EmpoweringEast Tennessee Nonprofits

What We Do

Alliance for Better Nonprofits (ABN) is a training and resource center for the nonprofits of East Tennessee.
Once a nonprofit joins, ABN provides an opportunity for members to learn, grow and engage in a powerful way.

How Membership Works: Nonprofit organizations are eligible for membership. Our members receive discounts on training classes and consulting services as well as access to free events and resources for an unlimited number of staff, board members and volunteers.

Who We Are

We connect our members to nonprofit peers, leaders, and experts, as well as to the foundations, philanthropists, businesses and university partners committed to making the community stronger through better nonprofits.

Meet The Alliance

How Can We Help?


2016 Tennessee Nonprofit Compensation Survey Results

The long awaited Watkins Uiberall 2016 Tennessee Nonprofit Compensation Survey results have been released! The purpose of this report is to pr­ovide nonprofit leaders with comparability data that can be used in the process of determining reasonable compensation.

5 Ways Nonprofits Can Benefit from Facebook Ads

Does your nonprofit want to become more engaged on social media? Is your organization holding a big event that could use a bit more attention? Here are five ways Facebook ads can help any nonprofit build their audience and increase engagement.

ABN Spotlights Alanna McKissack, Executive Director of Keep Blount Beautiful

Keep Blount Beautiful has been a cornerstone of environmental protection and education in Blount County since 1992 with a mission to encourage and educate Blount County residents to take action to improve and beautify their community.