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How to partner with OCFP

The CSUSB Office of Corporate and Foundation Philanthropy (OCFP) is a campus-wide resource for those within the CSUSB community fostering collaborations with, and seeking support from, non-governmental sources (corporations and foundations).

OCFP staff can assist you with:

  • Identifying and cultivating corporate and foundation funding prospects

  • All aspects of grant inquiries, submittals and re-submittals, including proposal writing and budget development

  • Organizing pre-award meetings among staff, faculty/principal investigator and other key team members

  • Work with foundations to assure their goals are met

  • Organize, plan, and host visits to campus

  • Develop proposals, gift agreements and grant letters

  • Facilitate recognition of and for foundations

  • Introduce and engage university leadership

Other Resources Offered:

  • Grant writing guides and tutorials

  • Budget preparation guide

  • CFR Workshops

  • Negotiating and accepting an award

  • Post-award support including progress reports, stewardship, grant renewals

  • Managing and administrating awards, including assisting with change and extension notifications and ensuring compliance

  • Maintaining relationships with major funders during and after the grant cycle

  • SPIN - (Sponsored Programs Information Network) - Use the searchable database to locate funding opportunities or create an online profile that will provide daily emails about new programs as they become public.
  •  How to Access SPIN
  •  Access SPIN without a user account.  Go to this website and select SPIN on top right menu.

Meet the CFP Team

Deborah Logan
Deborah Logan

Corporate and Foundation Philanthropy Specialist
(909) 537-7233

Kevin Shaw
Kevin Shaw

Corporate and Foundation Philanthropy Grants Analyst
(909) 537-4492

vacant position
Michelle Skiljan

Senior Director of Philanthropy
Corporate & Foundation Relations
(909) 537-4469

Let us get to know you