Local Atlanta Update June 2017

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:

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Summer Strategy Session
Thursday, June 1, 6:30 - 8:30 pm, General Assembly

Eager to make the most of your summer? GA will teach you how to set clear goals and how best to leverage your time and resources to achieve them and still have some fun in the sun.

 

Network Under 40: Dine with 9 Breakfast
Friday, June 2, 7:30 - 9:00 am, Savor Bar & Kitchen

Looking to make meaningful connections with friends and business contacts? Shake up the start of your day and make new friends and business connections.

 

Leadership Breakfast: Vincent Fort, Mayoral Candidate
Tuesday, June 6, 7:30 - 9:30 am, Center for Civic Innovation

Every month this year, the Center for Civic Innovation will host candidates for a candid and open conversation, where we learn more about their personal story and vision for the future of this city.

 

The Design Economy Revolution
Tuesday, June 6, 6:30 – 8:30 pm, General Assembly

Join GA for a panel discussion of the design economy, the revolution that values design, creativity, and innovation as essential ingredients for growth.

 

Owning Your Story: Pitch Workshop!
Friday, June 9, 10:00 am - 5:00 pm, Center for Civic Innovation

This full-day workshop walks you through storytelling techniques to better connect with your audience and inspire others about your work.

 

Leadership Breakfast: Kwanza Hall, Mayoral Candidate
Tuesday, June 13, 7:30 - 9:30 am, Center for Civic Innovation

Every month this year, the Center for Civic Innovation will host candidates for a candid and open conversation, where we learn more about their personal story and vision for the future of this city.

 

Network Under 40 @ City Winery
Tuesday, June 13, 6:00 - 9:00 pm

Make new friends and business contacts!

 

Network Under 40: Dine with 9
Thursday, June 15, 11:30 am - 1:00 pm, Atmosphere

Shake up your lunch hour and make new friends and business connections.

 

AFP GA, Greater Atlanta Chapter Meeting
Tuesday, June 20, 7:30 am, Peachtree Road United Methodist Church

Topic: Giving USA Report; Presenter: David H. King, President & CEO, Alexander Haas

 

AFP GA, Greater Atlanta: Walk with the Consultant
Sunday, June 25, 4:00 pm, Piedmont Park

Join Linda Wise McNay, Ph.D., of Our Fundraising Search to enjoy the outdoors, get some exercise, and share with your colleagues what’s going on with you and your organization’s development program.

 

Conference Notices:

 

Georgia Grant Professionals Association Southern Regional Grant Conference
June 14-16, Morrow Center

Attendees will gain insight and perspective about key issues facing the grant field, build and strengthen professional relationships, and discover new resources and project opportunities. The conference is geared for all skills from the novice to the more experienced grant professionals. The Grant Professionals Certification Institute (GPCI) is offering Certification Maintenance Program (CMP) credit for conference participants.

 

YNPN National Conference: Leading Through Change
August 11-14, GA Tech Conference Center

The YNPN National Conference & Leaders Institute connects young nonprofit leaders from across the country providing them with space to rekindle inspiration, grow their own leadership, and learn new tools to improve their communities. Use promo code ynpn17_foundationcenter for $30 off registration.

 

Registration Now Open:

Women On the Edge Group Coaching
August – December 2017; Meets once per month

The InwardBound Center for Nonprofit Leadership has opened registration for the next cohort of its Women on the Edge group coaching workshop. Rediscover your commitment to leading initiatives and teams. Take your leadership to the next level and decide what’s next professionally.

 

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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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