Volunteers committed to helping nonprofits thrive gathered at the OneSource Center Volunteer Picnic on August 14 at Gower Park in Sharonville. The festive event, sponsored by Thrivent Financial through a Thrivent Action Team Grant, honored the 100+person volunteer corps of business executives and volunteers that positively impact our region through the agencies they serve and the support they provide through OneSource Center. OneSource Center is the only resource center for nonprofits in Greater Cincinnati, providing things like strategic planning, leadership training and consulting in addition to tangible offerings like donated office furnishings and supplies. To learn how to join the team (more…)
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Young Professionals expand their knowledge of the nonprofit community through their participation in the OneSource Center Young Professionals program. The program is designed to bring together talented and driven young professionals (YPs) to connect with each other, business leaders and local nonprofits that serve the greater Cincinnati area through OneSource Center’s nonprofit member network. Through networking and career-enhancing opportunities, participants learn skills equipping them to have a deeper understanding of nonprofits and their impact in the community. Featured are Cincinnati Cares and Queen City Angels.
OneSource Center’s positive impact in the nonprofit community and its collaboration with the Cincinnati Regional Chamber’s Leadership Action Class Four (LA4) were lauded in a recent Chamber publication distributed to its Leadership Cincinnati alumni. OneSource Center and LA4 worked collaboratively with OneSource Center board members and staff to develop OneSource Center’s new brand as the only nonprofit resource center in the Cincinnati region. The article highlighted OneSource Center’s nearly $1 million in savings to nonprofits, its service offerings to over 400 agencies, and how over 3,770 pieces of donated office furniture were placed in regional agencies through its 23,000 square foot warehouse.
Partnering with others to make our community stronger is an integral aspect of OneSource Center’s mission. The August 1, 2019 dedication of the Frank Robinson Field at Ross Park and the renovation of the St. Bernard City Hall/Community Center were two highlights of the 2019 Reds Community Fund’s Community Makeover project – a partnership between corporate and nonprofit sponsors and OneSource Center. The transformation of the field and Community Center took place with expert guidance from project partners and with the help of hundreds of community volunteers. The investments in the St. Bernard project will provide significant and sustainable impact in the long-term development of the community and its residents. (more…)