Stacy McGuire has completed the five-course series and received certification in nonprofit management through The Northern Illinois Center for Nonprofit Excellence at Northern Illinois University. The program required 90% attendance over five months of classes and courses included: Leadership and Governance, Financial Management, Marketing & Communications, Fund Development and Human Resource Management.
The Northern Illinois Center for Nonprofit Excellence (NICNE) has been providing capacity building, training, technical assistance and resource support to nonprofit organizations within the Rockford region since August 2004. NICNE is the region’s primary resource for nonprofit management and leadership development. NICNE strengthens nonprofits and encourages collaboration resulting in a strong, vibrant nonprofit sector critical to a healthy community. NICNE mission: Promote, model and grow innovation, excellence and social impact.