October Board Member Training October 21 8:30 AM to Noon
Strengthen your board role and ability to provide direction. Discover what is needed to ensure a strong future for your organization.
Understanding Your Charity's Financial Report with John Altman, CPA: If reading financial statements and reports is like a foreign language to you, attend this workshop to learn how to "make sense" of it. This session will include an overview of the most essential reports you should be preparing, how to read and interpret them, and how and when to get additional assistance and guidance. 8:30AM to 10AM Meet John
Legal and Regulatory Responsibility of Nonprofits with Shelly Caselle-Dercole, CPA: This workshop will help you understand and "sort out" the legal and regulatory requirements of being a nonprofit. Find out what you need, where to file, how often you need to review and update your information, and where you can get help. 10AM to Noon Meet Shelly
Brown Bag Monthly GLS (Global Leadership Summit) Leadership Conversation: 4th Wednesday of the Month 11:30 to 1
Bring your lunch, bring your business cards, and join in the conversation. Building relationships and collaborations to grow a healthy community - On video each month will be a speaker from the 2016 or 2017 Global Leadership Summit. Videos begin at 11:35 and are about 30 to 60 minutes long. Following the video for those who have time will be small group discussion. A suggested $5.00 donation will be accepted at the door. October 25: Julia Funt - CEO of White Space at Work , The Strategic Pause.
Volunteer Management Network: Third Thursday of every month, 8 AM to 9:30 AM
Don’t Go It Alone! Invest in yourself by connecting with a network of resourceful McHenry County Volunteer Managers. Share your skills, ask questions, give advice, find a new tool – it’s really up to you as to what you get out of the network.
First Friday Focus on Finding Grant Funding: Monthly, 10 AM to Noon
Attend an “Introduction to Finding Grants” and learn to use The Foundation Center Online Directory and Grantspace. This will be a small group training session. Space is limited to 4.
- Learn how to conduct an online grant search.
- Find out where to look online to view sample documents
- Sign up to receive email alerts on new RFPs
- Receive individual assistance
Foundation Center Directory
Volunteer Center McHenry County is a Funding Information Network Partner of Foundation Center. You have free access to the Foundation Center Directory Monday through Friday. Make sure to email or call ahead 815-344-4483
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Grant Research Counselor Assistance
Would you like a Grant Research Counselor to help you find grants for specific projects in your organization? Simply click on the button below to get started.