In the LoopConnecting to communities online since 2003Please Forward
A number of nonprofits will havetheir fiscal year end on June 30,2013. Please review the handoutsfrom an Ask the Expert Webinar, aswell as my nonprofit compliancechecklist as you prepare for yourstate and federal filings.Click here
Donors Forum,Foundation Center TeamUp to Provide Update onGiving in Illinois
As a nonprofit leader, you may becalled upon or wish to shareinformation with staff, your boardmembers, and other constituents onthe state of foundation giving inIllinois.Donors Forum's latest
report, released last week,and the customizable Powerpoint deck, can help you do that.
You maywish to link to the report
on your websiteor newsletter, or share via socialmedia.
JAZZ n/da GRAZZ at Chicago State University
I got the following information from Kwesi Ronald Harris.
Kick Off Jazz n/da Grazz Live On The 9-5 IT's Baaaaaackkkk! Hotter thanever! With Songstress Tracye Smith & Avain Hightower & Full CircleStay tuned for more..but as of June 26,2013... JAZZ n/da GRAZZ welcomesyou back to "The Chicago State University every Wednesday from 6 - 8p.m. Concerts are free. Parking is $5 [Please use the 99th King DriveEntrance] Looking forward to beautiful musical summer evenings withyou!! http://www.csu.edu/convocationcenter/
http://www.smithsongstylings.com/ http://www.avainhightowerandfullcircle.com/index.html If weather does not permit , the event will be held in the JonesConvocation Center.
Professional Networking Luncheon
I thank Kiela Upton-Smith for sharing the following information
.Please join me Wednesday June 26, 2013 for the FREE lunchtimenetworking event that I co-host
in River North.Wednesday June 26, 2013, 11:45am - 1pmReza's Restaurant - 432 W. Ontario
RSVP to Kiela @ 312-880-7744All you can eat buffet $12; Valet parking is free with your lunch purchasereceipt. Bring business cards and/or marketing materials. Each week wefacilitate connections with structured and unstructured networking alongwith informal networking and a 15 min education topic. This week'stopic: masterminding Session.
Kick-Off Celebration- 237th Birthday of America!
I got the following e-mail from Stephanie Webber Trussell
.Join me to celebrate the birth of the greatest country on the planet.Anyone who disagrees gets VIP treatment to the front of the line, bringfacts not emotions. Filling in for the Ponce brothers. I can't have aconversation without you. Please call in 312-591-8900. Text comments68683 (Enter WLS in the message box then type your comment). Sunday,June 30th, 1:00 pm-3:00 pm WLS AM 890
Griffin Fine Art and Interior Design Opening Exhibit
Museum Quality Fine Art, Gourmet Hor Dorves, Artist's Talk andChampagne Libations...RSVP before it's too late...Griffingallery@me.com
or 800-474-1633.Griffin Fine Art and Interior Design, Saturday, June 29,2013, from 5:30 pm-9:30 pm, 2233 S. Throop #209, Chicago, Illinois