Center for Nonprofit Excellence Mission Vision 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. Mission Enhancing the governance, management and operations of nonprofit organizations in Southwest Florida. Events May 14, 2015 9:30 AM - 11:30 AM CNE Naples Campus - Branding for Nonprofits: It’s More Than A Logo Brand is defined as the marketing practice of creating a name, symbol or design that identifies and differentiates a product from other products, but it goes deeper than that. May 19, 2015 9:30 AM - 11:30 AM CNE Fort Myers Campus - Nonprofit Websites: Basics and Best Practices By now, most nonprofits know that a website is important, but how do you know your website is the best tool to help you meet your mission? June 16, 2015 9:30 AM - 11:30 AM CNE Fort Myers Campus - The Art and Science of Persuasive Presentations Every live presentation presents a chance to create positive change in the world. June 25, 2015 9:30 AM - 11:30 AM CNE Naples Campus - Starting with the Why: Marketing That Builds Your Nonprofit’s Brand Get tools for preparing your marketing and media plans.