Intro to the Nonprofit Sector
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Goals: This course includes an introduction to management and leadership in the nonprofit sector, investigating the critical history of nonprofits as part of our American heritage. Content: Concepts of public good, volunteerism, service and servant leadership, organizational structure, mission and management philosophy, the role of philanthropy, reasons for giving, ethics, and organizational development. The course will combine a review of texts, student research, expert guest lecturers, workshops and student presentations. Credits: 4
Scheibel, James, "NPFT1010-01.Intro to the Nonprofit Sector.F15.Scheibel,James" (2015). Historic Syllabi -- full text access limited to internal Hamline administrative staff only. 1066.