WVDO Professional Programs

About the WVDO Professional Programs

WVDO is a partner of The Nonprofit Institute. They offer several professional certificate programs and we encourage you to get more information about their education and training opportunities on the WVDO website.

The Certificate in Nonprofit Fundraising

Offered in partnership with The Nonprofit Institute, this program is the only comprehensive fundraising certification offering in Oregon. Students in this ten-month program gain a holistic understanding of philanthropy and the core functions of a development professional. Next class begins: September 2019.

Certificate in Grant Writing

A nine-week program, launching in fall of 2019, offering practical, hands-on grant writing tools and techniques. Next class begins: October 2019.

Executive Leadership Academy

An eleven-month program focused on practical knowledge, strategy, and expert coaching to increase the impact of nonprofit leaders. Next class begins: January 2020.

Certificate in Managerial Resilience

A six-month course designed for nonprofit professionals offering expert instruction on managing people and projects with skill and finesse. Next class begins: April 2020.