Non Profit Council


The Exton Region Chamber of Commerce Nonprofit Council works to enhance and contribute to the quality of life in Exton community by assisting in the growth and development of its Non-Profit Organizations.   The council meets the third Tuesday of every month at the Exton Chamber office at 3:00 pm.  For more information on how to contribute, please contact the chamber office.

The Goals of the Council

  1. To provide opportunities for the nonprofits to network with each other,
  2. To assist in efforts to recruit volunteers and donations,
  3. To promote fundraising efforts and events,
  4. To facilitate collaboration between the nonprofits and local businesses,
  5. To enrich the business community by providing the opportunity to invest in and partner with the non-profit community,
  6. To enrich the nonprofit community by providing the opportunity to utilize local businesses,
  7. To become a strong collective voice to the community,
  8. And, to ensure the economic vitality of the non-profit community.

Benefits of Membership for Non-Profits

  • A discounted membership rate
  • Free Chamber mailing list once per quarter
  • Exclusive networking and educational events
  • Free web posting of community events

Non-Profit Council Events

Non-Profit Luncheon

One monthly ERCC luncheon will focus on Non-Profits.  The speaker will be a leader in the non-profit sector or stories from the heart from non-profit organizations.

Non-Profit Speaker Series: In the Know for NPO’s

Interactive Educational Series focusing on the most pressing issues that the Non-profits serving the Exton Region face. Non –Profit staff, volunteers, and Board are invited to network with your peers and hear from top leaders in the industry over 4 breakfast events in 2020. This event is for individuals representing non-profit organizations and is by registration only. Held at the Chester County Library, attendees will participate in an interactive learning experience followed by networking.  The programs for 2020 include:

  • January 10– Small Shop-Managing Resources & Expectations
  • April 17-The Connections Between Money & Time Donors
  • July 24– Planned Giving – The Good, The Bad and The Ugly
  • October 2-Trends, Technology, and Social Media


Exton’s Biggest Happy Hour: Pints for Purpose : February 2020

A fun night showcasing  member non-profits to Chamber members and the community!