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Why advocate? Q&A about the legislative process with Meredith Sullivan Benton

Why advocate? Q&A about the legislative process with Meredith Sullivan Benton

It’s a question we hear often in this new political climate: what can we do? For nonprofits, advocacy provides an answer. On March 3, CNM is partnering with The Healing Trust and The Sycamore Institute to present the free session “Legislative Update: How Could Your Mission Be Affected & What Can You Do About It?” which will include analysis of some of the proposed bills and an advocacy strategies panel.

Welcome to Consulting Intern Megan Maanao

Welcome to Consulting Intern Megan Maanao

CNM is excited to welcome our newest team member, Consulting Intern Megan Maanao!

Vanderbilt event: Health inequity presentation

Vanderbilt event: Health inequity presentation

For those in the healthcare field, check out this opportunity to attend "Identifying and Responding to Health Inequity: A Health Department and Community's Challenge" on Feb. 3, 9-10:30 am.

Internships through Opportunity NOW

Internships through Opportunity NOW

Is your nonprofit interested in bringing an intern to your team?

What do your nonprofits need? - Listening session with CEOs

What do your nonprofits need? - Listening session with CEOs

What are current trends you see in the sector? What do your nonprofits need to grow stronger, and how can CNM help? We asked these questions, and more, to nonprofit CEOs at Wednesday’s roundtable listening session. 

Checking in with "30 in their 30s" - Southwest gift card

Checking in with

As a reward for their exceptional nonprofit leadership, the "30 in their 30s" honorees received a generous $250 Southwest gift card in the fall of 2016. What were some of their reactions, and how did they use the card?

Wondering about the recent TN AG opinion on lobbying?

Wondering about the recent TN AG opinion on lobbying?

Lobbying can be an amazing tool for nonprofits creating meaningful social change, but it can also get organizations into trouble if they aren't following the rules. In December 2016, the Tennessee Attorney General issued an opinion regarding lobbying activities. Read a lawyer's take on the opinion in this post.

Office space available for nonprofit in downtown Nashville

Office space available for nonprofit in downtown Nashville

Christian Life Center in downtown Nashville has space available for a nonprofit to lease.