The 2018 Leadership Conference Keynote Speaker is….

Jen Dodd, Director of Education & Communications News, Stories

  The wait is over! We have MAJOR news about the 2018 Leadership Conference to share! Team NLC has been busily planning and locking in details of the 8th annual Leadership Conference since late 2017. If you attend our classes and custom training events, you’ve already learned that the event is on May 17th and that we’re returning to the Tampa Convention …

Give Day returns on May 1, 2018!

Jenn Dodd News

The Community Foundation of Tampa Bay invites area nonprofits to participate in Give Day Tampa Bay!    Give Day returns on May 1, 2018 Registration opens Thursday, January 25. Visit giveday.org to sign up. Register in January for only $25. (Registration goes up to $50 February-April)   MARK YOUR CALENDARS! As your organization starts planning your Give Day Tampa Bay strategy, …

Community Foundation of Tampa Bay Seeks Proposals for Mary Petro Fund for Food and Medicine

Lorraine Faithful News

The Community Foundation of Tampa Bay is seeking proposals from tax-exempt organizations interested in administering the Mary Petro Fund for Food and Medicine, which generates about $100,000 annually in funding to provide food and medicine to low-income residents of Sun City Center. Submission deadline is Feb. 21. Details are below. You also can print a copy of the RFP here. …

2018 Tau Grant Announcement by Allegany Franciscan Ministries

Lorraine Faithful News

The next cycle of Tau Grants will support Organizational Capacity Building. Grant applications should show how the organization aligns with Allegany Franciscan Ministries’ mission and strategies. Requests up to $10,000 will be considered. Organizations with an operating budget of $2 million and over are not eligible for Tau Grants. Please see the website for more information about eligibility and limitations. …

Welcome to our new home on the web!

Jen Dodd, Director of Education & Communications News, Stories

We’re thrilled to shorten the world’s longest URL. (Seriously, we thought about asking the Guinness folks to confirm our world record.) Our new site went live on December 11, 2017 as part of the roll out of a larger data management project that we’ve been involved in since the first quarter! We interrupt this blog post for a HUGE THANK …

NLC Celebrates the 10 Teams in the JPMC Matrix Map Cohort

Jen Dodd, Director of Education & Communications News, Stories

On Wednesday, November 1st, and Thursday, November 2nd, with generous support provided by JPMorgan Chase & Co. (JPMC), NLC had the privilege to bring together dozens of Tampa Bay nonprofit leaders and nonprofit sustainability author and expert Steve Zimmerman. November 1st was our annual Board & Senior Leadership Conference as well as the introduction of the 2017-2018 Matrix Map cohort. Area …

Homelessness and Education in Florida: Impacts on Children and Youth

Jen Dodd, Director of Education & Communications News

Later this month, NLC, in partnership with the Florida Philanthropic Network, will host a preview of the findings of the “Homelessness and Education in Florida: Impacts on Children and Youth” report, co-authored by the Shimberg Center for Housing Studies at UF and Miami Homes for All. NLC and FPN are convening a gathering of nonprofit leaders, funders, and community leaders for an overview of …

NLC Launches Nonprofit Capacity Building Program Funded by JPMorgan Chase & Co.

Jen Dodd, Director of Education & Communications News, Stories

Team NLC is thrilled to announce that 10 Hillsborough County nonprofits have been selected to participate in a 6-month, cohort-based learning experience with sustainability expert and author, Steve Zimmerman. After a competitive application process, ten (10) Hillsborough County nonprofits have been accepted into the NLC Nonprofit Sustainability Initiative’s 2017-2018 Matrix Map Cohort. Our CEO Emily Benham, FAHP, CFRE, describes the …

Nonprofit Board Members Share Criticism

Guest post by Hardy Smith News, Stories

Participants in my survey of nonprofit board members to identify why board members don’t perform as expected shared several criticisms about the relationship between nonprofit organizations and their boards. This information is important because, according to survey results, the issues mentioned can contribute to enthusiastic board members becoming turned off, a silent threat to the welfare of an organization. Responses …

Welcome to our New Website

Grace Armstrong News

One of our core values at the Nonprofit Leadership Center is to delight our customers. We have been promoting the changes to our website so much in the last few weeks because we think it will make your relationship with us much easier for you. And we hope that, in the long run, that delights you. Once you enter your …