June Edition


School’s IN for summer!
Join us at BCNM for special summer classes with a laid-back atmosphere

Nonprofit Leadership Association: An Excellent Adventure!
NLA  featured in RMU’s “Family Connections” winter and spring magazines

The Grantsmanship Center returns to Pittsburgh
TGCI brings the two-day “Essential Grant Skills” to BCNM


Opening Plenary speakers for TechNow 2015 Announced
Kenya Boswell and Matt Zieger to speak on inaugural UpPrize social innovation challenge

How to Increase Fundraising with Matching Gifts
Guest author Adam Weingert of Double the Donation talks tech tools and gift matching strategies

Women in Nonprofits

Hollaback! Pittsburgh: Call for Stories
Hollaback! is creating a crowd-sourced initiative to end street harassment.

Community Happenings

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

Community Calendar, June 16 – July 25

6/16       FOR Big Burrito Benefit Dinner
6/18       New Rules for Engaging Corporate Sponsors
6/18       ♀Center for Women’s Entrepreneurship Open House
6/19       Who’s Your Daddy Benefit Concert
6/20       GolbalPittsburgh International Barbeque
6/20       4th Annual State of the Village
6/23       Storytelling for Nonprofits
6/24       PACE PechaKucha
6/25       Good Governance? Good to Go!
6/25       Understand the New OMB Uniform Guidence
6/25       Good Ideas Forum
6/27       Civil War Reenactment
6/27       Celebrate Pittsburgh with the PSO
6/27       Eco-Opera Free Workshop at Carrie Furnaces
6/28       Civil War Reenactment
6/30       Nonprofit Career Planning (is possible!)
7/5         Land Camp (7/5 – 7/11)
7/8         Basic Proposal Writing Workshop
7/10       The Marriage of Figaro (7/19, 8/1)
7/11       The True Story of the Three Little Pigs
7/11       Damn Yankees (7/12, 7/16, 7/17, 7/25, 8/1)
7/23       Figaro Redux (7/30)
7/24       A New Kind of Fallout – World Premiere (7/26)
7/25       Capriccio (8/2)

Volunteer Drivers Needed: Free Rides for Seniors!