We hope you have a wonderful Thanksgiving!!
New Data & Information:
-- 2013-2014 Workshop & Webinar Series will start in December.
The first webinar will be Making the Grade: Conducting CEO Performance Evaluations Webinar on December 12. This webinar is FREE for everyone!
The first workshop will be CSI: The Board Room - Investigating Teamwork for Effective Governance Workshop on January 23 in Marquette, January 28 in Hancock and February 4 in Harris.
More workshops and webinars are scheduled in 2014. All webinars are FREE for our members.
-- 9th Annual U.P. Nonprofit Conference was held on October 18, and this year’s conference theme was “Pulling Together. Making a Difference.” It was very exciting to see over 160 participants from 86 organizations came together at the conference. Thank you to all who attended the conference. We hope you enjoyed it.
-- Keynote Speaker Presentation - Donna Murray-Brown
-- Workshop Presentations
** Mark your calendar! 2014 U.P. Nonprofit Conference will be on Thursday, October 9.**
-- Conguratulations to the 2013 Recipients of U.P. Service Awards - Thank you for all you do for our community!!
From Left are Michael Morgan of Marquette (Adult award recipient); Sara Schneider, Marketing Manager, and Darby Ison, Co-owner of Bald Eagle Harley Davidson of Marquette (Business community leader recipient); Melissa and Laurel Maki of 31 Backpacks of Houghton (Volunteer program recipient); Emily Bauman of Manistique (Youth award recipient); Bob Salvate of Gwinn (Senior award recipient); and U.P. Service Awards Platinum Sponsor, Theresa sell of Thrivent Financial
-- Upper Peninsula
PRIORITIES SUMMIT on
Wednesday, October 16 from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at MARESA, 321 East Ohio Street,
Marquette, MI 49855 (information flyer)
-- Judy Watson Olson retired from GLCYD on June 30, 2013. We really appreciate her 37 years of service as such a Passionate Youth Advocate and Visionary Leader in the U.P. We wish her the best and a happy and healthy retirement! Congratulations and enjoy your retirement, Judy!!
-- Linda Remsburg, GLCYD Youth Development Associate, presented the youth asset survey results to the Marquette County substance abuse coalition on June 4. (abc10 video clip - Marquette & Alger Co. Youth Asset Survey)
-- Sunny 101.9 Morning Show: Great Lakes Center For Youth Development Advocates “Family Assets”
-- Making the Grade: Conducting CEO Performance Evaluations Webinar - FREE for everyone! (December 12)
-- CSI: The Board Room - Investigating Teamwork for Effective Governance Workshop (January 23 in Marquette)
-- CSI: The Board Room - Investigating Teamwork for Effective Governance Workshop (January 28 in Hancock)
-- CSI: The Board Room - Investigating Teamwork for Effective Governance Workshop (February 4 in Harris)
-- Everything has a Life Cycle: The End of Support for Windows XP and Office 2003 Webinar - Members-Only (February 6)
-- Looking-Glass Leadership: Using Your Strengths to Lead Others and Influence Peers Workshop (February 11 in Marquette)
-- Looking-Glass Leadership: Using Your Strengths to Lead Others and Influence Peers Workshop (February 20 in Hancock)
-- Looking-Glass Leadership: Using Your Strengths to Lead Others and Influence Peers Workshop (February 27 in Harris)
-- The Low Cost of High Morale: Rewarding Staff and Volunteers Webinar - FREE for everyone! (March 5)
-- "To Be or Not To Be?" Starting a Nonprofit Workshop (March 6 in Marquette)
-- "To Be or Not To Be?" Starting a Nonprofit Workshop (March11 in Hancock)
-- "To Be or Not To Be?" Starting a Nonprofit Workshop (March 25 in Harris)
-- A Walk in Their Shoes: Poverty Sensitivity Workshop (April 8 in Marquette)
-- Getting the Gift that Keeps Giving: Estate Planning 101 Webinar - Members-Only (April 10)
-- A Walk in Their Shoes: Poverty Sensitivity Workshop (April 15 in Hancock)
-- A Walk in Their Shoes: Poverty Sensitivity Workshop (April 24 in Harris)
-- Millennial-Speak: Engaging the New Generation Webinar - Members-Only (May 1)