Institute for Nonprofit Management and Leadership

Core Certificate Program

“This grant will support participation from a handful of emerging leaders working in the Tower Foundation’s funding regions and issue areas in Institute for Nonprofit Management and Leadership’s Core Certificate Program. Upon completion, participants will receive Certificates in Nonprofit Management and Leadership from the Jonathan M. Tisch College of Civic Life at Tufts University.”

CATEGORY: Strengthening Partner Capacity
LOCATION: Needham, MA
AMOUNT: $66,000 over Two Years
YEAR AWARDED: 2016


LDA Builds Parents’ Confidence in Advocacy Skills

2018 marked the end of a three-year grant to the Learning Disabilities Association of Western New York (“LDA”) for its Equitable Education Advocacy Program, which helps parents build their capacity to advocate for a child with a learning disability. Parents are often not sure what kinds of accommodations can help their child succeed in school, … Continued