CNM Community

Our partners, clients, members and staff coming together for greater impact



As a part of the CNM community you’ll be exposed to a wide array of perspectives, experiences and information beyond your immediate milieu. You might even discover a solution to a problem that you would have never thought of by yourself.


Joining the CNM community means that you have a chance to broaden your professional and personal network. Getting to know other nonprofit professionals will help you to raise your profile as a leader.


CNM membership provides a support network of people who are experiences the same challenges and discoveries as you. Your nonprofit connections understand what it is you’re going through and be able to give you the support you need to keep going.

CNM Membership

CNM Membership is designed for those organizations that are ready to implement a culture of professional development. CNM has a wide variety of services, and the membership benefits package is a cost-effective way for your entire staff to access those services often. The more you know the more good you can accomplish.

Select a Membership Package Plan

We want membership to be a benefit to you. We have created a variety of options, as we know that organizations in the sector have a wide variance in staff and budget, but you’ll have to do the math on your end and decide if membership is right for you.

If you still aren’t sure, feel free to contact Rachel at for further discussion.


  • $25 off Half Day Seminars
  • $25 off Full Day Seminars
  • $25 off Certificate Programs
  • $25 off 501(c)onference
  • $50 off Compensation & Benefits Report
  • $5 off 2-Minute Answer Guide
  • $25 off Jobscoop Postings
  • Free 30 min Coaching Session


  • Free Half Day Seminars
  • $50 off Full Day Seminars
  • $50 off Certificate Programs
  • $50 off 501(c)onference
  • 5% off Customized Education
  • $100 off Compensation & Benefits Report
  • $10 off 2-Minute Answer Guide
  • $50 Jobscoop postings
  • 2 hours off Consulting Engagements
  • Free 30 min Coaching session


  • Free Half Day Seminars
  • Free Full Day Seminars
  • $150 off Certificate Programs
  • $150 off 501(c)onference
  • 10% off Customized Education
  • $200 off Compensation & Benefits Report
  • $15 off 2-Minute Answer Guide
  • Free Jobscoop postings
  • 4 hours off Consulting Engagements
  • 1 hour free Coaching

CNM Membership Frequently Asked Questions

Memberships are for one year, starting on the day of purchase.

Individual members receive benefits only for themselves. Silver, Gold, and Platinum member benefits go to all staff, board, and volunteers.

No. Anyone can take classes at CNM (including individuals employed with for-profit businesses and individuals currently in between employment). Membership simply opens up discounts and other perks for individuals and organizations that are interested in using CNM’s services often.

Foundation Directory Online is a database owned by the Foundation Center in New York. This database is extremely useful in helping you to figure out what foundation and corporations fund the kind of work you do. This database will not help you research individuals. Membership access to this database is available at CNM only. To secure an appointment to use it, please contact Rachel at

Yes! Currently we offer discounts from Advanced Network Consultants, Gattuso Financial Services , Grassroots Institute for Fundraising Training, Jitasa, The Nonprofit Quarterly, Office Depot, and Stanford Social Innovation Review. If you have suggestions for other strategic partners or would like to offer discounts to your resources to CNM members, please contact Rachel at

For the most part, we only accept a one-time payment. If you would like to discuss paying on a plan, please contact Rachel at

CNM Community Champions

Thanks to our valued sponsors for their continued support!

At the Center for Nonprofit Management (CNM) we understand how important it is to connect with your clients because we do it every day. Thousands of leaders working to address some of the greatest challenges facing our region turn to us each year for answers they can count on. And our work wouldn’t be possible without the financial support of our funders.