Yesterday, 4:33 PM ET
Thanks to our new and veteran CEO's for making the CEO breakfast a success! We appreciated learning from nonprofit leaders Donna McConnico from Signal Centers, Abby Garrison of Causeway and Rachel Gammon from Northside Neighborhood House.
April 21, 2:38 PM ET
The Guidestar 2015 Nonprofit Compensation Report is now available at the CNP. For more information, visit http://bit.ly/1VEFN1K
April 18, 3:42 PM ET
Congratulations to Janice Wheeler, PhD., Executive Director of Engstrom Services, Inc. She visited the CNP table at Expo Chattanooga and placed her business card in for the drawing. Enjoy the candy, nuts and popcorn Janice...as well as the various nonprofit books included in the basket. Plus, with your discounted class certificate, we hope to see you here at the CNP soon!
April 13, 10:54 AM ET
Photos from the Volunteer Celebration 2016. See anyone you know??? Thank you again to everyone for attending and to our nominees!
April 7, 1:58 PM ET
Congratulations to our April Member of the Month and 2016 Chattanooga Area Chamber of Commerce Small Business Award winner in the nonprofit category, Northside Neighborhood House! We appreciate all they do for the community. View their profile at http://bit.ly/1VxFCmN
April 4, 4:10 PM ET
Planned Giving: Can it be Simple?
David Wattenbarger, CFP with DRW Financial, will explore the topic "Can planned giving be simple?" Wednesday, April 6 from 11:00am to 12:30pm at the Center for Nonprofits. In this interactive workshop we will examine a few cases where a funder can name a nonprofit beneficiary without the complication of a will or attorney. Register now at http://bit.ly/1o2ldJg
April 1, 12:26 PM ET
Great Child Abuse Prevention & Awareness Month Event this morning at Children's Advocacy Center (Chattanooga), in conjunction with partners Prevent Child Abuse Tennessee and Chattanooga's Kids on the Block. The Center for Nonprofits appreciates all that each of these nonprofits do in the community. The wall of pinwheels at Children's Advocacy Center (Chattanooga) represents the 656 children they served in 2015. Be on the lookout for pinwheel gardens around Chattanooga and Hamilton County this month in support of the national campaign "Pinwheels for Prevention."
March 24, 1:52 PM ET
Congratulations Rachel Gammon and the whole NNH team!
March 24, 1:49 PM ET
Congratulations to United Way's partner agency, Northside Neighborhood House, for receiving the Chamber's Small Business Award for the Nonprofit category. Congratulations also to finalists Chattanooga Zoo and Causeway!
March 24, 1:47 PM ET
Had a great day at the Chamber's EXPO! It was a great opportunity for the CNP and Volunteer Center team to educate folks about our mission and to learn more about Chattanooga's businesses and nonprofits.
March 22, 9:39 AM ET
Calling all Veterans and Volunteers!
This past Wednesday was the opening pool session for Team River Runner (TRR) Chattanooga. TRR has kayaking scheduled again for this Wednesday, March 23rd through April 13th. Please let Elaine Adams, Chattanooga's Therapeutic Recreation Coordinator know if you are planning to attend!
WHEN: Wednesday nights from March 16th - April 13th (5 sessions); 7:00 - 8:00pm
WHERE: Brained Community Center - 1010 North Moore Rd., Chattanooga
Elaine Adams, CTRS
Therapeutic Recreation Coordinator
City of Chattanooga
(423) 697-1345 or (423) 667-5214
(f) (423) 697-1374
March 15, 1:46 PM ET
Save the date - Friday, August 26, 2016 for this year's Tennessee Valley Institute for Nonprofit Excellence. More details to come soon!
March 11, 10:12 AM ET
A strong board equals a strong nonprofit. Join the Center for Nonprofits this Saturday, March 12 from 9:00am - 12:00pm to learn the basic roles and responsibilities for nonprofit board members. This workshop is recommended for current board members, new board members or those interested in becoming board members. Register now at http://bit.ly/1RYPnd2
February 29, 4:03 PM ET
Values are important to the way we live and work. Nonprofit employees who feel their organization's mission is aligned with their values are happy and motivated. Awareness of personal values in ourselves and others promote a “culture of sharing,” teamwork and minimizes conflict. Please join us at this interactive workshop to learn how to identify personal values and how they align with and impact organizational values, resulting in enhanced mission accomplishment and sustainability. Register at http://bit.ly/1QnUsdI
February 25, 8:14 AM ET
We had the opportunity to attend the monthly meeting of the Southeast Tennessee Veterans Coalition (SETVC) yesterday morning at Signal Centers, Inc. Assistive Technology Center. We had the opportunity to take a tour with Design Specialist Esra. He showed us how Signal Centers' AT Center modifies items in the home and workplace for individuals with disabilities, even TOYS! These modifications allow disabled folks to gain and maintain self-sufficiency. Thank you Signal Centers for "building futures, changing lives!"
February 21, 9:36 AM ET
Thank you to Jennifer Hoff and Connie Fernandez of Skye Strategies for teaching the first of a three-part Grant Series here at the CNP. We had a full house. There is still time to register for the remaining two classes in the series which are scheduled for March and April on the CNP website! https://secure.uwchatt.org
February 10, 12:05 PM ET
The Quickbooks Basics workshop has been RESCHEDULED for February 25 from 9:00am - 11:00am. Register at http://bit.ly/1OdKUNQ
February 8, 11:20 AM ET
Join Lynn Talbott, owner of HRBusinessSolutions as she presents Quickbooks Basics for Nonprofits on Thursday, February 11 from 9:00am - 11:00am at the Center for Nonprofits. If you are new to QB or a seasoned QB user, you will benefit from attending. Register at http://bit.ly/1OdKUNQ
February 5, 4:56 PM ET
NOTE: The CACHC has extended the deadline for nominations for this award until February 10!
Children's Advocacy Center of Hamilton County Accepting
One with Courage Awards Nominations
WHO: The Children's Advocacy Center of Hamilton County is accepting nominations for its premier One with Courage Awards.
WHAT: The CACHC One with Courage Awards acknowledges people who are Champions for Children in Hamilton County.
WHEN: Nominations are being accepted through February 10
WHERE: www.cachc.org and www.surveymonkey.com/r/OnewCourageNom2016
February 4, 2:45 PM ET
Nominate an Outstanding Volunteer
Through February 24th, United Way's Volunteer Center is accepting nominations for exceptional volunteers in the Greater Chattanooga area. All nominees will be recognized and awards will be given in each category at the Volunteer United Celebration on Tuesday, April 12th at Bessie Smith Hall. Let's show local volunteers how much their contribution to our community means!
Click here for information on nominating: http://www.uwchatt.org/www/blog/viewpost/296
February 3, 5:02 PM ET
GOT CONFLICT? Board Chairs, Board Members? CEO's? Executive Staff? Employees?
Come to the Conflict Resolution class at the CNP on Friday!
February 5: 9:00am - 11:00am
Details and Registration on the CNP website!
January 28, 12:22 PM ET
A good article of what our member nonprofit is doing in the community. Thank you!
January 28, 7:20 AM ET
United Way's Center for Nonprofits CELEBRATE! breakfast, celebrating the Nonprofits of Greater Chattanooga!