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2019-2020 Workshops are Here

We are pleased to announce our expanded suite of best-in-class professional development workshops for grantmakers, nonprofits, and advisors. With over 150 workshops and webinars hosted across Illinois, this curriculum is your go-to opportunity to provide you and your team the skills and tools to take your work to the next level. Not sure where to begin? Download our statewide Curriculum Guide, featuring descriptions and dates of all our currently scheduled workshops. And remember, we've dramatically reduced workshop pricing for Members this year. You can find our full list of programs in the Guide, and purchase tickets on our events page.

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Nonprofit Principles and Best Practices
Revamped for a new decade

Since 2004, Forefront has provided Illinois with a Nonprofit Principles and Best Practices Guide. We are delighted to announce our revamped 2020 edition. This essential publication outlines best practices to ensure your 501(c)(3) organization is compliant with new laws and regulations and leverages valuable resources to maximize operations and impact. Download your copy by clicking the link below, or reach out to us directly for a hard copy.

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To build a vibrant social impact sector for all the people of Illinois. We provide education, advocacy, thought-leadership, and mobilize our Members around issues that are important to them and to the sector.



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