TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (July 9, 2014) – The Institute for
Nonprofit Innovation and Excellence, spearheaded by Tallahassee Community
College, expanded its reach Tuesday by entering into a memorandum of
understanding with Thomas University’s Southern Center for Nonprofit
The agreement, signed on the two-week anniversary of the
INIE’s soft-launch last month, will allow both organizations to provide their
members with further assistance in each agency’s area of expertise.
“As a director of SCeNE, I’m excited about our partnership
with the INIE because it’s expanding our capacity to provide resources for
North Florida and South Georgia,” said Rick Munroe, vice president of
institutional advancement at Thomas University. “It’s a great way to expand and
bring the region together.”
“The execution of
the agreement today between INIE and SCeNE serves as a shining example of the
commitment held by these two entities to strengthen the nonprofit sector in North
Florida and South Georgia,” agreed Kimberly A. Moore, TCC vice president for
workforce development and INIE board member.
Based in Thomasville, Ga., SCeNE’s primary function is to
provide a forum for nonprofit organizations to increase their capacity and
quality of service. The mutual agreement between the organizations will provide
each with a greater sphere of influence.
“What we hope to do is provide additional support that
enhances our collective membership,” said Munroe. “The more you reach out, the
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