April 29, 2012
A Calif. University Offers Free Management Courses to Social-Service Workers
At Opportunity Junction, Brianna Burkman raises money for the Bay Area charity’s programs, which help poor adults gain job skills and work experience so they can support themselves and their families.
Ms. Burkman has completed some job training of her own, thanks to a free online nonprofit-management program offered by Golden Gate University.
“All I had to do was invest the time. They were going to give me everything else,” says Ms. Burkman, a former