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Meet a Finalist: Michele Booth Cole of Safe Shores

Leading up to the Center for Nonprofit Advancement’s Annual Celebration on October 17, we are delighted to share with you insights from the finalists for the Gelman, Rosenberg & Freedman 2013 EXCEL Award. This award recognizes and spotlights outstanding leadership among Washington-area nonprofit chief executives.

New Leaders Ready for the Nonprofit Leadership Challenge

On August 17, the inaugural class of the Nonprofit Leadership Challenge© (NLC) successfully completed the program.  The NLC, supported by the Center’s East of the River Impact Initiative, is an intensive six-month executive coaching and leadership development program for emerging and new nonprofit leaders. Participants received one-on-one executive coaching from highly esteemed and certified coaches. 

In addition, participants received instruction and tools in the following courses:

Finalists Announced for 2013 Nonprofit Leadership Award

The Center for Nonprofit Advancement is pleased to announce five finalists for the ninth annual Gelman, Rosenberg and Freedman EXCEL Award. This competitive award recognizes and spotlights outstanding leadership among Washington-area nonprofit chief executives.

Member News and Opportunities

Below is a sampling of upcoming events from members of the Center for Nonprofit Advancement. Make a date to connect!

Upcoming Events

Leaders Connect in DC

Forty nonprofit leaders from the District came together on August 14 for a mix of open networking and targeted resource sharing at the Center’s DC Nonprofit Mixer, which took place East of the River at THEARC .

Participants rotated among three breakout discussions led by area experts including:

Showing Love: Allergy & Asthma Network Mothers of Asthmatics

The Center for Nonprofit Advancement is proud of our nearly 1,000 member nonprofits and their contributions to the nonprofit sector and our communities. In our Showing Love series, we’re excited to promote the amazing work that Our Members do for their communities. From the staff at the Center, thank you for all of your tireless hours and diligence.

Showing Love: HasNa Inc.

The Center for Nonprofit Advancement is proud of our nearly 1,000 member nonprofits and their contributions to the nonprofit sector and our communities. In our Showing Love series, we’re excited to promote the amazing work that our members do for their communities. From the staff at the Center, thank you for all of your tireless hours and diligence.

Nominate an Outstanding Public Official

Center members are invited to make a nomination for the 2013 Phyllis Campbell Newsome Public Policy Leadership Award. The Award was created to highlight the work of government officials who have worked in partnership with the nonprofit sector to ensure more vibrant communities.  We are asking members to nominate deserving officials from their region.

Member News and Opportunities

Below is a sampling of upcoming events and news from members of the Center for Nonprofit Advancement. Make a date to connect!

Upcoming Events

Local Nonprofits Recognized for Outstanding Board Leadership

Top Honors Awarded to Bowen McCauley Dance, Northern Virginia Family Service

Health Forum

This fall, the Center will host the 2013 Health Forum, bringing legal and insurance company executives together with representatives from Center member nonprofits to provide detailed information on the impact of the Affordable Care Act on each organization.

Center member attendees will:

Member News and Opportunities

Below is a sampling of upcoming events and news from members of the Center for Nonprofit Advancement. Make a date to connect!

Upcoming Events

Meet a Finalist: Woolly Mammoth Theatre Company

Leading up to the Board Leadership Showcase on July 24, we are delighted to share with you insights from finalists of the Center’s 2013 Board Leadership Award. The award recognizes and spotlights outstanding leadership from Boards of Directors of Washington-area nonprofit organizations.

Meet a Finalist: Northern Virginia Family Service

Leading up to the Board Leadership Showcase on July 24, we are delighted to share with you insights from finalists of the Center’s 2013 Board Leadership Award. The award recognizes and spotlights outstanding leadership from Boards of Directors of Washington-area nonprofit organizations.

Meet a Finalist: Main Street Child Development Center

Leading up to the Board Leadership Showcase on July 24, we are delighted to share with you insights from finalists of the Center’s 2013 Board Leadership Award. The award recognizes and spotlights outstanding leadership from Boards of Directors of Washington-area nonprofit organizations.