July 2020
Special Webinar: Rebuilding Your Nonprofit in COVID-19

This interactive session, hosted by the Academy for Nonprofit Excellence, will cover strategies for rebuilding your organization during COVID-19. Led by Sarah Milston of The Spark Mill, this webinar is a great opportunity for you to ask questions and share your insights. 

The Academy is a collaborative effort supported by the Hampton Roads Community Foundation and Tidewater Community College, which work to keep quality high and costs low.

Date: Thursday, July 16
Time: 9 a.m. to Noon
Cost: $50.00 (Continuing Education Credits available)

COVID-19 Recovery Grant Opportunities

The Hampton Roads Community Foundation will offer two unique grant opportunities
to help sustain and support the region’s richly diverse nonprofits whose finances have
been negatively impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic.

General operating support grants will be awarded to small and mid-sized arts organizations as well as a host of other nonprofits in South Hampton Roads. Take note of these grant application dates and details:

Recovery Grants for Small and Mid-sized Arts groups
Request for Proposals will be available on the HRCF website July 13.
Application deadline is July 31.

Recovery Grants Nonprofits (excluding Arts groups)
Request for Proposals will be available on the HRCF website July 31.
Application deadline is August 14.

Man Working From Home Having Online Group Videoconference On Laptop
Tips of the Month

Technology & COVID-19. Nonprofits are among the many organizations forced into remote work during the COVID-19 pandemic. Check out this list by TechSoup for resources to keep your operations running smoothly.

How do you raise funds during a pandemic?   Read this article by The Chronicle of Philanthropy to find ideas for connecting with donors and meeting your organization's bottom line.
Dates to Remember

Training
July 14 from 3 - 4:30 p.m.: Program Logic Models -- Powerful Tools for Change

Note: Class is free. Visit hamptonroadscf.org/nonprofits for info, and reserve your spot in advance for the July 14 event by emailing Linda Rice at lrice@hamptonroadscf.org.

Call-in Day
August 6: Contact Gina Kelly at gkelly@hamptonroadscf.org to set up an appointment.