Nonprofit Resource Network News
By Robin Loving
The Nonprofit Resource Network connects and informs nonprofits, benefactors, consultants, and volunteers. Send your news about these four important groups in San Miguel to Robin@RobinLoving.com by the end of the month and watch this space in the following month for the latest opportunities to strengthen our community!
San Miguel Community Foundation Invites Grant Applications
Guidelines are at sanmiguelcommunityfoundation.org. Proposals must be submitted in English. Six copies are required. Deadline is October 15, 2016.
If you provide services to nonprofits, announce that here by contacting Robin@RobinLoving.com.
Amigos de la Presa Schedule of Paddling Events
Wednesday, May 25, 9:30am
Thursday, May 26, 10am–Long Distance
Sunday, May 29, 9:30am–Two Churches
For more information and reservations, contact firstname.lastname@example.org and see www.amigosdelapresa.org.
Camino de la Paz, Rotary Plans First Latin American Peace Education Conference
October 11–15, 2016
20th Anniversary Tour of the Peace Pals Art Exhibit
First Spanish Youth Peace Webcast in Mexico
Dedication of a Peace Pole
Initiation of a peace certification program in schools
For more information, contact Tom Schneider at email@example.com.
Casita Linda Plans Spirit of Hope Gala
An Evening in the French Park
Dinner, Dancing, Open Bar, Surprises
October 8, 2016
For more information, contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
Guanajuato International Film Festival Slated: Adopt a Filmmaker!
Adopt a Filmmaker
July 22–26, 2016
To offer accommodations, contact email@example.com or call 152 7264, ext.19.
SPA Seeking Donations, Sponsors; Selling Art, Memberships
For more information on donating, sponsoring, or becoming a member, contact firstname.lastname@example.org and see www.spasanmiguel.org. To see and purchase Tory Bel-Jon’s Art, go to Calzada de la Estacion 149.
Camino de la Paz Seeks Volunteers for Peace Day Events September 21, 2016
Organizers are seeking advisors and high school and university students to help plan and make presentations on water quality/shortages. For more information, contact Tom Schneider at email@example.com.
Jóvenes Adelante Seeks Volunteers in Admin, Finance, PR Marketing, Student Programs
Join a vibrant team of professionals facilitating university education for San Miguel’s honor students who seek to break the cycles of poverty into which they have been born. For more information, contact Robin Loving at 152 3709 in SMA, 925 476 8117 (Vonage), or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Lifelong Learning Seeks Coordinators and Assistants for Large Classes
Coordinators sign people in, troubleshoot in case of unforeseen issues, and generally assist with administration. In exchange, they get free tuition for that course. Courses needing coordinators and/or assistants include:
The Scopes (Monkey) Trial
Thu, July 7, 10am–3pm, including lunch
Tudor Women Plus One
Jul 12, 14, 19, 2016, 1–4pm, including social hour
Russian Tsars: Their Loves, Obsessions, and Power
Aug 6, 2016, 10am–3pm, including lunch
Phenomenology and Epistemology: How We See the World We Want to See
Aug 15, 17, 2016, 1–4pm, including social hour
Big History: Exploring the History of Everything
Oct 10, 13, 17, 20, 24, 2016, 1–4pm, including social hour
Gregorian Chant and the Development of Modern Musical Notation
Oct 19, 21, 2016, 1–4pm, including social hour 350 pesos
Day of the Dead, Halloween, and Samhain: When the Dead Come Home
Fri, Oct 28, 2016, 10am–3pm, including lunch
Investing 101: The Basics of Investing for Security, Growth, and Income
Thu, Nov 3, 2016, 10am–3pm, including lunch
Who Is Doing What to American Public Schools, and Why
Nov 4, 9, 11, 2016, 1–4pm, including social hour
Pre-Hispanic San Miguel in the Context of Ancient Mexico and Mesoamerica
Nov 7, 14, 2016, 1–4pm, including social hour
For the Love of Coffee and Chocolate
Nov 17, 2016, 1–3, including lunch
Sixty Years of Gay Theater in America
Dec 5, 7, 12, 14, 2016, 1–4pm, including social hour
Harlem Renaissance: The Jazz Age Comes to Harlem
Dec 6, 8, 12, 15, 2016, 1–4pm, including social hour
Apology and Forgiveness: From the Personal to the Political
Jan 4, 6, 11, 13, 2017, 1–4pm, including social hour
Jan 9, 16, 23, 30, 2017, 1–4pm, including social hour
Unconscious Bias: Becoming Aware of What We Really Believe
Jan 17, 19, 24, 26, 2017,1–4pm, including social hour
History of Western Architecture from Prehistoric to Modern Times
Feb 7, 9, 14, 2017, 1–4pm, including social hour
Introduction to This Month’s Opera
Feb 8, 2017, 10am–3pm, including lunch
Great Trials that Changed the Course of History
Feb 10, 21, 23, 24, 2017, 1–4pm, including social hour
Getting Acquainted with Our Beautiful Universe
Feb 13, 20, 27, 2017, 1–4pm, including social hour
Two Tragedies by Sophocles: Oedipus the King and Antigone the Rebel
Mar 2, 6, 9, 13, 2017, 1–4pm, including social hour
Physics for Poets: And You Thought Science Was Not Your Thing?
Mar 8, 10, 15, 17, 2017
The Myth of the Returning Hero in Homer’s Odyssey
Mar 14, 16, 21, 23, 2017, 1–4pm, including social hour
To volunteer, contact Max Neufeld at email@example.com.
ProMusica Seeks Cocktail/Supper Hosts
Receive free concert tickets and a US tax deduction for hosting between October 2016 and March 2017. For more information, contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
Rural Education Institute Seeks Housing for Graduate Interns September–December
For more information, contact email@example.com.
SPA Seeks Volunteers
For more information, contact firstname.lastname@example.org.