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Learn the basics and keep up with the latest info at interactive workshops offered around the region.

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Our assessment tools help identify your nonprofit’s strengths and areas that need improvement.

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A great way to jump-start learning and improvement is to host an on-site training at your nonprofit.

Success Stories
Strength In Numbers - Madison County Partnership for Children and Families Nancy Alenier, Executive Director of the Madison County Partnership for Children and Families, sat in the audience with other Smart Start executive directors from across the region and listened intently as the WNC Nonprofit Pathways’ coordinator addressed the group. The discussion centered on the critical importance of early childhood education, and the key role Smart Start plays in that work. Read more…
A Great Leader Never Stops Learning - Debora Foerst For Debora Foerst, being the principal at Cherokee High School can sometimes be challenging. Because a principal’s job description is so broad, she has her hands in virtually everything related to students, teachers, and parents. When she was invited to participate in the Pathways for Nonprofit Leadership Program, offered by WNC Nonprofit Pathways, Foerst eagerly accepted. Read more…
Those Who Lead Change Must First Change Themselves - McDowell Chamber of Commerce Those Who Lead Change Must First Change Themselves - McDowell Chamber of Commerce For Steve Bush, Executive Director of the McDowell Chamber of Commerce, a military background instilled a leadership style that was disciplined and obedient. But in his civilian role, he needed to add individual empowerment, collaboration and creativity. So he turned to WNC Nonprofit Pathways for leadership training, support and guidance. Read more…
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Strengthening Western North Carolina's Nonprofit Sector -- Strong Organizations Build Strong Communities

WNC Nonprofit Pathways provides assistance to community organizations across our mountains. Whether you are an emerging, growing, or well-established group that is large or small, you will find resources and support here to help you.

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