Board

#NPPTrendingNow Ep 55: Here's What Not to Do When for Asking for Board Gifts
August 24, 2018 at 1:39 pm

Welcome back to #NPPTrendingNow, a weekly video series where NonProfit PRO Editor-in-Chief Nhu Te breaks down the top three coveted stories of the week. Here's what we've got going on for you this week: what not to do when asking board members for gifts, creative ways to use email this year-end and ways to celebrate National Nonprofit Day... 

5 Metrics Your Board Cares About
August 22, 2018 at 3:45 pm

Welcome back to #NPPTrendingNow, a weekly video series where NonProfit PRO Editor-in-Chief Nhu Te breaks down the top three coveted stories of the week. Here’s what we’ve got going on for you this week: what not to do when asking board members for gifts, creative ways to use email this year-end and ways to celebrate […]

The Dos and Don’ts of Asking Nonprofit Board Members for Gifts
August 20, 2018 at 1:25 pm

Here are some key dos and don'ts of board giving. Following that, you’ll have a chance to quiz yourself by attempting to solve a real-world board giving dilemma, where the organization wrestled with how to ask their nonprofit board members for gifts...

Your Nonprofit Advisory Board Must Focus on Fundraising
August 10, 2018 at 11:25 am

A nonprofit advisory board is an important vehicle for a nonprofit organization. Where else can you obtain a diverse set of community leaders representing a variety of organizations and life experiences with a common purpose, which is to provide support for your organization?...

#changeforgood: Overcoming Nonprofit Board Resistance
August 7, 2018 at 10:55 am

When experiencing nonprofit board resistance, you’ll know it, you’ll feel it. You’ll feel the frustration when you have a brainstorm and send a quick note or text—excited by the opportunity to share your new idea and, audibly, hear the dull thud of it landing, fully unread, in the recipients’ inboxes or phones...

2018 Board Member of the Year: Starr H. Purdue
July 3, 2018 at 9:05 am

Starr H. Purdue has served on Navicent Health’s board of directors for 15 years and as board chairman since 2009. She has tirelessly devoted her time and talent to improving the services offered at Navicent Health, a 970-bed health system providing an estimated 800,000 residents of central and south Georgia with a continuum of health care...

Avoiding the Potholes of Dysfunctional Boards
July 3, 2018 at 8:54 am

Dysfunctional boards? Let’s discuss. Someone (several someones actually) have asked if private sector boards work “better” than nonprofit boards. While you might think that having everyone pulling in one direction—profit-making—would mean that a board would be easier to manage—I would point you to Exhibit A, Uber. Enough said...

Building Momentum Through a Leadership Transition
June 22, 2018 at 3:38 pm

Welcome back to #NPPTrendingNow, a weekly video series where NonProfit PRO Editor-in-Chief Nhu Te breaks down the top three coveted stories of the week. Here’s what we’ve got going on for you this week: what not to do when asking board members for gifts, creative ways to use email this year-end and ways to celebrate […]