COME TO WHERE THE REGION FINDS LEADERS! Leadership Fairfax is currently accepting applications to its three programs: the LFI Signature program, the Emerging Leaders Institute (ELI), and the Lifetime Leadership Program (LLP). Leadership Fairfax has been developing community leaders since 1988.
Visit their website at www.leadershipfairfax.org for detailed information and application form, or call Elizabeth Murphy at (703) 752-7550.
FORE: The 2013 U.S. Amateur Public Links Championship begins at Laurel Hill Golf Club on July 15. At this time, the need is forecaddies on Monday, July 15 and Tuesday, July 16. Forecaddies will be stationed on each hole. Their role is to assist golfers in their search for any errant shots. Other volunteer opportunities include food and beverage, volunteer hospitality, hotel shuttle drivers, parking attendants and clubhouse services. For a one-time $35 contribution, volunteers receive a commemorative shirt and hat that will serve as the official uniform. Volunteers will receive a complimentary meal and a free round of golf for each shift worked. For more information regarding the championship and registration, visit Laurel Hill's website and enter the Event Code: 2013APL when prompted. For questions email or call Andy Elkins at 703-493-8849 (TTY 711).
Congratulations to this year's Celebrate Partnership award winners and nominees! More than 55 businesses and community groups were nominated for these annual awards which focus on individuals and groups who partner with the County and FCPS to give back to the community in which they work and live. The event was attended by more than 380 people who heard from Fairfax County Chairman Sharon Bulova, Fairfax County School Board Chair Ilryong Moon, Deputy Division Superintendent Richard Moniuszko and Fairfax County Director Rob Staltzer. A complete list of winners and nominees can be found on the OP3 website and the FCPS website.
OP3 Award Winners
Small Business Resource Champion - Comstock Partners
Blue Ribbon Partnership - Partnership for a Healthier Fairfax
Community Resource Connector - A Way Forward
Media/Communications Partnership - Univision
Large Business Resource Champion - Target
Anthony H. Griffin Partnership Leader - Kevin Cao, Thomas Jefferson High School
Do More 24
(formerly "Give to the Max")
June 6, 2013
Do More is a chance to raise millions for area charities through a massive regional online fundraising competition. It is an opportunity to earn additional funds, build your donor base, and expand your social media presence and online fundraising capabilities.
Center for Nonprofit Advancement 13th Annual Public Private Partnership Conference
June 7, 2013 from 8:30 am to 2:30 pm
The World Bank, Preston Auditorium - 1818 H Street, NW Washington, DC 20433
Cost: $125 for individuals
"The Tools of the Trade: Building Your Nonprofit for Greater Community Impact" Hosted by Congressman Jim Moran in collaboration with Volunteer Fairfax
June 11, 2013 8:30 am to 12:00 pm
Location: 8350 Richmond Highway, Alexandria, VA 22309
Interns available: Bright and energetic summer interns are available for office work for FREE! They are ages 16-21 and can work 20-40 hours a week. They are prescreened and paid through the Fairfax County Department of Family Services' EYE Program. To learn more about the program or to apply for an intern, contact Cathy Samper at or call 703-533-5322.
For additional training opportunities view our calendar.