Our Belief:

Nonprofits have the power to radically strengthen our community

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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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17th Annual Partners in Philanthropy Awards Celebration

September 28, 2016
A true celebration, honoring philanthropic efforts of the past and recognizing current achievements of individuals, foundations, and businesses with a strong commitment of giving back to our community.

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Upcoming Events

  1. September 1 @ 8:15 am - 9:15 am

    Development Roundtable: Leveraging Life Insurance for Planned Charitable Giving

    Learn more about how life insurance can become part of your nonprofits planned giving program.

  2. September 7 @ 8:15 am - 9:15 am

    HR Roundtable: Ask an HR Expert about Healthcare

    This month's topic will feature Scott Erickson - who will answer your healthcare-related questions

  3. September 8 @ 8:30 am - 12:00 pm

    Fundraising on a Napkin: Maximize Your Relationships Today, Tomorrow, and Forever

    Whether you're looking for strategic clarity, ‘sustainable funding,’ a jump-start in major giving or just no-fluff advice that works... Fundraising on a Napkin delivers on all fronts.

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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.