December 14, 2017

Productive Fundraising: Free Clarity Calls with Chad

Schedule a FREE twenty minute Clarity Call with Chad to discuss your organization's challenges. No purchase required, no hard sell -- just free advice & resources.
(limit 1 call per person/organization every 12 months)

November 7, 2017

Pennsylvania College of Art & Design 10th Annual Designathon

Pennsylvania College of Art & Design is once again hosting our annual Designathon and we are looking for non-profit organizations who may need logos, brochures, social media assets, etc., designed by PCA&D students (for free, although feeding the students is appreciated). Interested non-profits should download an application at and return it by January 12, 2018.

The 24-hour Designathon is an annual event held by the college's American Institute of Graphic Arts Student Chapter (AIGA) that provides professional-quality design services at no charge to area non-profits and to the community-at-large. Students at PCA&D who participate in the Designathon gain real-world experience in creating projects for clients under a tight, 24-hour deadline.

Event date: February 23rd 2018 at 6:00 PM to February 24th 2018

Address: 204 North Prince Street Lancaster, PA 17603

Any questions about the application and the process may be sent to Pam Barby, Chair of Graphic Design,

October 4, 2017

Super Charge Your Fundraising Appeal

Join Chad Barger, CFRE to review the best practices in writing effective fundraising appeal letters.

Chad will discuss the most current research from the field's top experts in nonprofit fundraising. You will review a real life fundraising appeal letter and improve it through an interactive process.

You will receive Chad's 14 point Keys to Super Charged Fundraising Appeals Guide - a great resource for super charging your organization's fundraising appeal!
Cost: $45

Wednesday,October 4, 2017 from 9-11AM

Dixon University Center, Harrisburg


Friday, October 20, 2017 from 9-11AM

Ware Center, Lancaster

September 14, 2017

Insight Marketing Conference

Insight Marketing Conference is devoted to providing nonprofit organizations with marketing insights that will maximize their day to day efforts. In addition to Keynote Speaker Ann Handley and fantastic breakout presentations, this year's conference features three notable speakers from nonprofit organizations with national and international reach.



Danielle Brigida, U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service: SOCIAL MEDIA: FROM THE TOP!

Insight is offering a 50% discount on tickets to members of our local nonprofit community. Take advantage of the expertise and education assembled for this event on September 14th in downtown Lancaster at the beautiful Ware Center!

Enter promo code nrninsight at checkout to save 50% on your ticket

September 7, 2017

NRN Training Needs Assessment

Investing in your people is key to their success. However, investing wisely is key to the success of your organization. We are pleased to provide The NRN Training Needs Assessment as a free data analysis tool to help guide your decisions on training and professional development opportunities.

The process:

1. Contact for NRN Training Needs Assessment. Please include your organization's name and survey end date in your request.

2. NRN will then provide a link for you to distribute to your team.

3. We will meet with you within 2 weeks of your survey close date to review your report.

Contact Hope Schmids (717) 871-7642 for more information.

June 8, 2017

Certified Public Manager Program

Leaders Wanted.

Millersville University's nationally accredited Certified Public Manager program will boost your career in the public and non-profit sectors.

Earn a nationally-recognized credential that will distinguish your professionalism

Increase your understanding of the unique characteristics in Pennsylvania's public sector

Network with other public and nonprofit sector employees

Next cohort launches July 20, 2017.

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Friday, February 23 – 24, 2018
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Pennsylvania College of Art & Design 10th Annual Designathon

Pennsylvania College of Art & Design is once again hosting our annual Designathon and we are looking for non-profit...