programs

ABN Member Spotlight: Stepping Out, Inc.

For nearly 27 years, Stepping Out, Inc. has been helping the surrounding East Tennessee region grow and flourish through their courses teaching skills on personal development, time management, financial planning, parenting skills, anger management, and courses on domestic abuse and healthy family life. In the last month, Stepping Out has recently become accredited by the Standards for Excellence Institute®!

Meet Our Keynote: Michael Graber

The fast-paced agenda, innovative speakers, and interactive workshops of our 2019 Design Thinking Conference on May 7th will challenge you to question how you’ve approached nonprofit work in the past.

3 Things to Consider When Using a Consultant

Knowing what your organization needs, what the role of your consultant is, and what materials to prepare will ensure that you get the most out of your consulting project.

Meet Our New Team Member!

ABN is pleased to announce that, following an extensive national search, we have appointed Eddie Crim to serve as Assistant Director of Capacity Building.

5 Tips For Getting The Most Out Of Your Next Conference

Conferences are an amazing opportunity to expand your knowledge, skills, and professional network. But, with an abundance of information packed into one event, it can be both overwhelming and challenging to get the most out of the experience. With the 2018 ABN Leadership Conference right around the corner on October 31st, we thought it would be a good idea to go over a few tips to ensure you take full advantage of the opportunities ahead.

Meet the 2018 Board Excellence Conference Presenters

Read the full bios of the 2018 Board Excellence Conference presenters.

Meet Our 2018 Programming Committee

Because the nonprofit sector is ever evolving, it is important to ensure that ABN’s programming remains relevant, innovative, and applicable towards nonprofits in East Tennessee.

How to Optimize Your Conference Experience

Tips and tricks for enhancing your experience before, during, and after a conference.