Nourishing Tomorrow’s Leaders – Application Now Open For 2018 Leadership Training Program

(Syracuse, NY) A local partnership has announced that the link to apply for the very popular Nourishing Tomorrow’s Leaders program is now live. NTL focuses on leadership development through nonprofit board service. The 9-week course begins March 28 and is offered each Wednesday night through May 24 (no class 4/25) with graduation on May 30th. Classes run from 5:30 pm to 8:00 pm at the CNY Philanthropy Center and a light meal is provided. The cost is $50 with scholarships available. Applications may be completed through this link The deadline is March 5th.


The sessions will take place on Wednesdays:

Topics include the following:
Week 1 March 28th 2018 How Boards Add Value
Week 2 April 4th 2018 ABC’s of Boardsmenship
Week 3 April 11th, 2018 Group Dynamics
Week 4 April 18th, 2018 Planting a Tree of Diversity
Week 5 May 2nd, 2018 Lifecycles of a Nonprofit
Week 6 May 9th, 2018 Collaborations & Conflict Resolution
Week 7 May 16th, 2018 How to work the room – Networking
Week 8 May 23rd, 2018 Making the connection
Week 9 May 30th, 2018 Graduation – Celebration

The purpose of NTL is to increase inclusiveness and diversity on non-profit boards; increase the pool of effective board members; enhance the pool of new leaders in the community; educate and inspire those who participate and provide quality training to individuals in the community. NTL is designed and co-sponsored by the Gifford Foundation, the Central New York Community Foundation, Leadership Greater Syracuse, the Human Services Leadership Council and City of Syracuse residents.

For further information, or for a hard copy of the application, please contact Sheena Solomon at the Gifford Foundation.