2021-2022 Nonprofit Training Program

Title:  Creating Financial Visuals for Your Nonprofit Date:  Wednesday, October 13, 2021 Time:  9:00am – 12:00pm MT Structure:  Virtual Cost: $50 per organization Register here: losalamoscf.org/ticket Presenter:  Frank R. Lopez   Description:  Every nonprofit leader uses financial information in making decisions. Both staff and board leaders review financial statements on a regular basis.This interactive workshop will guide nonprofit ...
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Los Alamos Community Foundation Discretionary Grant Recipients Announced

(LACF News) – The Los Alamos Community Foundation recently awarded $27,000 to seven local nonprofit organizations in its first discretionary competitive grant cycle. The overall purpose of funding is to support projects that improve long-term financial health of the organization.  The recipients are: Self Help  Los Alamos Visiting Nurses  PEEC  Los Alamos Makers  Los Alamos ...
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Music Endowment Leads To Orchestral Inspiration

(LACF News) – The orchestras from the Los Alamos High School and Middle School were treated recently to a virtual masterclass as well as a virtual performance by the San Francisco string quartet Del Sol.  LAHS alumnus Charlton Lee (class of ‘83) founded the quartet, and their recent album, Kooch-e Khaman, currently sits fifth on the ...
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Community Endowment for Music Organizations Announced

(LACF News) – Judy Dudziak had a strong passion for music, which she pursued from childhood throughout the rest of her life. She played piano and violin in her youth. Then later, the recorder and French horn, the latter in the Los Alamos Symphony, the Municipal Band, and as a member of the orchestra for many ...
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LACF Announces Jumpstart Fundraising Cohort

(LACF News) –  Six area non-profit organizations have been selected by the Los Alamos Community Foundation to participate in Jumpstart, a year-long fundraising capacity building program.  After a competitive selection process, the six organizations chosen are: Embudo Valley Library, Family Strengths Network, Los Alamos Family Council, Los Alamos Historical Society, Los Alamos Juvenile Justice Advisory ...
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Endowment for Community Programs Announced

(LACF News) – The Diane Warther Soran Endowment for Community Programs was recently established at the Los Alamos Community Foundation. Annual distributions from the fund will underwrite expenses associated with conducting nonprofit training programs, donor training programs, or other community training programs that the foundation develops over time.   The fund was created by Denise Soran Brown ...
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LACF 2021 Call for Grant Proposals

(LACF News) – The Los Alamos Community Foundation announces its inaugural discretionary grantmaking cycle, and invites 501(c)(3) organizations located in Los Alamos County to submit a grant application requesting up to $5,000 to improve the financial health of the organization.  LACF defines “financial health” as any effort which results in a measurable improvement across one ...
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LACF Invites Applications for Youth Sports Grants

(LACF News) – The Los Alamos Community Foundation is now accepting grant applications requesting up to $1,200 to fund youth sports activities in Los Alamos County.   Organizations are invited to apply for funding for projects that build leadership skills in youth through achievement in competitive team sports. Youth served by the program must be located ...
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Dr. Charles McMillan Joins LACF Board of Directors

(LACF News)–  The Board of Directors of the Los Alamos Community Foundation (LACF) is proud to welcome former Los Alamos National Laboratory Director, Dr. Charles McMillan, as its newest member. “I continue to believe, as I have throughout my professional career, that a vibrant community is the base from which we serve the nation,” said ...
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