Building Capacity, Strengthening the Field
2019 National Mentoring Summit
January 31st, 2019
Capacity building investments play a critical role in advancing a nonprofit’s ability to grow their infrastructure, improve their program quality and scale their work. Learn how a variety of funders approach capacity building investments, how they made the case to their board/trustees, how they have bolstered their investments with wrap around support and why they think these investments play a crucial role in achieving impact. This session featuring Kevin Bolduc, Vice President of Assessments and Advisory Services at the Center for Effective Philanthropy, will help funders think about how they can incorporate capacity building support into their funding portfolio as well as educate mentoring practitioners and youth serving organizations on how to leverage the resources that already exist, identify similar funding opportunities and help their existing funders see the value of making a capacity building grants to their program.