Panel Discusses Best Practices in Nonprofit and Corporate Partnerships

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The Ventura County Nonprofit Leadership Council, in partnership with the Camarillo Chamber of Commerce, announce the “Best Practices in Nonprofit/Corporate Partnerships” panel event, to be held 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. on Nov. 15 at the Ventura County Community Foundation, 4001 Mission Oaks Blvd., Camarillo. Panelists from nonprofits will discuss their experiences in creating collaborative partnerships with for-profit businesses that both further their mission and advance their corporate partner’s business objectives.

Case studies include Montecito Bank & Trust and Community Conscience; Premier America Credit Union and Cancer Support Community Valley/Ventura/Santa Barbara; and Simon Properties’ Camarillo Premium Outlets and American Cancer Society.

Lunch will be served. Tickets are $25 for general admission; $10 for chamber members; and free for members of the Center for Nonprofit Leadership. To register for general tickets or as a member, visit Chamber members can register at

The Ventura County Nonprofit Leadership Council, is a collective of thought-leaders that seek to advance philanthropy and build stronger nonprofit leaders to serve the region. The council operates through the Center for Nonprofit Leadership at California Lutheran University (CLU).

“The November Nonprofit Leadership Council meeting is a showcase of how local nonprofit leaders and corporate businesses partners can work together to create authentic, lasting relationships that achieve win/win opportunities,” said Dena Jenson, director of the Center for Nonprofit Leadership at CLU.

“We are pleased to bring ongoing professional development workshops for our local nonprofits.  Workshop topics in the past have included board development, finance, grant writing, and fundraising,” said Gary Cushing, President/CEO for the Camarillo Chamber of Commerce.

The Camarillo Chamber of Commerce has a Nonprofit Committee that strives to provide opportunities for professional development designed to strengthen area nonprofit organizations; provide a forum for nonprofit organizations to share best practices; provide opportunities to network and form collaborative relationships with for-profit Chamber members; and provide visibility for the issues and causes being addressed by area nonprofit organizations.  For more information, visit or call (805) 484-4383.

As the only management training center of its kind in Ventura County, the Center for Nonprofit Leadership provides practical and affordable professional development opportunities for nonprofit leaders. The Center focuses on offering training, technical assistance, and access to research materials to help strengthen the leadership of nonprofit organizations throughout Ventura County and beyond. For more information, visit or contact the Center at (805) 493-3740 or email [email protected].

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