GCN Celebrates Corporate Community at Annual Breakfast

Friday, March 7, 2014
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More than 100 corporate and foundation leaders gathered Wednesday morning for GCN’s annual Corporate Community Breakfast, where we stop to thank our network for their...

Paul Snyder, InterContinental Hotels Group’s Vice President of Corporate Responsibility and Public Affairs, welcomed the crowd to the InterContinental Buckhead hotel. Speaking as the chair of GCN’s 2014 Corporate Sustainers Steering Committee, he said he’s proud to support an organization that “doesn’t just represent one cause, but fuels the social sector to make a difference.” He also appreciated GCN’s work, “which everyone is experiencing today with this event,” to bring “the right players together, aligning the efforts of nonprofits, funders, companies, and community stakeholders.”

Clayton Gathering Draws Hometown Crowd

Monday, December 9, 2013
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More than 100 nonprofit professionals from Clayton, Fayette, Henry, and Spalding counties gathered at Clayton State University on Nov. 14, 2013, for the Clayton Nonprofit...

Featuring keynote speaker Bill Bolling of the Atlanta Community Food Bank and a series of interactive workshops on fundraising, board management, and grant opportunities, the day-long event provided a dynamic forum for nonprofit leaders working beyond the city center.

One Day to a Better Board: GCN’s Board Leadership Clinic Returns

Wednesday, October 23, 2013
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Last week, GCN gathered board members and chairs, EDs and CEOs, managers and administrators for our annual Board Leadership Clinic, featuring a range...

On October 15, GCN held our annual Board Leadership Clinic, sponsored by Mauldin & Jenkins and hosted in downtown Atlanta. Board members and chairs, executive directors and CEOs, managers and administrators convened early Tuesday morning to begin a day of interactive presentations and workshops tackling the whys and hows of an effective nonprofit board.