Grand Foods in Winnetka generously provided delicious food for the event. Small group workshops allowed nonprofits to network and share challenges and ideas. Barb Tubekis, VC Executive Director, thanks Ms. Whitcomb for a great event. Nike B. Whitcomb, professional nonprofit fundraising consultant shared some of the challenges — and opportunities — facing nonprofits in the current economy. Interactive exercises provided nonprofits a great chance to exchange ideas. 20+ nonprofits attended the networking event. VC Board and Staff members enjoyed the opportunity to meet nonprofits who attended. Volunteer Center Board members checking in nonprofit attendees.