Nonprofit Education

Helping nonprofits learn how to better use and understand technology by hosting classes and workshops to educate nonprofit staff on more effective use of their technology tools to help increase the positive impact nonprofits have with their clients.

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Interactive sessions led by education experts on relevant topics faced by the nonprofit community.

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Classes in Excel, Word, PowerPoint, Outlook and OneNote for the Basic to Advanced Learner at our location.  Free of charge to members.

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Contact Maria Welter at for more information about customized classes.

Upcoming Education Events

Advanced Excel: Pivot Tables/Charts and Macros @ GroundWork group
Jul 20 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm

Excel Advanced: Pivot Tables/Charts and Macros

Learn how to summarize, analyze, and present data with pivot tables and pivot charts. Also learn how to automate tasks with Excel macros.

Basic Publisher @ GroundWork group
Jul 20 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Basic Publisher
Learn how to create publications such as flyers and newsletters.  Add and format text, building blocks, tables and graphics to your publications.
PowerPoint: Add the “WOW” Factor to Presentations @ GroundWork group
Aug 3 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm

PowerPoint: Add the “WOW” Factor to Presentations

Learn how to quickly add slides to a presentation using Word outlines and the duplicate and reuse slides features. Use Slide Masters to add content to all presentation slides (for example, a company logo). In addition, add interest and impact to your presentations using charts, SmartArt, images, audio, video and animation.


Outlook: Beyond the Basics @ GroundWork group
Aug 3 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Outlook: Beyond the Basics

The course will cover how to use Outlook to schedule calendar appointments and meetings and share calendars; create, update and manage tasks; and use advanced email organization features, such as Quick Steps and Rules.

Nonprofit IT Forum @ GroundWork group
Aug 8 @ 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm
Basic SharePoint @ GroundWork group
Aug 17 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm

Basic SharePoint

Learn how to work in a Documents Library to edit, upload, search for, and set alerts for documents.  In addition, use lists such as calendars, tasks, announcements and discussion boards.

Advanced Excel: Formulas, Forecasts and Macros @ GroundWork group
Aug 17 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Advanced Excel: Formulas, Forecasts and Macros

Learn how to create advanced functions and formulas including logical, statistical, math and lookup functions. Analyze worksheet data with Data Analysis scenarios, data tables and goal seek.  In addition, learn how to automate Excel tasks with macros.

Nonprofit IT Forum @ GroundWork group
Sep 12 @ 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm
Nonprofit IT Forum @ GroundWork group
Oct 10 @ 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm
Nonprofit IT Forum @ GroundWork group
Nov 14 @ 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm