A Capacity Building Resource for Local Nonprofit Organizations

Greater Toledo Community Foundation and The Blade, in partnership with The Center for Nonprofit Resources, announce the 2021 Nonprofit Innovation & Excellence Awards.

Applications for the Nonprofit Innovation Award will be accepted here until midnight on July 9, 2021.

Click here to learn more.


The Center continues to bring you high-quality professional development opportunities designed with the nonprofit professional in mind.

We introduced a hybrid approach that includes live and on-line learning solutions.

Whether you need quick, focused training on a particular topic or are ready to invest in your own professional development, we have you covered.

If you have questions, please reach out to Heather Bradley at 419-241-9513 or heather@c4npr.org.

To learn more about the new enhanced professional development services, click here

C4NPR Nonprofit Management
Certificate Program

Now accepting applications for the next cohort now. Click here

Independent Learning

List of courses here

C4NPR Minority Executive Leadership
Certificate Program

Now accepting applications for the next cohort now. Click here


  • Giving USA
    Giving USA has long been the authority on charitable giving trends. We thank all the sponsors for the upcoming Giving USA briefing on June 16, 2021. Read More
  • Charitable Organization Pool
    As part of our commitment to making society more inclusive and equitable, DIRC21 is supporting eight small, charitable organizations whose mission aligns with DIRC21’s mission. Read More
  • Philanthropy Ohio
    Enhance your capacity to reach your goals in your nonprofit work by attending a new virtual series designed specifically for nonprofit professionals Read More
  • REPLAY – Equity & Access Brown Bag Chat 07-08-2021
    REPLAY The Center for Nonprofit Resources recently hosted Artisha Lawson, program officer of Greater Toledo Community Foundation, to discuss GTCF's Equity & Access Initiative. Read More
  • 2021 Innovation and Excellence Awards
    Calling all local nonprofit organizations! Have you submitted your application for a Nonprofit Innovation and Excellence Award? It’s not too late. The deadline is July 9, 2021. Click here to learn more. Click here to review past winners. Read More
  • Fiscal Sponsorship
    Infographic – As fiscal sponsors, tax-exempt organizations can provide infrastructure and support for a start-up project or new organization, as well as a home for the organization's donations. Read More

For more great resources, check out
The Center blog, Gearing Up

Upcoming Events/Workshops

For replays and other great opportunities, check out The Center blog, Gearing Up