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The Community Solutions Incubator can help you launch a nonprofit

The Community Solutions Incubator, an initiative of the Community Foundation of East Central Illinois, will be starting a new cohort of potential nonprofit starters in 2022. Application are now open for anyone who is looking to address a challenge in our community. Those selected will have access to a multitude of benefits:

  • Hands-on mentorship and guidance from experienced nonprofit professionals
  • 8 educational seminars / 3 social networking opportunities
  • Access to additional events and resources through
  • CFECI’s Center for Nonprofit Excellence including the monthly Executive Director Leadership Network, quarterly board boot camp series, and ongoing nonprofit management trainings
  • Access to a well-resourced co-working space at CFECI’s office location
  • Access to our growing incubator alumni group
  • Limited access to financial support for your organization upon successful completion of the 12-month program (pending funding availability)

You can learn more about the incubator and find the online application here. Contact Genevieve Kirk at 217-359-0125 or [email protected].

Top image from Community Foundation of East Central Illinois.

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