Featured Events

Southern Monterey County Foundation Grant Application Deadline

The Southern Monterey County Foundation seeks to support nonprofit organizations that have the leadership and capacity to provide important community resources and services in Southern Monterey County communities. In 2015, priority will be given to the following types of requests: For specific projects or one-time costs that will result in measurable impact on an identified community need To establish or...

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Tailoring the Estate Planning Wardrobe: Adapting Traditional Techniques for a Better Fit

The Salvation Army, Golden State Division, Office of Planned Giving The Salvation Army and the Community Foundation for Monterey Countyy are pleased to offer the 23rd Annual Estate & Charitable Gift Planning Institute LIVE webcast on Monday, September 21st, 2015 at 7:00am to 1:30pm. Participants are eligible to receive up to 6 hours of LIVE MCLE, CFP, CPE and CTFA credit...

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CPE Forum: Understanding and Using Valuation Strategies

Join speaker John Prokey, Esq., Partner (Ramsbacher Prokey Leonard LLP) for “Understanding and Using Valuation Strategies.” Valuation, a combined fact and legal issue of great complexity and tax risks, is central to much of the estate and succession planning for high wealth families, especially those with closely-held business entities and substantial investment assets. Attorneys and CPAs must be aware of...

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Bubbles & Bags 2015

Please join us Sunday, November 8, 2015 at The Inn at Spanish Bay for a Silent Auction of New, Gently Loved & Vintage Bags to Benefit the Girls’ Health in Girls’ Hands program of the Women’s Fund.

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Community Impact Information Session – Monterey

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You are invited to learn about changes to the Community Foundation for Monterey County’s Community Impact grantmaking priorities and guidelines. New for 2016, we have updated our funding priorities for increased clarity. Grant writers and grant seekers from nonprofit organizations and public agencies interested in applying for a Community Impact grant are encouraged to attend. You will learn about changes...

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Community Impact Information Session – Salinas

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You are invited to learn about changes to the Community Foundation for Monterey County’s Community Impact grantmaking priorities and guidelines. New for 2016, we have updated our funding priorities for increased clarity. Grant writers and grant seekers from nonprofit organizations and public agencies interested in applying for a Community Impact grant are encouraged to attend. You will learn about changes...

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Fueling the Potential of Women & Girls

2015 Women’s Fund Luncheon

Improving Women’s Well-Being in Monterey County Just how are women in Monterey County faring when it comes to key well-being factors such as health, personal safety, earning rates and political empowerment? Monterey County is ranked #38 out of the California’s 58 counties, according to the California Budget & Policy Center’s “California Women’s Well-Being Index” report released March 29, 2016. “The California...

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