April 26, 6:43 PM ET
Congratulations to McKamey Animal Center staff and board for dedicating months to the strategic planning process. As McKamey enters it's 10th year as an organization, they are taking a critical look at its programs and resources and designing a great future. The planning was facilitated by the Center for Nonprofits. One theme was evident throughout the process..that MAC carries out its mission with COMPASSION for animals and the community!
April 25, 1:41 PM ET
Join us Thursday, April 27 from 9-11 for the second session in the Nonprofit Leadership Series!
Lesley Scearce, President and CEO of the United Way of Greater Chattanooga will lead this dynamic segment, entitled "Communication Through the Spoken Word."
Lesley will focus on the importance of the spoken word in both internal and external communications. Please register at www.cnpchatt.or/training. We hope to see you there!
Please note: This event will be held at the Chattanooga Times Free Press, 400 East 11th Street, Chattanooga, TN 37403.
April 21, 10:00 AM ET
Thriving kids become successful adults. Join United Way of Greater Chattanooga for an engaging and educational evening to learn more about what you can do to help ensure all kids get a strong start!
Hear from TN First Lady, Crissy Haslam, who will introduce the keynote speaker, Dr. Pat Levitt, a nationally recognized expert on neurodevelopment.
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Congratulations to CNP member CADAS Center for Alcohol & Drug Abuse Services for being selected as the winner of the 2017 Chattanooga Area Chamber of Commerce Small Business Award in the nonprofit category!
CADAS is dedicated to providing the highest quality treatment, prevention, and education to the chemically dependent, their families, and within the surrounding communities. They are committed to providing quality services consistent with sound clinical practices.
CADAS is one of the few nonprofit alcohol and drug treatment facilities that provide a complete continuum of care.
Congratulations also to finalist Habitat for Humanity and Siskin Children's Institute!
April 10, 12:47 PM ET
Congratulations to CNP member CADAS for being selected as the 2017 Chattanooga Chamber of Commerce Small Business Award winner in the nonprofit category! CADAS is dedicated to providing the highest quality treatment, prevention, and education to the chemically dependent, their families, and within the surrounding communities. They are committed to providing quality services consistent with sound clinical practices. CADAS is one of the few nonprofit alcohol and drug treatment facilities that provide a complete continuum of care.
Congratulations also to finalists Habitat for Humanity and Siskin Children's Institute!
March 30, 1:01 PM ET
Thank you to Maeghan Jones, President of the Community Foundation of Greater Chattanooga,for sharing her thoughts on the leadership of a high performing nonprofit! Thanks to all the folks who attended this first session of the Nonprofit Leadership series!
March 24, 10:06 AM ET
Make sure you register for Celebrate United! This will be a great night of celebration and a way to say thank you to our community! Plus, there will be food, drinks, a community-wide art project, an awesome band, and more! It's a night you don't want to miss.
March 15, 3:10 PM ET
The CNP 2017 Nonprofit Leadership Series will kick off on Tuesday, March 28 with Maeghan Jones, President & CEO of the Community Foundation of Greater Chattanooga. Join us at the Center for Nonprofits for Session I: Running a High Performing Nonprofit where Maeghan will share her thoughts on high-performing nonprofits, the importance of strategy, performance management, and culture. Register now at cnpchatt.org/training.
March 10, 10:08 AM ET
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March 9, 2:54 PM ET
There's still time to register for tomorrow's "The Making of a Movement: Rethinking the Business of Community" presented by Lakweshia Ewing. This is the perfect class for marketing professionals as you will learn how to uncover your why and then communicate it with the world. Register now at cnpchatt.org/training.
March 2, 11:36 AM ET
The Center for Nonprofits would like to congratulate all of the 2017 Small Business Awards Finalists: 6 STRONG MEDIA, Flywheel, Skye Strategies, Creswell Richardson, Flying Squirrel, JHM Certified Public Accountants, Kelly Auto Group, Meditract, Tranco Logistics, CADAS, Siskin Children's Institute, and Habitat for Humanity of Greater Chattanooga, Inc.! Join us at EXPO on March 29 to support these organizations for all they do and for their service to the Chattanooga community!
March 1, 11:43 AM ET
Please stay safe today (and everyday)!
February 28, 3:54 PM ET
Don't miss this opportunity to have a FREE late lunch and meet with insurance professionals from Markel Insurance and Southern Insurance Associates, LLC. Find out what the "insurance must-knows" are for your NPO. Register today at www.cnpchatt.org/training.
February 28, 3:45 PM ET
Markel Insurance and Southern Insurance Associates will host this information-packed lunch and learn at the CNP. When it comes to insuring your nonprofit organization, it's important to look at several factors which vary from one nonprofit to the next. Whether your organization has a $25,000 or $2.5 M budget, there are basic coverages that are important to consider. Join this group of professional insurance providers to learn more about risk management and how to protect your staff and volunteers.
February 26, 11:01 AM ET
There are still a few seats remaining for Tuesday's "Special Events: Planning Like a Pro" class taught by Mandy Senn, VP of Marketing with 6 STRONG MEDIA. Join us at the CNP to take a detailed look at the all the elements that comprise a successful event. Register now at cnpchatt.org/training.
February 16, 5:07 PM ET
Join Merri Mai Williamson, SPHR at the CNP next Thursday, February 23 for "Closing the Generation Gap" - perspectives and insights critical to understanding the differences that can lead to a more cohesive team. Register today at cnpchatt.org/training.
February 16, 4:55 PM ET
We have four generations in the workplace - how's that going for you from a management perspective? Join Merri Mai Williamson, founder of Application Researchers, as she walks through the values and perspectives from each generation and the associated insights critical to understanding the differences that can lead to a more cohesive team.
February 11, 10:54 AM ET
Stop by McKamey Animal Center today from 10-4! It's adoption Speed Dating Day! Dogs $28, cats $14. A small price to pay for a pet who could be the love of your life!
February 8, 12:54 PM ET
Join Rob Robinson, former Director of Gift & Estate Planning at Baylor, as he debunks the myths of planned giving as well as how even the smallest nonprofits can have a planned giving program. Register today at www.cnpchatt.org/training.
February 8, 12:43 PM ET
Join us for a discussion on building “Stepping Stones” to a successful donor-centered planned giving program which incorporates the complete planned giving process. Development professionals are often a bit reluctant to get into the conversation concerning a donor's estate plan. This presentation/discussion will help to put aside some of the more common misgivings that many of us have about Planned Giving. We will also discuss the ways that even the smallest of nonprofits can incorporate a planned giving program into their repertoire.
February 7, 9:40 AM ET
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February 6, 10:08 AM ET
Don't forget!! Learn how to be an Annual Fund pro at tomorrow's class! Register now! http://buff.ly/2kj8iEF
February 1, 10:54 AM ET
Join Bess Steverson, to learn, network and walk away with solutions for either starting or re-energizing your Annual Fund campaign. Don't forget, we now have group discounts available! Register at cnpchatt.org/training.
January 27, 11:11 AM ET
There is still time to register for next week's class presented by D.C. Dreger, ACFRE. Register now at www.cnpchatt.org!
January 27, 11:08 AM ET
Your nonprofit organization is at the point in its maturity where it needs a true development function, but what does that mean? This course is designed for development staff, executive directors and board members to provide an understanding of the role of fund development, who should be involved, how funds are raised and then ties them all together. Participants will leave with ideas and techniques for immediate application to increase donations.