HOME & FAMILY >> Non-Profit Skills

« back to courses page

Unable to find your class? Please note that cancelled classes will not appear in this online schedule.

  • New! For quicker access to the class you are looking for when there are two terms overlapping, select the term (semester) in 'Filter by Term' and optionally select an option in 'Sort by'. If you do not see 'Filter by Term', then there is only one term currently available for viewing.
  • To read the description of a class, please click on the class title or View More button.
  • Once you click on the Add to Cart button a pop-up screen will appear for an Acknowledgement of Liability waiver. Please read this waiver (you may need to scroll) and click on the submit button to agree to the contents of this waiver.
Want to launch or enhance a volunteer program? In a lively and interactive environment, explore the needs of your organization and how volunteers fit into this strategy. Discover successful ways to recruit, train, place, retain, and acknowledge volunteers. Delve into the advantages of working with volunteers and how to deal with challenging situations. Explore the very nature of service itself and how volunteers experience tangible health benefits. Come away with valuable templates including volunteer applications and position descriptions to take your volunteer program to the next level.



Materials Cost: $0.00

Class Cost: $25.00

Instructor : Arlene Stepputat 

Instructional Method: Lecture

Weekly - Sat 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM (9/9/2017-9/9/2017)

Location : Santa Barbara, Schott Campus Location : 
  Santa Barbara, Schott Campus.

Room :  31

View Details »
Need to raise funds for your favorite non-profit? Fifteen hundred other Santa Barbara non-profits, PTA's, children's sports' teams, etc. do too.  Get an edge - discover key grant proposal components and how to generate them. Find out how you, as a volunteer or novice grant writer, can effectively research funding opportunities, draft a compelling need statement, and develop a realistic budget. Learn what essential documents should be included with a grant submission. Best of all - walk away with a 2-3 page boilerplate grant proposal and help your organization succeed.



Materials Cost: $0.00

Class Cost: $35.00

Instructor : Leonie Mattison 

Instructional Method: Combo Lecture/Lab

Weekly - Sat 9:30 AM - 12:30 PM (11/4/2017-11/18/2017)

Location : Santa Barbara, Wake Campus Location : 
  Santa Barbara, Wake Campus.

Room :  18

Please read: Class meets twice, on 11/4/2017 and ...More

Leonie's YouTube video

View Details »