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Nonprofits & power in public policy

As a nonprofit, are you aware of how much power you have in the public polic process? The Healing Trust's Program Director for Advocacy and Access Beth Uselton says "by always staying grounded in mission, nonprofits have the capability to facilitate respectful, constructive conversations." 

Google for Nonprofits Resource Links

Google for Nonprofits Resource Links

Did you have to miss the Google for Nonprofits tools session? Don't worry - check out these resources!

Innovation Catalyst: Develop a business plan for a new venture

Innovation Catalyst: Develop a business plan for a new venture

CNM's Social Enterprise Catalyst, now expanded and renamed to the Innovation Catalyst, empowers nonprofits to develop business plans for ventures that enhance their effectiveness and sustainability.

Adding volunteers to your nonprofit's "fan club"

Adding volunteers to your nonprofit's

Hands on Nashville's Nonprofit & Volunteer Relations Coordinator Julie Abbott answers questions about volunteer management.

Two catalyst opportunities at CNM - deadline August 12

Two catalyst opportunities at CNM - deadline August 12

Applications for the Finance Catalyst and the Governance Catalyst are now open!

How "Special" Are Your Events?

How

The world of nonprofit event planning is changing. Are you keeping up? guest blog post by Beverly Grant, Chief Development Officer of Interfaith Dental Clinic

Announcing the newest affinity group: CFO Circle

Announcing the newest affinity group: CFO Circle

The newest affinity group, CFO Circle, is designed for CFOs and finance directors at the management level of nonprofits with budgets of $500,000 and above. Sessions are free and only open to CNM members. First session topic: cyber security.

New TN guide unveiled for all nonprofit board leaders

New TN guide unveiled for all nonprofit board leaders

A full year effort by the Office of the Tennessee Attorney General, the Tennessee Secretary of State and the Center for Nonprofit Management has yielded a new resource for all nonprofits across the state.