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We look forward to working with you in 2014!
2013-2014 Workshop & Webinar Series in March:
-- The Low Cost of High Morale: Rewarding Staff and Volunteers Webinar - March 5; FREE for Everyone!
-- "To Be or Not To Be?" Starting a Nonprofit Workshop (March 6 in Marquette; March 11 in Hancock; March 25 in Harris)
-- Volunteer Recruitment: Finding the Right Fit Webinar - March 20; FREE for Everyone!
More workshops and webinars are scheduled in the Winter/Spring. Don't miss out on these learning and networking opportunities - Register today!!
** All webinars are FREE for our members. Enjoy! **
2014 Marquette County
Outstanding Volunteer Awards:
Nominate someone you know for the 2014 Marquette County Outstanding Volunteer Awards. Nominations are due March 7.
Peer Learning Circles:
Peer Learning Circles is for executive directors of U.P. nonprofit organizations and will connect executive directors, allowing them to join an informal co-hort honoring the collective wisdom of the group. Participants will be able to enroll until January 24, 2014. The first Peer Learning Circles will meet in mid-to-late February. (Flyer)
Japanese Cultural and Art Classes
-- class for 3rd-5th grade students starts on February 5 at 4:30 p.m. at the lower part of the Peter White Public Library. NO CHARGE for this class. Join us & let’s have fun!
-- class for middle & high school students will start on March 5 at 4:30 p.m. at the Peter White Public Library. NO CHARGE for this class.
-- art class will be coming up in April. The art class is for all ages.
** Mark your calendar! 2014 U.P. Nonprofit Conference will be on Thursday, October 9. **
2012 Youth Asset Report Release
* 2012 Marquette and Alger County Youth Asset Report *
* 2012 Marquette and Alger County Sidebar Survey Report *
* Family Assets – A Positive Approach to Strengthening Families *
RISE U.P. for Youth Convening was held on March 22, 2013
-- Keynote Speaker: Dr. John Seita
-- Resources on Vulnerable Youth
-- Promising Strategies - Sample U.P. Programs
Youth Art 2013 – wonderful artwork by Lakeview Elementary School, Westwood High School and Superior Hills Elementary School students are up on MACYAP. They are very creative. Enjoy!
Financial Aid Resources - Local colleges host "Financial Aid Nights" at high schools across the region. These nights are intended to help teens who are planning to attend college (and their parents) understand financial aid. Additional resources on financial aid are also available.
Upper Peninsula Health Plan
Thrivent Financial Services