Workshops & Training
Over 150 Professional Development Opportunities a Year.
The Nonprofit Center leadership and professional development workshops are focused on issues specific to the nonprofit sector, often featuring nationally-recognized speakers and facilitators. The Nonprofit Center is dedicated to a quality experience, and to providing the best national information.
Member-only professional development meetings, tailored for specific roles, help foster peer collaboration and sector innovation.
For CEOs and Executive Directors of Nonprofit Center member organizations. Meets the third Thursday of the month.
For marketing, public relations, communications, and social media professionals of Nonprofit Center member organizations. Meets the first Tuesday of the month.
For development and fundraising professionals of Nonprofit Center member organizations. Meets the fourth Wednesday of the month.
MANAGEMENT MATTERS (FORMERLY HEARTBEAT AWAY)
For official or de Facto "Seconds in Command" of Nonprofit Center member organizations. Meets the fourth Tuesday of each month.
VISION TO VENUE
For events and logistics professionals and support staff of Nonprofit Center member organizations. Meets the second Thursday of each month.
DATA & IMPACT CONVENING
For anyone working to use data to increase their organization's impact. Whether you are doing program evaluation, organizing your nonprofit's data systems or conducting research, this is an opportunity to get together with your peers and discuss your projects, opportunities, and challenges. Nonprofit professionals from organizations of all sizes and missions are invited to attend. Meets every other month, the third Wednesday of the month.
ADVOCACY & POLICY CONVENING
Quarterly meeting for staff or key volunteers who fill a role that is dedicated to:
• Advocacy or policy
• Government relations
• Community engagement or activism
• Coalition building
Stay connected to, and forge new relationships with others in the field committed to advocating for their constituents. Meets quarterly, second Tuesday of the month.
Nonprofit Job Bank
The “go to site” for people seeking positions in the nonprofit sector. Find the best applicants when you:
Successfully connects your organization with individuals and corporations looking for Board service opportunities
Online Resources and Webinars
Your first stop for all nonprofit resources, templates, research, and webinars. Click here to find what you need, from advocacy to volunteer management.
Our monthly e-newsletter, Nuggets consistently ranks number one in member benefits. A succinct, no-frills headline report on upcoming events, grant opportunities, advocacy updates, articles, webinars, sector insights. Need to add a Board or staff member to the Nuggets list? Email firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Nonprofit Center and GrantStation partner weekly to deliver national grant opportunity information to our members. If you are not on the list please contact Kimberly Govan.
Nonprofit Center Staff Expertise
Talented, knowledgeable, and experienced, the Nonprofit Center staff prides itself on responsiveness and getting our members connected with what they need. Contact a Nonprofit Center staff member anytime with questions.
Did you know the Nonprofit Center offers customized training and development programs designed specifically for nonprofit staff and Boards? Topics include leadership, executive transitions, Board roles and responsibilities, organizational development, fundraising, marketing, and local, state, and national advocacy resources.
Click here for more information on customized services for your organization.
Advocacy for the Sector
The Nonprofit Center is the collective voice for more than 1,000 local nonprofit organizations. Proactive and nonpartisan, we engage and educate elected officials and civic leaders, helping them make more informed decisions. Learn more here: Advocacy.
The first ever nonprofit sector branding campaign, Local Focus. Lasting Impact.™ communicates the economic impact and social value of nonprofits. Consumer research directed the campaign develop and the message is one that deeply resonates with supporters.
Nonprofit Sector Research
Working with sector leadership, the Nonprofit Center develops and fields research to benefit the Northeast nonprofit sector. Click for local nonprofit research.
Community Coaches Program
Providing member organizations with experienced, volunteer coaches with nonprofit expertise to help with special, short-term projects. Learn more or request a coach.
The Nonprofit Link
TheNonprofitLink.org is an online database of all the nonprofits in Northeast Florida and the services they provide. Use it to update your organization’s contact information, find partners for collaboration, or locate nonprofits in your neighborhood or mission area. For more information and to update your Link listing, click here.