July 31, 2024      

You Are Invited! Our 2024 Calendar of Events Plus Event Resources

various, please check each event calendar item for specifics

2024 Community Education and Engagement Events 

Whether you are a donor, grantee, partner, or all of the above, we look forward to staying connected with you through our events. Check back here often as details and registration links are updated and may change as they become available. 

Let’s Talk gatherings continue bi-monthly throughout 2024. Details to be added below when plans are finalized for upcoming months.

January (1/9) Let’s Talk: Capacity Building Solutions with Shasta Savage, Human Services Coalition VIDEO and SLIDES

January Professional Advisors Door Opener Society 2024 Honoree is the Estate Planning Council of Tompkins County

January (1/19) Site Visit: Black Hands Universal

February (2/12) Site Visit: Ithaca Community Radio (WRFI)

March (3/5) Grant Writing University VIDEO and SLIDES

March (3/6) Spring Grant Cycle Q&A VIDEO and SLIDES

March (3/8) Site Visit: Sciencenter

March (3/12) Let’s Talk: Community Health & Wellness with Cayuga Health VIDEO and SLIDES

March (3/18) Women’s Fund Educational Event Equality for All in 2024 – Are Your Rights Protected? Come learn about the Federal AND NY State ERA VIDEO  and RESOURCES

April (4/26) Site Visit: King Ferry Food Pantry

May (5/1) Fund Advisors Briefing

Intended for fund advisors and fund originators and those considering initiating a new fund at Community Foundation

May (5/10) Site Visit: YMCA of Ithaca & Tompkins County

May (5/14) Let’s Talk: Community Based Alternative to Jail with LEAD, Ithaca

June (6/14) Site Visit: Women’s Opportunity Center [RESCHEDULED  – TBD]

June (6/18) Annual Celebration and our Annual Report

July (9) Let’s Talk: The Black Family with Greater Ithaca Activities Center and Southside Community Center VIDEO

July (7/12) Site Visit: Habitat for Humanity, Tompkins County & Cortland County

August (8/9) Site Visit: Opportunities, Alternatives, & Resources (OAR)

August (8/31) Women’s Fund Holmberg Award Nomination Deadline

August (8/20) Charitable Gift Planning Seminar

September (9/10) Let’s Talk: Celebrating Indigenous Heritage with Traditional Center for Indigenous Knowledge & Healing

September (9/13) Site Visit: Traditional Center for Indigenous Knowledge & Healing 

September (TBD) Philanthropy Magnified Reception

Recognition of donors’ support of $1,000 or more, and to honor the intentions of Legacy Society Members, a forever planned gift 

October (10/11) Site Visit: Youth Farm Project

October (10/15) Women’s Fund Celebration

November (12 – 18) Community Foundation Week

November (11/12) Let’s Talk: The State of Literacy in Our Community with Family Reading Partnership

November (11/15) Site Visit: Family Reading Partnership

December (12/13) Site Visit: Ultimate Reentry Opportunity (URO)