Yesterday, 3:01 PM ET
James L. Catanzaro, Jr. with Chambliss, Bahner & Stophel, will present a session on legal wellness at the 15th Annual Tennessee Valley Institute for Nonprofit Excellence on Tuesday, August 11th at Southern Adventist University. Early registration ends this weekend. Don't miss out! Visit www.cnpchatt.org/tvi for more details and to register.
June 30, 3:52 PM ET
Signing up for TVI has never been easier. Just visit www.cnpchatt.org/TVI today!
June 29, 9:43 AM ET
Come join us for our next training session, "Bookkeeping Basics for Nonprofits" on Wednesday, July 8th. Lynn Talbot, President and Founder of HR Business Solutions will present the course. Register today! http://bitly.com/1PikVoX
June 25, 4:50 PM ET
Special thanks to Heather Batson, CPA with Mauldin & Jenkins, LLC, for teaching us about fraud Risk and internal Controls for nonprofits. We also had reps from some great NPs that came to join us: Special thanks to The Samaritan Center, Montessori School, Karis Dental, Speech & Hearing Center, and the Community Foundation of Greater Chattanooga for joining us!
June 24, 4:09 PM ET
Protect your organization from fraud. Tomorrow on June 25th, Heather Batson, CPA with Mauldin & Jenkins, LLC, will teach "Fraud Risk & Internal Controls: Protecting Your Nonprofit" . Be sure to register before it's too late! http://bitly.com/1PikVoX
June 23, 3:05 PM ET
Right now, Anna Baker and Cathy Mendez are teaching volunteers how to manage large groups! Keep it up!
June 23, 11:26 AM ET
It's not too late to register for Thursday's workshop to learn behavioral red flags of fraud as well as financial controls used to minimize the risk of fraud. Register now at http://bit.ly/1Si3ckF
June 22, 1:07 PM ET
The Association of Fundraising Professionals will have their June meeting this Wednesday! Register here! - http://bitly.com/1PikVoX
June 18, 12:36 PM ET
Check out our "Managing Large Volunteer Groups" training session on June 23rd. This session will walk you through the steps of a successful large group volunteer event and help you to develop and select meaningful projects for large group volunteer events such as in United Way's Day of Caring. Nonprofits that are interested in participating in the 2015 Day of Caring are strongly encouraged to attend. http://bitly.com/1PikVoX
June 17, 2:37 PM ET
While neither charity auctions nor the various rules governing them are new, nonprofit managers have numerous questions about them. http://bit.ly/1MsQZ9N
June 16, 4:56 PM ET
Want to learn how to be an effective nonprofit leader? We've got a class for that! On June 18, we'll host our "Nonprofit Leadership Series 6: Effective Leadership" course. The course will explore the different challenges that effective nonprofit leaders face. Register today! - http://bit.ly/1PikVoW
June 15, 11:05 AM ET
Hey all, please like/share or do whatever you do on FB to promote events! We hope to see you all there!
June 10, 4:05 PM ET
We had a great time learning about volunteer management with Kate Skonberg! Although this was the last of our series, stay on the watch for our other volunteer themed courses! Thanks to everyone that came!
June 10, 10:38 AM ET
We're counting down until our Tennessee Valley Institute for Nonprofit Excellence conference in August. Certified Fundraising Expert Kent Stroman will be this year's keynote speaker. For more info on how to register, please visit our website. http://bit.ly/1JFk6sa
June 2, 12:48 PM ET
Congratulations to everyone over at Mark Making for winning the Enterprise Gateway Council's "Business of the Month" award! Mark Making aims to empower individuals and transform communities through professionally led public art projects, with a focus on the underserved. We're proud to have them as a member. Congrats.
May 28, 3:36 PM ET
Chattanooga National Cemetery officials are asking for the public's help in removing the flags that were placed at each grave for Memorial Day.
May 27, 4:10 PM ET
The Chattanooga Area Chamber of Commerce is offering COC member nonprofit agencies FREE tabletops at their member showcase/networking event, Primetime , next week. Spots are going fast and tables are limited!
For more information please contact Kaia Gober at firstname.lastname@example.org or visit their website!
May 26, 3:40 PM ET
Very often the only time a board member is given the "microphone" at a board meeting is when he or she is making a committee report. But wait a minute! Why do we ask people onto boards because of their knowledge and perspectives, but never give them a chance to share their knowledge or perspectives with us? Try the "7x7 Board Member Briefing"
May 23, 3:27 PM ET
Save the date for the Tennessee Valley Institute for Nonprofit Excellence on August 11, 2015! Kent Stroman will be our keynote speaker, featuring "Wellness in Governance: Building an Intentional Board." Learn more about Kent here: http://conversationalfundraising.com/
May 22, 3:37 PM ET
The Guidestar 2014 Nonprofit Compensation Report provides a nationwide analysis of nonprofit compensation which is based on IRS data. If you are a CNP member and wish to access this resource, please set up an appointment with Cathy Walker, Associate Director of the CNP at 423-752-0329.
May 22, 11:04 AM ET
Chattanooga Neighborhood Enterprise will host their Homeownership Fair on Saturday, June 6th from 10am-2pm. Lowe's Home Improvement and The Home Depot will be out there all day offering tips and tricks for home maintenance and three local realtors will be available to answer questions. There will be FREE lunch and plenty of fun for the kids!
May 22, 10:12 AM ET
Yesterday in our Nonprofit Leadership Series, attendees were asked about why they became nonprofit leaders. We loved some of the comments which included: "because I like to solve problems," and "it's important for me to be a giver in our society." When asked about their organizations, one participant said "I have the best job in the world!"
The CNP exists to support leaders like you as you accomplish great things in our community. Keep up the amazing work!!