As a member, once you join we will schedule a meeting with you at our offices or will come onsite to assess your needs. We have also created different levels of membership for our businesses and nonprofits to meet their needs.
(1) Listing in our Online Searchable Member Database
As a member, your information will be searchable via our online database. You can search by key word, first name, last name, city or type of service.
(2) Market Member Events
As a member, we will list events you are hosting on our website and will send out a list of upcoming events to our member list. For additional marketing services, please visit our marketing/member spotlight section.
(3)Discounts on Training Room and Conference Room Space
The PFC Coalition has a training room and conference room that members can use to host their events (please contact us for pricing)
(4) Advocacy Voice
We will provide a collective voice to advocate on behalf of Minority businesses and nonprofits. e PFC Coalition has prepared two 1-pagers on your elected officials for Prince George's County that you can download and print. (1) Know your local officials and (2) Know your state legislators
(5) Serve on a Committee
As a member, you can participating on one of our 9 Committees and connect with others in your field.
(6) Trainings and Technical Support
We will offer a number of workshops and trainings to help you build capacity and they are discounted for members. Free Workshops are also available to members.
(7) Partnerships on Grants
The PFC Coalition serves as the perfect meeting ground to facilitate the partnering of our members on grant opportunities. Instead of going after smaller grants, the Coalition will tap into our member base and go after larger grants.
(8)Partnerships on Contracts
We will facilitate the partnering of members on contract opportunities.
(9) Monthly Networking Events
We will provide monthly networking events for our nonprofits and businesses. Our networking events provide a great opportunity for members to introduce themselves, tell about their services and share resources.
(10) Weekly Member Conference Calls
During the winter months, on Thursday evening, when we are not hosting an event, members can participate on a conference call where they can promote their services, connect with other members, and put out a call for any resource they are looking for.
(11) Discount on Member Services
We will negotiate with businesses to provide discount pricing to our members.