College of San Mateo
 April 29, 2015
 5:00 pm - 7:30 pm
 Free of charge!      
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** Nonprofit Exhibitor Registration is now closed. ** 

Potential Board Members & Volunteers Sign Up HERE 


Thank You to Our Lead Sponsor!


Established in 2000 by a group of leaders from the nonprofit sector to promote collaboration and speak collectively to strengthen the economic and social health of San Mateo County, Thrive provides opportunity to:  
  • Convene - Facilitating issue-based meetings, nonprofit capacity building, workshops and conferences.
  • Connect - Providing relevant information, resources and networking.
  • Collaborate - Promoting opportunities to share services and resources.
  • Communicate - Increasing awareness and understanding of the nonprofit sector.
  • Celebrate - Renewal and recognition.  
Thrive on Pen Voice (Part 1 & Part 2)


Join Thrive for Fiscal Year 2014-2015

Tuesday, April 28
9:00am - 11:15am
Sobrato Speaker Series
Co-sponsored with Thrive
"Collective Impact for Driving Systems Change: Framework and Case Studies." In recent years Collective Impact has been a top nonprofit buzzword, all the while the many facets of the approach have not been fully understood. Two case studies will bring these frameworks to life as well as a panel discussion. Same is limited to 165 participants; tickets $20 
Register today!
Wednesday, April 29
5:00pm - 7:30pm
Thrive OnBoard
Sponsored by PG&E
We heard you! 
The inaugural Thrive OnBoard is the answer to your request over the years. OnBoard will help support a real solution to a long-standing issue—matching open board positions with viable community volunteers in San Mateo County. 
Accepting Exhibitor applications! This opportunity is open to current nonprofit Thrive members ONLY. APPLY HERE

 Tuesday, May 5

SV Gives
Silicon Valley Gives, the online giving day for our region, is just around the corner. Please submit only one form per organization. Please visit for the latest information.
Friday, May 15
7:30am - 9:00am

Star Power Awards & 15th Anniversary Breakfast
Mercy Center, Burlingame
Support the county's preeminent nonprofit voice, Thrive Alliance, and the 15th Anniversary Star Power Breakfast and inaugural Nonprofit Awards, which for the first time ever will recognize the contributions of the nonprofit community in San Mateo County in four categories.
RSVP today!
Wednesday & Thursday
May 20 & 21
9:30am -  4:30pm
 Writing Successful Grant Proposals: Two-Day Workshop
Presented by CompassPoint
This comprehensive workshop will teach you a step-by-step approach to preparing successful proposals (day one), and then give you the opportunity for proposal review and feedback (day two). 
Click HERE to register & call Thrive for your member discount code!

"I can't get over the amount of information that comes out of Thrive - events, workshops, conferences, the latest issues in the community. In many ways, Thrive is like Google for me!"

 Deborah Pinsky, CEO, Peninsula Jewish Community Center

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Thrive in the News
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