Learning Series/Events

September 13, 2016 9:00 AM - • Learning Series

Maximize Your Corporate Sponsorship Support (3-Part Series)

Successful nonprofit organizations recognize that they must go beyond offering standard and outdated benefits if they are to increase sponsorship income. This interactive three-part series offers hands-on, practical training so that you and your organization can implement proven strategies and tactics to increase corporate sector revenue.

October 19, 2016 8:00 AM -

Project Homeless Connect

On October 19, 2016, United Way NCA will present Project Homeless Connect, a one-day resource fair. This special event will provide on-site medical and dental care, and access to housing, employment and other vital services to people in our community who are experiencing homelessness.

September 15, 2016 9:00 AM - • Learning Series

Fundraising and Board Engagement

Learn about the “Seven Best Practices of Board Giving and Board Getting”. Share your burning problems regarding nonprofit Board Member fund development expectations, and learn about how to develop strategies to work with your Board. Be part of a group discussion empowering you to propose ideas and solutions that address issues to help make Board Members understand importance of fund development to your nonprofit organization.

September 10, 2016 1:59 PM -

Loudoun LIVE

The first annual Loudoun LIVE Music Festival will bring Canadian alternative rock group The Lowest of the Low to headline a day-long concert on September 10 to support the United Way NCA Loudoun County Impact Fund.

September 29, 2016 7:30 AM -

Loudoun Charity Golf Classic

Join us for a fun day of golf, contests, raffle prizes, a box lunch provided by Wegmans, an Outback Steakhouse dinner, awards reception and a silent auction. All net proceeds will benefit the United Way of the National Capital Area Loudoun Community Impact Fund, which provides support to nonprofit organizations throughout Loudoun County.

August 30, 2016 9:30 AM - • Learning Series

Combined Federal Campaign Informational Meetings

United Way of the National Capital Area will soon begin its annual application process for the July 2017 - June 2018 membership year. In order to prepare for this process it is important to inform our nonprofit members of changes to the 2017 Combined Federal Campaign. These changes affect the United Way NCA eligibility application that will be submitted this November.

November 10, 2016 9:00 AM - • Learning Series

What Really Works on Facebook for Nonprofits

You have a Facebook page for your nonprofit organization but you are not getting any engagement from it. Come learn what is really working on Facebook now with real world, local case studies. Find out the best types of posts for Facebook, and walk-away with a draft editorial calendar.

October 18, 2016 9:00 AM - • Learning Series

Cybersecurity and Fraud Prevention Strategies for Nonprofit Organizations

Nonprofits need a strong system in place to protect donor and program participant information, and have a responsibility in helping to prevent fraud. Many were personally affected by Target’s Cybersecurity breach in 2013 when outside hackers accessed customer’s financial information by getting past security measures. An attack like this and fraud committed against a nonprofit organization can leave donor information vulnerable, and program participant information for the taking. In this workshop learn how to take a proactive approach to ensure your data is protected against an attack, and what to do if fraud is committed.
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