Colorado Free University Course Listing and Online Registration

Orientation to the Nonprofit World: Fundamentals & Opportunities

Course Code: 7107M

Dates: January 29, 2022

Meets: One Sat., 4-6:30PM 01/29 (MT)

Location: Colorado Free University in Lowry.

Non-Member: $56.00

Save $12.00 with a CFU Membership


You have a passion. You want to make a difference and do meaningful work. Develop the skills and strategies you need to become an integral part of this growing service sector in America. You’ll gain an understanding of the unique characteristics of nonprofit organizations while mastering core knowledge about the nonprofit field. This course is designed to build your awareness of the role and importance of the nonprofit sector and the potential for employment within the sector. Whether you plan to start your own nonprofit, join a board, or work for an organization, nonprofit expert Lynn O’Connell will give you the road map.


Class time is in MT. Good internet connection and a laptop or device with camera and mic is needed. You should download Zoom in advance of class. It is free to install, Look for an email from your instructor with the subject line CFU Zoom class for the link. Be ready to log on and join the meeting 5-10 minutes prior to the class start time so you will be ready when class begins. If you have trouble using the link, just go to, click "Join a Meeting" and enter the meeting ID provided in the instructor's email.
Fee: $56.00

Save $12.00 with a CFU Membership

Colorado Free University in Lowry.

CFU is at 7653 E 1st Pl. Denver, CO 80230 (NE corner of Red Cross Way & 1st Pl). From 1st Ave and Quebec St, head east on 1st Ave to the stop sign at Roslyn St. Make a left on Roslyn and then a quick right on 1st Pl, heading east 2.5 blocks (past Red Cross Way) as the parking lot is on the east side of the building. Turn left into the parking lot, once in the lot we are on your left in the 2-story light tan brick building with red tiled roof. If you hit Spruce Street you've gone too far.


Email Information to Friend Print