Although this video addresses Oregon law in particular, most of the information discussed in the video applies to all states.
A Note from the Department of Justice
Thank you for serving as a director of a nonprofit. Nonprofit organizations play a vital role in... (continued)
The purpose of this exercise is to help your board transition seamlessly from one leader to the next by building immediate trust. Whether using this activity with an incoming executive director or board president, identifying ways to capitalize on opportunities and culture changes will keep your board and staff on track to meet their strategic objectives.
What Are the Pitfalls of Probate?
Have you ever wondered what will happen to your estate after you die? How long will it take for your loved ones to receive the estate you’ve left them? Will each receive what you’d like them to have?
If you’re like most people, your estate will go through a lengthy... (continued)
Wed, Feb 25, 2015 at 1pm EDT / 10am PDT
Delegation is a common management task yet one that can be deceptively challenging in skill set, time management, and mindset requirements. When we don't delegate, though, we miss an opportunity for everyone to do their best work -- for managers to focus on their core talents and for employees to develop new skills, strengths and abilities.... (continued)
Completed by: Johanna Pope, Teresa Drew, David O’Brien, Krista Fiser,
The Consulting Team (hereinafter referred to as the “Team”) utilized the Standards of Excellence Institute's Ethics and Accountability Code for the Nonprofit Sector (Standards) and the American Alliance of Museum’s (AAM) reference guide on... (continued)
Wed, Feb 04, 2015 at 1pm EDT / 10am PDT
Do you want to position your social enterprise work as cutting-edge and worthy of new investment? Do you want to become a respected thought leader in your field? In the marketplace of ideas, those who write well are seen as the “experts” at much more than putting words on a page. (The words... (continued)
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Join me this fall for the Grantwriter's FastTrack Coaching Program, a unique opportunity to develop or refresh your grantwriting skills. We'll cover a wide range of topics concerning the strategy and craft of grantwriting to foundations, corporations,... (continued)
Here are 3 specific things you need to be DOING with your legacy donors to keep the wonderful relationship with your organization and maintaining them on board, happy, and feeling connected.
It's not hard. It just requires your decision to do them.
Pull together your wonderful A-team. Start enhancing your gift... (continued)
I have always been fascinated by the concept of online education. Ever since the founding of Coursera and edX. I had an opportunity to collaborate with Grameen Foundation Bankers Without Borders in Washington D.C in supporting an online learning course platform system and training through the use of online videos and... (continued)
Wed, Oct 15, 2014 at 1pm EDT / 10am PDT
• Frustrated with board members saying that they’ll help – only to see nothing happen?
• Tired of fundraising being an afterthought at board meetings?
• Waiting for the day when others will be as excited about fundraising as you once... (continued)
Do you want, or need, to up your game as a grantwriter? Maybe you’re thinking about entering the field? If you have strong writing skills (even if you were not an English major), ask yourself if you have the other characteristics it takes to shine!
- Content knowledge as a specialist or generalist in your field: Of course,... (continued)
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Do you / your organization have a structured way to document, prioritize and track most important relationships? Many non-profits ‘sell’ without calling it that - donors, community partners, or clients. This webinar will introduce a ‘sales... (continued)
- Bootstrapping Your Social Media Engagement by Debra Askanase
- 5 Social Media Strategies to Transform Your Nonprofit by 4Good
- The Nonprofit Social Media Decision Guide by Montana Nonprofit Association
- 7 of the Best Social Media Tools for Non-Profits by Jennifer Henry
- 14 Ways to Form Donor Relationships in 10 Minutes or Less by Karen Eber Davis
- Twitter Lists for Nonprofits by Jonathan Peizer
- Creating a Virtual Water Cooler to Build Trust, Deepen Relationships by Nancy Settle-Murphy
- Stewarding Online Donors - How Nonprofits Can Provide Outstanding Donor Stewardship Online by Vanessa Chase
- Free Webinar: Using Social Media to Strengthen Donor Relationships by Julia Campbell @JuliaCSocial
You're probably well on your way to being proactive with your strategic decision making if you attended Strategic Decision Making: Shifting your culture from reactive to proactive by Claudette Rowley.
If you missed it, don't fret. The [slides and the recording are still... (continued)
Wed, Sep 17, 2014 at 1pm EDT / 10am PDT
Could you use some targeted feedback on your Letter of Intent or brief grant proposal? Have you participated in trainings but find you need some individual feedback to fine-tune your draft (one you’re currently working on or one you recently submitted)?
While your colleagues may be helpful (or maybe just too busy), an outside... (continued)
Wed, Jul 30, 2014 at 1pm EDT / 10am PDT
Once your organization has developed an online social community, the next step is to move them to action! What's the secret to designing and executing a successful online engagement campaign, powered by social media? In this webinar, we'll cover when you know your organization is ready to create a campaign, designing the... (continued)
This report is a collaboration between San Diego Grantmakers and the Caster Family Center for Nonprofit and Philanthropic Research. The overriding questions that this research leads us to ask are how can our community leverage our growing philanthropic resources, inspire more giving... (continued)
Why you should get this Guide
You’ll learn how to boost awareness of your cause, find new constituents, learn more about your current supporters and build engaging relationships with folks who can take your nonprofit to the next level.
**Blogging will make it easy for you to take... (continued)
Why you should get this Guide
If you don’t have a blog yet, you should get one. Pronto! Yup, I think they’re that important for nonprofits in today’s market place..
I truly want you to do this, and I don’t want it to kill you. So I’m going to give you some easy... (continued)
Preoccupied with mission advancement objectives, along with budget-stretching plans, nonprofits often handicap themselves by neglecting their staffing strategies.
With regard to hiring, staffing shifts, and internal development, efficient methods can help you better identify... (continued)