The Joy of the Sector

Date and Time: Wednesday, October 11, 2023 - 09:00 am to 04:00 pmLocation: Bucks County Community College - Newtown Campus - 275 Swamp Road, Newtown, PA 18940


Registration for this course is through Bucks County Community College. For more information visit their website -

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. 

Category: 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 11th, 2023

Location: Bucks County Community College

Address: 275 Swamp Road

Newtown, PA 18940

Fee $185


  • Jennifer Shropshire

    Jennifer Shropshire is a principal in Shropshire Nonprofit Consulting, LLC. Her practice areas are: strategic planning, fundraising, and board development.  Formerly, she was director of development for the Walnut Street Theatre. In addition to her consulting work with The Nonprofit Center, she has been a CLEAR Circle facilitator working with nonprofit executive directors. She holds an MBA from The Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania and a BS from the SUNY Oswego. Recently, she has started a solo practice as Shropshire Nonprofit Consulting LLC, continuing her focus on helping nonprofits navigate successfully within a changing landscape.