March 2015

Road to the Conference: How to Innovate Like a Tech Startup

Road to the Conference: How to Innovate Like a Tech Startup

These days, I’m thinking about how the change agents need to change their playbook. Even with all the headlines about disruption, billion dollar valuations and markets changing overnight, the lessons of the post Internet startup world are not making it to the everyday activist.

Metro Government Community Enhancement Fund Available

The next round of applications FY16 Community Enhancement Fund (CEF) Grant Program for non-profit agencies serving the residents of Nashville and Davidson County are now available. 

Road to the Conference: A Case Study in Micro-Enterprise Success

Road to the Conference: A Case Study in Micro-Enterprise Success
I’m really impressed by the people who are presenting at the Bridge To Excellence conference. So many have stories to tell that have the classic form of a beginning, a middle, an end and even a lesson. 

Road to the Conference: Driving Innovation Through Design

Road to the Conference: Driving Innovation Through Design

In this week's installment of Road to the Conference, hear from Sarah Corlett from Design Impact talk about the strategy and discipline used by corporations and how they can be applied to the nonprofit sector.

Fundraising Audits Help Nonprofits Reach Goals

Conducting an annual fundraising audit or evaluation of your nonprofit fundraising program and efforts will increase efficiencies, fine-tune your "voice" to constituents, and help identify best practices for raising more money.

Road to the Conference: Money: It's All About the Mission

Road to the Conference: Money: It's All About the Mission

Funding for 75 percent of a nonprofit usually comes from individuals, which gives many of us a great opportunity as each of those individuals can become an advocate for our organization and mission.

Office space available in Germantown

The Neighborhoods Resource Center seeks other nonprofit(s) to share space in Historic Germantown--an easy walking distance to area dining and banking, as well as downtown Nashville. The offices are located in Historic Fire Hall No. 1, at 1312 Third Avenue North.