Virtually join nonprofit leaders across the Greater Lynchburg area for a presentation from Celeste Flores, Giving Tuesday Director of U.S. Communities to learn about recent national giving trends and why we have reason to be hopeful about growth and collaboration. You'll have the opportunity to ask questions and apply to our local nonprofit sector with Megan Huffman, SHARE Greater Lynchburg Executive Director. The webinar will conclude with breakout rooms according to your mission area of focus so you can connect and discuss the learnings.
Celeste Flores supports and mobilizes GivingTuesday’s network of 200+ communities across the United States. This includes engaging with leaders on growth of their local movement, developing collaborations, as well as activating new community campaigns including diverse communities, causes and all voices. Celeste is a strategist focused on social good and community-led campaigns with decades of experience in activating a vision, engaging cross-sections of a community, building partnerships to expand impact and sustainability, and engage more people in giving. Celeste has also held leadership positions at I Live Here I Give Here, Foundation for the Carolinas, University of Virginia Darden School of Business, Texas Children’s Hospital, United Way in Houston and Accenture.
10:00-10:45 a.m. - Presentation and Q&A "From Scarcity to Abundance: The Power of Grassroots Generosity" Celeste Flores, Director of U.S. Communities, Giving Tuesday
10:45 - 11 a.m. - "Link to Local Mission: Scarcity to Abundance in Greater Lynchburg" Megan Huffman, SHARE Greater Lynchburg Executive Director and spotlights on: Greater Lynchburg Community Foundation, Lynchburg Regional Business Alliance, United Way of Central Virginia and Central Virginia Academy for Nonprofit Excellence (CVANE)
11:00 - 11:30 a.m. - Breakout Room Discussions: "Applying to Your Area of Focus" facilitated by SHARE Greater Lynchburg Nonprofit Advisory Council members
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Presented by SHARE Greater Lynchburg and The Greater Lynchburg Community Foundation. Co-sponsored by the Lynchburg Regional Business Alliance.