(West Chester, PA – July 28, 2020): The Chester County Community Foundation is now accepting applications for the 2020 – 2021 Peer Learning Circles.  The Circles are designed for individuals in the Nonprofit Executive Director, Nonprofit Development Manager, and Planned Giving Professional Fields. A skilled facilitator with extensive knowledge of the nonprofit sector will manage the process and discussion for each Peer Learning Circle. Groups are confidential, supportive and focused on learning and action.

Executive Directors and Development Managers will meet for 8 prescheduled 1.5 hour sessions between October 2020 & June 2020 and Connie Carter, CFRE of Sylvia/Carter and Associates will facilitate both Peer Learning Circles. The dates for both the Executive Director Learning Circle (9a-10:30a) and the Development Managers Learning Circle (11:30a-1p) are 10/9, 11/13, 1/15, 2/12, 3/12, 4/9 5/14, and 6/11.

Beth Harper Briglia, CPA & CAP will facilitate the Planned Giving study group on dates to be determined. Those interested in the Planned Giving Study Group should contact directly.

The cost for the 8 session-peer learning circle is $200/year. Please visit or call (610) 696-8211 for the details and/or to apply for a Peer Learning Circles


About the Chester County Community Foundation

Headquartered in West Chester’s Historic Lincoln Building, the Chester County Community Foundation connects people who care with causes that matter, so their legacy philanthropy makes a difference now and forever.  The Community Foundation holds nearly $60 million in trust and annually awards $3 million in grants and scholarships.  


For further information contact:

Beth Krallis, Marketing & Communications Officer

Chester County Community Foundation  (484) 887-0467