Local Silicon Valley upcoming events - all in one place. Opportunities for professional development and networking, fundraising galas, community forums, art festivals, and so much more!
For most of us, tax time is a stressful time, but for many in our communities it can be life changing…in a good way! Join us to learn about the life changing effects of tax time, a new and improved California Earned Income Tax Credit as well as where to find free tax preparation assistance in San Mateo County and beyond. We’re not kidding…it really is free!
Join us for a special Thrive Community Forum where we bring together nonprofit, public sector, and corporate leaders to discuss regional funding priorities for 2019 and beyond. Hear from philanthropy experts about giving trends and emerging initiatives to support Silicon Valley. Learn recent findings from the Northern California Grantmakers survey on nonprofit displacement and discuss their implications for our community. Connect with each other and discuss potential partnerships toward solutions.
Immigrant & Worker's Rights TAG meeting, anchored by Stacey Hawver, Executive Director, Legal Aid Society of San Mateo County.
This unique convening will bring philanthropy, nonprofit, corporate, and public leaders together to: discuss the survey report about the needs of families with children who live in poverty in North San Mateo County, and the nonprofits that serve them; hear from an expert panel of local leaders and explore creative solutions to better serve families and children in need in this region; connect with each other and discuss potential partnerships toward solutions.
Basic Needs & Safety Net TAG meeting, anchored by Bart Charlow, CEO, Samaritan House
More details will follow.
Leadership Circle Luncheons are exclusive to Thrive Member CEOs and EDs. Topic: Catalyzing New Investments in Silicon Valley Nonprofits
This is our most anticipated forum every year! It is our intention that each Thrive Networking Extravaganza attendee will leave with a sense of connectedness to the larger nonprofit community and will have given and received a positive and valuable exchange.
Attract and Retain the "Best and the Brightest" Employees in 2019 and Beyond - Participate in Fair Pay for Northern California Nonprofits: The 2019 Compensation & Benefits Survey, the Best Survey of Its Kind
Unlike many theatre companies, Dragon's theatre season runs January through December. This season highlights some very Dragon themes – demanding roles for actors and designers, excellent roles for women, and thought-provoking stories.
Thrive News & Events Recap
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We will bring legislative aides, public servants, and our local nonprofit leaders together to discuss how to most effectively work together on important issues for the benefit of our community. And of course, there will be plenty of time for networking and holiday cookies, homemade by Thrive's staff and board.
Last week, Thrive proudly hosted the second annual Nonprofit Career Summit & Job Fair to match local nonprofits with potential employees and volunteers. It was an amazing evening where dynamic connections were made. Early results show that a couple of job seekers were hired just a few days following the event - we look forward to hearing more stories unfold!