The Fred R. Sheheen Non-Profit Leadership Institute
The Fred. R. Sheheen Non-Profit Leadership Institute is sponsored by Francis Marion University and The Darla Moore Foundation and provides non-profit leaders an opportunity to explore their leadership in a cohort setting. Non-profit leaders from across South Carolina spend time in monthly sessions, learning both time-tested and cutting edge strategies to lead their entity effectively while forming relations with others during the experience.
The NPLI consists of 12 sessions, held over six months. During this time, members will engage in such topics as Resource Management & Comprehensive Fund-Raising; Logic Modeling; Performance Measurement & Assessment; External Relations & Communication; Legal Issues; Budgetary and Financial Management; Board Relations, Governance, & Human Resources; Collaboration & Strategic Planning; Public Policy Issues; and Operational Initiatives.
All sessions are led by recognized experts in their field, including experienced non -profit leaders, seasoned university faculty members, and public officials. Sessions are highly interactive involving discussion and case studies.