Johnson Center Provides Workshops for National Junior Achievement Leadership Conference

The Johnson Center is providing four key workshops for the national Junior Achievement Leadership Conference to be held July 16-19, 2012 in downtown Grand Rapids, Mich. Activities will focus on leadership, innovation and impact. Workshops and presenters are:Understanding Today’s Donors: What Motivates Them to Give? Matthew DowneyEngaging and Retaining the New Volunteer: How

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Alliance for Nonprofit Management Conference August 8-10, 2012

By Matthew Downey, Nonprofit Services Program Director, downemat@gvsu.edu, twitter: @ matthewEdowney and Molly McLogan, Philanthropic and Nonprofit Services Program Assistant, npg-r1@gvsu.edu    The Johnson Center for Philanthropy is excited to partner with the Alliance for Nonprofit Management to host the annual Alliance for Nonprofit Management conference in Grand Rapids, Mich., on August

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Seeds for Success: Johnson-Cusack on Nonprofit Survival and Community Need

MLive reported about the inaugural Seeds for Success educational workshop for nonprofits introduced by Huntington Bank on Friday, June 8, 2012, at Grand Valley State University. Gloria Johnson-Cusack, executive director of Leadership 18, was the keynote speaker. “American communities are suffering,” said Johnson-Cusack. “There is greater need. It is an inevitable fact that

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