Community Engagement

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Civic Action Academy

When: November 9, 2018, 1:00 p.m. - November 10, 2018, 4:00 p.m.

Where: Drake University

Description:  Students from across the Midwest and beyond (undergraduate and graduate) are invited to learn from professionals across sectors. Sessions will offer skill-building in civic action including philanthropy, nonprofit leadership, dialogue, advocacy and more. Students will also have a chance to learn what others are doing on other campuses and network with peers. Registration closes on October 31st; register here.

Spring Volunteer Fair

When:  January 30, 2019

Time: 11:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.

Where: Maucker Union Ballroom

Description:  Network with more than 50 local nonprofit organizations as well as find volunteer and internship opportunities in the Cedar Valley.

Cedar Valley Nonprofit Awards Luncheon

When: Thursday, April 4, 2019

Time: 12:00 - 1:30 p.m.

Where: Commons Ballroom

Description: The Nonprofit Leadership Alliance Student Association will host the annual Cedar Valley Nonprofit Awards Luncheon to recognize the contributions of local nonprofits and nonprofit leaders. Awards that will be presented are for individuals and organizations. The categories include Business Partner of the Year, Nonprofit Staff Leader of the Year, Nonprofit Board Member of the Year, Koob Award for Collaboration, Gordon Mack Award for Student Leadership, Legacy Award, New Nonprofit Employee of the Year, Exceptional Nonprofit of the Year.

Community Engagement Celebration Day

When: Friday, April 19, 2019

Time:  9:00 - 11:30 a.m.

Where: Gallagher Bluedorn Performing Arts Center (GBPAC)