SPECIAL THANKS to our renewing
Lawson Enterprises, providing b
oth residential and commercial rentals to Williamsburg and James City County for over 50 years. To learn more,
We are grateful to all of our
Business Partners that make our programs to support and strengthen local nonprofits possible! To learn more,
Best Practices for Board Meetings and Board Engagement
Open to Board and Staff Members
THIS Friday, April 7 - 11:30 am - 1:30 pm - Newport News
SEATS STILL AVAILABLE!
Amy Nisenson, Principal,
Amy Nisenson Consulting, and Executive Director of the
Mary Morton Parsons Foundation. Learn best practices for nonprofit Boards on how often to meet, the use of consent agendas, creating mission moments, when and how to call executive sessions, the importance of Board retreats, and more.
Open to Staff and Board members. To register, click here.
April is National Volunteer Month, a month dedicated to honoring all of the volunteers in our communities as well as encouraging volunteerism throughout the month. We are grateful for everyone who volunteers their time and talent to support our local nonprofits. Thank you!
DO YOU VOLUNTEER?Reward Volunteers offers a free, easy way for you to track the time you spend volunteering. The more hours you log, the more Reach points you earn, along with opportunities for you AND the organizations you support to win cash and prizes! To learn more,
Volunteers Needed for Community Bingo Nights -
Community Knights is in need of volunteers to help with bingo games that raise money for local nonprofits. Games are held on Wednesday evenings and Sunday afternoons in Newport News...
Project Homeless Connect - The Newport News Department of Human Services is holding the 1st Annual Project Homeless Connect event on Thursday, April 13 from 7:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. The event is being held at the Doris Miller Community Center, 2814 Wickham Avenue. It is a one-day, one-stop-shop event which aims to bring necessary services and resources to people who are homeless. To learn more, click here.
2017 LeadingAge Virginia Annual Conference & Expo - Norfolk Waterside Marriott | Norfolk, Virginia - June 7- 9, 2017 - Join us in Norfolk as we explore the Power of Purpose through shared learning, exploring innovative ideas and solutions for the aging services field, and engaging with old friends and new. Leave Norfolk armed with inspiration, practical strategies, new resources, and renewed energy to continue the important work you do to impact positive aging for every Virginian. To learn more and to register, click here.
Why We Love Our Partners!
Executive Partner, Shelley Smith from Premier Rapport, has been facilitating Peer to Peer Directors' Groups for the last few months. Executive Directors and Development Directors meet separately to participate in targeted discussions to share ideas, gain new insight, and receive feedback from colleagues.
We are grateful for the support of Our Partners that help make our programs possible!
Executive Partner Corporate Partner
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 230 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.