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U.P. Noprofit Conference

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Presented by Grow & Lead: Community and Youth Development at Northern Center, Marquette MI

Oct 18 2018
U.P. Noprofit Conference

Keynote Speaker – Demarra Gardner

Demarra Gardner is principal and lead consultant of Change Agent Consulting (CAC) – an organizational development consulting company based in Kalamazoo that has been in operation since 2007. CAC is comprised of a dynamic team of consultants who provide organizational assessment, strategic & business planning, fund development, program development, leadership development, evaluation, coaching, start-up, and diversity/inclusion/equity services.

Case Studies in Nonprofit Best Practice

The Case Study activity will be a time of learning together and sharing our

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Grow & Lead Member – $85

General Admission – $115

Contact: 906-228-8919



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Keep networking with dinner and a movie at the Closing Reception! We’re still finalizing plans, but count on a food voucher, networking and fun with local nonprofit Fresh Coast Film Festival. One of our nonprofit colleagues, U.P. Land Conservancy, will be showcasing their film! Bring warm clothing, as the films will be shown outside under the Marquette Commons canopy. View Event Details

There will be a reflection breakfast on Friday, October 19 from 7:30 -9 a.m. This facilitated workshop will help conference attendees define a change they want to make in their organization based on what was learned at Thursday’s conference. Attendees will be treated to breakfast and a beverage of their choice off of the Velodrome Coffee Cart. Limited to 30 attendees. Additional $15 registration required.

* Event durations (if noted) are approximate. Please check with the presenting organization or venue to confirm start times and duration.


Northern Center

1401 Presque Isle, Marquette, MI 49855

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