Local Atlanta Update May 2017

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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:

 

Talk Data to Me
Monday, May 1, 7:00 - 9:00 pm, General Assembly

This monthly series bring together industry experts to discuss how data is changing the way businesses run and people live. May’s talk will focus on transportation data.

 

Leadership Breakfast: Cathy Woolard, Mayoral Candidate
Tuesday, May 2, 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.

 

Leadership Breakfast: Keisha Lance Bottoms, Mayoral Candidate
Tuesday, May 9, 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 @ Atlanta Botanical Garden
Wednesday, May 10, 6:00 - 9:00 pm

The Atlanta Botanical Garden will be the perfect backdrop for making new friends and business contacts.

 

Digital Philanthropy
Thursday, May 11, 7:00 - 9:00 pm, General Assembly

Join General Assembly for a panel discussion to explore the emerging landscape of “Digital Philanthropy.”

AFP GA Greater Atlanta: Demystifying Community Foundations
Tuesday, May 16, 7:30 am, Jewish Federation of Greater Atlanta Selig Center

Hear from Lisa Cremin and Christy Butler Eckoff of Community Foundation for Greater Atlanta.

 

Network Under 40 Dine with 9
Thursday, May 18, 11:30 am - 1:00 pm, Bangkok Station

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

AFP GA Greater Atlanta: Spring Social and Networking Event
Thursday, May 18, 6:00 - 8:00 pm, Historic Oakland Cemetery 

 

Jones & Kolb: T.E.A. Group Luncheon 
Tuesday, May 23, 11:15 am - 1:00 pm, Maggiano's (3368 Peachtree Road)

Topic: Top Form 990 Preparation Errors and Misunderstandings Speaker: Colin E. Blalock
Cost: $25 RSVP via email by May 18 

Owning Your Story: Pitch Workshop!
Wednesday, May 24, 10:00 am - 5:00 pm, Center for Civic Innovation

Owning Your Story is a full-day workshop that walks you through storytelling techniques to better connect with your audience and inspire others about your work.

AFP GA Greater Atlanta: Securing the Gift
Wednesday, May 24, 12:00 - 1:30 pm, Bobby Dodd Institute

Earn CFRE credits at this Brown Bag Workshop. 

 

YNPN Atlanta May Happy Hour
Wednesday, May 24, 6:00 - 8:00 pm, Eclipse de Luna

Meet other nonprofit professionals in a fun, casual atmosphere.

 

 

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.

 

 

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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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