You want to create a learning program that is strategic and has an impact. You want to lead people to make a change. You want that change to stick over time. You need help at the intersection of learning and nonprofit leadership.
About Nancy Bacon
Nancy strengthens organizations through learning and leadership.
Nancy stands with one foot in learning and one in nonprofit leadership, forging new ways for organizations working for the greater good to achieve their goals. She works with individuals, organizations, agencies, and associations to help them be strategic, focused, and effective. More about Nancy
Nancy has been leading learning programs since 1997.
Nancy understands that learning begins with leadership. She builds learning strategies to help you achieve the goals you have for your organization and sector. She is a speaker and sector influencer focused on expanding the role that learning plays in the nonprofit sector.
Nancy is a teacher, trainer, and instructional designer for learning that happens both in classrooms and online. She develops learning tools that make sure people can take action. Nancy produces learningful conferences and and leads regular “train the trainer” programs for public sector educators.
Nancy specializes in helping boards and volunteers learn within their organizations and communities. She takes a strength-based approach to celebrate the what is working within small, grassroots organizations. She regularly speaks about the power of nonprofits.
Some of Nancy’s resources include:
Nancy blogs to learn and share ideas.
12 days of a learning Christmas.
Two years ago, my family bought land north of the city. Laboring with hand tools quickly proved futile, so we acquired a tractor. The tractor’s job is to push dirt around to flatten the land for a future orchard. The challenge is that the dirt is filled with large rocks, glacial erratic boulders to beContinue reading “Push less dirt, Lift more rocks”
Finance Unlocked for Nonprofits (FUN) launched five years ago this week at the Washington State Nonprofit Conference. We shared the five buckets of basic nonprofit knowledge every board members should know: how to read a Balance sheet and Income statement, the IRS Form 990, Giving, and Oversight. The buckets spell BINGO, and yes—we played. FUNContinue reading “Five Years Later: Lessons from FUN”
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