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1. Starting & Sustaining a New Nonprofit Wanting to start your own nonprofit? After this event you will walk away with valuable resources, templates, tools, and tips on topics most critical to planning, forming, and growing a new nonprofit organization. Date:  10/03 5:30 PM - 8:00 PM   2. IECC Thrive Nonprofit Conference This one-day conference will offer strategies and toolkits for staff and board...
The Music Center today joined with civic and community leaders to dedicate The Music Center Plaza, opening the newly renovated, accessible outdoor urban space and recognizing it as "The Plaza for All." The plaza was closed for 20 months for its  $41 million makeover , which added a host of new features, including glass-covered elevators on both sides of the main staircase off Grand Avenue, a wine bar, a welcome center, a coffee shop,...
It's Friday and time for a roundup of the best non profit jobs in Los Angeles this week.   1.  Development Director, American Lung Association The American Lung Association has a great opportunity for a  Development Director  to join our incredible team in California.   2. Associate Director of Grants, PATH - Los Angeles The Associate Director is responsible for achieving specific grant...
Every student in the Los Angeles, Inglewood and Moreno Valley Unified school districts will be receiving a free backpack, just in time for the start of the school year. The L.A. Clippers and their newly-signed superstar Kawhi Leonard announced Tuesday morning that they will be donating one million backpacks. The news was delivered during an event at Leonard’s alma mater, Cloverdale Elementary School. “My goal this year...
Yesterday, L.A.’s premiere open streets festival CicLAvia took to the streets in West Hollywood and Hollywood. The new route included portions of Santa Monica Boulevard, Highland Avenue, and Hollywood Boulevard. CicLAvia is a 501(c)3 non-profit that catalyzes vibrant public spaces, active transportation, and good health through car-free streets.  Tens of thousands of people showed up  without the noise, smog, and danger of...
Hello Monday!  DeepSweep back again with some great events for nonprofit professionals to attend this week in Los Angeles.  The Brain of a Leader: Neuroscience of Inspiring Teams This workshop from the Center for Nonprofit Management will transform your approach to everyday interactions with your team. Utilizing over 100 years of research in the field of leadership and management while incorporating the latest...
It's Friday, we're nearly there and ready for the weekend! Here are our favourite jobs of the week, a mix between the CFO of an environmental nonprofit to the communications director of a political activist nonprofit. Check out some of the best opportunities on the DeepSweep site this week. 1.  Chief Financial Officer (CFO) - Community Health Councils, Inc - Los Angeles Salary: $110,000+ 2.  Social Media and Digital...
REI Co-op is donating $160,000 to 14 nonprofit organizations in Southern California — including $20,000 to the Friends of the Los Angeles River — as part of their continued efforts to be a steward to outdoor spaces and "help people experience the transformational power of nature," the REI press release said. These donations are part of the co-op's annual giving, which adds up to more than $7.7 million donated to...
It just always works out this way. It’s never intended but a theme always emerges as the nominations for the annual  NPT Power & Influence Top 50  come in and are discussed. Two trends quickly emerged for 2019. There is plenty of innovation popping in the Pacific Northwest and need is evolving missions into initially unimagined domains throughout the nation. The most intriguing element is a push for 360-degree...
Starting in early 2020, hundreds of South Los Angeles teens will start getting hands-on experience with tech — including digital media, robotics, virtual reality, and 3D printing — at the  new Best Buy Teen Tech Center at the Vermont Slauson Economic Development Corporation (VSEDC) Business Enterprise Center. This groundbreaking project grows out of the partnership between the Annenberg Foundation, whose ...
Happy Monday! Only 2 Nonprofit events for you this week. Again, The Centre For Nonprofit Management continue to host excellent workshops to boost your career development.    1. Mindful Leadership The emotional intelligence of an organization’s leader can positively or negatively affect the company’s entire culture. While self-awareness has been shown to be one of the most important qualities a leader...