The Board of Administrators of the Neighborhood Basis of Merced County (CFMC) is happy to announce they’ve employed Becky Duffey as their first full time govt director.
Duffey’s main function will likely be to nurture and set up donor connections, improve the presence of the Basis, and broaden the granting processes.
She moved to Merced in November, as she felt it was necessary to be totally immersed on this thriving, area people to be efficient within the function. She beforehand labored as the event director for FoodLink, the meals financial institution serving Tulare County, Large Brothers Large Sisters of the Inland Northwest, and because the govt director for Susan G. Komen of Japanese Washington.
Duffey has a robust background in nonprofits and led a number of applications in Public Well being for the County of Monterey. With over fifteen years’ expertise working for presidency and community-based organizations, she began her profession at Apple Pc Inc., and believes in making use of enterprise and inventive technique to drawback fixing within the nonprofit world. A graduate of San Jose State College, Duffey began her journey serving to others as a volunteer for the American Diabetes Affiliation.
Based in 2005, CFMC companions with donors to make sure a everlasting supply of charitable funds to satisfy the altering wants and goals of Merced County communities. At present, CFMC’s funding priorities embody: Training, Artwork, Tradition, Humanities, Well being, Occasion Advantages, Atmosphere, Animals, and Human Providers.
“The CFMC has seen nice success main as much as this announcement, and the choice to rent Becky reveals that we’re dedicated to rising our influence in Merced County,” stated Aaron Hill, a CFMC board member. “As a corporation, we’ve partnered with native households by way of the creation of donor-advised funds (DAFs) that guarantee their donations keep domestically and are appropriately utilized in the direction of the charities and scholarships that they care about. Transparency and clear communication are paramount to rising a profitable neighborhood basis, and we see Becky because the chief that can unlock our neighborhood’s finest potential.”
“I couldn’t be extra excited to be right here now to assist CFMC attain the subsequent degree,” Duffey stated. “I sit up for working with this dynamic, community-minded board to implement streamlined funding methods and create new alternatives.”
CFMC Board Chair Danny Royer stated, “It’s an thrilling time for our group, we’re discussing inner development alternatives after the COVID Pandemic ends, whereas engaged on methods to assist our area people keep resilient.”