Co-creating a vibrant community in the Pikes Peak region through nonprofit innovation and excellence.

Upcoming Events

  1. June 7 @ 8:15 am - 9:15 am

    Development Roundtable

    Join CNE and expert speakers for a morning of coffee, connecting with your peers, and information that can help your nonprofit thrive!

  2. June 14 @ 9:00 am - 10:00 am

    Operations Roundtable

    Operations Roundtable is designed for anyone with responsibilities relating to HR, talent management, finance, or risk management.

  3. June 14 @ 3:00 pm - 5:30 pm

    CNE Presents David La Piana

    Free for CNE Members!

CNE Presents David La Piana

Join CNE and David La Piana on June 14th for a very special keynote and member networking reception.

David is founder of La Piana Consulting, author of several books, including The Nonprofit Strategy Revolution and a renowned nonprofit thought-leader. His background is in community organizing, nonprofit management and executive leadership. He has worked with hundreds of foundations and nonprofits around the world.

This event is free to CNE Members – thank you for all you do to promote nonprofit innovation and excellence in our region!


We’re here to help


CNE is committed to transforming nonprofits through the 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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Membership with CNE provides access to the experts and trainings you need to increase you impact. Membership connects you to others in the field of social change. We are a positive collective of individuals with diverse skills and a goal to support each other as we achieve our missions.

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CNE is your locally trusted resource. Throughout our site you can find helpful information, including our online Nonprofit Directory, nonprofit start up resources and ways to amplify your voice as your advocate for causes important to you and advancing the sector.

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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.