stl250, newly created to help St. Louis celebrate its 250th anniversary, is putting significant energy into encouraging community-based partnerships and collaborations to benefit St. Louis' nonprofit community. Erin Budde, stl250's executive director, will outline the various events being planned for the 2014 celebration, including a comprehensive online storytelling effort to document the history of both individuals and organizations. She'll also talk about stl250's plan to help connect volunteers with nonprofits' service projects. The goal of stl250 is to generate greater civic pride and to help people and organizations connect to each other in more meaningful, long-lasting ways. Check out www.stl250.org.
Community Service Public Relations Council (CSPRC), a nonprofit professional association incorporated in 1971, is composed of members from public and private community service agencies and organizations concerned with improving and maintaining the highest standards of public relations, communications, media relations and fundraising. Visit CSPRC at www.csprc.org.