Designing, developing and delivering curriculum for nonprofit courses.

Designing, developing and delivering curriculum for nonprofit courses.

We specialise in:
  • Managing social impact organisations
  • Managing faith-based organisations
Managing social impact organisations
Designed courses specifically for Non Profit Directors and Senior Managers to demystify the world of social impact organisations.

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The pinnacle leadership development programme sets out to groom strategic leaders in the non-profit sector. This unique programme for current and potential Executive Directors adopts a practical and highly experiential form of learning, enabling them to test out different approaches and ideas while receiving coaching and feedback.

Through this programme, leaders will be better equipped to lead their non-profit organisations and, in turn, raise the overall capabilities of the non-profit sector to improve the lives of their beneficiaries.

This top-notch leadership programme is highly recommended for current and potential Executive Directors or officers of equivalent responsibility in non-profit organisations and social enterprises. The module on Board Effectiveness is facilitated by Usha Menon, in collaboration with Lien Centre for Social Innovations/ Singapore Management University.

Managing Faith-based Organisations

Designed and delivered Strategic Leadership Program for mosque leaders, through the Islamic Religious Council of Singapore (Muis). Usha was the Curriculum Director and Lead Trainer. This program looks at how the mosque leaders can lead not only the religious leaders but the community itself.
BUILD Strategic Leadership Program
It was a great experience collaborating with Usha on the Senior Leadership Program (SLP BUILD) for Mosque leaders. She is highly professional and knowledgeable in her work, and always has the interest of the learner at heart. She shares her experience and wisdom readily and as a collaborator, Muis Academy and the participants of the programme have benefitted greatly from her wide network of friends and partners in the social service sector.
Ms. Rosewati Sukiman, Deputy Director, Organisational Development & Vice-Dean
Muis Academy, Islamic Religious Council of Singapore.
I wish to express my gratitude and congratulation for a job well done. I can feel how
inspired our friends across Asia and Africa are by the 3-days Resource Mobilisation
workshop that you facilitated. I wish you all the best for success in your work.
Aris Miranda, MI, Executive Director, CADIS International (Rome).
I wish to express my gratitude and congratulation for a job well done. I can feel how inspired our friends across Asia and Africa are by the 3-days Resource Mobilisation workshop that you facilitated.
I wish you all the best for success in your work.
Aris Miranda, MI, Executive Director, CADIS International (Rome).
The consultancy developed the curriculum for Board Effectiveness in the ACE Capstone Leadership Programme for Non-Profits with clarity, depth of knowledge and humour. They shared their experience and has a knack for motivating and engaging with her audience to make the learning lively and translatable.
Jonathan Chang, Director, Lien Centre for Social Innovations
I have seen and worked with Usha in the capacity building of do-good organizations, and I can say that she does it very well.
~ Willie Cheng, Author

Tailored to the specific needs of the centre highlighting local case studies relevant to the leadership, impact measurement and cross-sector approaches.

Program consultant for the development and delivery of the 14-module professional course for non-profit leaders, through the Lien Centre for Social Innovation and the Singapore Management University - iLEAP, iLEAP, iLEAP

Fundraising is vital for the sustainability, development and success of all non-profit organisations. Every organisation needs money to survive and thrive. Non-profits should have a clear idea of where the money is coming from in the long term. 

The course engages the learner in understanding the fundamentals of why and how donors give and be able to use tools to help them plan successful fund-raising activities. In addition to this learners will gain an improved insight into writing effective fund-raising proposals. Learners will also learn key fundraising tools and Techniques.

Topics Covered:

- Making Sense of Fundraising – Introduction

- Making Sense of Fundraising – Strategy

- Donor Outreach through Social Media

Usha is a nurturing, inspirational, knowledgeable instructor. It was a pleasure to attend her session.
Yeo Wen-Qi Audrey, Director, Yeo Workshop Pte Ltd
Mentoring Strategies for Millennials
Through the Mentoring Strategies for Millennials workshop, mentors learn aboutthe different stages in mentoring, the skills required of a mentor and more. Mentorswere given insights to the roles and responsibilities of the interns and millennial staff,as well as their expectations and skills through role-plays and discussions of thedifferent scenarios given. Conducted by Usha Menon in collaboration with SGTech.
Ms Usha Menon is a very articulate and lively teacher. She explained the content in a very precise manner using bite-sized nuggets of information. All in all, it was a pleasure to be on this course with her at the helm.
-Madhura Nayak, Artist

International Alliance of Patient Organisations

Curriculum Design and Development • International Alliance of Patient’ Organisations - Program consultant, accredited training course for Patient Association leaders in Hong Kong

S.P. Jain Institute of Management and Research, India 

Core faculty, Post Graduate Certificate in Development Management 

Singapore Business Federation

Developed the Essentials of Business Association for Singapore Business Federation - Usha was the Curriculum design and lead trainer, Associations Management Executive Certificate

Managing faith-based organisations

Designed and delivered Strategic Leadership Program for  mosque leaders, through the Islamic Religious Council of Singapore (Muis) BUILD SLP. Usha was the Curriculum Director and Lead Trainer. This program looks at how the mosque leaders can lead not only the religious leaders but the community itself. 

Islamic Religious Council of Singapore (MUIS) - Curriculum Director and lead trainer, Strategic Leadership Program for Mosque Leaders.

Course was super helpful and easy to digest, Usha Menon was clear on the topic and it will help me greatly in planning fundraising strategies for the company I'm with.
Mish'aal Bin Syed Nasar, Company Manager, The Observatory Music Ltd.

Curriculum Design, Development & Delivery

Curriculum Development series
Please email us at contact@ushamenonasia.com. We would love to discuss how we can journey together.