Strategic Planning: Critical Tool for Nonprofit Organizations
Start Date/Time:
Thursday, January 9, 2020 9:00 AM
End Date/Time:
Thursday, January 9, 2020 3:00 PM
Recurring Event:
One time event
Normal Priority
San Antonio Area Foundation

Learning Objectives: 

  • To learn the role of Strategic Planning in a nonprofit organization,
  • To understand the benefits and limitations of a Strategic Planning process,
  • To highlights the components of a Strategic Plan,
  • To discuss the types of facilitation skills needed, and 
  • To learn how to make the Strategic Plan a guiding document for your nonprofit organization.

Who should take this class?
Board members, Executive Directors, managers, and supervisors.

This workshop is included in our Nonprofit Management Certification series and fulfills six hours in the Organizational Management competency area.

Cost:  $100.00

REFUND/CREDIT POLICY: The San Antonio Area Foundation has a no refund policy. If a workshop and/or class has been unexpectedly cancelled and/or postponed by the Area Foundation, a refund or credit towards another workshop and/or class will be issued. If a registrant is unable to attend a workshop and/or class, a substitute may be sent or a credit may be issued. No credits will be given for cancellations received less than 48 hours before a workshop.  


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Meet our Presenter:

Rose Mary Fry is a native of Ohio and she received an undergraduate degree in Elementary Education from Ohio Dominican College and a graduate degree in Staff and Organizational Development from Ohio State University in Columbus, Ohio.  She has thirty-five years experience in the education, nonprofit, and for profit sectors.  Since September, 2010, she has worked as a nonprofit consultant focusing on training and consulting services to new and established nonprofit organizations. Her previous position was as founding Executive Director of the Texas Nonprofit Management Assistance Network, a 501(c)(3) organization that helped identify and meet the needs of Texas nonprofits through work with nonprofit resource centers and academic providers in Texas. Previously, she was Executive Director of the Nonprofit Resource Center of Texas in San Antonio, the oldest resource center in the state.

Rose Mary's special interests are organizational change, the intersection of the nonprofit and for profit worlds, and facilitation of small and large group meetings.  She has been involved in the nonprofit sector as a volunteer for approximately thirty-three years with particular interest in the arts, education, and women and children’s issues.  She was the first Licensed Consultant for the Standards for Excellence program in Texas, and she is the only Licensed Consultant with this credential in the state.

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