Board

#NPPTrendingNow Ep 68: Building a Strong Board
December 7, 2018 at 12:07 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: capital campaign brochures, a successful board of advisors and older donor gift solicitation...

Building a Successful Board of Advisors for Your Nonprofit
December 5, 2018 at 12:09 pm

Gathering a great board of advisors is one of the most important and crucial steps to help make your nonprofit successful. Your board is foundational for your organization’s support and development. They are the men and women who can help you focus on your mission by helping provide support, advice and resources...

Make Your Nonprofit Financially Sustainable
December 5, 2018 at 11:51 am

You know that delivering on your organization’s mission over time requires financial resources. The alternative is not pretty—no money, no mission, as it is said. As a board member, one of the most important components of your governance role is to ensure that the finances of the nonprofit you help oversee are sustainable...

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... 

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...