Upcoming DCNP EventsInternship Host Site Orientation*
August 5, 2014, 9:00am - 11:00am
DeKalb County Community Foundation
Learn the basics of successfully hosting an intern at your organization. Information and training will be facilitated by NIU College of Liberal Arts & Sciences Internship Coordinator, Cathy Doederlein
The Essential Elements of a Great Nonprofit Board
August 21, 2014, 8:00-10:00am
Barsema Alumni and Vistor's Center, NIU
Presenter: Dr. Nancy Castle, Director and Professor NGOLD
Strategic Communications: Managing Your Message*
September 4, 2014, 4:30-6:00pm
DeKalb County Community Foundation, Freight Room
Presenter: John Butler, Chair of NIU Board of Trustees
NGOLD Breakfast Series
September 17th, October 15th, November 19th, December 10th, 8:30am
Northern Illinois University
Join us for another NGOLD Breakfast Series. Learn about and discuss different topics pertinent to nonprofit organizations. The December 10th session will be Capstone Project presentations by graduating Community Leadership and Civic Engagement students. More information on other topics to be announced.
October 8th, Times TBA
Sycamore History Museum
Invite a friend and join us to mingle with other DCNP members. Learn more about eachother and more about DCNP.
Give Local DeKalb County*
May 5, 2015
After the success of last year's Give Local DeKalb County, we are facilitating another online day of giving! More information coming soon.
*DCNP Members Only Event
Upcoming CLA Events
The Civic Leadership Academy (CLA) has a lot of great programs to offer this year!
Check out their brochure and don't forget to register for the following events:
Thursday, August 28, 2014 Prairie State College, Chicago Heights 8:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Leaders as Change Agents
Presented by John Newton
Thursday, September 11, 2014 Prairie State College, Chicago Heights 8:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Leadership for Elected Officials
Presented by Greg Smith & Thomas Melody, Klein, Thorpe, & Jenkins, Ltd.
Tuesday, September 23, 2014 Naperville, Full Day 8:30 AM - 3:30 PM
Strategic Planning - Issue Based and Directed
Presented by Tracy Rogers-Tryba and Sherrie Taylor, Center for Governmental Studies, Northern Illinois University
Tuesday, September 30, 2014 Naperville, Half Day 8:30 AM - 12:00 PM
But I'm Already Ethical…Why Do I Need To Attend a Workshop on Ethical Leadership?
Presented by Dr. William Mccoy, College of Business, Northern Illinois University