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Navigating a Changing Landscape:  A Conversation with Foundations 
September 27, 2017 @ 9:30 am - 11:30 am

Join us on September 27th for a conversation with leaders from local Foundations and funders about what changes that have happened in the world of philanthropy in recent years. Our conversation will focus especially on what the future of nonprofit funding and organization structure here in Guilford County.  We will also be joined by two nonprofit Executive directors who are positioning their organizations to take advantage of changes in their funding and organizational structure.    This conversation is a kickoff for a series of workshops and roundtables on building diversified structures and funding that the Consortium will sponsor over the coming year.

9:30 – 10:00 a.m.  Registration and Coffee

10:00 – 11:30 a.m. Panel Discussion and Q&A

Panelists include Catherine Burnett, Chief Operating Officer of The Phillips Foundation; Susan Shumaker, President of the Cone Health Foundation and two Executive Directors who will share their success stories with diverse funding strategies.

Session facilitated by Liz Summers of Advancing Leadership Consulting.

September 28

Many Eggs, Many Baskets: Sustainability Through Diverse Fundraising

Myron Wilkins of Greensboro Urban Ministry

Jodi Lorenzo Schibley of Sanctuary House

Ellen Whitlock of Senior Resources of the Triad

Host: Erin Stratford Owens of The Humane Society of the Piedmont


Stronger Together: Strategic alliances, nonprofit agreements and corporate partners

Nov. 16th

Nadia Shirin Moffett of The Queen’s Foundation

Brett Byerly of Greensboro Housing Coalition


January 17

What’s next in  Corporate Philanthropy

Laura Collins, KPMG


September 27, 2017
9:30 am - 11:30 am


Guilford Nonprofit Consortium


Nussbaum Center for Entrepreneurship
1451 S. Elm Eugene St.
Greensboro, 27406 United States
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