Center for Nonprofit Excellence
Center for Nonprofit Excellence

Center for Nonprofit Excellence

The Center for Nonprofit Excellence (CNE) works with nonprofit staff, board and volunteers to think strategically and function more effectively.

 

Programs & Resources

Our suite of services listed below work together. Join the community of nonprofits who’ve partnered with us!

Anna Foglia Sun Street CentersWhen you put it all together, the Community Foundation is a crucial resource to us and an important part of our enhancement as an organization. – Anna Foglia, CEO, Sun Street Centers

Workshop participant presenting

Workshops

Take advantage of our calendar of webinars and workshops from a network of local capacity builders and others.

Resources & RFPs

Explore resources to strengthen your nonprofit, such as an Organizational Development Grant, coaching and peer groups for executive directors, training toolkits and roundtables for boards of directors, current RFPs (requests for proposals) and grant opportunities, plus searchable online learning libraries.

Stanford consultants

Consulting

Consider the opportunities for consulting support – from complimentary consultations with CNE staff to our searchable directory of paid consultants, or pro bono consulting from Stanford ACT business school alumni.

2017 LEAD participants

LEAD Institute

Partner with LEAD Institute to maximize your staff’s full leadership potential. This year-long leadership development program is for nonprofits serving the diverse communities of Monterey, Santa Cruz and San Benito Counties. LEAD Institute begins December 2018. Fill out our Interest Form or Read more.

Nonprofit Survey

Learn more about our annual CNE Nonprofit Survey.