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LEAD’s PhilanthroFair and Board Boot Camp are coming up — Thursday, May 12

Join The LEAD Project on May 12 for PhilanthroFair and meet with nonprofits who are looking for motivated, talented young professionals.
All participating organizations are in need of board members and skill-based volunteers.

Join The LEAD Project on May 12 for PhilanthroFair and meet with nonprofits who are looking for motivated, talented young professionals.

All participating organizations are in need of board members and skill-based volunteers. This event is a great way to learn more about the amazing work done by area nonprofits, discover ways to get involved and network with other young professionals.

Meet representatives from:

– Alzheimer’s Association
– Animal Humane Society
– Citizens League
– CommonBond Communities
– Crohn’s and Colitis Foundation of America
– Girls on the Run
– Guild Incorporated
– Gilette Children’s Specialty Healthcare
– The LEAD Project
– Opportunity International
– PACER Center
– Playworks
– Project Healthy Smile
– Rebuilding Together
– ResourceWest
– Rock Star Supply Company
– World Without Genocide
– YWCA of Minneapolis

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Register for PhilanthroFair.

Time: 6-8 p.m.
Date: Thursday, May 12th, 2011
Place: Graves 601 Hotel, 601 1st Ave. N., Minneapolis, MN 55403

If you’re interested in learning more about what it takes to be a successful board member, consider attending the 60-minute Board Boot Camp prior to PhilanthroFair.

The PhilanthroFair Board Boot Camp is great for anyone who is curious about becoming a board member and wants to know the right questions to ask nonprofits. In this in-depth training, participants will learn board member roles and responsibilities, skills that translate well to serving on a board, common pitfalls of boards and what young professionals can gain from board service.

Register for Board Boot Camp.

Time: 5-6 p.m.
Date: Thursday, May 12th, 2011
Place: Graves 601 Hotel, 601 1st Ave. N., Minneapolis, MN 55403
Cost: $20