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Community Event | Funder Roundtable

Join us on November 29 in Brunswick and November 30 in St. Marys to hear from a panel of local funders, including Paul White of the Communities of Coastal Georgia Foundation, Jeff Barker of the St. Marys United Methodist Church Foundation, and Virginia Brown of the United Way, about their organizational funding priorities. 

Open to all staff and board members of coastal nonprofit organizations.

About Our Presenter

Elizabeth Runkle, GCN Senior Consultant, MBA
Elizabeth has worked with and on behalf of low-wealth and marginalized populations to create a positive social impact over the last 15 years. She brings a unique background of generating and implementing innovative and break-through ideas within the social sector. Elizabeth holds an MBA from Duke University’s Fuqua School of Business where she was a CASE (Center for the Advancement of Social Entrepreneurship) Scholar.

Prior to her role at GCN, Elizabeth was the Director of Finance and Administration at Covenant House Georgia (CHGA) where she oversaw the acquisition and renovation of a $2.3 million, 7 acre, 61,000 square foot property. Prior to CHCA, Elizabeth was Care Coordinator at Pathways Community Network Inc., a technology-based social enterprise which operates Georgia’s Homeless Management Information System. She began her career in Washington DC working with leaders from Congress, the Federal Government, and the private sector on policy issues related to women and girls.
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Registration Details

Brunswick Event
Wednesday, November 29, 2017
9:00 - 10:30 am
Golden Isles Career Academy
4404 Glynco Parkway
Brunswick, GA 31525


Camden Event
Thursday, November 30, 2017
2:30 – 4:00pm
Salvation Army St. Marys
1909 Osbone Street
St. Marys, GA 31552


Both events are free and open to all staff and board members of coastal nonprofit organizations.


Contact Elizabeth Runkle at [email protected] or 912-434-1917.