The Cary Center Nonprofit Affiliate Program fosters a community of educators, professionals, organizations and students who have a desire to embody philanthropy, nonprofit studies and leadership in their professional and personal lives. We provide professional development and networking opportunities to members to include Mix & Mingles, the Cary Center Volunteer Internship & Career Fair – Meet Me at the VIC – and the Cary Center Nonprofit Summit.
Volunteers in Philanthropy encourages, supports and enhances volunteerism through leadership education and community service. The VIP empowers participants to make a positive impact by educating them in volunteerism, philanthropy and nonprofit organizations.
The Student Philanthropy Board encourages, supports and empowers college students to reach their full potential and make a lasting impact through service learning opportunities. The Cary Center engages in research designed to understand and improve the impact of nonprofits, the importance of philanthropy and the value of understanding money management.
The Philanthropy and Nonprofit Studies Minor and Major educates undergraduate students as participants in philanthropy and leaders empowered in the nonprofit process. Philanthropy and Nonprofit Minor and Major students become competitive candidates for careers and graduate education.