• December 17, 2014
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Philanthropy Day

CNE's 7th Annual Philanthropy Day Wrap Up

Guest speaker, Bill Strickland, winner of the prestigious MacArthur "Genius" Award for his contributions to the arts and his Pittsburgh community, gave the keynotes address. His work at Manchester Bidwell Corporation, which he founded and continues to lead, involves a great many community interests including social justice, education, the arts, and workforce development. For more on Strickland's address, please see CNE's webpage Philanthropy Day 2014.

And check out What Is Social Innovation? a video produced by Light House Studio for CNE's 7th Annual Philanthropy Day Celebration

For news coverage on the event please see:


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    Come learn about CNE's Board Academy, which has a custom-developed, four-month curriculum consisting of interactive classes, readings, experiential learning, and network building designed to promote good governance in area nonprofits. Classes...

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