News & Resources

This is the place where you’ll find up-to-the-moment stories, resources, tools, and special partnership programs including insurance and methods for verifying your volunteers. Access our in-depth Marin County Nonprofit Landscape Study 2013 for intelligence and trends. Learn more about Fiscal Sponsorships. One of our most popular resources is the Library and Foundation Center for researching grant opportunities and more.

Please take note, we’re the Emergency Volunteer Center (EVC) for Marin and Napa Counties. Discover more about how we engage volunteers and what happens when a disaster is declared.


View the latest posts by CVNL staff and contributors.

Press & Media

Recent releases and resources.

Tools & Resources

Direct links to select local Marin, Napa, state-wide and national nonprofit resources for reference.

Library & Foundation Center

Publications, books and an online database for grantseeking at CVNL.

Verified Volunteers

A method for volunteer background screening to make vetting volunteers faster, easier and less costly.

Insurance Program

Business insurance, employee benefits and personal insurance services.


Emergency Volunteer Center (EVC) in Marin and Napa County. Learn more about when and how it is activated.

Fiscal Sponsorship

We support organizations with sponsorship that are a good fit.