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Community Partnership Orientation: A "One-Stop Shop"

When

May. 6, 2013, 10am to 12pm

Office/Remote Location

Historic 5th Street School Auditorium, 401 S. 4th Street

Description

UNLV and it's Nonprofit, Community, and Leadership Initiative (NCLI) has scheduled its first Community Partnership Orientation "One-Stop Shop," with more than 27,000 students and more than 700-instructional faculty, UNLV is a vital community resource to local nonprofits, public agencies, and business start-ups. However, providing easy community access to the service, research, and training resources of the university is a challenge.

This two hour rapid orientation will be held at the Historic 5th Street School's auditorium.
The NCLI and it's seven-partner agencies will explain their missions and how collaboration with each can help you achieve your goals.


Common questions that will be answered at this orientation include:

  • How do I get an intern placed at my organization?
  • How do I schedule volunteers for my activity?
  • How can I get help incorporating?
  • What resources exist for nonprofit professionals?
  • How can I get my organizations needs written into a UNLV course curriculum?
  • Where can I learn to write better grant applications?
  • Who do I contact at the university to do research with my organization?


Orientation Schedule:

  • 10:00-10:05 a.m. - Welcome by John Wagner of NCLI
  • 10:05-10:20 a.m. - NCLI: Our purpose, our projects, and our partners
  • 10:20-10:30 a.m. - The City of Las Vegas
  • 10:30-10:40 a.m. - Young Nonprofit Professionals Network
  • 10:40-10:50 a.m. - UNLV Career Services Center
  • 10:50-11:00 a.m. - UNLV Business Start-up Center
  • 11:00-11:15 a.m. - The United Way of Southern Nevada
  • 11:15-11:45 a.m. - UNLV Office of Civic Engagement and Diversity
  • 11:45-12:00 a.m. - Questions and Answers

 

Admission Information

Admission is free, however, online registration is required via the Community Partnership Orientation webpage.

Contact information

Name: Dottie Shank
Office: Historic 5th Street School 401 S. 4th Street - Room 140
Phone: 702-895-0017
E-mail: dottie.shank@unlv.edu

Event Sponsor

Nonprofit, Community and Leadership Center