

Location: Regional Foundation Center

Address: Parkway Central Library, Ground Floor, BRIC 1901 Vine Street

Philadelphia, PA 19103

Member $155
Non-Member $185


  • Christopher Barrett Politan

    Christopher Barrett Politan is the principal of Give, Get, Grow – a Philanthropic Advisory and nonprofit consulting firm. His client focus has traditionally been within organizations working on cultural, LGBTQ+, environmental, and health concerns. An experienced strategist, advisor, and management consultant, Christopher has worked with organizations and individuals throughout the nonprofit sector across the United States.

    Christopher is passionate about the work of nonprofits as agents for change. His work has allowed him to collaborate with tremendous thought leaders within the community from across the country. This work is rooted in change management; providing organizations with the tools and strategy to