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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.

Knoxville opportunity: Board Excellence Conference

Knoxville opportunity: Board Excellence Conference

Read more about an opportunity in Knoxville on May 2 in this message from Alliance for Better Nonprofits.

You Have the Power - office for rent in Berry Hill

You Have the Power - office for rent in Berry Hill

The nonprofit You Have the Power has an office available for rent in Berry Hill. Read post for details.

"It's like I have a party going on in my head!" -Pat Shea, ATHENA Award recipient

Last week, CNM board member and CEO emeritus of the YWCA Pat Shea was honored with the 2017 ATHENA Award – a honor awarded to women for “their business success, community service, and encouragement of other women” (Nashville Business Journal). Hear more from Pat in this conversation with CNM.