Ensure for Cancer Patients, Twin Beds, Mobility Equipment, Brown Paper Bags! - So many ways to help our nonprofits help their clients.
Click here for details on all, including contact and drop off info.
Leadercast - June 3, 8:30 am - 4:30 pm. Inspire, engage, and grow the visionary within you! For details, click here.
FREE Heart Screening -
June 4, 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM - Bon Secours Mary Immaculate Hospital in Newport News is offering a free heart screening on June 4. The screening checks heart health, blood pressure, cholesterol, glucose and more. Lifestyle coaching is also offered. The assessments will be held from 9 a.m. to noon June 4 at the hospital's Health Resource Center, 2 Bernadine Drive in Newport News. To register, call 889-CARE(2273) or click here.
World Pet Memorial Day -
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM - Mary Immaculate Hospital Exercise Trail (between Mary Immaculate Hospital and St. Francis Nursing Center). Participants are invited to come and share a memorable time about a pet or pets. Please bring a photo of your beloved pet (s) to be displayed during the memorial. Information will be distributed about an on-going monthly PET LOSS SUPPORT GROUP to be held at the BSHR "Hope and Healing" Bereavement Center. This group will begin in August, 2016. Please R.S.V.P. - Sister Bernard at (757) 876-2711.
NONPROFIT BOARD TRAINING
NetworkPeninsula is now offering Board Training for full Boards at a time. Trainings are tailored to meet the individual organization's needs and range from 1.5 to 6 hours. Trainings address common issues faced by nonprofit Boards and also hone in on issues that are organization specific. Trainings are designed to develop strong Boards that can collectively move their nonprofit forward and work toward long-term sustainability. For details, click here.
Grants for Individuals! - In addition to grant opportunities we post for our nonprofit members, we also post
grants, awards & scholarships to students, teachers, and community volunteers.
To review all, click here. Below is just a sampling!
The American Association on Health & Disability Scholarship Program supports students with disabilities pursuing higher education. Preference is given to students who plan to pursue undergraduate/graduate studies in the field of public health, health promotion, and disability studies (including disability policy and disability research). Deadline is November 15, 2016.To learn more, click here.
NetworkPeninsula is a 501c3 organization helping local nonprofits to fulfill their missions & increase their efficiency through continuing education, Board training, information sharing, and expanded outreach and networking opportunities. We provide support to more than 220 nonprofits serving Williamsburg, James City & York counties, Newport News, Hampton, Gloucester-Mathews, Poquoson, and surrounding communities.
Our mission is to raise awareness of the needs on the Peninsula, encourage involvement from community members and strengthen nonprofits by increasing resources and opportunities available to them. We believe a healthy nonprofit sector leads to healthier communities. We hope you will
Join Us in supporting the nonprofits and causes that matter most to you.