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Lawrence Tech offers workshop for nonprofit board members

Release Date: April 12, 2012

SOUTHFIELD, Mich. – “Strategic Partnering,” the seventh in the BoardWALK series of eight training workshops for nonprofit board members, will be held Friday, April 20, 9 a.m. to noon in the Buell Management Building at Lawrence Technological University, 21000 West 10 Mile, Southfield.

BoardWALK is a series of affordable workshops designed to energize the performance of nonprofit board members and the staff that work with them. Workshops are conducted by experienced professionals in classes small enough to ensure individual attention.

BoardWALK is offered through a partnership of the United Way for Southeastern Michigan, Detroit Executive Service Corps and Lawrence Tech’s Center for Nonprofit Management.

The cost is $35. To register, visit For information, contact Lawrence Tech’s Center for Nonprofit Management at (248) 204-3095 or

The final workshop in the BoardWALK series, “Social Media and Nonprofit Management,” will be held on Friday, May 4.

Lawrence Technological University,, is a private university founded in 1932 that offers more than 100 programs through the doctoral level in its Colleges of Architecture and Design, Arts and Sciences, Engineering, and Management. Students benefit from small class sizes and experienced faculty who provide a real-world, hands-on, “theory and practice” education. Activities on Lawrence Tech’s 102-acre campus include over 60 student groups and NAIA varsity sports.