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  • 2024 Grants & Evaluation Series: Design, Measure, and Fund the Change You Seek

    Mar 05, 2024—Apr 09, 2024

    The Jessie 40 E. Adams Street Jacksonville, FL 32202

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    Do you have a successful program, but want to refine it or better understand and share its results? Do you have a great new idea for social change, but need a structure to bring it to life and get it funded? Are you looking to strengthen your organization’s approach to measuring outcomes and making data-driven…

  • Board Governance & Fundraising Summit

    Jun 13, 2024 9:00AM—4:00PM

    The Jessie 40 E. Adams St Jacksonville, FL 32202

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    Ready for your Board to be inspired, engaged, and “on board” with their roles and responsibilities? Back by popular demand, join us for a day-long presentation on everything board with governance expert Jim Schwarz! It’s packed with practical and applicable information and take-away exercises for board development and engagement in fundraising. Among the topics covered:…

Current & Upcoming

Eleanor Ashby Beaches Series: Fundamentals of Effective Nonprofits

Oct 24, 2023 9:00AM—3:30PM

Palms Presbyterian Church, Patten Hall, 3410 S Third Street, Jacksonville Beach, FL 32250

NEW OFFERING! The Nonprofit Center is excited to announce a brand-new workshop for anyone who wants to deepen their skills in nonprofit management. This intensive, one-day Fundamentals of Effective Nonprofits Workshop will cover: The characteristics of the four elements of a high-impact nonprofit organization: high-performing leadership teams, organizational learning and measurement, access to capital, and…

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Eleanor Ashby Beaches Series: Ensuring Employee and Volunteer Success

Jun 29, 2023 9:00AM—12:00PM

Baptist Medical Center Beaches 1350 13th Ave S Jacksonville Beach, FL 32250

This informative session will focus on creating intentional and effective recruitment, onboarding, and retention practices to ensure success for your organization’s employees and volunteers. Effective recruitment is essential for organizations of all sizes. It helps the organization find suitable candidates for vacant positions, adapt to change, reduce turnover, and improve morale. After you find the…

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Eleanor Ashby Beaches Series: Beyond Budget Basics

Jun 09, 2023 9:00AM—12:00PM

Christ Church Ponte Vedra Beach, 400 San Juan Dr, Room 204, Ponte Vedra Beach, FL 32082

Join us for a practical session to learn all about budgeting, financial strategy, and capacity building regardless of organizational budget size! Budgets are an important planning tool, and a good budget aligns mission with resources so it’s important to understand the Who, When, Why, What, and How of building a budget that works for your…

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Eleanor Ashby Beaches Series: Building a Fundraising Program That Works for Your Team

May 05, 2023 9:00AM—12:00PM

Jacksonville Beach Community Center and Exhibition Hall, Conference Room, 2508 S Beach Pkwy., Jacksonville Beach, FL 32250

Building a development program takes time and resources, and the many tasks involved often exceed the staff and budget available. How can you build a plan that works for your organization? You will leave this session with key steps to creating a written development plan that you can share at your next board committee meeting. You…

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Eleanor Ashby Beaches Series: Board Chair & CEO Retreat

Feb 27, 2023 8:30AM—4:00PM

Palms Presbyterian Church, 3410 3rd St S, Jacksonville Beach, FL 32250

The Board Chair and Executive relationship is the cornerstone of a strong leadership team. The Nonprofit Center created this opportunity for CEOs and Board Chairs based on years of experience and feedback from leaders. By keeping the numbers low (limited to 10 organizational teams), we can provide an intensive series of learning, planning, and sharing…

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Eleanor Ashby Beaches Series: Building an Effective Board of Directors

Feb 02, 2023 9:00AM—12:00PM

Baptist Medical Center Beaches, Conference Room A/B, 1350 13th Ave S, Jacksonville Beach, FL. 32250

This training will walk participants through the ins and outs of building a successful Board. Using the three R’s: Recruitment, Roles and Relationships, you will learn the difference between staff and Board responsibilities, how to recruit members to fill those needs, and ways to engage your entire Board as you lead your organization to success.…

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Eleanor Ashby Beaches Series: Understanding and Investing in Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion

May 20, 2022 11:00AM—1:00PM

Palms Presbyterian Church, 3410 3rd St South, Jacksonville Beach, FL 32250, Room 202

Ensuring that an organization’s practices and identity are informed by, and reflective of, the diverse communities we serve is fundamental in creating a stronger and more impactful nonprofit sector. In this session we will review the core principles of diversity, equity, and inclusion (DEI) that every nonprofit should be aware of and discuss tangible actions…

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Eleanor Ashby Beaches Series: Volunteer Management

Feb 25, 2022 9:00AM—12:00PM

This event will be held virtually only. You will receive additional instructions once you complete your registration.

When your volunteers are used effectively and matched with appropriate roles, they can strengthen your organization and make you more effective at meeting your mission. This workshop will review how to manage and motivate your volunteers and discuss how to support, appreciate, and challenge them. About the Eleanor Ashby Beaches Beaches Series: This series is…

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Eleanor Ashby Beaches Series: Hiring, Firing, & Supporting Employees

Jan 27, 2022 9:00AM—12:00PM

This event will be held virtually only. You will receive additional instructions once you complete your registration

This workshop will walk you through the legal requirements of hiring and firing employees, the importance of documentation, and managing your risk. We’ll also discuss how to support employees through effective evaluations. Join Megan Richardson (PHR, SHRM-CP), Vice President of Consulting for Dynamic Corporate Solutions Inc., who will be leading this informative session! About the…

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Eleanor Ashby Beaches Series: Strategic Planning

Aug 27, 2021 9:00AM—12:00PM

This event will be held virtually only. You will receive additional instructions once you complete your registration

Do you need to develop a clear purpose, vision and direction for your nonprofit organization? Do you want to get your board aligned around an agreed upon set of priorities? Then it’s time to develop a strategic plan. This workshop will help you pull together the basics to develop a strategic framework to guide your…

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Past | Archive

Consultants Convening

Feb 20, 2024 9:00AM—10:30AM

Hybrid at The Jessie 40 E. Adams St Jacksonville, FL 32202 or via Zoom

2024 Nonprofit Center Annual All-Member Gathering

Feb 14, 2024 11:30AM—1:00PM

The Jessie Ball duPont Center Great Hall, 40 East Adams St., Jacksonville, FL. 32202

Community Event – embrACE love with embrACE jax

Feb 10, 2024 2:00PM—5:00PM

Royal Palm Village Wine & Tapas, 296 Royal Palms Drive, Atlantic Beach, 32233

How Fundraising Professionals Can Leverage AI For Campaign Success

Feb 08, 2024 9:00AM—10:30AM

The Jessie 40 E. Adams St Jacksonville, FL 32202

How to Start a Nonprofit

Feb 08, 2024 5:30PM—8:00PM

Virtual. You will receive additional instructions once you complete your registration.

Community Event – The 14th Annual Planned Giving Council Symposium

Feb 08, 2024 8:30AM—12:30PM

Florida Blue Deerwood Campus 4800 Deerwood Campus Pkwy