The Carl & Roberta 
Deutsch Foundation

RESOURCES

CAPACITY BUILDING

Corporation for National & Community Service

AmeriCorps VISTA Program

The AmeriCorps VISTA (Volunteers In Service To America) Program taps the skills, talents, and passions of more than 8,000 Americans annually to support community efforts to overcome poverty. The program's nationwide corps of VISTAs commits full-time for a year at nonprofit organizations or local government agencies to build the capacity of these organizations to carry out programs that tackle poverty. 


The 2018 Request for Concept Papers (RFCP) is now available! Please use the link below to access the application materials for this request. Please direct all questions regarding this funding opportunity to Danette Martin (contact information below). 


For the 2018 Request for Concept Papers (RFCP), click HERE.


For more information about the AmeriCorps VISTA program and Corporation's other programs in California, please contact Danette Martin, Program Officer at the California State Office at 310-393-2291.



Social Venture Partners Los Angeles

Social Venture Partners (SVP) Los Angeles works with individual philanthropists to realize greater impact with their giving, strengthen nonprofits, and invest in collaborative solutions. Their Social Innovation Fast Pitch program trains nonprofit leaders to powerfully communicate their story, while connecting them with leaders in the business, philanthropic, and nonprofit communities.


For more information on SVP LA and their Fast Pitch Program, click HERE.

OUTREACH / COMMUNICATION

Mayor’s Office of Volunteer Engagement (MOVE) - City of Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti

VolunteerLA, volunteer.lamayor.org

VolunteerLA, a platform and mobile app designed to connect Angelenos with meaningful opportunities to make a difference in our communities. The VolunteerLA web platform is a centralized clearinghouse for service opportunities. With one click, users can see — and then sign up for — activities led by the City of Los Angeles or partners across the city and region.


NBC4 Southern California's "I Am a Volunteer" News Segment

NBC4 Southern California's "I Am a Volunteer" news segment features local nonprofit organizations' volunteer opportunities on-air during the NBC4 News at 11:00am on Thursdays and Fridays and online at nbcla.com/volunteer. This is an opportunity to promote your organization's volunteer opportunities. 

MATERIALS / RESOURCES

Volunteer Management Technology Webinar - Volgistics   

A one-hour webinar led by the volunteer program staff of Venice Family Clinic, 2013 HALO Award winner, on selecting the right technology for your volunteer program and why the Clinic selected Volgistics for their own organization. 

Engaging Older Volunteers To Serve Children & Youth Webinar

View Grantmakers in Aging's webinar with The Eisner Foundation and Encore.org's Generation to Generation campaign on effectively engaging older volunteers in youth-serving nonprofits.

For more information and access to the webinar, click HERE.

Thank you to all of our partners for generously sharing resources 

to enhance organizational capacity through volunteer programs in Los Angeles County!