Fund Development

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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Intro to Online Fundraising for Small and Medium-Sized Nonprofits

This online webinar is offered by CharityHowTo. Visit their website for full details and to register. Participants will learn: The basic components of a successful online fundraising campaign Tools to use for online fundraising Ways to use your website, email, blog, and social media channels to promote the online fundraising campaign Examples from small and mid-sized nonprofits who have successfully...

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Introduction to Project Budgets

This webinar is offered by grantspace.org. Visit their website for full details and to register. Learn step-by-step instructions to generate a standard project budget for a foundation proposal.  This includes The basic components of a project budget including income and expenses How to estimate the realistic cost of a project What other financial documents you may also need to submit...

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Year-End Giving – Ways to Give (& Receive Tax Benefits)

End the Year Well

As the end of the year approaches, you may be considering ways to integrate charitable giving into your financial planning in an uncertain tax environment. The Community Foundation for Monterey County (CFMC) offers a variety of philanthropic vehicles to help you achieve your goals. Although you could choose these options any time, they are particularly beneficial if you’ve had a...

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Introduction to Fundraising Planning

This webinar is offered by Grantspace.org. Visit their website for full details and to register. Free. This introductory class will provide you the basic steps for developing a fundraising plan, including tips on: Making your case for support Diversifying your organization’s fundraising base Creating a plan of action

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Strategic Planning for Maximum Fundraising Success

This webinar viewing is hosted by Association of Fundraising Professionals (AFP) Monterey Bay Chapter. Visit their website for full details and to register. At the end of this session, participants will learn how to Identify the key elements of a top-notch strategic plan Get planning buy-in and endorsement from senior leadership Engage external stakeholders in the planning process    

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Introduction to Proposal Writing

This online webinar is offered by the Foundation Center. Visit grantspace.org for full details and to register. This newly revised class will provide you with an overview of how to write a standard project grant proposal to a foundation.  It will include: The basic elements of a proposal The “do’s” and “don’ts” of writing and submitting a proposal How to...

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