BUILD SKILLS

 
 

Invest in yourself and your team to ensure progress for the communities you serve.

 

We curate courses based on current sector needs so your learning and development directly benefit the work you do. Opportunities range from downloadable resources to several-month programs.

 
 

Development Leadership

Join Gatherings

Earn a Certificate

501(C)onference

Answer Guide

Studies & Snapshots

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 DEVELOP LEADERSHIP

Empower your team with the confidence they need to drive change.

Sharing knowledge, building skills, and utilizing tools helps engage employees and improve processes. Get help with the challenges and opportunities that are unique to you and your organization. CNM offers an extensive selection of single and multi-day training, aimed at providing tools and techniques that help you improve professionally and respond effectively to the needs of the communities you serve.

  • Leadership Development

  • Nonprofit Fundamentals

  • Financial Literacy

  • Fund Development 

  • And more!

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JOIN GATHERINGS

Keep a pulse on the latest in the nonprofit sector and connect with your peers.

Gathering with nonprofit professionals on a regular basis helps establish common ground and exchange best practices that have application across service areas. We hold several events annually that helps you stay informed on the latest sector trends and keep in touch with peers that can propel you forward personally and professionally.

  • Employers Summit

  • Sector Snapshot Webinars 

  • And more!

 
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EARN A CERTIFICATE

Deepen your sector expertise and develop strong relationships with peers at your level.

Taking the time out of your schedule to invest in yourself and to meet like-minded professionals working through the same challenges helps you recharge and get back to work stronger than ever. Our leadership development programs are proven to drive professional success, develop lasting relationships and give you the tools necessary to advance your organization’s mission.

  • CEO Confidential

  • NLDP

  • And more!

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501(C)ONFERENCE

The only nonprofit event of its kind in Southern California.

Gaining the tools you need to put strategy into action helps accelerate impact. The 501(c)onference is known for connecting and energizing leaders, and co-creating opportunities and partnerships. With an evolving theme each year, keynote and breakout speakers share tactical tools and case studies that will help attendees become catalysts for change and growth within their organizations.

 
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NONPROFIT ANSWER GUIDE

Find expert answers to your critical nonprofit and social impact questions, right at your fingertips.

Quickly access information you can rely on: carefully distilled, insightful, relevant, and brought to you by knowledgeable professionals skilled at helping nonprofits like yours build capacity at every level. At the click of a mouse, get the guidance you need, complete with our latest hand-picked resources for further online reading.

  • Leadership & Innovation

  • Marketing & Communication

  • Strategic Planning

  • Legal

  • And more!

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STUDIES AND SNAPSHOTS

Make informed decisions based on comprehensive analyses of current and local trends.

Serving thousands of organizations each year allows us to track trends emerging across the sector and deliver the results straight to you. Each year we share our findings regarding the capacity of local organizations to achieve their goals with foundations, government, business, and community-based organizations to help inform their planning.

  • Compensation & Benefits

  • Grantseeking Fundamentals

  • Sector Snapshot

  • Get Ready, Get Set

  • And more!

 
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 YOUR SUCCESS IS OUR MISSION

For over 40 years, CNM has been a trusted advisor to thousands of nonprofits throughout Southern California. Our expert trainers and consultants use their deep experience across the social sector to maximize your organization’s impact and reach, strengthen your team and turn strategy into action.