Welcome Tess Plotkin to NLC

Tess Plotkin Joins Team NLC

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What do art and the nonprofit sector have in common? As an avid advocate for the arts, Tess Plotkin believes they both have the capacity to heal, build community and solve problems even when there aren’t obvious solutions. Today, we’re pleased to announce that Tess Plotkin has joined the Nonprofit Leadership Center as our new resource development fellow. This one-year …

5 Things Nonprofits Can Celebrate from 2020

Why There’s Actually a Lot to Celebrate From 2020: A Year of Resilience & Impact for Nonprofits

Emily H. Benham | CEO, NLC News

2020 will most likely be remembered for its many challenges. Yet, as we reflect on the nonprofit sector’s response during this unprecedented — yes, I said it — year, incredible resilience and measurable impact are the headlines that stand out to me. As a nonprofit organization that exists to support other nonprofits, the Nonprofit Leadership Center’s results directly reflect yours. …

The 10 Most Popular Nonprofit Articles of 2020

Team NLC News

As a nonprofit community, we did a lot of learning, adjusting, reimagining and innovating in 2020. As a year defined by information overload, here’s a recap of the most popular articles and resources on nlctb.org from the Nonprofit Leadership Center during the past year. Most Read Articles in 2020 Of all the content we shared with nonprofit leaders during the …

2020 Nonprofit Holiday Gift Guide

Team NLC News

While 2020 has been an extraordinarily challenging year for families, nonprofits and communities, it has also sparked the very best in generosity, gratitude and humanity. Our Nonprofit Leadership Center 2020 Holiday Gift Guide highlights gifts for everyone on your list that give back to local nonprofit organizations. Thank you to our nonprofit community for sharing your top picks to compile …

Survey Reveals Impact of COVID-19 and 2020 Challenges on Nonprofits at Year-End

Team NLC News

It’s no secret that COVID-19 has profoundly impacted nonprofits and communities, but what is the outlook for organizations today as they’ve continued to navigate the effects of the pandemic? The Nonprofit Leadership Center began surveying nonprofit CEOs and executive directors in March 2020 to understand the impact of COVID-19 on Tampa Bay nonprofits and their constituents. Six months after the …

Five Ways to Steward Your Donors During Tampa Bay Philanthropy Week

Holly Moon, Foundation Manager Lions Eye Institute News

As we approach the end of the calendar year, many nonprofit professionals are gearing up to send heart-tugging, eloquent and compelling year-end fundraising appeals to donors. The urge to bombard donors with requests for support can be hard to resist when fundraising has been so difficult in 2020. But now is not the time to focus on generic asks and …

Humanity, Delivered

Team NLC News

In a year that has been more complicated and challenging than most, all you have to do is turn to the words of Dr. Alex Harris to remember that we are all human … and that the best of humanity exists within our nonprofit sector. At the Nonprofit Leadership Center’s 2020 Leadership Conference, Arts Conservatory for Teens Co-founder and CEO …

Applications Open for 2021-22 Certificate in Nonprofit Management Graduate Program at UT

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Are you a nonprofit leader or aspiring nonprofit professional who’s ready to take your career to the next level but aren’t sure how? A graduate certificate in nonprofit management is a powerful way to enhance your growth and impact. The Nonprofit Leadership Center offers a Certificate in Nonprofit Management program in collaboration with the University of Tampa. Certificate candidates are immersed in a life-changing …

2020 State of the Nonprofit Sector: Where We Are and Where We Go Next

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Despite what has been one of the most challenging years in recent history, 2020 has revealed that the nonprofit sector represents what is possible and positive in our world. During the Nonprofit Leadership Center’s 2020 Leadership Conference on October 13, NLC CEO Emily H. Benham, FAHP, CFRE, gave an encouraging report about the state of the nonprofit sector. “When I …

10 Reasons to Attend the 10th Anniversary Leadership Conference on October 13

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It’s almost time! On October 13, 2020, nonprofit and business leaders from across the nation will come together virtually to explore how to lead courageously through some of the greatest challenges of our time at the Nonprofit Leadership Center’s 2020 Leadership Conference. Watch the sneak peek that the conference speakers put together for you: Now that you’re totally inspired, here …