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"I am passionate about supporting small businesses/organizations in the community. Idaho has some amazing for-profit and nonprofit small businesses and organizations that are doing a ton of good for the community. My mission is to keep these businesses not only alive, but thriving for years to come!" - Carson Williams, ADP
Exclusive Nonprofit Strategy Events - Member Discount
Public Interest Management Group & Nancy Bacon Consulting are collaborating on these learning events designed to help nonprofits be more sustainable in 2021. Join us for these three learning events designed to help nonprofits be more sustainable in 2021.
INC 2021 Partnership Form
Do you want to work with the Idaho Nonprofit Center this year? Share your expertise with the nonprofit sector? Complete this form to sign up!
Please contact Training and Program Manager Garrett Kalt (email@example.com) with any questions or concerns.
Insurance and Nonprofits - Roundtable Discussion
HD Insurance & WaFd Insurance Group are excited to present the first of many virtual nonprofit roundtable discussions. Come hear what the experts have to say about managing and preparing for crisis.
Managing and Preparing for Crisis, Thursday, March 11, 2021 from 11 AM. MT.
If you have any questions or would like to register, please reach out to Drew Colwell who will be happy to assist you however he can. His email is firstname.lastname@example.org and his direct line is 208-900-4260.
Cost Savings for Nonprofits!
Check out the coupons and discounts Idaho nonprofit Center business affiliates are offering to INC members.
City of Boise Community Needs & Planning Outreach
The City of Boise receives funding for community development and affordable housing from the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD). One of HUD’s requirements is to complete a Consolidated Plan every 5 years. The plan needs to be drafted in partnership with the community to help identify how the money should be used.
The purpose of this survey is to help identify community needs. Once a draft of the plan has been developed, residents will have an opportunity to help refine goals and strategies before the plan is finalized.
Member Only Events and Training
Strategic Planning in Nonprofits
Is strategy development on your radar? Does your nonprofit organization want to engage in meaningful conversations to refresh and realign around your mission, develop a plan for the future, and energize those inside and outside the organization? Learn more about the strategic planning cohort is designed to guide organizational teams through a strategic planning process from start to finish over a four-month time horizon.
Capital for Small Businesses & Tribal Communities in Idaho
A Guide to Black History Month in the state of Idaho by Inclusive Idaho
"Great organizations are just like this — individuals do more than merely fulfill role obligations... Such organizations communicate a sense of authenticity through people expressing their unique character." – Harvard Business Review
Simply having a D&I program does not guarantee it will be effective. D&I programs should be aimed at changing behaviors... D&I programs do not have to be traditional in-class or virtual workshops conducted by HR..." – Forbes
Email email@example.com to learn how to post your own nonprofit job opening.
Meridian Main Street Market
Supporting local nonprofit agencies every Saturday by allowing them to have a booth (free of charge) at the Market.
Learn More and How to Apply
Fork and ÀLAVITA Restaurants will Donate $7,500 to Local Nonprofits
Fork and ÀLAVITA Restaurants are now accepting nominations of deserving Treasure Valley non-profits who will receive donations totaling $7,500 from their Corkage for Community Fund. Nominations will be accepted on Fork’s Facebook Page (facebook.com/boisefork) from February 4 to Noon MT on February 18, 2021.
The METER Foundation invites applications for its annual charitable grants
Formed in 2018, the METER Foundation seeks to support non-profit organizations by providing financial assistance and volunteers to fight the effects of poverty, promote education, and improve the quality of life in our local communities. The Foundation is particularly interested in projects that are consistent with our mission that would mitigate the effects of COVID-19 and promote opportunities for historically disadvantaged groups and individuals.
SelectHealth Awards 2021
Each year, SelectHealth grants $3,000 and a marketing package worth over $20,000 to well-deserving organizations to further their missions. These organizations make a healthy difference in our communities.
Classics for Kids Foundation
If your school or non-profit organization believes in the role of fine instruments in your program, and can show evidence of need and commitment to raising matching funds, you are a strong candidate for the Classics for Kids matching grant program. Applications accepted quarterly.
SBA Disaster Assistance in Response to the Coronavirus
The U.S Small Business Administration is offering designated states and territories low-interest federal disaster loans for working capital to small businesses suffering substantial economic injury as a result of the Coronavirus (COVID-19).
The Restoration & Resilience COVID Recovery Fund
The Restoration & Resilience COVID Recovery Fund will be open for seven (7) months, starting in November. Sponsorships will be awarded on a rolling basis to allow flexibility in the timing of projects and compliance with local regulations related to the pandemic. NEEF will review applications on a bimonthly basis and select up to 15 projects for sponsorship.
FEMA Application for Nonprofits
All 50 states, the District of Columbia, five territories, and numerous tribes are working directly with FEMA under President Trump’s March 13, 2020, nationwide emergency declaration for COVID-19. Under this emergency declaration, and subsequent major disaster declarations, certain private non-profit (PNP) organizations are eligible to apply for funding through FEMA’s Public Assistance program. This fact sheet provides guidance for determining the eligibility of PNP applicants and work performed in accordance with the COVID-19 emergency and major disaster declarations.
Homeless Veteran Assistance
The VA Homeless Providers Grant and Per Diem Program provides funding for eligible entities to provide transitional housing beds or service centers for veterans who are homeless or at risk for becoming homeless.
Rocky Mountain Power Foundation Offers Support for Community Organizations Responding to COVID-19
Community organizations are facing unprecedented challenges and demand for vital services. Through Rocky Mountain Power’s charitable arm, the Rocky Mountain Power Foundation has committed $311,500 for immediate support to critical community-serving organizations in Utah, Wyoming and Idaho.
USDA Rural Development
USDA Rural Development provides grants for water and waste disposal facilities and services on federally recognized tribal lands, colonias, and rural areas that face significant health risks due to a lack of access to adequate, affordable water or waste disposal. Funds may be used for construction of basic drinking water and waste disposal systems, including storm drainage. Utility districts may also be able to provide grants to individual households to install indoor plumbing and connect to the system.
National Endowment for the Arts Big Read
The NEA Big Read is a community engagement opportunity through which grants of up to $20,000 are awarded in support of community-wide reading programs (virtual and/or in-person) that take place between September 2021 and June 2022
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