Our work is centered on creating a strong community of local philanthropists and connecting donors and civic and nonprofit leaders to make the most impact on local issues. A founding principle of The Community Foundation has been education both through Donor Learning events and Nonprofit Leadership training. Please join us at the following opportunities to learn and network with peers.
Monday, April 9, Time TBD. NextGen Donor Education Event, "The Giving Book" with author Ellen Sabin | Brookwood School, Manchester.
Friday, April 13, 9am - 3pm. Creative County Arts Summit | Cabot Theater, Beverly. REGISTER TODAY!
Thursday, May 3, 7:30am. 5th Celebration of Giving Breakfast | DoubleTree Hotel, Danvers.
ECCF's Presentation on Impact Essex County at the North Shore Chamber of Commerce
On Jan. 10, 2018, nearly 200 attendees learned about ECCF's vision for imroving the quality of life in the 34 cities and towns of Essex County. Check out the photos on Facebook.
2017 Celebration of Giving Breakfast
On May 4, 2017, ECCF held its 4th annual Celebration of Giving breakfast at the DoubleTree in Danvers. Over 400 guests enjoyed an inspirational morning of collective philanthropy, honoring local philanthropists and nonprofit organizations and learning more about the impact that ECCF is making in our communities.
8th Annual Institute for Trustees
On March 25, 2017, more than 300 nonprofit leaders joined ECCF at the Pingree School for our 8th annual Institute for Trustees, the region's premier all-day conference for nonprofit board members and executive directors.
The Opposite of Spoiled with New York Times Columnist and author, Ron Lieber
Read more about the advice Mr. Lieber had for parents trying to raise children who are caring, compassionate and grounded.