Center for Nonprofit Excellence

Diversity, Equity, Inclusion

Diversity, Equity, Inclusion (DEI) Resources

The Community Foundation for Monterey County has diversity, equity and inclusion as core values. The Center for Nonprofit Excellence has compiled these resources to aid nonprofits and individuals in learning and taking action. This is a preliminary list and will be updated. Please contact if you have questions or suggested resources to share.

Action & Advocacy

Organization/ Resource
Black Lives MatterAction and AdvocacyNational

Asian American Pacific Islander AAPI Owned Businesses

Black/POC/LGBTQ+/Female Owned Businesses

Action and AdvocacyMonterey County
Campaign ZeroAction and AdvocacyNational
Center for Artistic ActivismAction and AdvocacyNational
Donate in Support of Asian CommunitiesAction and AdvocacyNational
Equal Justice InitiativeAction and AdvocacyNational
Juneteenth CoalitionAction and AdvocacyMonterey County
Movement for Black LivesAction and AdvocacyNational
NAACPAction and AdvocacyNational
NAACPAction and AdvocacyMonterey County
National Coalition Building Institute, Monterey County (NCBI)Action and AdvocacyMonterey County
Race ForwardAction and AdvocacyMonterey County
Stop AAPI Hate (Asian American Arts Alliance)Action and AdvocacyNational
The Village ProjectAction and AdvocacyMonterey County

Organizational Development

6 Phases of Racial Equity PracticeOrganizational DevelopmentNational
Accelerate Your DEI Progress (NAMC)Organizational DevelopmentMonterey County
BoardSource (Blog)Organizational DevelopmentNational
DEI and Nonprofit Finance (Bloomerang Blog)Organizational DevelopmentNational
Equity Essentials (Kellogg Executive Education)Organizational DevelopmentNational
Funding for Racial Equity (Candid)Organizational DevelopmentNational
Chronicle of Philanthropy ArticleOrganizational DevelopmentNational
Continuum on Becoming an Anti-Racist Multicultural OrganizationOrganizational DevelopementNational
Equity and Inclusion Lens Online Class (Nonprofit Ready)Organizational DevelopmentNational
Transgender Inclusion Recorded Webinar (CommNet)Organizational DevelopmentNational
Managing for Racial Equity, Inclusion and Results (The Management Center)Organizational DevelopmentNational
Mayeno ConsultingOrganizational DevelopmentNational
Meyer Fund DEI Capacity Building ReportOrganizational DevelopmentNational
Nonprofit Quarterly ArticleOrganization DevelopmentNational
Social Change Ecosystem MapOrganizational DevelopmentNational
Stanford Social Innovation Review ArticleOrganizational DevelopmentNational

Personal Learning

Organization/ Resource
Academics for Black Survival and WellnessPersonal learningNational
Anti-Asian Violence Resources (Healthcare Alliance API)Personal LearningNational
Authentic Solidarity (Blog)Personal learningNational
Black Survival and Wellness Resources (Academics for Black Survival)Personal LearningNational
Bystander Intervention (hollaback)Personal LearningNational
How to Respond to Coronavirus Racism (Teaching Tolerance)Personal LearningNational
Race ForwardPersonal learningNational
Racial Equity ToolsPersonal learningNational
Strategies to Reduce Harm and Increase Safety (Kidpower)Personal LearningNational
Talking About RacePersonal LearningNational
Whites for Racial EquityPersonal learningMonterey County
21-Day Racial Equity Habit Building ChallengePersonal learningNational