Welcome to Academy for Grassroots Organizations
Academy for Grassroots Organizations was formed in the year 2000 to meet the needs of a growing San Bernardino County by coalescing and strengthening its nonprofit sector.
Today, with a mission to improve the quality of life in our region by supporting and strengthening the social service sector, “AcademyGO” provides a variety of resources and nonprofit learning opportunities throughout the region and serves a network of more than 1,000 nonprofit professionals and volunteers.
As our CEO, Vici Nagel likes to say, "They improve our quality of life ... so we want to make sure that the thousands of amazing people and organizations working to change lives in our region have all the resources and skills they need to be successful. That's our mission in a nutshell."
Scholarship Applications Are Now Being Accepted for Class of 2014 The Fundraising Academy for Grassroots Organizations TM creates a learning structure to help organizations professionalize their fundraising efforts and develop sustainable funding, through the utilization of group training, select readings, practical assignments, and facilitated peer coaching. The basic design of the Academy involves 16 group sessions (workshops) held two per day. Those who complete/graduate the Academy receive a...
Academy for Grassroots Organizations is proud to now host Foundation Center Funding Information Network of funding research tools at two San Bernardino County locations. Contact Debbie@AcademyGO.com with questions. See Full Schedule
Give BIG San Bernardino County is a 24-hour fundraising web-a-thon taking place May 8 th , 2014 benefitting San Bernardino County nonprofit organizations.
2013 San Bernardino Nonprofit Economic Report Now Available for Download.