Galesburg Community Foundation is offering seven sessions of dynamic leadership and vision-driven trainings for local nonprofits beginning in August and running through October. Sessions are for any nonprofit serving Knox and Warren Counties and open to nonprofit staff, board members and key stakeholders.

Session topics will include and expand upon effective leadership, innovation, crisis leadership, collaboration and mergers and more. For course outlines, click here.

The seven sessions, totaling 18 hours of dynamic virtual training will be presented by nonprofit industry leaders including Bill Stanczykiewicz, a member of the Indiana University Purdue University at Indianapolis (IUPUI) Lilly School of Philanthropy faculty and Lara Jukubowski, a senior consultant with LaPiana Consulting, a national consulting firm recognized for cutting edge thinking related to governance, strategy, business planning and strategic alliances.

Deadline to register and pay is Tuesday, August 4.

Dates for the seven sessions include:
Thursday, August 6 from 1:00- 4:00 pm
Thursday, August 20 1:00- 4:00 pm
Tuesday, August 25 from 9:00- 11:00 am
Thursday, September 3 from 1:00- 4:00 pm
Thursday, September 10 from 9:00- 11:00 am
Thursday, September 17 from 1:00- 4:00 pm
Thursday, October 1 from 1:00- 4:00 pm

For a list of frequently asked questions, click here.

To reserve seats for your nonprofit, click here.

For questions contact Tiffany Springer at 309.344.8898 or

Nonprofits need self-care, the opportunity to challenge themselves and the space for creativity and innovation to allow the good things we’ve experienced during COVID-19 to continue. That’s why we’re offering this exciting opportunity with top-notch faculty at a very reasonable price to make it as accessible as possible.”