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501 Connects Summertime Picnic

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Please join members of the 501 Commons Executive Service Corps, Volunteer Leadership, Donor Network, and Staff for the annual 501 Connects Summertime Picnic.

Thursday, July 25, 2019
12:00 to 2:00 p.m.
South Lawn of the historic Pacific Tower campus
1200 12th Avenue South, Seattle (Beacon Hill)

Top 3 reasons for attending this complimentary event:

  • ENJOY comradery, networking, and conversation with other communitarians
  • DELIGHT in an interactive performance by The School of Acrobatics & New Circus Arts (SANCA) instructors
  • SAVOR sandwiches catered by Homegrown, refreshments, and treats

RSVP Attending or Not Attending by July 18

Executive Service Corps Events and Opportunities

501 Connects

501 Connects brings together new and seasoned Executive Service Corps members with 501 Commons staff and board members, as well as invited guests to celebrate our collective impact on the nonprofit community. Enjoy food and drinks, great company, and get briefed on 501 Commons activities and matters pertaining to the nonprofit sector.

501 Connects Summertime Picnic

July 25, 2019 | 12:00 PM – 2:00 PM

Please RSVP by July 18

501 Connects Fall Meet-up

October 3, 2019 | 5:00 PM – 7:00 PM

Please RSVP by September 26

Questions? Contact Camille Rochester, 501 Commons Community Engagement Coordinator, at

Learn to Serve

Learn to Serve workshops engage experts in delivering training on topics that are pertinent to Service Corps members. Build your expertise in relevant areas that will empower you to better serve your nonprofit clients. After all, learning is a continuous process!

Thank you to all who attended the March 20, 2019 Learn to Serve: Fundraising Secrets that Strengthen Consulting Impact. We hope to see you at the next 2019 Learn to Serve event.

Questions? Contact Camille Rochester, 501 Commons Community Engagement Coordinator, at

Executive Service Corps Connectr


Executive Service Corps Connectr are peer-led roundtable online discussions that will give you the opportunity to share your consulting experiences and learn from each other. Sessions will be conducted via webinar in order to enable volunteer consultants around the state to join in.

Stay tuned for the next Connectr!

Networking and Celebration Events

We hope you will join us at these upcoming celebration and networking events!

Thank you to all who attended our 2019 501 Commons Appreciation and Awards Luncheon

Our annual luncheon honors outstanding volunteer leaders who've done great work for local nonprofits in the past year. We look forward to another fantastic celebration in February 2020!

Ongoing Volunteer Opportunities

If you'd like to utilize your professional skills to empower our community of local nonprofits to thrive, please view these ongoing volunteer opportunities:

  • Fund Development: Help nonprofits fundraise by contributing your skills and experience.
  • Coaching: We need volunteers with coaching certifications to provide leadership, executive, business, or performance coaching to the senior level leaders.
  • General Consulting: Contribute your professional skills in finance, HR, business, and other disciplines.
  • Emergency Planning: If you have emergency planning skills or experience as a first-responder, help vulnerable communities prepare for an emergency.