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NCFP Webinar: Community-Driven Capacity Building, Creative Approaches from the Field

Thursday, July 10, 2014 - 9:00am to Friday, July 11, 2014 - 12:00am PDT
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Increasingly, foundations are investing in deep community listening before they design strategies and approaches for capacity building with nonprofit grantees.

In this National Center for Family Philanthropy webinar, hear the stories of family and regional foundations who came up with creative capacity building programs guided by local community partners. Hear about the ways they are leveraging their community connections, expertise, and their own capacities beyond grant dollars to fill overlooked gaps in their communities. Featured programs include:

  • The Z. Smith Reynolds Foundation has developed a paid internship program as one strategy to address economic and racial inequities in North Carolina.
  • The Pierce Family Foundation has developed an intricate algorithm to match nonprofit needs and talents in their local Chicago community.
  • After an extensive listening project, the Meyer Foundation is investing in storytelling training for its Washington, DC grantees, leading to innovative new partnerships.

Please join us for this fun and stimulating discussion!

Register online through the National Center for Family Philanthropy Knowledge Center.

To retrieve your organization’s NCFP account information, select "Forgot Password" on the NCFP website log-in page.

For further assistance with registering, contact NCFP at (202) 293-3424.

Who May Attend:
Current SCG family foundation members

As a membership benefit, SCG family foundation members have complimentary access to NCFP teleconferences and webinars.

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