Where will NN be based?
Given the nature of the network, including the large geographic area served and the growing number of participants, the leadership team is looking at what kind of base will best serve this innovative model. They will be making an announcement on the NN blog in the coming months.
How will NN be funded?
The NN leadership team is pursuing multiple funding sources and will be making announcements on the NN blog in the months leading up to the July transition.
What role will Hopelink play with NN going forward?
NN will be an important partner to Hopelink in developing innovative ways to move people towards self-sufficiency.
Will Linda’s position as VP of Community Affairs be filled?
The VP of Community Affairs position will not be replaced. Community engagement projects actively continue within Hopelink’s Development Department.
Who comprises the NN leadership team?
Norman Rice, President/CEO; The Seattle Foundation, Linda Nageotte, President/CEO; Food Lifeline; Fred Jarrett, Deputy County Executive of King County; Jane Todd, Principal at Redmond High School.
How can I plug into NN?
There are monthly meetings in each community that are open to people who need help or want help. More information about each network can be found under the NETWORKS dropbox in the blog header.