The Language of Nonprofits

Free workshop

Discover the basic concepts and language of the nonprofit sector. Discuss characteristics that define a nonprofit organization. Learn commonly used terminology and ideas. NOTE: Free workshops do not count toward Governmental Affairs certificates.

This course can be applied to the Professional Certificate in Nonprofit Management.


This free workshop is offered to you as a preliminary step to increase your awareness of the nonprofit sector. While it is not a required workshop to complete the certificate, it provides you with an overview of the language of nonprofits.

All sessions are Face-to-Face unless otherwise noted.

Thu., Sept. 3


Location: UWM School of Continuing Education

Instructor: Contessa Cole

Fee: Free

Enrollment Limit: 20

Program Number: 7360-8130

Registration Deadline: Tue., Sept. 1

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