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2016 Annual Member Meeting Recap

What's the Big Deal? - You Are!
Thank you to all of our members for being part of our ACS Community this past year. The nearly 70 members who attended our Annual Meeting on June 16th took a look back at a sample of what we have accomplished in the past year, a
nd shared ideas on how we can continue to make our nonprofit community stronger. Specific attention was paid to mentoring, engagement communication and collaboration. While we will be working to incorporate your suggestions in each of these areas, our first area of focus will be on Mentoring. We will be forming a small task force to further explore this. If you are interested in participating, please contact Jessica Zellweger.
For those of you who were unable to attend our Annual Meeting, we invite you to take a look at some of the activities and events that you have been a part of in FY16.

Howard County nonprofit organizations employed 11,640 people, representing 8% of the county's workforce and paid $203 million in wages, representing 9% of total county wages.
Howard County profits from its nonprofits!
(Data from Maryland Association of Nonprofit Organizations 2011)

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Learn more about what is happening with the development of a Consolidated Human Services Center in Howard County. This name has been recently changed to better reflect the breadth of organizations who hope to be a part of it.

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Looking for Board Members? Make Board Connection Your Next Step. Howard County Board Connection is a program that connects community members who wish to serve on local boards, committees or commissions with nonprofit & governmental agencies seeking board, committee or commission members. If you are part of an organization that is searching for qualified board members, or a community member looking for opportunities to serve, become connected by registering your needs and interests at Board Connect, by emailing, or by calling 410-715-3172. Board Connection is a partnership of the Association of Community Services of Howard County, Leadership Howard County and the Volunteer Center Serving Howard County

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