Session Information


Classes take place at the
University of Georgia’s J.W. Fanning Institute for Leadership Development





The cost for the week is $3,000 and includes all classes, materials, lodging and most meals. Payment of tuition is due upon acceptance to guarantee participation.

Applications received before the PRIORITY DEADLINE of October 1, 2019 will receive notification of acceptance within 2 weeks of submission.

Applications received after the priority deadline, but by the FINAL DEADLINE of November 15, 2019 will receive notification of acceptance by December 1, 2019.

Workshops are facilitated by leading faculty from across the country.


  • Sunday – Opening session: Understanding the nonprofit environment
  • Monday – Strategic leadership in the nonprofit sector
  • Tuesday – Stewardship: Governance and financial leadership
  • Wednesday – Resource development strategies; Nonprofit leadership circle
  • Thursday – Effective personal leadership: Ethical leadership and nonprofit leadership
  • Friday – Closing session: Tying it all together and graduation

2019 Faculty, Keynotes, and Presenters