Humans learn from each other, always looking for new ways to solve the challenges before us. From exciting leadership training to media tips, this month offers many opportunities to learn from our talented peers.
Director Center for Nonprofit Excellence (CNE)
Community Foundation for Monterey County
CNE Ed Learning 9.2018
Friday, March 8, 2019
Noon - 1:30 PM, Free, 
Bring your lunch
Community Foundation for Monterey County, 2354 Garden Road, Monterey
Nonprofit Executive Directors will host guest speaker Joe Livernois, veteran journalist and a founding editor of Voices of Monterey Bay , to share about nonprofit journalism and tips for nonprofits to get noticed by the media.

Are you working to build effective board meetings and structures? The Creating Great Committees Toolkit can serve as a helpful guide. This online resource includes assessment questions boards should consider before forming a committee and methods to help committees work well. Download these free resources today.   
8:30 AM - 10:00 AM
Community Foundation for Monterey County
945 S. Main Street, Suite 208, Salinas 
Light breakfast. Free. 

Bring your experiences, questions and suggestions about how and why the people our nonprofits serve can be engaged in program design, delivery and evaluation, as well as organizational management and leadership. Read these brief articles ahead of time to help spark our thinking. RSVP in advance.
Part of the Quarterly Conversations Series: Exploring Big Ideas for Local Impact.  

10:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Seaside Branch - Monterey County Free Libraries
550 Harcourt Avenue, Seaside - Free

Is your nonprofit organization looking for funds? Come to the Seaside Library and learn how to use the NEW Foundation Directory Online, a premier grantseeking database on the web. Free access to the database is available at the Seaside and Salinas Public Libraries. Register by emailing:

Thursday, March 28, 2019
8:30 AM - 10:00 AM
Heritage Harbor (Aquarium) Conference Room 
100 Pacific Street, Monterey
Join the Association of Fundraising Professionals Monterey Bay Chapter for a webinar discussing trends in legacy giving as well as how to start and build a strategic pipeline.
Begins April 15, Applications Due by March 30, 2019
LCT Leadership Logo 2019
This training is offered by Impact Monterey County. It offers a learning-in-action program for leaders and cross-sector changemakers working toward equity and economic opportunity in Monterey County. Facilitated by Dr. Monica Sharma and Impact Launch. Limited scholarships are available for Monterey County residents. Read full details and apply at Please email for more information.
Tuesday, March 12, 2019
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM  

In this Alliance for Justice webinar you will learn how the California lobbying disclosure rules define lobbying and how that definition differs from the IRS definition of lobbying.  

Community Foundation for Monterey County / 2354 Garden Road / Monterey, CA 93940  
831.375.9712 /  
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