Education Opportunities

G.R.O.W. (Growing Roots of Wisdom) is the umbrella of all of our non-profit educational opportunities. Whether you are looking for leadership training in the non-profit field or developing yourself or looking for opportunities to further develop your organization – G.R.O.W. has something for you. Take a look at our programs and upcoming events and see how you can engage in one or more of these great opportunities.

Luncheon Series

Our nonprofit luncheon series provides local nonprofit organizations with programming on key topics important to nonprofit leaders and board members. All programs are at the North Georgia Community Foundation.

Networking: 11:00-11:30 a.m.
Program: 11:30 a.m. -1 p.m.
Cost: Registration is $20 and includes lunch and drinks.


Learning Sessions

Learning sessions are offered twice a year to offer attendees a chance to dive further into topics that will be of interest to them and their growing organizations.

Fall 2019 Learning Session:

October 23 [9:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.] The Arts of Working Together. Presented by: Sue Davis-Westmoreland
Cost: $50, includes lunch
More information to be announced soon.

Seminar Series


Executive Coaching Program
Led by: Neil Skalrew
A 12 month program for executives of non-profit organizations.


Developing Leaders for the Next Level
Led by: Duane Hinshaw
This 6 month program is ideal for up and coming leaders in non-profit organizations.

Both of these leadership programs are by application only. The 2019 programs are currently underway. For details or information on future programs and how to be involved, contact Margaux Dolenc at mdolenc@ngcf.org


Too much to remember? Or want to have all of this at easy access? We’ve got you covered.
Download the entire 2019 G.R.O.W. Schedule.

Have a Question?

If you would like more information on our nonprofit educational opportunities, contact Margaux Dolenc at mdolenc@ngcf.org or 770-535-7880.

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