Today, 11:27 AM ET
Our goal at the CNP is to strengthen nonprofits by sharing information, providing training and professional development, and encouraging collaboration to enable a healthy, vibrant community. Check out our workshop schedule, designed to meet the unique needs of nonprofit staff, board members, and volunteers!
Yesterday, 5:00 PM ET
Need help with your organization's IRS Form 990? Join The Walls Group, CPAs on Wednesday from 11:30am-1:00pm to learn more about preparing to file this form as well as how to avoid common mistakes. Bring your questions and challenges in this interactive workshop! http://cnpc.c9sol.com/
Yesterday, 2:42 PM ET
Receive expert advice on preparing for your 990 from The Walls Group, CPAs THIS Wednesday, April 29 from 11:30am-1:00pm. Bring your questions and challenges, and learn how to avoid common mistakes
April 24, 11:23 AM ET
Join us on May 6 from 11:30am-1:00pm to learn more about Wage & Hour Law. Presented by Maury Nicely with Evans Harrison Hackett PLLC. Register here: http://cnpc.c9sol.com/
April 23, 8:26 AM ET
Alyce Lee Stansbury with Stansbury Consulting is working with nonprofit CEOs and Executive Directors this morning on board development.
April 22, 8:47 PM ET
Fun times today with the Volunteer Management Series! Thanks to Blood Assurance for hosting us!
April 22, 11:37 AM ET
Check out the winners of United Way's Volunteer United Awards! Seven volunteers were awarded under seven different categories for their exemplary service to the community!
The following winners from the seven categories are as follows:
Jim Houghton of Northside Neighborhood House
Joyce McNish of SpiritHorse at Eagle's Rest Ranch
Erica Moreland of Northside Neighborhood House
Kristen Edgeworth of Signal Centers
Bertha Ware of Orange Grove Center
Pam, Cage, and Chloe Gary of SpiritHorse at Eagle's Rest Ranch
Congratulations to all of the winners! The CNP thanks you for your service!
April 20, 4:07 PM ET
Are you a current board member of nonprofit organization or considering serving as one? Join us for "Basics of Nonprofit Board Service" tomorrow (4/21/15) from 5:30-6:30pm to learn about your responsibilities and duties as a board member.
April 17, 12:30 PM ET
Next Thursday, April 23 from 8:00-9:30am, we have a special event just for Nonprofit CEOs and Executive Directors. National consultant and fundraising expert, Alyce Lee Stansbury, will present, "Getting the Board on Board." Learn more here: http://goo.gl/omyLjR
April 16, 5:50 PM ET
The Nonprofit Leadership Series attendees had a great time today learning about about finances and administration in nonprofits including financial controls, audits, insurance and risks. Thanks to the Public Education Foundation for hosting us!
April 16, 10:34 AM ET
Right now Suzy Anthony, CFO with the Public Education Foundation, is teaching us the essentials on Nonprofit Finance and Administration. For those seeking to learn more, here's a list of articles and tips the matter.
April 15, 3:46 PM ET
It's not too late to sign up for our workshop tomorrow (4/16) on Nonprofit Finance and Administration facilitated by Suzy Anthony, CFO with the Public Education Foundation. She will cover key operational tasks such as budgeting, basic accounting and financial controls as well as risk management and insurance and HR compliance. 9:00am-4:00pm http://goo.gl/5KkbWh
April 15, 11:39 AM ET
Thanks to Terri Karnes, Senior HR Generalist for Southern Champion Tray, LP for speaking to us today about HR Management!
April 15, 10:56 AM ET
Congrats to last nights "Volunteer of the Year" award recipients and nominees!
April 14, 11:46 AM ET
Tomorrow at 11:30am! "HR Zero to HR Hero: Managing HR in Small Nonprofit Organizations" with Terri Karnes. Terri has 20 years of HR experience in both the nonprofit and for-profit industries. She currently is the Senior HR Generalist for Southern Champion Tray, LP.
April 13, 1:56 PM ET
We have two outstanding workshops for you this week! On Wednesday from 11:30am-1:00pm, join us for "HR Zero to HR Hero" focusing on HR management for small nonprofits. On Thursday, learn about nonprofit finance and administration during our next "Nonprofit Leadership Series" from 9am-4pm. Hope to see you there! http://cnpc.c9sol.com/
April 13, 9:17 AM ET
Did you know that the Volunteer Center has recruited around 15,000 volunteers over the past two years? This totals more than 100,000 hours of service to 200 area nonprofits at a value of nearly $2.5 million!
April 9, 3:00 PM ET
Helpful hacks for stealing back a few minutes, or even hours, from your busy workday:
April 9, 12:02 PM ET
Are your HR practices bogging you down? Check out our "HR Zero to HR Hero" workshop with HR professional Terri Karnes on April 15th! This $20 session will teach you all you need to know about nonprofit HR management!
April 8, 4:03 PM ET
April is National Volunteer Month! Here are a few ways to participate in celebrating your local volunteers!
April 8, 12:29 PM ET
If you are not a big fan of mayo but you love chicken salad, this is the place to go.
April 8, 12:10 PM ET
April is National Volunteer Month! Learn more about successful volunteer management or support your staff working with volunteers by participating in the Volunteer Management Series, developed by the Points of Light, starting on April 22. Limited partial scholarships are still available for CNP members! http://cnpc.c9sol.com/
April 7, 4:31 PM ET
The Volunteer United Banquet is next Tuesday, April 14 from 6-8pm! Our keynote speaker is Bruce Hartman, president of the Chattanooga Times Free Press. Tickets are $15 and can be purchased by clicking on the link below. We hope to see you there!
April 6, 10:27 AM ET
Join us tomorrow for "Budgeting and Administration," part of the Grant Development Series. This session will be facilitated by Kimberly Miller with Southern Adventist University. Ms. Miller has a background in accounting and corporate funds relations. You do not have to participate in the full series to benefit from this workshop, as long as you have a basic understanding of the grant writing process. Sign up here!
April 3, 2:21 PM ET
Congratulations to the Small Business Awards Nonprofit Winner and Finalists! Chambliss Center for Children won the award undre the "Nonprofit" category! Congrats to Chattanooga CARES and Northside Neighborhood house for being finalists!