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Three Full Scholarships Available - Executive Director Summer Retreat

Three Full Scholarships Available

Due to multiple philanthropic support, (three) full scholarships are remaining for next week’s Facing Change Executive Director Summer Retreat for Greater New Haven area nonprofits. If you are an Executive Director of a Greater New Haven nonprofit and would like to apply for the scholarship please contact Linda Friedman at linda.friedman@uconn.edu or 860-486-9318.

 

Individual days can be attended if a director cannot make the complete retreat. Please forward if you know of a colleague who may have interest.


Wed. August 3:          Leadership and Planning in Times of Scarce Resources

Thurs. August 4:         Effectively Communicating in Times of Change

Fri. August 5:              Building Strategic Alliances in Stressed Environments

Fri. November 4:        Three months later: Assess, Adjust, and Move Forward

 

Special Panel updates:

 

Social Enterprise—New Forms of Income (Thursday, August 4)

Change comes in many forms…specifically in the field of Social Enterprise, the newest revenue producing strategy for the sector.  Learn from a panel of peers who already engage in social enterprise ventures as well as resource experts in this exciting new field. With:

  • Tod Van Kirk, Director of Organizational Development, Vista Ventures
  • Michelle Cote, Board Member of ReSet
  • Kelly Ramirez, Executive Director of Social Venture Partners of RI

 

Shared Services—The New Norm (Friday, August 5)

Money tight? Find efficiency, greater impact and revenue through the practice of shared services. This panel will provide examples and strategies for those wanting to create back office integration as a means of saving money. With:

  • Deb Heinrich, Nonprofit Liaison to Governor Malloy
  • Ron Cretaro, Executive Director of the Connecticut Association of Nonprofits
Robert Francis, Executive Director of Regional Youth Adult Social Action Partnership

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