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Bridging the gap: the role of race in nonprofit leadership

Bridging the gap: the role of race in nonprofit leadership

Why isn't the nonprofit sector more diverse, to reflect many of the clients we serve? Learn more about this issue in this guest post from CNM's Opportunity NOW intern Soteria Reid.

Featured Friday: TN Coalition to End Domestic & Sexual Violence

Featured Friday: TN Coalition to End Domestic & Sexual Violence

CNM's Opportunity NOW intern Soteria Reid is starting a new "Featured Friday" series, highlighting the work of one of CNM's member agencies each week. Check out the first with the TN Coalition to End Domestic & Sexual Violence.

Free billboard space for nonprofits

Free billboard space for nonprofits

Learn more about the Outdoor Advertising Association of Tennessee's opportunity for nonprofits.

Guest blog post: smartphone tool "muse"

Guest blog post: smartphone tool

Learn more about the smartphone tool called "muse" from BKON Connect in this post.

Meet the Intern

Meet the Intern

Check out this guest blog post from CNM's new Opportunity NOW Intern Soteria Reid.

We're growing and changing!

We're growing and changing!

2017 will be a big year of growth at CNM. As we develop new community initiatives and work towards creating change on a broad scale, our staff is taking on new and different responsibilities. We are so excited about this new phase in CNM’s development – designed to support and strengthen our members’ important work.

New Housing Catalyst Opportunity - Applications due May 11

New Housing Catalyst Opportunity - Applications due May 11

Has your housing nonprofit applied for a Barnes Fund grant? The strongest grant applications are supported by healthy  nonprofits... so we are here to help. Read more about a new partnership with the Mayor's Office in this post.

Welcome to "evaluation nerds" - CNM new consultants

Welcome to

CNM is thrilled to announce the addition of three new consultants to our team: Amy CampbellJessica Benton, and Hannah Wohltjen (right to left in the above photo) of Elevate Consulting. Amy, Jessica, and Hannah are evaluation experts who share more about what they do and why they believe it is important to nonprofits in this Q&A with CNM.