Looking for helpful resources to guide your nonprofit through COVID-19 related challenges? Click here to access resources, articles, and informational videos to help with financial challenges, HR questions, and more!
How Can We As Nonprofit Leaders Impact Social Inequity?
The statistics on how people of color are disproportionately impacted by COVID-19 are disturbing. What steps can we take to help address those challenges now and into the future?
Addressing Social Inequity
As we make difficult decisions about resources, viewing those decisions through an equity lens will move us forward as a society.
This BoardSource article gives thoughtful questions for boards to ask as they diversify with intention.
This article gives specific statistics regarding the disparity of how COVID-19 is impacting people of color and makes a case for addressing change now.
As your nonprofit continues to evolve in this area, Equity in the Center shows you where your organization fits and how you can evolve to the next level.
NEW! Online BoardConnect starting June 3, 2020
VolunteerConnect promotes skilled volunteerism and service in central New Jersey by matching professionals looking for pro bono opportunities to nonprofit organizations that need their talents. Our mission is to expand the reach, impact and capacity of community organizations through effective volunteerism. We have three primary service areas: nonprofit board training, skills-based volunteerism and professional development for nonprofit leadership.
Nonprofit leaders are invited to join us at an upcoming forum. Learn, share and connect with other nonprofit leaders.
BoardConnect prepares emerging and seasoned business leaders to become effective nonprofit board members.
Browse our current or past events to see fun ways to network and connect with us now.
Re-energize Your Nonprofit Board Through Diversity
In January 2020, VolunteerConnect launched its BoardConnect Diversity & Inclusion pilot program with our first Advisory Committee meeting of community experts, whose goal is to develop a road map to increase diversity in nonprofit boards.
Our programming supports the strategic needs of nonprofits including skills-based volunteering, professional development opportunities for executive directors and nonprofit board training. We match individuals with passion and purpose to nonprofit organizations committed to promoting social change.