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The new fall 2021 catalog is here!
I am calling on board and philanthropic leaders to recognize how valiant many people in our nonprofit…[Read more]
 
Facilitating from Afar: Tips for Success Using Zoom – a new webinar with Beth Kanter and Cindy Leonard
Many of you know Beth Kanter as the author of “The Happy Healthy Nonprofit,” but she’s also an accomplished facilitator! Join Beth and Cindy to explore how to improve your digital facilitation skills using Zoom and…[Read more
 
National Voter Registration Day celebrates our country’s democracy and helps register every eligible American to vote! Help the community you serve…[Read more]
 
Webinar: Using Improvisational Comedy Techniques to Build a Culture of Innovation
Nonprofits must continually innovate in order to survive within the ongoing turbulent environment in which they operate. To accomplish this, it is essential to…[Read more]
 

FOR THE GOOD OF THE SECTOR

Come THRIVE with AFP-WPA and PPGC at the Emerging Philanthropy Conference on November 10 and 17
Join The Association of Fundraising Professionals – Western PA Chapter and the Pittsburgh Planned Giving Council for our annual Emerging Philanthropy Conference, presented virtually on Wednesday November 10 and 17.  This conference, designed to advance both professional and personal skills is just the reset and refresh you need during these unprecedented times.  For registration information, keynote speakers, award winners and schedules, visit our website at https://emergingphilanthropy.org

Don’t Miss the Collaborative Conference
Mark your calendars and join conference partners Alliance for Nonprofit Resources (ANR), the Greater Pittsburgh Nonprofit Partnership (GPNP), PANO, and Villanova University for Rising with Resilience. Over the course of four days, we’ll hear from two keynote speakers, 20 workshop presenters, network, and just take time to have some fun with our peers from around the state (and beyond).  Tuesday & Thursday | Weeks of October 11 & 18 

Certification Program in Nonprofit Resilience Management
The National Center on Nonprofit Enterprise is launching an online instructional program in Nonprofit Resilience Management to be offered in a series of 10 one-day course modules. Modules will be offered fall 2021 through spring 2022 and are delivered remotely via Zoom, designed to be interactive. A minimum of five modules, out of a total of ten possible topics, must be completed to be eligible for certification. For more information, visit Managing for Resilience: A New Approach to Nonprofit Management.


JOB OPENINGS

 

Philanthropy West Virginia, West Virginia’s philanthropic leadership organization, seeks applications for the position of Program & Engagement Manager. The Program & Engagement Manager, in partnership with the President and CEO and other staff, is responsible to manage, develop, and deliver educational programs, events, and other services that attract and retain the members of our philanthropy-serving organization. 

Blind & Vision Rehabilitation Services of Pittsburgh is looking for a Special Event CoordinatorThe successful candidate will support the success of Blind & Vision Rehabilitation Services of Pittsburgh’s fundraising events. Works closely with staff, board members, and volunteer leadership to assist with planning, coordinating and implementing events designed to raise funds for and to promote community awareness of BVRS’ programs and services. 

Professional Affordable Housing Management Association (PAHMA) is searching for an Administrative Assistant Contractor. The Administrative Assistant is a Third Party Contractor who works closely with the Volunteer Board of Directors and the Committees to facilitate all functions of the board and all events of the organization; keeping all projects running smoothly and on time. 

 
Planned Parenthood of Western Pennsylvania is looking for a Chief Executive Officer (CEO) to join the organization at an exciting time, leading a committed and capable staff in providing high-quality health and reproductive services. As a leader of an affiliate of the larger national Planned Parenthood Federation of America (PPFA), PPWP’s CEO will join the battle on both a national and local level to restore lost funding and oppose oppressive legislation that threatens its patients and community. The CEO will bring an unwavering belief in our mission and conviction about health, health care, and the equitable distribution of access to health care services, especially for our most marginalized constituents. 
 
The Children’s Institute’s Institutional Advancement team is looking for a Chief External Relations Officer who will develop, coordinate and lead in creating and executing a comprehensive fundraising and marketing strategy that enables the organization to be nimble in an ever-changing marketplace and reflects the institution’s history and traditions while inspiring and engaging our constituencies. Reporting to the CEO and directly managing three directors on the Institutional Advancement team, the CERO is a collaborative member of the senior leadership and executive leadership teams.

COMMUNITY HAPPENINGS

For more information on these events, visit our community Google calendar.

9.18       Unite for Bleeding Disorders Walk and Run for Their Lives 5K Run
9.18       CWE Webinar: Build Your Business
9.18       Three Rivers Heritage Community Trail Ride
9.18       Pittsburgh Shakespeare in the Parks: Hamlet
9.19       Pittsburgh Shakespeare in the Parks: Hamlet
9.20       Achieva’s 23rd Annual Million Dollar Golf Outing
9.22       CWE’s Concept to Launch (6 week session)
9.22       Introduction to Autism for Parents and Caregivers
9.25       Pittsburgh Shakespeare in the Parks: Hamlet
9.26       Pittsburgh Shakespeare in the Parks: Hamlet
9.27       CWE’s Food Start Up Success (6 week session)
9.29       CWE’s Concept to Launch (6 week session)
9.30       CWE: Growing Your Business Online Training Series
9.30       Art of Wine and Food fundraiser for HEARTH
10.4       CWE’s Food Start Up Success (6 week session)
10.6       CWE’s Concept to Launch (6 week session)
10.8       Every Child, Inc. Grown Up Play Date
10.9       Quantinuum: 30th Anniversary celebration
10.11    CWE’s Food Start Up Success (6 week session)
10.12    Rising with Resilience Conference
10.13    CWE’s Concept to Launch (6 week session)
10.14    Rising with Resilience Conference
10.18    CWE’s Food Start Up Success (6 week session)
10.19    Rising with Resilience Conference
10.20    CWE’s Concept to Launch (6 week session)
10.21    Rising with Resilience Conference
10.25    CWE’s Food Start Up Success (6 week session)
10.27    CWE’s Concept to Launch (6 week session)
10.28    CWE: Growing Your Business Online Training Series
11.1      CWE’s Food Start Up Success (6 week session)
11.10    Emerging Philanthropy Virtual Conference
11.17    Emerging Philanthropy Virtual Conference

How to Submit Your Nonprofit Event
Use this online form to submit your event for the Community Calendar.