"Tools of the Trade: Building Your Nonprofit for Greater Community Impact"

Eileen-EllsworthEileen M. Ellsworth, President of the Community Foundation for Northern Virginia, will serve as the keynote speaker at an event for nonprofit organizations on Wednesday, March 26th – “Tools of the Trade: Building Your Nonprofit for Greater Community Impact.” This annual event is hosted by Virginia Congressman, Jim Moran, of the 8th Congressional District, serving Alexandria City, Arlington County, Falls Church City, and parts of Fairfax County. It will be held at the George Mason University-Arlington Campus, Founders Hall, 3351 Fairfax Drive, Arlington VA, and is in collaboration with Volunteer Fairfax and the Center for Nonprofit Management, Philanthropy, and Policy at George Mason University.

“We’re extremely privileged to have Eileen address this year’s nonprofit seminar,” said Rep. Jim Moran. “Her integral knowledge of program growth, funding drives, and promotion, coupled with her ability to secure collaborative partnerships with private sector stakeholders has turned the Community Foundation into a regional powerhouse.”

The event will include breakout sessions with topics such as “Winning Government Funding,” “How a Change in Board Leadership Impacts Executive Directors,” “Building your Board’s Financial Literacy,” “Accessing Corporations for Fundraising Success,” “Hiring and Firing Consultants,” “Getting the Most out of your Volunteers,” and “Unlocking Foundation Fundraising.”

Event registration is available here.  For more information about this event, please contact Krysta Jones, Congressman Moran’s Outreach Director, at 703-971-4700.