Learning opportunities designed to develop skills, practices, and behaviors which best prepare people working in the social sector for success.
In the fall of 2020, HBI joined into a training partnership with Candid.org, home to GuideStar, the Foundation Center, and former GrantSpace (now Candid Learning).
As a new member of the Funding Information Network, HBI & UWM have the combined goal of providing nonprofits throughout Wisconsin access to the Foundation Directory Online, further skills-building professional development opportunities, and additional capacity-building resources. Additionally, UWM faculty and staff are developing a number of online workshops on a variety of topics focusing on hard skills useful to nonprofit boards, leaders, and staff.
Some Academy offerings will require a small fee to participate, while others will be available free of charge.
Financial policies clarify roles, authority, & responsibilities for financial management decisions.
Nonprofits thrive when they have strong, diverse sources of funding & support.
Learn the characteristics of effective nonprofits and assess your readiness.