How to Tell Your Story to Maximize Impact

Online MI

Help you identify your organization's best story and explore ways to share it with your donors and stakeholders to drive your mission forward.

Financial Analysis in Grantmaking

Online MI

Learn how to conduct a thorough, effective analysis of your organizational and programmatic financial information to improve funding decisions.

Nonprofit Board Certification

Online MI

The Johnson Center's Nonprofit Board Certification program offers guidance for those serving or planning to serve on nonprofit boards.

Your Personal Wellness Revolution

Online MI

In this workshop, participants will dive into what it takes to lead a personal wellness revolution. Whether you're well practiced in self-care or struggling to stay afloat, you'll benefit from engaging in this interactive learning experience and will walk away with helpful strategies to be your best self.

Tools for Triage: Advancing Mission During Crisis

Online MI

We're online! This workshop will be presented online through Zoom. All registrants will receive the access link and password via email the day before the event. As a nonprofit practitioner,…

Grantwriting for Success

Online MI

We're online! This workshop will be presented online through Zoom. All registrants will receive the access link and password via email the day before the event. Join other grantseekers and…

Nonprofit Board Certification

Online MI

We're online! This workshop will be presented online through Zoom. All registrants will receive the access link and password via email the day before the event. The Johnson Center's Nonprofit…

Lunch with the Johnson Center

Online MI

Series Description As nonprofit organizations make their way back into office and program spaces, questions abound. The Johnson Center is here to offer support and insights for nonprofit leaders as…

Designing Metrics for Program Evaluation

Online MI

We're online! This workshop will be presented online through Zoom. All registrants will receive the access link and password via email the day before the event. You know that your…

How to Tell Your Story to Maximize Impact

Online MI

We're online! This workshop will be presented online through Zoom. All registrants will receive the access link and password via email the day before the event. Sharing a relevant, meaningful…

Fundraising for Sustainability

Online MI

We're online! This workshop will be presented online through Zoom. All registrants will receive the access link and password via email the day before the event. In 2020, fundraising shifted…

Nonprofit Advocacy: Do’s and Don’ts From a Longtime Lansing Observer

Dorothy A. Johnson Center for Philanthropy 201 Front Ave SW, Suite 200, Grand Rapids

Nonprofit Advocacy: Do’s and Don’ts From a Longtime Lansing Observer Part of the Johnson Center's free Brown Bag Lunch & Learn series Legislators don’t bite… often. But if you are…

What If We Ignore the Goals? Nonprofit Organizations & Goal-Free Evaluation

Dorothy A. Johnson Center for Philanthropy 201 Front Ave SW, Suite 200, Grand Rapids

What If We Ignore the Goals? Nonprofit Organizations & Goal-Free Evaluation Part of the Johnson Center's free Brown Bag Lunch & Learn series Designed for nonprofit practitioners, this presentation led by Dr. Youkers will describe philosophical and practical concerns with assessing programs and services according to predetermined goals and objectives; and then introduces goal-free evaluation…