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Third Thursday Society

Third Thursday Society

The Third Thursday Society is a monthly networking and educational opportunity for nonprofit staff and board members sponsored by the Community Foundation of the New River Valley, the Virginia Tech Institute for Policy and Governance and VT Engage: The Community Learning Collaborative. The 2014 Third Thursday Society program is made possible with generous support from JSW Financial, National Bank, and Union Bank & Trust.

Sessions are held on the third Thursday of the month at Lucie Monroe's Coffee Company at 1600 Roanoke Street in Christiansburg. Networking begins at 7:30am with the program at 8am. Sessions are free and open to the public.

Upcoming Sessions

April 16, 2015: Time Banks: A Tool for Building Caring Communities

Time banks create ever-widening circles of giving, foster new friendships, and build a more resilient community for everyone.  Individuals, groups, non-profits, churches, businesses: they can all become members of a time bank to contribute time, energies, skills and resources - and gain the same in return! Hear more about plans to launch a time bank serving the NRV. Register here.

To RSVP for an upcoming session, click on the provided link, call 381-8999 or email