Wisconsin Nonprofit Sector in Brief & Wisconsin Gives Report

Attendees joined the CommNS to learn about the Helen Bader Institute for Nonprofit Management’s 2019 publication of Nonprofit Wisconsin In Brief. The presentation covered common misconceptions about the nonprofit sector and the economic impact of …

Elected Official Panel

CommNS hosted a panel of local and state officials to discuss the role of the nonprofit sector in our communities, and their relationship with government.

Nonprofit Executive Panel

A panel of nonprofit executive director  from a variety of organizations discussed their professional journeys and lessons learned.

CommNS Visiting Fellow Presentation: Acacio Sarmento

Acacio Sarmento is from Timor-Leste and works for Mercy Corps on community health and food production issues. He is also a visiting fellow at the CommNS with the ACYPL YSEALI Program, which aims to engage …

Wisconsin Nonprofit Scholars

This event featured presentations on the scholarship of UW system colleagues, with a focus on the nonprofit sector.

CommUnity Conversation: Youth-Serving Organizations

This event was the first in a series of virtual conversations, co-hosted by the CommNS and UW-Madison Extension Organizational and Leadership Development Program, bringing together service organizations and supporters from around Wisconsin to discuss the …

CommUnity Conversation: Global Partners

This event was the third in a series of virtual conversations, co-hosted by the CommNS and UW-Madison Extension Organizational and Leadership Development Program, bringing together third sector organizations and allies to discuss the impacts of …