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Nonprofit Leadership Student Association


The Nonprofit Leaders Student Association is a student-led organization that works in partnership with local nonprofits to prepare students for careers and/or volunteer involvement with the sector through internships, community service activities, job shadowing, leadership training and networking. The NLSA is working to develop a nonprofit leadership development credential that, once completed, will allow members to be recognized as Nonprofit Generalists.

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For more information or to get involved, contact Prof. Candace Walsh at cmwalsh1@memphis.edu

Collegiate AFP Chapter


The Department of Public and Nonprofit Administration and IPNL at the University of Memphis are looking to establish an Association of Fundraising Professionals (AFP) collegiate chapter. The benefits of creating a collegiate chapter for students are many, such as access to job opportunities and mentorship, and resources at reduced costs.

If you are interested in becoming an AFP collegiate member through the University of Memphis please reach out to Dr. Elizabeth Gillespie at mgllspe3@memphis.edu

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Ms. Candace McRae Walsh
Assistant Professor of Teaching/Coordinator
Institute for Nonprofit Philanthropy and Leadership

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