The IQ Brew: Cindy Shafer, Network of Community Ministries
The IQ Brew is a networking and educational series featuring short presentations from entrepreneurs, small businesses, innovation ecosystem builders, and subject-matter experts.
On Thursday, June 10 at 9:00am, hear from Cindy Shafer, CEO of Network of Community Ministries as she talks about Network’s exciting move to the Richardson IQ!
Network is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization with a service area that encompasses the entirety of the 14 zip codes within RISD, including the portion of these zip codes that extend into the Plano, Garland, and Dallas ISD areas. In November 2020, Network acquired a new 50,000 square foot building at 1500 International Parkway in the Richardson IQ. For Network, this new campus will transform the client and volunteer experience and provide essential resources for staff to effectively counsel, serve and support area families. Network expects to move into the new building by Labor Day, 2021.
Grab a coffee from your local coffee shop and join us online for the IQ Brew!
9:00am – Opening Remarks
9:05am – Introductions (all participants introduce themselves and provide updates on major projects or major accomplishments)
9:20am – Speaker Cindy Shafer
9:40am – Q&A
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Originally from the Greater Pittsburgh area, Cindy has spent more than 25 years working in local and national non-profits primarily with a focus on serving the poor and vulnerable.
Cindy serves on the Advisory Board for the Richardson Chamber of Commerce and is a member of Richardson Rotary and Helping Agencies Serving Richardson. A proud graduate of Leadership Richardson Class XXXIII, she is also a member of LRAA. Mrs. Shafer holds a Bachelor of Arts degree from Grove City College and a Master of Science degree in Professional Leadership & Nonprofit Management from Carlow University. Cindy and her husband, Dave, live in Keller and enjoy spending time with their granddaughter, Lily.