One-On-One Grant-Writing Consultations
March and April. CTCEF is offering consultations with one of three CTCEF board members with years of experience in writing grant applications to work directly with you on a proposal of your choosing. An introductory rate is offered to the first five education foundations who sign up. Read more….
CiviCRM Information/Demonstration Session
Friday, April 4, 10:00 am to 12:00 pm, Norwalk. CTCEF works with Greenleaf Advancement to offer our affiliates a database system that is customized for our foundations. Guy Iaccarino will show you how CiviCRM can help your foundation track donors; manage fundraising, events, and grants; generate e-mail communications; send letters; link the system to your Web site (i.e., for donations and event registration); and much more. Read more….
Developing a Fundraising Plan
Thursday, April 10, 2014, 9:30 am to 11:30 am, Newington, hosted by Newington Education Foundation. This workshop, tailored to the needs of education foundations, will illustrate why effective fundraising is far more than just asking for the money. Rather it blends the art of productive and trusting relationships with the science of best practices. Bob Serow, principal of RLS Consulting, will facilitate a discussion about applying best practices to crafting a fund development plan. Read more….
CTCEF’s 15th Annual Conference for Education Foundations
Save the Date: Tuesday, September 30, 2014, 8:00 am to 2:00 pm, Crowne Plaza Cromwell Hotel. See photos from our 2013 conference.
Technology Solutions for Education Foundations
CTCEF partners with Greenleaf Advancement to offer education foundations an affordable database management solution that is customized to meet your particular needs.
CTCEF partners with Kilakwa Associates to offer a free Web site evaluation as well as Web site development, design, and management at a discounted rate for CTCEF Affiliates.
Thank You to Our Generous Contributors
The Connecticut Consortium of Education Foundations (CTCEF) facilitates the creation, growth, and effectiveness of local education foundations in Connecticut.