TWO weeks from today, hundreds of local nonprofits will be participating in this 24-hour giving event. Your
minimum donation of $10 goes a long way to leverage other gifts and prizes. Mark your calendars to support your favorite cause(s) & help them continue the valuable work they do in our communities! To learn more, click here.
SPECIAL THANKS to the
Williamsburg Walmart Supercenter for their donation to our Network Connections Program which includes these newsletters to connect community members to local nonprofits. We are very grateful for their continued support of our programs, as well as their support of many of our local nonprofits.
Click here to see all of our Item Needs from local nonprofits.
Value of Volunteer Time Up 49 Cents! Independent Sector has announced that the estimated value of a volunteer hour in the U.S. reached $23.56
in 2015, up 2% from $23.07 in 2014. To learn more, click here.
From Our Partner...
Communicating in a Man's World -
April 26, 8:30 am - 2:30 pm. Find your leadership talents, and create your entrepreneurial and "inter"preneurial objectives. To learn more,
May 6, 11:30 am - 1:30 pm
Impact 100 Greater Peninsula present this training to help decision-makers gain a better understanding of core grantmaking concepts and best practices for grants review, site visits, and follow up. Class will be led by Amy Nisenson, Executive Director of the
Mary Morton Parsons Foundation. To learn more & to register,
Board Leadership: Challenges & Trends in the Year Ahead
This report, sponsored by Board Effect, cites "lingering economic uncertainty, the need to accommodate millennials, and the ever-present challenge of recruiting and inspiring a diverse cast of new board members" all issues that will challenge nonprofit Boards in 2016. To READ more, click here.
To LEARN more, read below!
NetworkPeninsula is offering Board Training for full Boards at a time. Trainings are tailored to meet the individual organization's needs and range 1.5 to 6 hours.
The goal of this training is to not only address common issues faced by nonprofit Boards but also to 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,
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.