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Grant Opportunity | Jessie Ball du Pont Fund

Name: Jessie Ball duPont Fund Address: 40 E. Adams St., Ste. 300, Jacksonville, FL 32202-3302 Foundation status: Independent foundation Phone: 904-353-0890 URL: www.dupontfund.org Email: contactus@dupontfund.org EIN: 596368632 Asset Amount: $290,301,750 Total Giving: N/A Gifts Received: $489,725 Expenditures: N/A Qualifying Distributions: $15,937,064 Giving Activities Include: N/A for grants ABOUT The Jessie Ball duPont Fund works to…

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Grant Opportunity | GiveWell Community Foundation Inc.

Name: GiveWell Community Foundation Inc. Address: 1501 South Florida Avenue, Lakeland, FL, United States 33803 Foundation status: Community foundation Phone: 863-683-3131 Fax: 863-683-5909 URL: www.givecf.org Email: info@givecf.org EIN: 593649871 Asset Amount: $192,493,129 Total Giving: $15,524,341 Gifts Received: $27,010,946 Expenditures: $17,120,038 Qualifying Distributions: N/A Giving Activities Include: $15,524,341 for grants ABOUT Purpose and Activities: The foundation…

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Grant Opportunity | The Community Foundation for Northeast Florida, Inc.

Name: The Community Foundation for Northeast Florida Inc. Address: 245 Riverside Avenue, Suite 310, Jacksonville, FL 32202 Foundation status: Community foundation Phone: 904-356-4483 Fax: 904-356-7910 URL: www.jaxcf.org EIN: 596150746 Asset Amount: $398,276,879 Gifts Received: $61,479,287 Expenditures: $41,921,959 Qualifying Distributions: N/A Giving Activities Include: N/A for grants ABOUT The foundation’s mission is to stimulate philanthropy to…

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Grant Opportunity | Verizon Foundation

Name: Verizon Foundation Address: 1 Verizon Way, Basking Ridge, NJ 07920-1025 Foundation status: Company-sponsored foundation Fax: 908-630-2660 URL: www.verizon.com/about/verizon-foundation EIN: 133319048 Asset Amount: $65,462,164 Gifts Received: $54,894,347 Expenditures: $45,467,470 Qualifying Distributions: $46,262,555 Giving Activities Include: $37,569,790 for grants ABOUT Purpose and Activities: The foundation supports programs designed to promote literacy and STEM education for K-12…

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Grant Opportunity: Wells Fargo Foundation

Name: Wells Fargo Foundation Address: 550 S 4th Street, Minneapolis, MN 55415-0000 EIN: 41-1367441 NTEE Code: T21 NTEE Classification: Corporate Foundations NTEE Type: Philanthropy, Voluntarism and Grantmaking Foundations Classification: Charitable Organization Subsection: 501(c)(3) (View the list of codes) Activities: (602) Gifts, grants, or loans to other organizations Foundation Status: Private non-operating foundation Deductibility: Contributions are deductible…

October 21 — MAJOR GIFT DEVELOPMENT – WEALTH SEARCH, STRATEGY MEETINGS, DISCOVERY CONVERSATIONS, AND ACTION REGISTERS

Trainer: Kent Huyser, Senior Consultant at Gonser Gerber

• Identification – finding potential gift prospects
• Discovery – conducting research on major gift prospects (learning more about financial capacity and inclination to be generous)
• Cultivation – engaging & involving major gift prospects in the work of your organization
• Solicitation – making a compelling request for support
• Stewardship and recognition- extending gratitude and acknowledgment to the donor

October 6 — NONPROFIT LEADERSHIP (CREATING AND SUSTAINING ORGANIZATIONAL CAPACITY TO EXCEL)

Trainer: Thomas Greek, Vice President of Learning & Development at Navy Federal

Learning Gains:
• The value of empowerment vs. engagement (how to make it happen)
• Real leaders don’t follow (the essentials of creating a team of leaders)
• Centering with core values (Getting everyone on-board with shared values that strengthen your culture)
• Inspiring fanatical devotion on your team
• Creating a quality culture through consideration
• Putting products and clients first
• How to hire the best and then keep them motivated

September 16 — STRATEGIES FOR IMPROVEMENT (CREATING FUNCTIONAL PLANS TO IMPROVE SUCCESS)

Trainer: Dr. Black Horn, President and Chief Executive Officer at United Methodist Children’s Home

Learning Gains:
• Understanding context: ethical, comprehensive and productive development tied to results
• Using your strategic objectives as a management tool for improved service delivery and client interaction
• Ensuring fundraising and partnership is effective and focused
• Maintaining a clear direction