“Teamwork requires some sacrifice up front; people who work as a team have to put the collective needs of the group ahead of their individual interests.” ~ Patrick Lencioni
Is to unify and strengthen all Kansas nonprofit sectors with consistent experts and training. Provide the opportunity for collaboration, advancement of all missions and build board and organizational capacity. Only then will the needs in all communities be addressed and assistance will be effective.
Why it is important for your organization to join Kansas Nonprofit Centre (Centre):
As the state-wide nonprofit network representing all of Kansas’ 10,000+ nonprofits, including more than 93,000 nonprofit employees and countless volunteers, the Centre works across the state to strengthen and connect nonprofit leaders, organizations, and the sector as a whole. The Centre accomplishes this by giving voice to the collective achievements and aspirations of nonprofits; growing organizational and leadership capacity, diversity; and facilitating knowledge exchange among nonprofits and across the nonprofit, public and private sectors.
You will be also be able to increase your resources by getting information on funding opportunities, marketing your fundraiser, communicating with funders and much more. You will learn how to diversify your income and make connections with potential board members and others to raise funds to support your mission.
Membership in the Kansas Nonprofit Centre, Inc. is one of the best investments your organization can make.
With your membership, you will:
- Make an impact.
Change your community for good.
It’s all about achieving your mission. With the right skills and tools, you can measure your nonprofit’s effectiveness and communicate the value your nonprofit brings to your community.
- Grow! Learn Relevant Skills.
Be the best you can be.
Acquire new skills, hears about trends that matter as you lead your organization into the future, strengthening you own leadership skills, and help build a stronger nonprofit sector in Kansas. To lead more effectively, attend trainings and conferences on essential topics such as fundraising, building your board, marketing, governance, collaboration, managing your staff and volunteers, technology and leadership skills. These opportunities take your nonprofit to its next level of operational growth, and help it achieve new outcomes. We contract with trainers of the highest standard, so you get the very best learning experience.
- Build Your Capacity & Network.
Take your nonprofit to the next level.
Measuring and articulating you nonprofits effectiveness and impact in your community requires linking to broader, cross-sector knowledge and trends. We connect you to the right resources so that you may build your nonprofit leadership and management capacity. Centre membership offers access to relevant survey data, tools and analysis from across the state and nation. Exchange ideas, networks with peers and be a part of the current conversation at Centre trainings, workshops, and conferences.
- Foster Collaboration.
Together we can make a great contribution to the community social environment then alone.
Create strategic partnerships to serve your clients more effectively, both with other nonprofits and businesses in your community.
- Amplify your voice.
It is imperative that nonprofits are heard by public and private leaders.
By uniting as a sector, our voice becomes more unified and powerful to the Kansas public, local official and to the state legislature.
- Get more bang for your buck.
Save money to improve your bottom line.
Centre members receive discounts on all workshops, trainings, unlimited free Job posting and Calendar postings. You will also have access to deep discounts on nonprofit necessities; 95% off GrantStation (coming soon) and office supplies.
- Keep ahead of the curve.
We keep you updated with information on emerging issues, and the latest research on nonprofit trends through our partnership with the National Council for Nonprofits.
- Stay informed.
Information is knowledge.
Through the Centre e-blast notices, you will receive information about the pressing subjects on the minds of Kansas nonprofits.
- Strive for Excellence.
Being ethical throughout the organization.
Honor standards of ethical practices, accountability and transparency that advance the sector.