Center for Nonprofit Excellence (CNE)


The vision of the Center for Nonprofit Excellence at Hodges University is to become the leading resource for non-profit organizations in Southwest Florida, specializing in the areas of training and educational resources to the communities it serves.

The Hodges University Center for Nonprofit Excellence will be recognized by its peers, and other nonprofit management support organizations, as a leader in the training and support of nonprofit organizations.


Enhancing the governance, management and  operations of nonprofit organizations in Southwest Florida.


CNE Fort Myers Campus - Charity Auctions

Charity auctions are exciting, fun, competitive, and raise millions for US charities every year.

CNE Naples Campus - Start with their Dreams and the Gifts will Follow and How to Reach Comprehensive & Capital Campaign Goals with Planned Gifts

This session combines the important work of helping donors envision reaching their philanthropic goals with major and planned giving techniques.

CNE Fort Myers Campus - How to Start a 501c3

This workshop will provide information on the basic steps involved in starting a 501c3 nonprofit corporation.

CNE Fort Myers Campus - Developing a Fundraising Strategy

Learn how to take the fear out of fundraising for you, your board and volunteers.

CNE Naples Campus - Understanding the Generational Mix in the Workplace

Each generation has unique attitudes, values, traits and behaviors shaped by shared life experiences.

Did You Know?

Hodges University’s Associate Professor of Business Administration, Dr. Aysegul Timur, was honored with a best presenter award at the 2007 Global Business & Economics Research Conference in Istanbul, Turkey. Dr. Timur’s report, “The Impact of the European Integration on the Pharmaceutical Industry,” was picked best out of the 50 presentations at the global event.

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