Congratulations to the newest graduates of the Center for Nonprofit Management’s Certificate Programs!
Participants in the Outcomes-Based Program Evaluation Certificate program completed more than 27 hours of training in Outcomes-Based Program Evaluation, including in-depth exercises in developing their own Theory of Change, Program Logic Model, Outcome Indicators, Data Collection Plan, and Program Evaluation Framework for a program within their organization. In addition to designing their own Program Evaluation Model, each participant presented their model for class feedback in the final class session.
Spring 2014 CNM Outcomes-Based Program Evaluation Certificate Graduates are (from Left to Right):
Rachel Leventon (Instructor)
Rebecca Cox, Tarrant County Homeless Coalition
Cathy Neece Brown, James L. West Alzheimer’s Center
Shellie Richard,Thomas, Communities In Schools Dallas Region, Inc.*
Chris Robey, Teen Lifeline, Inc.
Carolyn Curry, Tarrant County Homeless Coalition
Mark Mullaney, United Way of Metropolitan Dallas
Alisha Robertson, Friends of Wednesday’s Child
Chrisanne Christensen, Independent Consultant
Rebecca Orozco, Smith Public Library
Sarah Hysaw, Heart of a Warrior Charitable Foundation
Lydia Connor, Children’s Advocacy Center of Collin County
Teresa Washington, Wesley Mission Center
*Recipient of CNM 2013-2014 Nonprofit of the Year
CNM also held a graduation ceremony for the participants in the Nonprofit Marketing Certificate taught by Vin Hoey. Participants completed marketing plans for their respective organizations which included specific strategies and tactics to guide their marketing efforts. Throughout the semester participants were taught to better understand branding, positioning, market research, social media, PR, marketing communications, budgeting, and the most effective measurement tools to evaluate and improve marketing efforts.
Spring 2014 CNM Nonprofit Marketing Certificate Graduates
In April, CNM celebrated the accomplishments of the Nonprofit Management Certificate participants with a graduation ceremony. By completing THE professional credential for nonprofit professionals in North Texas, participants learned best practices in the seven key areas of operating a successful nonprofit organization.
Spring 2014 CNM Nonprofit Management Certificate Graduates are:
Irish Burch, Dallas Children's Advocacy Center
Barbara Churchman, M.B & Edna Zqale Foundation
Paula Heybach, Camp Summit
Rebecca Laharia, Center for Nonprofit Management
Mark Porter, Harmony Community Development Corp
Akilah Wallace, Dallas Women's Foundation
Jacqueline West, Community Council of Greater Dallas