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Scholarships Available: Nonprofit Leaders Conference

October 10, 2016

The Community Foundation of South Puget Sound will award a limited number of scholarships to smaller nonprofits to attend a great training opportunity this fall.  Organizations in Thurston, Mason and Lewis counties are eligible to apply.

The Nonprofit Leaders Conference for Coastal and Southwest Washington will be held at the Ocean Shores Convention Center, October 3rd and 4th, 2016.  The conference offers training in fundraising, board development, and grant writing, among other topics.  Conference details will be available soon at

The Community Foundation scholarship covers the conference registration fee, dinner and one night's hotel accommodation.  Preference is given to organizations sending both a staff and board member (or two board members for all volunteer organizations).  To apply, please provide the following information via email to  a) the names and organizational roles of the two attendees, b) organization's annual budget, and c) top two challenges faced by the organization

Requests are due by Monday, September 26, 2016.

Questions? Please call or email Valerie Piper, 360-705-3340 or

October 10, 2016

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