Nonprofit Work and the Pursuit of Social Justice

Course Description

Satisfies Social Science General Education Requirement

This course provides a history and overview of the work of nonprofit organizations. It will be framed in a social justice paradigm and will explore women's role in nonprofit organizations, why many women gravitate to nonprofits, and the implications of their work to achieve social justice through these organizations. Students will also learn practical skills needed in nonprofit organizations including program planning, grant writing, and program evaluation.