The Center for Nonprofit Leadership

The Center for Nonprofit Leadership (CNL) is a resource center for organizations and individuals in Nevada County and the Sierra Nevada region of California. Founded in 2003 as a catalyst to strengthen and sustain local nonprofit organizations, CNL focuses on “best practice” workshops, executive leadership seminars, on-site coaching and mentoring, and public advocacy.

Highlights

Expanding the Pie – Planned Giving Strategies You Can Apply Today

Planned giving seems to be the unicorn of fundraising- mythical in its benefits and unattainable in its mysticism.  This program will demystify planned giving in four steps- an introduction to planned gifts, tips for talking about money, practical application of planned giving techniques, and effective administration- so that you can leave at the end of Read More…

Board Essentials: Getting to Great

Are you a current or emerging board member who aspires to be a vital part of your favorite organization? Do you want to take your board role to the next level and increase your value? Then you will want to join us for this CNL Board Development workshop.  It has been designed with an eye to Read More…

No-Stress Strategic Planning

Too often, organizations’ strategic plans become the most expensive or exhausting paperweight on the desk. But we can bring life, learning, and utility back to this process – minus the stress. In this interactive and hands-on workshop, anyone can learn to effectively plan for their organization or a project. To enhance the utility of this Read More…