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 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 7, 9:40 AM ET
Know a nonprofit that is so awesome and needs to be recognized? We want to know! Click the link to nominate them! http://buff.ly/2kLi03o
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 20, 8:55 PM ET
Friends, Traci Day will be in the CNP house next Tuesday. If you are in charge of building your organization's team, this is your workshop!!!
January 20, 4:45 PM ET
Don't miss this - Traci Day is a dynamic presenter! Register today at cnpchatt.org/training!
January 19, 12:59 PM ET
Don't miss the opportunity to learn from Traci Day, CEO and Founder of TDay Industries, as she presents C-Suite Time Management Friday, 1/20 at the CNP. This critical leadership skill will enable you to be more efficient, lead teams better and find wiser ways to work. Register today at cnpchatt.org/training!
January 14, 6:07 PM ET
More outstanding classes in the weeks ahead! Ms. Traci Day, CEO and Founder of TDay Industries, will share her expertise in two critical leadership areas - C-Suite Time Management (1/20) and Creating Bench Strength - Preparing the Next Generation. (1/24) Details and registration at cnpchatt.org!
January 9, 12:44 PM ET
CALLING ALL NONPROFIT CEOs and Executive Directors!
The inaugural CEO Affinity group event held in November at Turbo Tech was a success! As promised, these events will be held every other month, to network, bond and share the successes and challenges of nonprofit leadership.
Join us at the Mountain City Club tomorrow from 5:30 - 7:00 pm. for camaraderie and refreshments, and to learn about upcoming CNP class and professional opportunities. Please register for this free event on the CNP website. http://bit.ly/2jakzsi
Hope to see you there!
January 6, 2:36 PM ET
Did you know the State of Tennessee Division of Charitable Solicitations, Fantasy Sports & Gaming provides articles relevant to nonprofits? Check out their latest at http://buff.ly/2iV4CpX
January 4, 1:48 PM ET
Studies across sociology, psychology and neurology show that people are hardwired to remember and respond to stories.
- Learning storytelling strategies helps leaders effectively share their vision both within the nonprofit and to the wider community.
- Even though only making incremental changes to their storytelling, attendees of the annual Nonprofit Storytelling Conference are reporting 200% and 300% growth in their fundraising revenue and donor retention.
- The good news is that you can learn how to tell your nonprofit's compelling stories right here in Chattanooga. Sign up today at http://bit.ly/2hTklqT
to learn how to spin your story for effective fundraising with professional wordsmith, Barb Bowen. Read Barb's bio at http://bit.ly/2iIWc7y
December 21, 1:09 PM ET
Check out the lineup for CNP workshops in January and register today!
December 7, 12:08 PM ET
As the Center for Nonprofits continues its growth, we welcome the expertise of Christa Mannarino, owner and principal of Mannarino Consulting. Christa will assist the CNP with the planning of professional development and other educational opportunities for area nonprofits, including the annual TVI conference.
Christa's career in the nonprofit sector includes employment as the CEO of the Association of Visual Arts (AVA), interim CEO of the Chattanooga Area Food Bank and most recently, interim program officer at the Community Foundation of Greater Chattanooga. She is a professional facilitator and holds the international Certified Fundraising Executive (CFRE) certification. Given Christa's qualifications, she will be able to lead fundraising and nonprofit leadership certification programs here at the CNP.
We are confident that Christa's knowledge base and community-wide networks will greatly assist the CNP's growth and direction for 2017 and the years beyond. Welcome, Christa!
December 6, 12:08 PM ET
Don't miss the last grant writing class scheduled for this Thursday, December 8 at the CNP! Jennifer Hoff with Skye Strategies will help participants understand the administration process and how to develop an effective grant proposal budget. Register now at buff.ly/2gMy2bh.
November 29, 4:59 PM ET
OVERTIME RULE implementation DELAYED!!!!
A federal district court in Texas has issued a nationwide preliminary injunction prohibiting the Department of Labor from implementing its revised overtime rule, which was scheduled to take effect December 1.
Read the explanation for this delay provided by Atty. Rosemarie Hill, the attorney from Chambliss who recently provided training on this topic to our nonprofits:
November 28, 12:08 PM ET
Don't miss this follow-up session from TVI NonCon with Stefanie DeOlloqui who will explore and explain new strategies that help nonprofits set themselves apart in the marketplace. Register now at http://buff.ly/2fXhBFI
November 17, 12:18 PM ET
The CNP had the privilege of attending the recent ribbon cutting for one of our members, Autism and Behavior Services. In addition to celebrating their new offices, they also announced the expansion of their services. For more information, visit their website at http://autismbehaviorservices.org/
November 10, 12:08 PM ET
Congratulations to Yogi's PrimoPromo, the CNP Affiliate Business Member of the Month! Yogi's did a great job on all the swag given away at this year's TVI NonCon. Thank you!
Yogi's PrimoPromo is a local all-inclusive, full-service advertising specialties and event management company. For more information visit their website at buff.ly/2fyTU7a.
November 8, 12:42 PM ET
Don't miss the upcoming QuickBooks workshop at the CNP tomorrow, November 9 from 9:00-11:00am with Lynn Talbott of HRBusinessSolutions. Register now at www.cnpchatt.org/training.
November 5, 12:08 PM ET
Congratulations to our nonprofit Member of the Month, SpiritHorse at Eagles Rest Ranch! Learn more about what they do. Check out their introduction video at http://buff.ly/2e9zRP8
October 28, 2:16 PM ET
Calling all Nonprofit CEOs! Please join your fellow executives at the inaugural CEO Affinity group event hosted by the Center for Nonprofits. We planned this event in response to your requests for more opportunities to network, bond and share the successes and challenges of nonprofit leadership. Register now at cnpchatt.org/ceo.