Board

3 Common Legal Issues Nonprofit Boards Experience
November 8, 2018 at 12:54 pm

Many laws that impact the commercial industry are still applicable to nonprofit organizations. Good intention doesn't justify a lapse in protocol, and board members should take meticulous care to research regulations that might affect their operation. Let's take a look at three common legal issues that nonprofit boards experience, so that you can identify and avoid them...

The Orr Group: High-Performing Boards
November 7, 2018 at 11:27 am

An engaged, high-performing board of directors is critical to the success of any nonprofit. In this video, leaders from Orr Group talk about how to transition a nonprofit board from a “listening” board, to a “reporting” board, to a truly engaged 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

Many laws that impact the commercial industry are still applicable to nonprofit organizations. Good intention doesn’t justify a lapse in protocol, and board members should take meticulous care to research regulations that might affect their operation. Let’s take a look at three common legal issues that nonprofit boards experience, so that you can identify and […]

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...