COVID-19: The Nonprofit Sector Responds

COVID-19 Information

The Nonprofit Center takes the health and wellness of our community very seriously. The spread of COVID-19 is a rapidly-evolving situation. While we will make every effort to provide current information, please defer to guidance from government and public health authorities related to any closures of public facilities.

Nonprofit Operations Resources

Related Upcoming Events

Program (Re)Design During COVID-19

By Callan Brown

You’re working from home. And you’ve cancelled or modified your programs. So now what do yo do?  It’s a challenging time to be running programs at your nonprofit. With social distancing becoming the new normal, one of the most people-centered sectors is now behind a laptop and cell phone screen, with all interaction mediated by…

Psychological Well-Being of Nonprofits during a Pandemic

By Callan Brown

Nonprofits in the COVID-19 environment are faced with innumerable challenges, including understanding and supporting the psychological needs of their staff members.  This seminar will help nonprofits deepen their knowledge of the psychological impacts of pandemics and to learn how they can assist work groups and individual staff members to cope most effectively. This event is…

Navigating Financial Health and Continuity During Hyper-Change

By Issis Alvarez

We are all faced with the challenge of responding to “hyper change”. This session will provide fiscal and financial strategies and guidance for nonprofit leaders and their organizations during this time of uncertainty. When and how should you protect your organization’s assets? How best to position financial resource utilization during a hyper change period until…

Essentials Series: Fund Development

By Callan Brown

Effective fundraising is essential for any nonprofit. This training is designed for professionals who are new to development and are interested in learning the basics of revenue streams and fundraising, as well as current trends and best practices in the sector. This training is part of our 2020 Essentials Series and is just one of…

Our Offices and Programs

As of March 16, 2020 we made substantial changes to our programming.

  • We have suspended all Members-Only Convenings through June. This includes:
    • CEO Confidential, Communications, Data & Impact, Development, Management Matters, and Operations
  • We are converting all remaining events in the months of March, April, and May to virtual events. Call-in and web-based options are available. Updated details will be sent the registrants of each event. Decisions about events beyond May will be announced as early as possible and will be based on the best information available from local, state, and national health experts, as well as any directives from city or state officials.
  • Our office staff is fully virtual as of Monday, March 16, 2020, and we have closed our physical office to visitors until further notice. We are still available during our regular office hours of Monday through Friday, 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM, via phone, email, and virtual meetings. Please reach out to us if we can be of assistance. Our main phone number is 904-425-1182.
  • We will continue to post key announcements on this webpage, Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram.

We realize that many of our member nonprofits and stakeholders provide critical services to some of the most vulnerable members of our community and will continue their daily work. We are deeply grateful for your continued service to our community.  Please be safe and stay healthy; without you, we cannot fulfill our mission.

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As the COVID-19 crisis continues to move through our community, keep up to date with the latest nonprofit sector news. This newsletter will include resources, action items, and invitations to weekly calls for nonprofit sector staff.


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This page was last updated at 11:00 AM EDT on May 12, 2020.