november, 2021

10nov9:30 am12:30 pmNonprofit Fundamentals: Facilitating Community Engagement & Collaboration (Nov. 10 & 11)


Event Details

*this is a two part workshop, three hours each session to complete class, November 10 & 11; 9:30 am – 12:30 pm.  Click here to register.

Centering the voices of those most impacted is crucial for all organizations to create sustainable, equitable, and
meaningful work. Engaging the community requires extending the table and ensuring seats to those whose perspective
and wisdom will provide an understanding of community priorities and aspirations. This workshop will provide the space
to explore community engagement beyond the checkbox by offering a real, practical framework and tools to partner
effectively with the community.  This class is co-taught by Aisha Shepherd and Allison Sturtevant-Gilliam.
• Define “community engagement”
• Name different methods for engaging the community
• Discuss the barriers that are often present engaging the community
• Outline actionable steps specific to engaging your community

Cost per class: $50 (online). *classes are designed to be affordable and are free for organizations with a budget under $50K. Contact us for details.

Please let us know if you are in need of special accommodations for any of our classes by emailing us at

The Nonprofit Fundamentals Certificate Program courses are offered to nonprofit organizations based in the 18 counties of western North Carolina. Please do not register for classes if you do not meet this criteria. Thank you.


(Wednesday) 9:30 am - 12:30 pm


Online workshop