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.  

Join Thrive or Renew for Fiscal Year 2014-15

Friday, October 31

Nominate Thrive Alliance as a 2014 Top-Rated Nonprofit!
Help us make a greater difference in our community. GreatNonprofits is honoring highly reviewed nonprofits with their 2014 Top-Rated List. You can help out by posting a review of your experience with us, it only takes 3 minutes. Nomination deadline is October 31!
Click HERE to get started
Tuesday, November 11
9:00am - 12:00pm
Basing Decision on Facts Instead of Beliefs (Non-Profits Need To Use Fact-Based Decision-Making)
Co-sponsored by STEP (Success Through Education Program) and Thrive
Click HERE to register and for additional programs in the Speaker Series.
Location:  851 Burlway, Burlingame 
Wednesday, Nov 12 9:30am - 11:00am  Thrive Community Resiliency Network
Program will include an update from Emily Cabral from United Policyholders on what to do during an emergency on vacation, and more!
Information to support your organization and the community.  
Click HERE to RSVP for this free meeting.
Monday, November 17
9:30am - 4:30pm
Budgeting for Programs, Grants and the Organization.  
CompassPoint in collaboration with Thrive 
How to build, present and use your organization's annual fiscal budget as a critical tool.  This workshop is for nonprofit leaders, board members and staff at all levels.    
Click HERE to register.  
NOTE:  Thrive members receive 20% off at registration.  Email:  Info@ThriveAlliance for the code.
Thursday, November 20
9:00am - 11:00am
Thrive Community Forum 
Sponsored by Olive Grove Consulting 
Annual networking extravaganza... the event where connections are made and that everyone talks about for months after.    
Location:  Sobrato Center for Nonprofits - Redwood Shores
Registration & lite refreshments:  9:00am - 9:30am
Program:  9:30am - 11:00am
To register for the event click HERE
Wednesday, Dec 10
11:30am - 1:00pm

Thrive Leadership Circle Luncheon
Peer group gathering exclusively for Thrive member EDs and CEOs.  Planned topic:  Annual Board Evaluations -- just in time for new year planning.  
Lunch provided.  
Thanks to the generosity of this quarter's sponsor:  
CORA, Community Overcoming Relationship Abuse
Location:  Sobrato Center for Nonprofits - Redwood Shores
Click HERE to register.  

"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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