Programs & Events
that you won't want to miss!
CEO Network

When: Wednesday, April 6th, 2022, 3:00pm-4:00pm
Where: Community Foundation of Northeast Iowa, Community Room

If you’re a CEO/ Executive Director of a service providing organization (not grantmaking organization), we’d love for you to join our CEO Network!

The purpose of this network is to build stronger relationships, explore new partnerships, share expertise and solve community issues. There will not be a formal agenda or presentation. You, as CEOs, will build the agenda the day of the meeting to address pertinent & timely topics.

Getting the Full Picture: Personal & Organizational Awareness, and Race

When: Thursday, April 7th, 2022, 3:00pm-4:30pm
Where: Community Foundation of Northeast Iowa, Community Room

The goal of this session is to raise participants’ awareness of their individual racialized experiences through guided interactive reflection and offer strategies for promoting organizational awareness and equity.

Join presenter, Abena Sankofa Imhotep for an interactive workshop!

Marketing Network Meet-Up!

When: Tuesday, April 12th, 2022, Noon-1:00pm
Where: It's Virtual!

Join other marketing professionals for this monthly meet-up to discuss marketing-specific topics, strategies, issues, success, etc.! The goal of this group is to build a community of marketing professionals to support one another from month to month!

These regular meetings will be held on the second Tuesday of every month from Noon-1:00pm, virtually. A link to join will be emailed to you ahead of the meeting.

Young Nonprofit Professionals Meet-Up! - New Networking Opportunity!

When: Thursday, April 14th, 2022, 4:30-6:30pm
Where: Urban Pie in Cedar Falls

Join this group of young nonprofit professionals for a fun and informal networking opportunity!

Contact Nicole Hackman ( or Hannah Luce ( if you have questions about these Thursday After Work networking opportunities for young professionals.

Coming soon - CVNA's 2022 Membership Renewals!
CVNA membership renewals are on their way! Additional information about joining or renewing your current membership will be included in upcoming newsletters!

If you have questions, please email!
Community News & Events
VALU Training - Recognizing and Developing Talent

When: Thursday, March 31st, 2022, 10:00-11:30am
Where: Community Foundation of Northeast Iowa

The Volunteer Center of Cedar Valley hosts monthly VALU (Volunteer Administrator Leaders Unite) trainings to explore volunteering topics, share best practices about volunteer programs, and learn from one another engaging volunteers into programming.

Register to attend here.
Leader Valley invites you to participate in upcoming leadership workshop!

Designed to foster personal & professional leadership skills and capacity building within teams, Leader Valley offers leadership courses with a practical edge. Walk away with a plan to implement best practices that are proven game-changers. From individuals to larger teams, these courses are the perfect investment for anyone looking to level up their leadership capacity.

For additional information and to register for upcoming sessions, visit their website.
Breakfast of Champions

When: Tuesday, April 5th, 2022, 7:00-9:00am
Where: Hilton Garden Inn, Cedar Falls

Cedar Valley United Way's Breakfast of Champions celebrates the 2021 Campaign and all that was accomplished to benefit our community. Emcees and Campaign Co-Chairs Robert L. Smith Jr. and Stacey Bentley will honor those organizations who showed the most support, creativity and dedication with awards.
$25 per person
$175 for a table of eight
Cedar Valley Nonprofit Awards Luncheon - Still time to submit your nominations!

When: Wednesday April 13th, 12:00-1:30pm
Where: Commons Ballroom, UNI's Campus

The Nonprofit Leadership Alliance Student Association will host the annual Cedar Valley Nonprofit Awards Luncheon to recognize the contributions of local nonprofits and nonprofit leaders. Awards that will be presented are for individuals and organizations.
To RSVP email

To submit an award nomination complete this link: Nominations are now due by Friday, March 18th!
Charity and Charcuterie

When: Thursday, April 28th, 2022, 4:30-6:30pm
Where: Isle Casino Hotel Ballroom

Cedar Valley United Way's Women United group presents Charity & Charcuterie: an evening of charcuterie, wine and networking. This fun, new event will feature a chef demonstration, wine sampling, appetizers, raffle and socializing with a brief presentation at 5:30 pm. Refresh your closet and bring gently used professional clothing to donate to our Women-to-Women Career Mentoring Program.
Grants will be awarded to three of our local nonprofit partners as well as four mentees from the Women-to-Women Career Mentoring Program.
$25 per person with the first 50 to RSVP receiving a souvenir charcuterie board
Job Opportunities
Manager of Donor Relations and Data Services

CFNEIA is seeking a database professional with excellent customer service skills to serve as our Manager of Donor Relations and Data Services. The person in this position is responsible for leading relations data management and research for the Foundation to ensure accuracy while providing exceptional customer service to donors, nonprofits, volunteers, and other stakeholders. The Manager of Donor Relations and Data Services works closely with all departments to develop data queries, create communication lists, and provide essential reports. We are excited to find an individual that is committed to being part of a team working to build strong and equitable communities.

For more details about this position visit our website!
Director of Development

The Director of Development is responsible for planning, organizing, and directing all
of The Job Foundation’s fundraising, including individual and corporate donations, events, and grant writing.

For more details about this position visit our website!
If you are a CVNA member and you'd like to post an open position with us, please email our Coordinator, Andrea at!
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