Sep 2016

NoVA Local Engagement Group: Initiating Successful Collaborations

10:00am to 12:00pm
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KippsDeSanto & Co.

How can we find other funders and partners who share our interests? What tools and resources can we use to identify new partners? What are the best ways to bring players to the table? Come share your experiences and learn from your peers in this peer-led discussion.

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Oct 2016

Leadership Greater Washington Thought Leadership Series: Solving the Housing Crisis for Employers

8:00am to 11:00am
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This session will feature an esteemed panel of regional employers and business leaders who will share their perspectives on the impact of the cost of living in the DC metro area on talent recruitment and retention, employee commutes, teleworking, and other transportation issues.

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Dec 2016

Funders' Roundtable of Montgomery County: Treating the Hidden "Illness” Undermining Our Anti-Poverty Work

12:00pm to 2:00pm
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Bethesda, MD

Research indicates that there is an exposure which dramatically increases the risk for 7 out of 10 of the leading causes of death in the United States. In high doses, it affects brain development, academic achievement, hormones, and the immune system. What is it? Trauma, or what some call “toxic stress.”

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