Target Audience Local agency and state staff interested in extracting additional report information from the Cornerstone database using Foxfire software.
Course Length 2 days
Class Times Day 1: 9:00 am - 4:30 pm
Day 2: 9:00 am - 4:30 pm
Description Purpose: To provide a "hands-on" approach to the Foxfire! software utilizing both directed instruction and individualized practice.

Upon completion of this class, participants will have a basic understanding of how to construct reports, accessing their agency's Cornerstone data, using the Foxfire software. Participants should have either several years of Cornerstone experience, or extensive experience using database systems.

Planner: Marlin D. Hollis, BA, MPA
Performance Objectives Upon completion of the course, participants will be able to:
  • Demonstrate an understanding of the linkages between the Cornerstone primary entities
  • Identify the relationship between information found on the Cornerstone screens and the table in which it resides
  • Complete the Data Dictionary Independent Exercise
  • Choose, create, and copy preference sets
  • Open and modify an existing request
  • Add a new request and demonstrate proficiency with adding data items, filters, sorting/grouping, and defining outputs
  • Complete functions listed under Foxfire! utilities
Special Instructions Enrollment Fee $125.00 per person.
Your actual enrollment in the Foxfire! training will not be confirmed until the fee has been received (at least 2 weeks prior to your confirmed class date) unless other arrangements are made. Accepted methods of payment include: Agency Checks, Money Orders, or Personal Checks made payable to the Springfield Urban League.

Classes are offered at the following locations:
  • 100 N. 11th Street, Springfield, IL 62703
  • 2850 S. Wabash, Suite 204 Chicago, IL 60616
  • Course Code CT - Foxfire
    Clock Hours (Social Workers)
    Contact Hours
    Registered Dietitian
    Trainer(s) Craig Jeffreys, BS; Todd Stuckey, BS


    To register, please choose a date:

    Dates Location
    8/5/2020 - 8/6/2020 Springfield
    8/26/2020 - 8/27/2020 Chicago
    9/23/2020 - 9/24/2020 Chicago
    10/28/2020 - 10/29/2020 Springfield
    1/27/2021 - 1/28/2021 Chicago
    4/13/2021 - 4/14/2021 Springfield
    5/12/2021 - 5/13/2021 Chicago

    Additional classes scheduled by local agency request.