DeLorenzo and 39 other chamber and organizational professionals are the most recent graduates to complete the four-year program, which includes 96 hours of course instruction in nonprofit management. Graduates of Institute may use the letters “IOM” after their name to demonstrate they have completed the program, are committed to the industry and understand the fundamentals of nonprofit organization management.
“Institute graduates are recognized across the country as leaders in their industries and organizations,”
Since its commencement in 1921, the Institute program has educated tens of thousands of association, chamber, and other nonprofit leaders on how to build stronger organizations, better serve their members and become strong business advocates. Institute’
The Institute is a 501(c) (3) affiliate of the U.S. Chamber of Commerce and is the premier nonprofit professional development program for nonprofit professionals, fostering individual growth through interactive learning and networking opportunities.
The U.S. Chamber of Commerce is the world's largest business federation representing the interests of more than 3 million businesses of all sizes, sectors, and regions, as well as state and local chambers and industry associations.