Coffee &

Ventura County Community Foundation (VCCF) and the Center for Nonprofit Leadership (CNL) invite you to grab a cup of coffee and join us for Coffee & Connections!

Coffee & Connections is a pilot networking program for non-profit professionals designed to cultivate community-based, mutually beneficial relationships with one another around shared goals and shared missions.

These bi-monthly virtual events will begin with brief orientations to Ventura County Community Foundation and the Center for Nonprofit Leadership, and move into facilitated conversations with local non-profits to share missions, chat about the challenges and successes, and provide a deeper understanding of our community and its needs.

Coffee & Connections is a wonderful opportunity to meet and connect with fellow nonprofit professionals and learn together through shared experiences and discussions that focus on solutions, while building ongoing community partnerships.

Upcoming Coffee & Connections: Wednesday, September 27 at 9-10 a.m. via Zoom

Topic/Theme: Change Management with Intention

Guest Speaker: John Jell, Sr. Director of Learning & Development at Monster Energy

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If you are interested in learning more, please contact Mike Silacci at

Past Session Recordings

March 1, 2023 – Nonprofits and Social Media View Recording

January 11, 2023 – Keeping Your Board Focused: The Power of Dashboards View Recording

November 2, 2022 – Strategic Restructures and Sustainable Leadership View Recording

September 7, 2022 – Board Burnout and Transition View Recording

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