Our Belief:

Nonprofits have the power to radically strengthen our community

We’re here to help


CNE is committed to transforming nonprofits through the awesome and educational workshops we offer. We believe our programs provide structure and professional development for organizations to more effectively and efficiently fulfill their missions.

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Our Executive Service Corps is a skills-based volunteer consulting program. We are dedicated to improving the quality of life in the communities we serve by providing high-quality affordable consulting services to nonprofit leaders seeking to address critical issues.

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The Nonprofit Directory provides a comprehensive listing of the region’s diverse nonprofit organizations. Readers will also find a listing of corporate members who have demonstrated a commitment to the nonprofit sector through their programs and services.

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Build Your Village

As Joan Garry reminded us at the Nonprofit Day Conference, successful nonprofits share a common trait – they’ve built a strong village around them.

Connect with CNE to build your village and access our workshops, monthly roundtables, nonprofit resources, plus networking and other professional development opportunities.

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Upcoming Events

  1. April 26 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm

    Board Roles & Responsibilities

    Learn what good boards (and board members) do and what they don't do.

  2. April 28 @ 9:00 am - 10:30 am

    Same Mission, New Focus: A Conversation with PPCF

    CNE is hosting “Same Mission, New Focus” a conversation with staff from the Pikes Peak Community Foundation focused on the future of PPCF’s grants programs.

  3. May 3 @ 8:15 am - 9:15 am

    Learning from the Best – Balancing Benefits with Your Nonprofit’s Budget

    HR Roundtable - learn more about private exchanges and how these unique benefits platforms can help you meet the diverse needs of your workforce.

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A Network of Awesome People

Members of the Center for Nonprofit Excellence have access to a wide variety of programs, services, and products to help members achieve their missions more efficiently and effectively, access personal and professional development.

Make a Living Making an Impact

Check out CNE’s job board to discover employment opportunities in the local nonprofit sector. With more than 70,000 visitors annually, CNE’s job board is THE place to recruit the talented professionals your organization needs.