"Entrepreneurial Nonprofits: 
Fostering a Start-up Mentality 
in Your Organization "

  Featuring expert guest panelists:
Jacob Niemeier, Flip Howard 
and Jeff Schiefelbein 

June 6, 2018 
7:30-9:30 a.m.
The Catholic Foundation
Flip Howard is the Founder and Owner of Meridian Business Centers. Flip is a born entrepreneur and Catholic leader. He started his first business the week after graduating from college and now runs a highly successful Executive Suite business. He is an expert in growing markets and businesses and helping run Catholic nonprofits through extensive board service with The Young Catholic professionals, The Pines Catholic Camp and The Highlands School. Flip is a graduate of The Highlands School and The Franciscan University of Steubenville.

Jacob Niemeier  is a professional engineer and Founder & Executive Director at Vera Aqua Vera Vita, which i nspires engineered solutions to global water issues. T he Lord has moved Jacob's heart through multiple mission trips to Jamaica, East Africa, and Peru to start Vera Aqua Vera Vita to inspire and motivate others to be a part of the life-giving and life-saving work of bringing clean water to the men and women struggling daily to survive in developing countries around the world.  Jacob believes that together we can bring True Water True Life to thousands of our less fortunate brothers and sisters around the world.
Jeff Schiefelbein is the Chief Culture Officer and founding partner of "5", an energy consulting business. Jeff serves on the national board of Young Catholic Professionals, is chairman of the board of In My Shoes maternity home and hosts a monthly radio show "Undivided Intention" on KATH 910 AM. He is a seasoned non-profit and for-profit start up professional with a degree in business management from Texas A &M University.

About Catholic Community Network
The Catholic Foundation presents a quarterly educational and networking opportunity for benefactors and the ministry leadership in the Dallas diocesan community. Dialogue with others who share your passion to meet the ever-changing needs of our Catholic faith community. Invite your co-workers to come participate in this communication resource the first Wednesday of each quarter.
Future Meeting Dates :

September 5, 2018
December 5, 2018
March 6, 2019
June 5, 2019
September 4, 2019
December 4, 2019


Seating is limited. Please RSVP if accepting to Virginia Dominguez
or click below to register via e-mail.
Admission is free.
June 6, 2018
7:30-9:30 a.m.
7:30 - 8:00 a.m.
8:00-9:30 a.m.
Complimentary  parking is  on the south side of Merit Tower building facing Medical City.

Continental Breakfast will be served.
The Catholic Foundation
12222 Merit Drive
Suite 850
Dallas, TX 75251
Tel. (972) 661-9792
Invite your colleagues to this quarterly networking and learning event for those that serve the Catholic community - don't miss it!
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The Catholic Foundation | 972-661-9792 | |
12222 Merit Drive, Suite 850
Dallas, TX 75251