For Our Nonprofit Agency Partners

Capacity Building Programs

The St. Croix Valley Foundation has long been committed to

supporting nonprofit capacity building programs in the Valley.

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Gary Kelsey

The Consultants in Service program (C.I.S.), designed by SCVF Board member and nonprofit consultant Gary Kelsey, has been established to help small nonprofits (budgets under $500,000) by matching their professional development needs with volunteer experts.

 

Interested organizations should contact Angie Pilgrim for additional information

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C.I.S. On Screen

In partnership with SCVF's Affiliated Community Foundations, SCVF is pleased to offer C.I.S. On Screen – a four-part lunch & learn professional development series for area nonprofits.      

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SESSION 1

Tuesday, December 15, 2020

Emerging Funding Streams, featuring Tom Triplett, J.D.  

 

If you missed this session, check out the zoom recording, and supporting slides.

Tom Triplett

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SESSION 2

Tuesday, February 16, 2021

Running an Effective Board Meeting, featuring Miriam Simmons, Ph.D., PRP.   

 

If you missed this session, check out the zoom recording, supporting slides, and additional handout.

Miriam Simmons

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SESSION 2

Tuesday, February 16, 2021

Running an Effective Board Meeting, featuring Miriam Simmons, Ph.D., PRP.   

 

If you missed this session, check out the zoom recording, supporting slides, and additional handout.

Working on Laptop

C.I.S. On Screen

In partnership with SCVF's Affiliated Community Foundations, SCVF is pleased to offer C.I.S. On Screen – a four-part lunch & learn professional development series for area nonprofits.      

TomTripplett.png

SESSION 1

Tuesday, December 15, 2020

Emerging Funding Streams, featuring Tom Triplett, J.D.  

 

If you missed this session, check out the zoom recording, and supporting slides.

Tom Triplett

Miriam Simmons.jpg

SESSION 2

Tuesday, February 16, 2021

Running an Effective Board Meeting, featuring Miriam Simmons, Ph.D., PRP.   

 

If you missed this session, check out the zoom recording, supporting slides, and additional handout.

Miriam Simmons

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Gary Kelsey

SESSION 3

Tuesday, April 20, 2021

Intro to Strategic Planning, featuring Gary Kelsey, Ed.D   

 

Defining the role, benefits, limitations of strategic planning. Creating the planning team and process.

    

If you missed this session, check out the zoom recording and supporting slides. 

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SESSION 4

Tuesday, June 15, 2021

Exploring the Digital Marketing Landscape, featuring Roger Sievers, Sievers Creative   

 

Navigating the digital marketing landscape can be challenging for businesses and organizations. Rapidly evolving technology, new social media platforms, and a fragmented consumer base all contribute to the challenges. In this presentation we will discuss the current trends in digital marketing, learn about core concepts and tactics, as well explore what other businesses / organizations are doing. We will share some Social Media success stories and tactics that have been used to overcome specific challenges.