February Edition


The 2017 Wage and Benefit Study is complete, and ready to be put to good use!
Get all the all the comparables you need for setting salaries and for 990 benchmarking

Lots of media coverage for The 2017 Wage and Benefit Study
Read about our survey in The Nonprofit Quarterly, Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, Pittsburgh Business Times and RMU News

You don’t want to miss “Conversation, Comaraderie and Coffee”
Join us for five panel discussions on Friday mornings in March and April

We salute you, Ray!
Meet BCNM’s volunteer of the year, ESC consultant Ray Frankoski


Seven Ways to Make 2017 To Help Your Nonprofit Build Resilience
Guest authors Beth Kanter and Aliza Sherman share tips for techies (and everyone else) for managing workplace stress

March Technology Classes at the Bayer Center
Advanced Excel, Conquering Your Donor Database Dragon and Adobe InDesign

Tips for Securing Your WordPress Website
Cindy Leonard gives tips on WordPress security in a recent Tribune Review article

Covestro Institute for Engagement

CIE Presents: “Sounds Like a Lot of Work”
A one-act “mock board meeting” at the Ace Hotel on March 23

Join Us for the BoardsWork! Mixed Cohort on March 1!
Learn to be an effective, engaged nonprofit board member! 

Women in Nonprofits

YWCA Call for Nominations
YWCAs of Greater Pittsburgh and Westmoreland need your help to nominate outstanding women!

Community Happenings

9th Annual Inclusive Voices Luncheon
Celebrate the Power of Conversation on Friday, March 31 from 11:30 to 1:30 at the Fairmont Pittsburgh. Inclusive Voices is THE annual event that encourages casual, informal conversations over lunch, with some of the most interesting leaders the Pittsburgh region has to offer.

Approaching our 50th anniversary, PACE is pleased to once again “set the table” for people with different life experiences and perspectives to engage in important, thought-provoking conversations that are so important to our region. Individual Tickets are $75 and Sponsorships range from $1000 to $35,000. For more information call PACE at 412-562-0290.

Assemble Summer Camps
Looking for a fun, educational summer camp in Pittsburgh? Assemble’s STEAM Summer Camps are a great way to keep kids engaged, inquisitive, AND learning through the summer months! Think science camp, technology camp, engineering camp, art camp and math camp ALL rolled into one for STEAM!

Assemble Summer Camps are open to kids and tweens, ages 6-13. From beginners to burgeoning hackers, all skill levels are accepted and welcome! We simply ask that your child comes ready for learning and fun!

Auberle is hiring!
Help Us Change Lives: Auberle seeks a Director of Finance, GED Instructor and SNAP Child Worker.

View our Community Calendar for more details about these local nonprofit events:

2/16     YNPN Resume Overhaul
2/18     ♀ CWBC’s Build Your Business Workshop
2/20     ♀CWBC’s Concept to Launch (Mondays 2/20-3-27)
2/22     ♀CWBC’s Concept to Launch (Wednesdays 2/22-3-29)
2/23     ♀Girls Coalition February Networking Happy Hour
2/23     ♀CWBC Is My Business Certifiable Workshop
2/24     Jazz in Pittsburgh Lecture
2/25     Second Annual Iced Tees Winter Golf Outing
2/27     Grantsmanship 5-day Training Program (2/27-3/3)
2/28     Assemble Afterschbool
3/2       Crushed Grapes Wine Tasting
3/3       Mark and Maggie O’Connor
3/7       ♀ CWBC Webinar: Accounting Fundamentals
3/8       ♀CWBC Is Your Business Bankable Growth Workshop
3/9       ♀CWBC City of Pittsburgh Women Business Enterprise Contract Roadmap
3/10     ♀ CWE The Art of Resilience in Business and in Life
3/11     Bricolage Urban Scrawl
3/14     ♀ CWBC Webinar: Financial Strategies
3/16     Love Out Loud
3/17     PRISM’s “Embracing Purpose” conference (3/17-3/19)
3/18     An Evening with Rita Coolidge and her band
3/18     Pittsburgh Promenade Auction
3/23     CIE Presents We’re Jazzed: A Mock Board Meeting
3/25     Shake Your Booties Gala
3/31     9th Annual Inclusive Voices Luncheon
4/1       Picture This! Benefiting At-Risk Foster Teens
4/1       David Lindley
4/13     The Way Down Wanderers
4/27     An Evening with Tom Rush and Matt Nakoa
4/28     Art as Fashion
5/6       Loudon Wainwright III
5/13     Hats off to Mom
5/19     Cocktails and Cuisine
8/12     Million Dollar Golf Outing