ASHEBORO (Aug. 16, 2019)
Starting a new nonprofit or looking to jumpstart an existing one?
Randolph Community College’s Small Business Center is hosting its 2nd Annual BREAKTHROUGH Business Summit on Thursday, Aug. 29, and this year’s theme is Empowering NonProfit Success. The Summit takes place from 9 a.m.-4 p.m. on the Asheboro Campus.
The free event includes guest speakers who will share creative ideas and solutions that will help nonprofits be more effective and inspire action. Topics include keys to effective Board leadership and recruitment, motivating and empowering your brand, Donor Relations 101, getting started with marketing for nonprofits, fund management and building community trust, video marketing for the camera shy, growing your nonprofit with social media, and 10 marketing essentials for nonprofits.
The Summit provides a variety of session types and networking opportunities, along with energy, takeaways, and strategies needed to accelerate change. The sessions will be presented by leading local experts, including Jacob Lewis with Ripl and Elizabeth Mitchell with United Way of Randolph County. Attendees can choose the session that best fits their situation.
Anyone involved in running a nonprofit — from board members to staff to executive directors — is welcome to attend.
The Summit will be in room 103 of the Continuing Education and Industrial Center. Coffee and lunch will be provided.