NNConnection to host philanthropy seminar

Northern Neck Connection recently announced the next program in its Nonprofit Excellence Seminar Series will be “Trends in Philanthropy—Fads or Game Changers?”

The guest speaker will be Wendy McGrady, executive vice president of The Curtis Group. The program will be held from 9-11 a.m. October 10 at the Lancaster Community Library, 16 Town Centre Drive, Kilmarnock.

Board members, staff and volunteers of all nonprofit organizations and community groups are urged to attend. Advance registration is $25 per person through October 5; or $30.  To sign up, visit www.nnconnection.org.

“The presentation will include highlights and insights from Giving USA: The Annual Report on Philanthropy, which is the nation’s longest running and most comprehensive study on charitable giving,” said advisory council chairman Karen Hart…