Cary Center and River Region United Way to provide training for area nonprofits

Published: August 16, 2022

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The Auburn University College of Human Sciences’ Cary Center for the Advancement of Philanthropy and Nonprofit Studies is partnering with the River Region United Way to present a day of training for nonprofits in the Montgomery area. The program, titled “Grow Your Nonprofit: Resources to Maximize Impact”, will take place on Wednesday, September 14, 2022, from 8:30 am to 1:30 pm CST at the American Red Cross (5015 Woods Crossing, Montgomery, AL 36106) and will include sessions on nonprofit accounting basics, fundraising and grant writing, and building effective partnerships. Lunch is provided. Registration is required and is $10 and can be made at

This program was made possible by the generosity of these sponsors: Community Foundation of East Alabama; River Region United Way; Auburn University Outreach; Drummond Thorne Stukes Fund for Excellence in the Cary Center for the Advancement of Philanthropy and Nonprofit Studies, a community service grant made possible by state senators Tom Whatley and Randy Price and state representative Joe Lovvorn; the United Way of Lee County, Inc.; and Himmelwright, Huguley, and Boles, LLC.

The Cary Center for the Advancement of Philanthropy and Nonprofit Studies is an academic center in Auburn University’s College of Human Sciences with a focus on financial wellness, philanthropy engagement, and nonprofit studies.  The Cary Center inspires its participants to discover their purpose through learning, giving, and growing while empowering all generations to leave an enduring legacy.  The Community and Collegiate division of the Cary Center provides capacity-building resources to nonprofits to include educational programming, professional development, and networking.  

For more information, contact Brittany Spillman at or 334-844-3557.

Submitted by: Brittany Spillman