WELCOME to our newest Nonprofit Member, the WILLIAMSBURG HOUSE OF MERCY, providing compassionate human services to those in need in the Greater Williamsburg area regardless of faith. We provide homeless prevention services and financial assistance for utilities, rapid rehousing and supportive services for the homeless, and food security services. To learn more, click here.
NetworkPeninsula co-hosted a Legislative Breakfast on September 30, with representation from
20+ elected officials from the local, state, and federal levels; and from all localities on the Peninsula; plus more than
50 nonprofit leaders who came to share about the issues they work to address every day in our communities. We are grateful to our co-hosts,
Bernardine Franciscan Sisters Foundation, United Way of Greater Williamsburg, and United Way of the Virginia Peninsula; and to our moderator and former Delegate, Melanie Rapp Beale, from Dominion Virginia Power.
is in need of volunteers for various activities...
Scholarships & Grants for Students!
Stephen J. Brady Stop Hunger Scholarships - A program that recognizes students who are driving awareness and mobilizing youth to be catalysts for innovative models that provide solutions to eliminate hunger in America. Scholarship winners receive a $5,000 scholarship and a $5,000 grant for their hunger-related charity...To read more, visit our Online Youth Network.
You have a wonderful idea...a mission so compelling that it can't help but be a success. Before you start, it's important to know that this will not be an easy task to undertake. There are legal requirements, financial requirements, and much more to make your nonprofit a success - one that is able to meet the need that you set out to meet.
Join us on
5:00-8:00 pm, to learn more about what it really takes to start a nonprofit.
This class will give you an
'eyes wide open' view of what it takes.
This class will be led by Jane Stein, JPS Consulting. To learn more and to register, click here.
We are grateful for the continued support of Our Partners for helping to make our programs possible.
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.