october, 2022

19oct9:30 am12:30 pmNonprofit Fundamentals: Facilitating Community Engagement & Collaboration (Oct. 19 & 20)


Event Details

*this is a two part workshop held online via Zoom, three hours each session to complete class, October 19 & 20; 9:30am – 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.

  • 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

This class is co-taught by Aisha Shepherd & Allison Sturtevant-Gilliam.

Cost per online class is $50. Classes are designed to be affordable and are free for organizations with a budget under $50K, contact us for details. Pathways is committed to making these courses accessible to all nonprofit leaders in WNC. If you would like to attend, but the cost is a barrier, please don’t hesitate to reach out to us at contact@nonprofitpathways.org. *we limit a maximum of 3 registrants per organization for each class.

Please let us know if you are in need of special accommodations for any of our classes by emailing us at contact@nonprofitpathways.org.

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