Congressman Jim Moran will host a workshop next Wednesday, March 26, at George Mason University’s Founders Hall in Arlington for nonprofit organizations in the 8th congressional District to learn about funding opportunities, board development and nonprofit management topics. The program will consist of a keynote discussion and small group strategy sessions led by nonprofit leaders.
The event is in collaboration with Volunteer Fairfax and the Center for Nonprofit Management, Philanthropy, and Policy at George Mason University. Light refreshments will be served.
Eileen Ellsworth, president of the Community Foundation for Northern Virginia, will serve as the keynote speaker. Read more on her here.
Breakout session topics will include:
· Winning Government Funding
· How a Change in Board Leadership Impacts Executive Directors
· Building your Board's Financial Literacy
· Accessing Corporations for Fundraising Success
· Hiring and Firing Consultants
· Getting the Most Out of Your Volunteers
· Unlocking Foundation Fundraising
What: Moran to Host "The Tools of the Trade: Building Your Nonprofit for Greater Community Impact"
When: Wednesday, March 26, 8:30 am – 12 noon
8:30 – 9 am: Registration and Coffee
9 – 9:15 am: Welcoming Remarks from Congressman Moran
9:15 – 9:20 am: Welcoming Remarks from Jeanne Sanders
9:20 – 9:50 am: Keynote Speech from Eileen Ellsworth
9:50 -10:10 am: Connect NOVA (GMU)
10:15 – 10:45 am: Breakout Session #1
10:50 – 11:20 am: Breakout Session #2
11:25 – 12 noon: Breakout Session #3
Where: George Mason University – Arlington Campus
3351 Fairfax Drive
Arlington, Virginia, 22201