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Training Program Offered to Local School Foundations

By Sean Cavanagh — May 05, 2015 1 min read

A new program will offer the imprimatur of certification for leaders of local foundations created to help public and private P-12 schools, inviting leaders of those philanthropies to undergo training on effective management, networking, and fundraising.

The certification program is being led by the National School Foundation Association, a Naperville, Ill.-based organization that provides training and support for leaders of P-12 foundations.

The program is not directed at big grantmaking foundations in education, but rather small foundations

A version of this article appeared in the May 06, 2015 edition of Education Week as Training Program Offered to Local School Foundations

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