Fund Development

Philanthropy by Design – Annual Report

2016 Annual Report Details Record Year No two people have exactly the same reasons and goals for giving. The Community Foundation for Monterey County (CFMC) crafts individual solutions to help each person achieve his or her unique philanthropic vision. It all connects. Donors establish funds and recommend grants. Grants fuel nonprofit organizations in Monterey County and beyond. Nonprofit programs and services...

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Fundraising Mentorship Program Application Deadline

This mentorship program is offered by the Association of Fundraising Professionals (AFP) Monterey Bay. Visit their website for full details and to apply. Apply at http://afpmontereybay.org/apply-now/ Fees: Mentor: No Fee, Mentee: $35 (AFP Members), $65 (Non Members) Questions? Please contact Lauren Cohen at lauren@mymuseum.org.

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Community Impact Information Session – Monterey

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 Sessions 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM Tuesday, June 27, (Salinas) Thursday, June, 29 (Monterey) Community Impact $12,001-$50,000 – Application Deadline 8/4/17 CI Small Grants $5,000-$12,000 – Application Deadline...

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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 Sessions 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM Tuesday, June 27, (Salinas) Thursday, June, 29 (Monterey) Community Impact $12,001-$50,000 – Application Deadline 8/4/17 CI Small Grants $5,000-$12,000 – Application Deadline...

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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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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 will include a continental breakfast, a renowned keynote speaker, eight breakout sessions, a networking lunch, a general session, and opportunities to network with your peers!

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Recovering Overhead Costs in Government Contracts: New Opportunities

This webinar is offered by California Association of Nonprofits. Visit their website for full details and to register. Funding the full costs — including the overhead — for foundation and government funded programs is a longstanding challenge (and headache!) for nonprofits. Finally, this issue is being understood as more than simply an accounting skills problem: it’s a systemic problem affecting...

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