Prince William Chamber of Commerce

Not-for-Profit Council

Promotes and improves Not-for-Profit organizations and strengthens their representation in the Chamber by increasing membership participation, identifying member prospects and member‚ business concerns.

Youth for Tomorrow

Not-for-Profit Council Sponsor

The Council provides a forum for Not-for-Profit organizations to discuss the unique needs of their industry, and to build relationships within the Prince William business communities, increasing access to potential volunteers and donors.  Activities of the Council include:

  • Create networking and raise visibility opportunities
  • Enrich the community through Not-for-Profit resources and services
  • Advocate on behalf of Not-for-Profits before the local government
  • Provide an outlet for volunteer information and opportunities
  • Integrate Not-for-Profit organizations into the mainstream activities of the Chamber

The Council typically meets the 1st Thursday, monthly from 9:00am-10:00am at Chamber Headquarters; check the online calendar for the latest meeting schedule. For more information on the Not-for-Profit Council, contact Suzanne Lewis at slewis@pwchamber.org or 703-368-6600.

Not-for-Profit Chair: Jennifer Schock-Bolles, Project Mend-A-House, director@pmahweb.org; Vice-Chair:  Steve Liga, ACTS (Action in the Community Through Service), sliga@actspwc.org

PAST MEETING TOPICS:

Hiring & Managing a BOD //  Resources for Targeting Grants // Grant Writing – A Deeper Look // Cyber Security Protection //  Lobbying vs Advocacy // Staff Retention Strategies //  Social Media on NFP Budget //

Recruiting, Managing Skill-Based Volunteers // Connect Northern Virginia Project // Disaster Emergency Preparedness

Cornerstone Partners

Vision Partners