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Our Impact

Nonprofits attended
our Meet & Greets
to find board members.
Nonprofits have filled
their board seats with
at least one of our
BoardConnect Grads.
Participants attended our
Program to learn about
trending industry topics.

Upcoming Programs

Register for the Upcoming LeadershipConnect!

Tuesday, October 22nd | 8:30 a.m.

Welcome to the NonProfitConnect Board: Carolyn Biondi

We are thrilled to have Carolyn Biondi, MSW, MAPP, ACC and Lead Coach/Consultant at Well Beyond, LLC. join the NonProfitConnect Board!  She brings years of experience supporting our community including serving as Executive Director at Trenton-based nonprofit Arm In Arm for eight years.

Recruit a Board Member

Registration is now open for our Fall Meet & Greet Fair!

Contact Allison Howe for more information or register for the Fall Meet and Greet taking place on October 30th below!

Attend Our New Peer Circle

Join our vibrant and empowering peer circle exclusively designed for BIPOC nonprofit Executive Directors! Connect with fellow leaders who share your unique journey, challenges, and triumphs in the nonprofit sector. Together, we’re fostering a supportive space for growth, mentorship, and collaboration. Break barriers, amplify voices, and lead with purpose. This peer circle is facilitated by Karen Andrade-Mims, CEO of The Father Center of New Jersey.


Not only did the training cover the full range of practical topics that a non-profit leader needs to know, but it also reaffirmed my belief that working in a non-profit is more rewarding and fulfilling than a job in any other sector.

Christine Symington, Leading from Within Grad Cohort '22

I really enjoyed the course and have learnt a great deal. Really appreciate all the effort you have put into the course and look forward to continuing to learn and grow with your guidance.

Sarita Sagar, BoardConnect Grad Winter Cohort '23

The event was so well thought-out and organized— and it seemed to me an especially fabulous crop of candidates. Very impressive folks! Thank you on behalf of Rise — your program has really helped our organization immeasurably.

Marjorie A. Gutman, PhD, Rise Board Vice President

 It was so helpful to hear all the information and to hear from such great speakers. I know it takes a lot of time to put these presentations together, and I just want you to know that they do make a difference and they are appreciated.

Kim Cody, COO James R Halsey Foundation of the Arts, LeadershipConnect Attendee

at Work

Our programming supports the strategic needs of nonprofits including skills-based volunteering, professional development opportunities for executive directors and nonprofit board training. We match individuals with passion and purpose to nonprofit organizations committed to promoting social change.

Thank You to Our Supporting Sponsors