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Welcome to Learning Connection

Launch your nonprofit career, build your leadership skills, and more

This page is designed for nonprofit professionals, those who are interested in working in the nonprofit sector and volunteers and community members who want to learn about nonprofits and community service.

These resources are designed to be helpful to people in a wide range of jobs, both those who are in formal leadership roles – or want to be – and those who demonstrate leadership in volunteer and community organizing roles.

Not finding what you want? Let us know...we want to help you develop your potential to lead and serve the community.

501 Learning Connections Catalog

Search for learning opportunities and other professional development resources across the region.

Career Advising

Looking for a nonprofit job? Learn where to apply for a career in the social sector, how to prepare a resume and cover letter, and connect with mentors/coaches.

Training & Networking Events

Excellent opportunities to grow personally and professionally and build your organization's capacity.

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501 Commons Trainings & Events

501 Commons offers events and trainings designed to meet the needs of nonprofit professionals.

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Career Resources

Grow and further develop your career by searching through these resources on leadership, being a supervisor, improving as a manager, and succession planning.


Brush up on the latest research, studies, and articles by thought leaders in the nonprofit sector.

For Employers: How to Support Leaders and Develop Leadership Skills

Share hiring best practices, strategies for building a diverse staff, and ways we can nurture our sector's leaders.