Opportunity Knocks in partnership with YNPNsfba (Young Nonprofit Professionals Network – San Francisco Bay Area chapter) are proud to present a Nonprofit Career Conference on June 29 from 8:00am-4:30pm at Cal State East Bay’s Oakland Center.
All nonprofit professionals seeking to advance their career and for-profit and corporate professionals looking to switch careers to the nonprofit sector are welcome to stop by this full day event.
The day will consist of four workshops plus all day consultation stations to give participants individual sessions with career consultants, nonprofit educators and subject matter experts in the Bay Area community.
Workshops and consultations will help:
-analyze your resume and job search strategies
-assess your employability skills
-understand the current landscape of the nonprofit sector
-determine a nonprofit career path
-transition from the for-profit to nonprofit sector
Featured workshop speakers include:
-Janelle Cavanagh—Executive Director of the University of California Press Foundation
-Colin Lacon—President and CEO Northern California Grantmakers
-Nelson Layag—Project Director with CompassPoint Nonprofit Services
-Sherry Platt Berman—Owner S.W.I.T.C.H Careers and the Career Wisdom Institute
-Mauri Schwartz—President and CEO of Career Insiders