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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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Engage Your Volunteers-Your Points of Light

Christina Thurston

One of the greatest challenges nonprofit organizations face is securing the resources needed to scale services. Time, space, expertise, technology and money are all in short supply. One of the greatest resources our community has to offer to meet these needs is the skills of volunteers. We are excited to bring an innovative curriculum to Monterey County to help nonprofits transform their...

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Setting the Stage for Volunteer Recruitment

This event is offered by the Volunteer Managers Association of the Nonprofi Alliance of Monterey County NAMC in partnership with the Center for Nonprofit Excellence. Visit their webpage to register. Thursday, May 11, 2017 11:00 AM – 1:00 PM Community Foundation for Monterey County, Monterey Conference Room Bring your lunch, beverages provided Do you manage, coordinate or recruit volunteers for...

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Fundraising for Small Nonprofits with Kim Klein

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Workshop Overview In this interactive workshop, participants will gain a better understanding of methods that small nonprofits can use to increase their funding and advance their missions. They will have an opportunity to think in new ways about how to address some of the challenges they face. Register Workshop Details Fundraising for Small Nonprofits with Kim Klein Thursday, March 30,...

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Board Leadership in Changing Times

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Workshop Overview In this evening workshop, nonprofit board members will gain a better understanding of how they can provide effective leadership to their organization in a rapidly changing political, social, and economic environment. Participants will learn how to analyze and respond to a changing situation plus encourage fellow board members to step up to challenges. Register Workshop Details Board Leadership...

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Apply to Be a LEAD Coach – 3/17 Deadline

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Now Seeking Coaches for LEAD Institute Our pool of fabulous pro bono leadership coaches is comprised of professional coaches and consultants along with seasoned or retired executives who wish to give back to tomorrow’s nonprofit leaders. Spots are open for 2017. Coaches commit to 10 hours of leadership coaching from May-September. Training and orientation available. Contact LEAD staff with questions:...

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Supervisor as Coach with Rita Sever

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Workshop Overview: Building a trusting and appropriate relationship with employees is the only way that a supervisor and an organization can thrive – and fulfill your mission. This workshop offers staff and leaders from nonprofits large and small the chance to boost your supervision skills with a coaching approach.  Co-hosted by the Center for Nonprofit Excellence and alumni of LEAD...

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