Fund Development

Read our 2017 Annual Report

2017 CFMC Annual Report

Opportunity & Impact:2017 Annual Report Opportunity and Impact: words that are important to the Community Foundation for Monterey County Whether through grantmaking or the development of new initiatives, we seek opportunities that will make deep impact on our communities. This also takes form in our resource development efforts, as donor advisors or those working on their estate plans seek a...

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AFP Monterey Bay Summer Summit

This Summit is hosted by the Association of Fundraising Professionals (AFP) Monterey Bay. Visit their website for full details and to register. The full-day conference with details TBA.

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Community Impact Information Session – Salinas

Organizations planning to apply for a grant in one of the following program areas are invited to attend an upcoming information session: Arts, Culture & Historic Preservation Community Development Environment & Animal Welfare Information Session 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM Wednesday, June 20, 2018 (Salinas)  Community Impact $12,001-$50,000 – Application Deadline 8/3/18 CI Small Grants $5,000-$12,000 – Application Deadline 9/7/18 Who...

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Making Your Case, Building Your Base


Making Your Case, Building Your Base Workshop Overview Telling your nonprofit’s story quickly and effectively to gather support is important for staff and volunteers alike. In this interactive and fun workshop, you will practice making a case for support and build your confidence when approaching donors and others who can support your cause.  Learn simple ways to build your list...

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Tips for Demonstrating Impact in Grant Proposals

This webinar is offered by the Chronicle of Philanthropy. Visit their website for full details and to register. The ability to demonstrate your nonprofit’s impact is vital to securing support from all types of donors, especially foundations. Join us as grant makers explain which kinds of outcomes they want measured, how to use commonly available data to demonstrate the changes...

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Building Your Small Shop Toolkit (AFP)

This in-person webinar viewing is offered by AFP Monterey Bay – Association of Fundraising Professionals. Visit their website for full details and to register. In a small shop, fund development is one of many areas of expertise that needs to be mastered. Executive Directors and Directors of Development both need to have a strong understanding of finance, Human Resources and...

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Grow Your Monthly Giving Program (AFP)

This webinar is offered by Association of Fundraising Professionals – AFP Monterey Bay Chapter. Visit their website for full details and to register. Are you looking to find a way to improve your organization’s cash flow? Do you have a large number of small donors? Are you looking to improve your donor retention rates? Are you looking for ways to...

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