Training and Development 

From timely education on new challenges to ongoing instruction and innovation on key topics, FSA provides an array of training and development programs.

Meet our educators

Jane Mack

Marsha Wesley Coleman

Click here for Upcoming Trainings. Or, see our Training Calendar for a full list of workshops and trainings.

Board Development

Our experts offer services geared toward needs specific to Boards of Directors:

  • Determining roles and responsibilities of a nonprofit board
  • Facilitating retreats
  • Consulting with individual boards on specific areas of concern, including succession planning, recruitment, board chair/CEO partnerships and board orientation
  • Interpreting and training for values-based governance
  • Convening collaborative sessions for board members across FSA member organizations, with particular focus on best practices in nonprofit and Quaker governance

Organizational Development

Ongoing support of member organizations through customized team development and consultative coaching. Three hours of coaching per year is included in an organization’s membership.

Peer Groups

Professional peers from FSA member organizations meet 2-3 times per year to share ideas and resources and engage in a forum for problem-solving. Current FSA peer groups include: admissions and marketing, administrative assistants, human resources, technology, development, resident services CFOs/business managers and CEOs.

Tuition Discount with Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine

As a benefit to its members, FSA partners with Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine (PCOM) to offer tuition at a 50% discount for a Master of Science Degree or Certificate of Advanced Graduate Study in Organizational Development and Leadership or Aging and Long-Term Care Administration.  Read more...

Training Sessions and Workshops

From timely education on new challenges to ongoing instruction and innovation on key topics, FSA facilitates a wide array of training programs, including:

We also customize training programs specific to your organization’s needs. Topics include Change Management, Communication Skills, Diversity Training and more. Email us for details.