SRU to host nonprofit ‘boot camp’ June 7


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May 30, 2019

SLIPPERY ROCK, Pa. — Slippery Rock University and the Alliance for Nonprofit Resources will host a Nonprofit Leadership Boot Camp from 8:15 a.m. to 4 p.m., June 7 in the Advanced Technology and Science Hall.

The ANR, located in Butler, works to provide a full range of high quality and affordable administrative services to nonprofit agencies of all sizes.

The Nonprofit Leadership Boot Camp is a workshop-based event for all levels of leadership, including volunteers, board members, employees and other nonprofit professionals.

The event will feature eight tracks and more than 25 workshops on a variety of topics including:

• Management and decision-making.
• Infrastructure.
• Human resources.
• Governance.
• Grants and funding.
• Marketing.
• Nonprofit start-up.
• Self-care.

Keynote speakers will include SRU President William Behre, who will speak on making difficult decisions in organizations, and Eric Walker, a Marine Corps. veteran who works with the Butler VA Health Care System.

Registration for the event is $50 per person, with a $5 discount for multiple attendees from the same agency, and $30 per student, with a $5 discount for SRU students.

Proceeds from the event will support SRU's Student Nonprofit Alliance Scholarship and Professional Development Fund.

There are also additional registration options for exhibitors and sponsors.

MEDIA CONTACT: Megan Bush | 724.738.2091 |