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Introduction to Grant Proposal Writing

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Introduction to Grant Proposal Writing Workshop Overview Learn the essentials you’ll need to prepare clear and compelling grant proposals geared to foundations. Understand what should be in place before you write as well as how to present your nonprofit’s best case for funder support. Workshop Details Monday, December 11, 2017 12:30 – 4:30 PM Monterey County Office of Education 901...

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Effective Board Recruitment (Small Nonprofits)

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Workshop Overview Board members are key leaders in any nonprofit organization. In an evening session presented by Mary Hiland, participants will develop effective strategies for recruiting strong board members. Learn the six elements of an effective board building process. Get tips for identifying and connecting with board member prospects you need and want. Learn the six factors you want in...

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Effective Board Recruitment (Medium/Large Nonprofits)

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Workshop Overview Board members are key leaders in any nonprofit organization. In an evening session presented by Mary Hiland, participants will develop effective strategies for recruiting strong board members. Learn the six elements of an effective board building process. Get tips for identifying and connecting with board member prospects you need and want. Learn the six factors you want in...

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Board Officers’ Roundtable (CNE)

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Join your peers from various nonprofit boards for monthly discussion, speakers and breakfast. Thursdays, 8:45 – 10:15 AM September 14, October 12, November 9, and December 14, 2017 Venues alternate between Monterey & Salinas offices of the Community Foundation $60 covers 1-2 per organization*; some scholarships available. Register Previous attendees have highlighted the value of this group: “Superb speakers and...

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Learning and Improvement: Launching the Nonprofit Survey

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By Kaki Rusmore, Director Center for Nonprofit Excellence (CNE) “Building healthy, safe, vibrant and inclusive communities…” That’s what local nonprofit organizations do, and it’s a big job. The Center for Nonprofit Excellence (CNE) exists to support and strengthen that critical work, and we are always learning more about how to do it. One way to learn is to pause, listen...

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Nonprofit Takeaways on Working with Immigrant Communities

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CNE Workshop Panel (l to r) Luz Padilla, Catholic Charities, Ricardo Nuñez, UFW Foundation, Sarait Martinez, CSUMB, Israel Villa, MILPA, Bronwyn Moreno, Hartnell College, Ariadna Renteria, Watsonville Law Center, Kaki Rusmore, Center for Nonprofit Excellence of the Community Foundation for Monterey County By Kaitlyn Throgmorton Nonprofits: Immigration & Deportation A recent Center for Nonprofit Excellence (CNE) workshop featured a panel of...

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