President’s Blog: Harmony – an Antidote to the Noise


By Dan Baldwin, Community Foundation for Monterey County President/CEO Noise. That seems to be the dominant feature of our daily lives in recent months. Noisy tweets. Noisy talking heads. Noisy battles in the media. Noise over standing and kneeling. People arguing over what constitutes patriotism, even while hundreds of thousands of DACA students who want desperately to be part of...

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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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Learning Community for Child Abuse Prevention Field

This session is offered by Strategies 2.0. Visit their website for full details and to register. Learning Communities are an excellent forum for cross-sector partners interested in supporting the well-being children and families. Learn about and connect with regional child abuse prevention and family strengthening efforts. Share and explore opportunities to collaborate in deeper contexts in their respective domains and...

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Future Audience Network

This event is sponsored by the Arts Council of Monterey County. For information and to RSVP, Contact or call 831.622.9060 ext. 103. Admission is free. Presenters: Esmeralda Montenegro Owen Director of Communications, Marketing, and Public Relations, Hartnell College Featured Topic: Marketing to the different audiences can be a challenging task for any arts organization. Typical methods are no longer enough...

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Boost Your Legacy Giving Program

This workshop is offered by Association of Fundraising Professionals – AFP Monterey Bay Chapter. Visit their website for full details.   Bring your lunch, questions, and ideas for this live, interactive presentation!    

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Latino Network Celebration of Culture and Language

This event is offered by the Latino Network Luncheon group. Visit them on Facebook for more details. Event details Presenter: Dr. William Arrocha Dr. Arrocha is a professor at the Middlebury Institute of International Studies (MIIS). His latest publication by Palgrave Macmillan is titled Compassionate Migration and Regional Policy in the Americas. His research focuses on immigration, development and human...

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