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Center Recognizes Local Nonprofits for Board Leadership

July 24, 2014—The Center for Nonprofit Advancement announced yesterday that Calvary Women’s Services and the YWCA National Capital Area are the winners of the 2014 Board Leadership Award.

Center Partners to Present Grantmakers Panel

On June 24, more than 250 nonprofit leaders attended "How to Attract and Sustain National/Large Grantmakers" at The Washington Post. The event was presented by the Center for Nonprofit Advancement in partnership with the Foundation Center of Washington, DC.

Meet a Finalist: YWCA National Capital Area

Leading up to the Board Leadership Showcase on July 23, we are delighted to share with you insights from finalists of the Center’s 2014 Board Leadership Award. The award recognizes and spotlights outstanding leadership from Boards of Directors of Washington-area nonprofit organizations.

Meet a Finalist: Higher Achievement

Leading up to the Board Leadership Showcase on July 23, we are delighted to share with you insights from finalists of the Center’s 2014 Board Leadership Award. The award recognizes and spotlights outstanding leadership from Boards of Directors of Washington-area nonprofit organizations.

Meet a Finalist: Compass

Leading up to the Board Leadership Showcase on July 23, we are delighted to share with you insights from finalists of the Center’s 2014 Board Leadership Award. The award recognizes and spotlights outstanding leadership from Boards of Directors of Washington-area nonprofit organizations.

Meet a Finalist: Calvary Women's Services

Leading up to the Board Leadership Showcase on July 23, we are delighted to share with you insights from finalists of the Center’s 2014 Board Leadership Award. The award recognizes and spotlights outstanding leadership from Boards of Directors of Washington-area nonprofit organizations.

Nonprofit Leaders Gather In Person and Online for Center Webinar

On June 10, the Center for Nonprofit Advancement partnered with Gelman, Rosenberg & Freedman CPAs to present a webinar from Charity Navigator. Led by Ken Berger, President of Charity Navigator, the topic was a new nonprofit rating methodology called Results Reporting.

Donate to Area Nonprofits June 19 with Do More 24

The Center for Nonprofit Advancement is proud to be a Community Partner of Do More 24, created by United Way of the National Capital Area.

Center Partners with United Way NCA for Do More 24

The Center is proud to be a Community Partner of Do More 24. Powered by United Way of the National Capital Area, Do More 24 is a local movement that showcases the crucial work being done by area nonprofits. During 24 hours of focused online giving, the campaign raises much-needed funding for participating organizations.

Learn to Protect Trademarks and Copyrights with Center Course

By Peter Wolk

You can and should protect your organization’s name and content; otherwise, people can take and use your intellectual property. They may even deliberately confuse your supporters and others into thinking they are you.

You can put initial protections into place at no cost, and you can create further protections that have some cost, but come with greater protective benefits. In addition, your name and content could have value that can generate revenue for you. 

Young Playwrights’ Theater Wins The Washington Post 2014 Award for Excellence in Nonprofit Management

Arts Education Organization Recognized for Board Engagement and Risk Management Practices

WASHINGTON – May 22, 2014 – The Center for Nonprofit Advancement and The Washington Post today announce Young Playwrights’ Theater is the 2014 recipient of The Washington Post Award for Excellence in Nonprofit Management a program of the Center for Nonprofit Advancement. In its 20th year of competition, The Post Award recognizes outstanding achievement in nonprofit management for a Washington-area nonprofit organization.