April 2016 Local Update


Don’t miss out on the array of professional development and networking events for social sector professionals in Atlanta this month! Check out the assortment of opportunities:


General Assembly 

Stiletto Network Brunch
Sunday, April 3, 1:00 - 2:30 pm, General Assembly

Come brunch, mix, and mingle with women from a multitude of industries. Leave with a full stomach and a list of new friends!


Center for Civic Innovation

Meet & Greet: Cyclehop, Atlanta’s Bike Share Operator
Thursday, April 7, 6:00 - 8:00 pm, Center for Civic Innovation

Did you know Atlanta is getting a bike share? Come meet Cyclehop’s Atlanta Bike Share General Manager, Dan Murphy, and Community Outreach Coordinator, Sara Nessanbaum, and get updates on the program's status.


General Assembly

Young Government Leaders Atlanta – The Great Debate: Private vs Public (Sector)
Thursday, April 7, 6:30 - 8:30 pm, General Assembly

Public or Private? The debate isn’t just for schools. Learn what a career is like working in the private sector vs the public sector from panelists who experienced both.


Cobb Collaborative

Agencies Building Capacity Training Series: Logic Models
Tuesday, April 19, 9:00 - 11:30 am, Mansour Center, 995 Roswell Street, Marietta

This workshop helps program practitioners and grant preparers use and apply logic models – a framework and way of thinking to help us improve our work and be accountable for results. You will learn what a logic model is and how to use one for planning, implementing, evaluating, or communicating about your program.


GSU Nonprofit Leadership Alliance

Spring Mini-Conference: Serving the Needs of Returning Veterans
Friday, April 22, 8:00 am - 2:30 pm, Commerce Building 24 Broad Street

Join us for a day of networking with student veterans, student nonprofit leaders, and other nonprofit organizations and learn how your organization can better serve veterans in your community.
Cost: $25 (includes breakfast & lunch); Free for NLA Students 

General Assembly

Born for This: How to Find the Work You Were Meant to Do
Friday, April 22, 6:30 - 8:30 pm, General Assembly

Join writer, entrepreneur, and traveler Christ Guillebeau for a talk on the intersection of joy, money, and flow being the key to what will help you find work perfectly suited to you.


Center for Civic Innovation

Leadership Breakfast: Larry Gellerstedt, CEO of Cousins Properties
Tuesday, April 26, 7:30 - 9:30 am, Center for Civic Innovation

Larry has years of corporate, philanthropic, and civic leadership experience.


Jones and Kolb

T.E.A. Group Luncheon
Tuesday, April 26, 11:15 am - 1:00 pm, Maggiano's 2268 Peachtree Road

Topic: 2016 Priorities for the IRS Exempt Organizations Division & New Tax Laws Impacting NFPs
Speaker: Colin Blaclock, Jones and Kolb
Cost: $25 Email mca@joneskolb.com to register 

General Assembly

F’Up Nights
Thursday, April 28, 7:00 - 9:00 pm, General Assembly

F’Up Nights is the fastest growing, global movement of entrepreneurial people who come together to tell, discuss, and learn from stories of business and personal failures.



If you have any upcoming events that you would like us to include in our Local Update posts, please don’t hesitate to email Katie Mumper at kmm@foundationcenter.org

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