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.


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Looking for Volunteers? Two Great Opportunities to Find Them

Nevada Co. Reads & Writes Event and Volunteers who donate their expertise, skills and time are the lifeblood of nonprofit organizations, from the community animal shelter to performing and visual arts groups. But connecting volunteers – from teenagers to seniors – with organizations can be difficult.  CNL would like to share two opportunities that can do just that! Read More…

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Board Essentials: Getting to Great

Wednesday, February 25th -5:30pm – 8pm, Registration begins at 5:00pmEmmanuel Episcopal Church, 235 South Church St., Grass Valley, Buck Hall REGISTER TODAY Are you a new 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 Read More…

Info Session: Understanding and Implementing the New CA Sick Pay Law

Join CNL on Thursday, January 29th from 8:00-9:30 am at the County Board of Supervisor’s Chambers for this information session around the new law. Set to take effect July 1, 2015, the law will cover all California employers who employ any full or part-time individuals in the state including seasonal employees who work at least 30 days per year for an Read More…