The Nonprofit Support Center will host the 3rd Annual BizBuzz: An Information Marketplace to Help Nonprofits Do Their Good Work Better, from 8 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. Wednesday.
The event will feature exhibits from a variety of local and national businesses, networking opportunities for those working and volunteering for nonprofits, and table talks on nonprofit management, technology, fundraising and marketing.
In an awards ceremony at 8:30 a.m., the center will present its annual Leadership in Action Awards for corporate citizenship, nonprofit and business partnership, and community collaboration.
Nominees for the Leadership in Action Awards are:
For distinction in corporate citizenship
» Bartlett, Pringle, & Wolf, LLC
» Big Dogs USA, Inc.
» Cox Communications
» Deckers Outdoor
» Santa Barbara Bank & Trust
» Venoco, Inc.
For demonstrating the power of nonprofit and business partnership
» Casas Las Granadas
» Individual Supported Employment
» Santa Barbara Vision Care Program
For practicing the principles of community collaboration
» Association of Local Leaders for Community Mental Health (ALL4CMH)
» Fun in the Sun
» Institute for Equity in Education, Education Equity Network
» Palliative Care Consult Services
» Rotaract Club of Santa Barbara
» The Affordable Housing Project (St. Vincent’s and Mercy Housing)
For more information on BizBuzz and the Leadership in Action Awards, visit www.supportcenter.org/bizbuzz or call 805.681.1040, ext. 11.
Marti Fallon the Nonprofit Support Center’s training and programs manager.