Archive for Announcements & Events

Public Meetings on Waco’s Comprehensive Plan – Your INPUT is needed!

You are encouraged to attend one of the public meetings to share your thoughts about the proposed Comprehensive Plan for Waco’s development over the next 20 years.

Please click on the flyer for more information:

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Storing Away for a Rainy Day: The Case for Reserves

Waco Foundation, Cooper Foundation and The Bernard and Audre Rapoport Foundation developed The Case for Reserves to generate awareness about the need for local nonprofits to establish and grow operating reserves and endowments. Below are tools to help start the conversation about operating reserves and resources to assist in establishing a reserve fund that fits your organization.

Friday, October 9 — Smart Succession Planning, Successful Transitions

Waco needs its nonprofits to remain strong and vibrant long into the future. The next leader of your organization is a critical part of that puzzle. Our facilitator Lisa Burford will present on how smart succession planning ensures organizational sustainability as it takes you beyond simple replacement of staff to grooming individuals who are qualified and ready to lead the organization into the future. Click here to learn more about the speaker and topics covered.

CPE credits are available for this course!
Registration closes September 29. Cancellations after 9/29 will be refunded on a prorated basis.
Date: Friday, October 9, 2015
Time: 9 am – 4 pm. Check-in begins at 8:30 am.
Location: Waco Convention Center, Texas Room 118, 100 Washington Ave, Waco, TX 76701
Cost: $20 Regular Rate. Use code EARLYBIRD10 thru 9/22 for $10 off!

Facebook reveals “Donate Now” button to boost charitable giving

Facebook has unveilded a “Donate Now” button that charities and nonprofit organizations can put in ads and on their Pages. Read more here: “Donate Now”