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Service Enterprise Training Series Begins

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This evidence-based training for Monterey County nonprofits is offered by the CNE in partnership with the Volunteer Center of Santa Cruz County and Points of Light. Organizations must apply to participate. For full details visit: http://bit.ly/SEIMonterey Apply – 2017-SE-Monterey Application Training Dates Thursdays, August 10 & 24, September 7 & 21, 2017 Community Foundation for Monterey County office 2354 Garden...

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Nonprofits, Immigration, Deportation

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Workshop Overview Many local organizations have been active in helping families know their rights, develop emergency plans, and cope with the present immigration situation. But how are nonprofit organizations and agencies themselves affected by the current climate? Those who provide or manage services to immigrant communities are invited to come together to talk about how this is impacting our work...

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Growing LEADers

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By Kaki Rusmore, Director Center for Nonprofit Excellence of the Community Foundation for Monterey County About LEAD For the past eight years, up and coming nonprofit leaders have honed their leadership and nonprofit management skills in the LEAD (Leadership Education and Development) Institute. Offered by the Center for Nonprofit Excellence of the Community Foundation for Monterey County, LEAD prepares successful managers in...

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5 Tips To Organize Your Grant Proposal

Preparing a strong grant proposal is like a team sport, where staff input, board approval, and proposal writers all come together to bring an application over the finish line. This can be challenging when important documents and data exist in different locations, files, or computers. Taking some time in advance to organize your game plan can help. Local consultant, Susan...

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Making Social Media Work for Small Nonprofits

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Workshop Overview With limited time and resources, how can your small nonprofit make best use of social media to advance your work?  In this interactive workshop you will create a digital strategy for social media and then share it with the group.  Author and Master Trainer Beth Kanter will provide feedback about how to get the most impact. Register Workshop...

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Service Enterprise Initiative Information Session (CNE)

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Learn More About the Service Enterprise Initiative Information Session: June 13 (Monterey) A Service Enterprise refers to a nonprofit organization that fundamentally leverages volunteers and their skills to achieve its social mission. Attend this information session to learn about the benefits of becoming a Service Enterprise and answer your questions about this unique training opportunity. The Initiative includes assessment, 16...

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Social Media Tips from the Grassroots

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By Susie Polnaszek, Program Officer Center for Nonprofit Excellence of the Community Foundation for Monterey County Which comes first, the nonprofit or its social media presence? For Families of Color Monterey County, it’s a new world of nonprofit outreach, with social media eclipsing traditional methods of organizing, creating interest, and getting people involved. “Most people use Facebook these days or...

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