Thursday, October 27, 2011

Communiversity Session: Evaluating Nonprofit Programs

Register now for this special Communiversity session presented by the UW Center for Nonprofits:

Evaluating Nonprofit Programs: The Case of a Community Partnership"
with UW Associate Professor Lori Bakken and collaborators, Hugh Meyers and Cathy Couture of Orion Family Services

Wednesday, November 9, 2011
Presentation 5:00 – 6:00 pm with networking reception to follow

1800 Engineering Hall, 1415 Engineering Drive, UW-Madison Campus
Parking Available in Lot 17 next to Engineering Hall

Evaluating the effectiveness of nonprofit programs is a critical element of continuous planning efforts. This
session will share details of how UW faculty and students worked with principals of Orion Family Services on
evaluating their “Parent Skill Builders” program. Participants will hear about how this collaborative
community/academic partnership worked and details of the value derived from it. This session will also
explore how similar evaluation projects can impact future funding and program decisions.

Registration is free and open to the public.
Register by pressing Ctrl and clicking on this site:
Or by emailing Katherine Sydor at

This UW Center for Nonprofits Communiversity Sessions receive generous support for this series from the
Oscar Rennebohm Foundation, Alliant Energy Foundation, and the Brittingham Fund, Inc.

Monday, October 17, 2011

Grant Links, October 17, 2011

UW-Madison:  College of Letters & Sciences - Ralph B. Abrams Scholarship (Undergraduates)

Beloit, WI:  Ambassador Club to give grants (Nonprofit Organizations)

Langlade, Lincoln, Marathon, Portage, Taylor,Wood, and western Shawano Counties, WI:  Komen affiliate to offer grants (Nonprofit Organizations, Governmental Agencies and Educational Institutions)

WI:  Department of Health Services - Procurement and Grant Opportunities (Varies)

WI:  Department of Natural Resources - Funding Sources Water and Wastewater (Varies)

WI:  Wisconsin Department of Tourism Grants