Nonprofit Partner

Value of Partnership

A partnership with the Nonprofit Leadership Alliance offers a great talent development and recruitment solution for your organization.

It is also a great way to build your leadership bench. In fact, independent research from LinkedIn shows that the Alliance’s Certified Nonprofit Professionals (CNPs) are 7x more likely than their peers to reach leadership level or higher! The Alliance is building the nonprofit workforce pipeline with qualified candidates qualified candidates ready to work for you. 

Our Nonprofit Workforce Partners choose to be part of the Alliance network for many reasons. It might be to access free or discounted professional development for their staff and volunteers. Others do it to have exclusive access to the diverse and talented students who are completing a CNP Program — they make great interns, employees and board members! Regardless of the reason, the list of benefits is long!

Levels of Partnership

We offer two different partnership levels: one is for Independent Partners and the other is for National Workforce Partners. Although the benefits are similar, the National Workforce Partner level extends many of the benefits to your entire network of affiliates/members. To see our list of National Workforce Partners, click here.

Independent Partner Fee:

  • $250 — Partners with operating budgets below $2 million
  • $500 — Partners with operating budgets above $2 million

National Nonprofit Workforce Partner Fee:

  • This fee ranges from $3,000-$25,000, based on your operating budget and number of local affiliates or members.

Join the Alliance today by completing the form here! Any questions can be directed to Katie Rossman, CNP

Talent Recruitment

  • Targeted recruitment for executives through LinkedIn Recruiter
  • Opportunity to post internship and employment opportunities to the entire Alliance network
  • Alliance Management Institute (AMI) expo booth (national office of National Nonprofit Workforce Partners receive complimentary booth. Other partners receive a 50% discount.)

Internship Program Support

  • Sample job descriptions, best practices, and other resources such as Internship in a Box
  • Access to top students with internship stipends

Campus Connections

Marketing Support

  • Partnership mention in e-mails to Alliance network
  • Logo included on mobile and print materials

Free and Discounted Professional Development

  • Access to free professional development webinars
  • Scholarships for Leaderosity courses and conferences (ask for details)
  • 20% off all professional development programs offered on Leaderosity. Here is a sampling:
    • Certified Nonprofit Professional Program
    • Elevate (a 3-day virtual conference)
    • Effective Staff Supervision (8-week course)

The Alliance’s Current Nonprofit Partners



This is what the Y of the USA has to say about their partnership with the Alliance:

“Our partnership with the Alliance aligns with the Y’s strategic priority of working toward ensuring that our staff and volunteer team reflects the rich diversity of the 10,000 communities we serve across the U.S., and that all segments of society may access and thrive at the Y – and have opportunities to reach their fullest potential.”