Our students, staff and faculty provide consulting services to nonprofits across northern Illinois.

Consulting services include:

  • Customized training for nonprofit boards and staff
  • Strategic planning assistance
  • Service-learning projects for undergraduate students
  • Capstone student research projects
  • 40TUDE Nonprofit student consulting service

Recent clients include:

Contact Madeleine Stucky at 815-753-4410 or to discuss your needs and options.

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2021-2022 Impact

14 Student Consutants

Seven undergraduates served as 40TUDE Nonprofit paid consultants each semester.

800 Hours and $11K Investment in Student Wages

Students received about $11,500 in wages as consultants with 40TUDE Nonprofit.


The 40TUDE Nonprofit team was supported by NIU's Office of Outreach, Engagement, and Regional Development.

Assisted 28 Organizations

Students completed 17 projects in fal '21 and 14 projects in spring '22 with 28 different organizations.

Four Key Areas

The 40TUDE Nonprofit team works in four key areas: fundraising, marketing, data analysis and volunteer planning.

Positive Reviews

"This project opened up new possibilities for potential funding sources. It will have a large impact on our organization."

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NGO Studies
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