Here are educational resources to help organizations and businesses move forward in their mission in the best way possible.

Cascade Employers Association

Cascade Employers Association offers training and programs over numerous topics related to human resource management.
On-site Training
Classes and Registration

Nonprofit Consultants, Management and Fundraising Resources

Choosing the Right Consultant (Online PDF)
Klein & Roth Consulting
Nonprofit Association of Oregon

Locating Grant Funding Opportunities

Foundation Center
Grantmakers of Oregon and Southwest Washington
Oregon Foundations (Foundation Databooks & Software)
Oregon Humanities
Philanthropy Northwest

Nonprofit Associations and Regional Nonprofit Networks

2-1-1 Info
ACCESS - Helping people help themselves
Center for Nonprofit Stewardship
Health Care Coalition of Southern Oregon
Jackson County Community Services Consortium
JoCoNet - Josephine County
Nonprofit Association of Oregon
Oregon Opportunity Network
Philanthropy Northwest
Rural Development Initiatives
United Way of Jackson County
Wild Rivers Connect - Connect With Others

National Nonprofit Networks

Council on Foundations
Free Management Library
National Council of Nonrofits
Network for Good

Nonprofit Media Sources

California Association of Nonprofits
Curry Coastal Pilot
Nonprofit Quarterly
Stanford Social Innovation
The Blue Avocado
The Chronicle of Philanthropy
The NonProfit Times

Research Publications Supporting Collaborative Initiatives

Stream Smart
Why Businesses Should Support Early Childhood Education
Kairos - School Community Team Implementation Guide

Board Development

Board Source
Financial Stewardship Resources
Foundation Center
The Nonprofit Association of Oregon
June, 2014: “Stunning” Negligence: Trustees Must Personally Pay $1M in Fraud Case (NonProfit Quarterly)

Charity Navigator
Financial Stewardship Resources
Guidestar IRS Reports
IRS Nonprofit Tax Information
National Center for Charitable Statistics
Oregon Department of Justice Charities Database
ORS Chapter 65 Changes – Tip Sheet
Small Business Legal clinic

Demographic and Community Service Information

211 Info - Oregon
Children First for Oregon
Oregon Blue Book
Oregon by the Numbers 2021
Oregon Explorer
Portland State Population Research Center
Southern Oregon Regional Education Needs Assessment Report
The Addictions Recovery Center - Jackson County Resource Page
The Urban Institute

Nonprofit Employment and Volunteer Opportunities
Making a Difference Through Volunteering & Non-profit Careers

Understanding the Adverse Childhood Experience Study and Trauma Informed Practices

A Guided Process to Talk about Trauma and Resilience in Home Visiting
Resolve - Restorative Justice in Southern Oregon School Outcomes Report 2017-2018
Resources & Strategies For Student Self-Regulation and Resilience 2018
Strengthening Early Childhood Systems: Lessons from the Pandemic and a Call to Action

Latino Educational Resources & Programs in Southern Oregon

Jackson County Community Hispanic Academic Outreach
Report on Latino Mental Health in Oregon (Crisis de Nuestro Bienestar*)