Coping with the Coronavirus: The Latest from CEO Emily Benham

Emily H. Benham, FAHP, CFRE | CEO, NLC News

It is hard to believe how much our world and daily routines have changed in such a short period of time. Since my most recent communication about the Nonprofit Leadership Center’s response to COVID-19, we’ve made several decisions and are taking timely actions to support our nonprofit community now. Status of NLC Events Like all organizations and businesses, NLC is …

Keeping Our Community Safe: NLC’s Response to the Coronavirus (COVID-19)

Emily H. Benham, FAHP, CFRE | CEO, NLC News

Information last updated: March 13, 2020 As news about the Coronavirus (COVID-19) continues to evolve, the health and safety of our NLC staff, trainers, partners, nonprofit leaders and all the individuals and families our sector serves is our top priority. Because we share in the collective duty to strengthen and care for our Tampa Bay community, we want you to …

2020 NLC Leadership Conference Breakout Sessions and Speakers

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What does it mean to lead courageously? How can you become a more courageous leader? We’ll explore the answers to these questions and more at the Nonprofit Leadership Center’s 2020 Leadership Conference on June 11, presented by Bank of America. Leading experts in strategic planning, organizational culture, change management, communications and more will come together to ensure our nonprofit sector …

New Certificate in Leadership Program Will Prepare Nonprofit Leaders for Greater Success and Impact

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The greatest threat to the future of our nonprofit sector is leadership. It’s also our greatest opportunity. Culture, performance, morale and impact are all dependent on strong leadership. Yet very little exists in our community today to cultivate and equip nonprofit professionals who are transitioning into new leadership roles. That’s why we’re pleased to announce a bold new initiative that …

A Fresh Face at NLC: Meet Carina Kleter

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“Everyone is doing the best they can with the tools they have. Not only should we show ourselves and others compassion, but we must consistently strive for better tools and help those around us do the same.” This is Carina Kleter’s mantra in life, but it also describes the work she’ll be doing to support our nonprofit community as NLC’s …

Announcing the 2020 NLC Leadership Conference

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Drum roll please … (cue energetic finger tapping on our desks and a quick toss of confetti). Registration is now open for NLC’s 2020 Leadership Conference, presented by Bank of America. We have an impressive line-up of speakers, breakouts and surprises prepared for you as we celebrate our 10th anniversary of this unprecedented gathering of nonprofit leaders. Today, we’re sharing …

The Most Popular Nonprofit Classes and Content of 2019

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As a nonprofit community, we did a lot during 2019 to develop our skills, make connections and improve ourselves and our organizations to strengthen our community. But with an overwhelming amount of information everywhere we turn, it can be challenging to remember all we’ve read and learned. Here’s a recap of what Tampa Bay’s nonprofit professionals were most interested in …

A Year of Impact: 2019 in Review

Emily H. Benham, CEO, NLC News

As 2019 draws to a close, our Nonprofit Leadership Center staff and board of directors have been reflecting on the past year. As a nonprofit organization that exists to support other nonprofits, our success at NLC is a direct reflection of your success. So, what have we accomplished, what have we learned, and what does it mean for our nonprofit …

2019 Nonprofit Holiday Gift Guide

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Frederick Lenz once said that selfless giving is the art of living. As you prepare for festive gatherings and finish your holiday shopping, our Nonprofit Leadership Center 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 on social media to compile …

Five Classes to Make 2020 Your Nonprofit’s Best Year

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We recently asked nonprofit leaders across Tampa Bay to tell us about the most challenging issues facing their organizations and the skills they need to overcome them. Overwhelmingly, our nonprofit community wants assistance improving their organizational culture, enhancing team dynamics and navigating changes in the workplace. “We need to focus on communications styles, teamwork and how everyone isn’t like you …