Capacity Building Opportunities
A key element of our work is addressing the needs of local nonprofits. We partner to offer opportunities throughout the year to build capacity within the nonprofit sector.
Just Do It! Fundraising Institute
A partnership between United Way of Alamance County, Impact Alamance and Elon University, a competitive application process will identify ten Alamance County non-profit organization directors and their board chairs (or most relevant board position) to participate in training sessions: Board’s Role in Fundraising; Organizational Messaging; Planned Giving for the Small Nonprofit; Partnering with Other Organizations/Crafting Your Plan; Individual Presentations and Feedback. Attendance at each session is required to receive full benefits of the institute. Benefits include free training and a financial stipend to execute a fundraising plan, upon successful completion of the program.
This opportunity has closed, final reports are due.
In partnership with Impact Alamance, a competitive application process will identify non-profit and government directors to participate in a series that includes: 1 full-day training, 7 half-day trainings (4 hours each, morning until lunch), 3 one-hour individual coaching session, as well as a graduation event: Exploring Leadership; Communicating Like a Leader; Getting (the right) Things Done; Preventing and Managing Conflict; Delegating for Results; Navigating Change; Making Wise Decisions; Growing Your Influence; Building a Team/Graduation of Cohort. The program provides a solid foundation of leadership essentials through classroom training, individual development plans, self-discovery, practical application, and personal coaching. Attendance at each session is required to receive full benefits of the institute. Benefits include free training and a financial stipend for additional leadership training, upon successful completion of the program.
- 2018-2019: Class members are currently being selected.
- 2017-2018: Graduates should select a training or course by September 30, 2018 and request the financial stipend by December 31, 2018 using the United Way grant software, log-in button above.
- 2016-2017: Closed