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Finding the Best CRM for Your Nonprofit

We often hear from nonprofits seeking to upgrade or purchase their first CRM – Customer/Client Relationship Management system – that fits their organization’s database needs and budget. In today’s shifting technology landscape, this process can feel daunting. Here are a couple of resources with tips and guides to walk you through this decision-making process. Beginner’s Guide to Choosing a Nonprofit...

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Social Media Discussion & Brown Bag Lunch (CNE)

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See the Facebook Group for event details: https://www.facebook.com/groups/socialmediabookclub/ What do Michael Bolton, Rascal Flats and several Monterey County nonprofits have in common? They used #flatclint in their social media leading up to last year’s AT&T Pebble Beach National Pro Am Golf Tournament. We’ll be joined by guests from the Tournament to share what they learned from #flatclint and explore the...

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Practical Evaluation Essentials (CNE)

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Register Registration Fee: $50 for up to 3 per organization. Includes lunch. *Scholarships available. This fast-paced, hands-on workshop covers the tools and resources your organization needs to develop an evaluation system that can build stronger programs and provide information to share with supporters. Come away with ways to evaluate your work using information you already gather and low-cost techniques. Great...

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LEAD – Investing in Staff with Leadership Potential

Alfred Diaz Infante of CHISPA and Patrick Ellis of Chamberlain’s Children Center share the difference LEAD Institute has made for participants from their organizations. To explore how to develop leaders within your nonprofit, attend an Information Session. Application deadline is November 6, 2015 for the 2016 program.

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Benchmark Salaries, Compensation & Benefits for Monterey County Nonprofits

Each year, nonprofits in Northern California, including many Monterey County organizations, participate in a survey on current compensation and benefits.  Produced by Nonprofit Compensation Associates, the 2016 report contains 582 participating nonprofits reporting on over 30,000 jobs.  This is tool can be used for benchmarking information on the Northern California region. The Center for Nonprofit Excellence maintains a copy of...

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Capacity Builders Network Members Collaborate to Benefit Local Nonprofits

The Center for Nonprofit Excellence and other members of the Capacity Builders Network have been meeting quarterly for the past two years to coordinate efforts to boost the effectiveness of local nonprofits. Thanks to the generous support of The David and Lucile Packard Foundation, the group hosted a talk by Lucy Bernholz on December 2 about Future Nonprofit Trends, especially...

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