CNE Resources for Nonprofit Leaders
Meet the Experts - Your Peers
CNE ED Networking
"If you're working alone, you hibernate. You're isolated. The more we can find out about what else is going on in the area, the more we move forward."

Valerie Egland, Executive Director Lunch Participant
Friday, May 10, 2019
12:00 - 1:30 PM, CFMC Monterey
Free networking lunch and learning opportunity organized by EDs! All levels of experience welcome. Bring your lunch.
Friday, May 31, 2019 11:30 AM- 1:30 PM, CFMC Monterey
Join this free panel discussion with local media and networking session for successful volunteer recruitment. Bring your lunch. Offered by the Volunteer Managers Association in partnership with the Nonprofit Alliance of Monterey County (NAMC) and the Center For Nonprofit Excellence (CNE).
Thursday, June 20, 2019
8:30 - 10:00 AM, CFMC Monterey
This free Quarterly Conversation is an opportunity to discuss ways our organizations, staff and volunteers might be vulnerable to sexual harassment, how to raise awareness, prevent and address these issues. 

Other Opportunities
Thursday, May 30, 2019, 8:30 - 10:30 AM
Join the Association of Fundraising Professionals (AFP) Monterey Bay Chapter for this webinar and discussion. Identify key elements that will grab grant reviewers’ attention and edit proposals for strong content. Free for members, $15 non-members.

Location: Heritage Harbor Conference Room, 155 Monterey Peninsula Recreation Trail
Friday, June 7, 2019 10:15 - 11:45 AM, CFMC Salinas
This free clinic is intended to help grantseekers strengthen the Evaluation Plan section of their Community Impact grant application and final report. Examples of strong evaluation plans will be shared, and attendees will have time to work on their evaluation plans during the session.
The Fair Pay for Northern California Nonprofits: The 2019 Compensation and Benefits Re port is now available for download * . Your organization can use this wealth of compensation information to compete effectively. Published by Nonprofit Compensation Associates , the survey features data from both larger and smaller nonprofit organizations in all 48 Northern California counties, including Monterey County .  

*You can also access a copy of the report at our Monterey office during business hours.
Embed voter engagement into your work. The Mission Possible Blog Series features stories of nonprofits who have been successful.
Nonprofit Funding

Deadline: May 31, 2019, 5:00 PM
June 7, 2019, 9:00 - 10:00 AM, CFMC Salinas
June 12, 2019, 9:00 - 10:00 AM, CFMC Monterey