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The Four-Hour Nonprofit Start-up Plan

The 2017 version includes hyperlinked text for easier access to information. The guide includes the essential steps for starting a nonprofit, including specific questions to ask to determine the feasibility of the organization. Also included are sample articles of incorporation and sample... (continued)

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Parliamentary Procedures

A one-page, simplified parliamentary procedures for use at board and committee meetings

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Board Assessment Toolkit

Strong Organizations begin with effective governance, management and planning.
This resource tool outlines 11 responsibilities of the board and a series of questions to evaluate your board’s performance in each.

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Executive Director Performance Review Process Toolkit

The board’s role in growing and developing the organization includes assessment of the ED. The performance review process is ongoing and involves setting goals, clarifying roles and expectations, seeking development opportunities, providing feedback and conducting a formal evaluation. At its core, this... (continued)

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Board Role Descriptions Toolkit

Strong organizations begin with effective governance, management and planning.
This toolkit contains several role description templates for attracting and developing your board members. These versions of Vantage Point’s role descriptions can easily be adapted to fit your situation.

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14 Ways to Form Donor Relationships in 10 Minutes or Less

You must not just form relationships. You must form relationships that inspire others to live the life they seek in ways that help your organization—a tall order. You must learn enough about others to discover if they have the means and passion to help your organization.

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Board Redevelopment Plan: GreaterGoal

Board Redevelopment Plan for GreaterGoal. The coming pages will outline GreaterGoal’s current state of governance and the type of governance I am seeking for the board of directors. I will propose an action plan for redeveloping the board, with rationale for why each step is important, a timeline for completion, and who is... (continued)

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Building a Culture of Evaluation: 30 Ideas to Apply to Your Organization

Are you looking for ways to develop momentum surrounding the use of program evaluation? This resource provides you with 30 ideas for how to build a culture of evaluation with your organization.

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What Your Foundation Grant Officer Wants You to Know

This morning our Chairman, Ted Grossnickle, and I had the opportunity to sit down and have a really open conversation with a local, but well-known and sizable foundation. The experience was refreshing and reminded me of a few things that only made sense to me well after I had left an active... (continued)

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It’s time to focus on ‘return on mission’

"Return on investment" (ROI) is a well-understood phrase in the business world.
But "return on mission" (ROM) does not appear to be a routine part of the lexicon of directors of boards for nonprofit organizations, even though a good number of them are business owners, leaders or workers in the commercial... (continued)

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Performance Audit: City Heights Community Development Corporation

The CHCDC is an instrumental organization and an asset to the diverse community of City Heights. The leadership team is enhancing awareness, working through adaptive challenges, building relationships with potential funders and partners, and establishing a healthy organizational culture. Most... (continued)

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Center for Nonprofit Stewardship

The Center for Nonprofit Stewardship is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization that educates and empowers nonprofit board members in sound financial, administrative and organizational stewardship. Build a strong, smart, engaged board.

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Principles Workbook: Steering Your Board Toward Good Governance and Ethical Practice

This workbook provides support for nonprofits, foundations, and corporate giving programs committed to examining and improving their governance practices, and includes progress worksheets accompanying each of the four sections assist nonprofits and foundations in making plans and recording... (continued)

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Doodle Free Scheduling Service

Doodle eliminates the chaos of scheduling and saves you a lot of time and energy when you’re trying to find a time to bring a number of people together. The service is used for business and personal scheduling by more than 10 million people per month. Instead of using just one option, Doodle enables you to propose several dates and... (continued)

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Google for Nonprofits Website

Apply for the Google for Nonprofits program and get access to exclusive products and resources to help your organization expand its impact.

•Free or discounted version of Google Apps for your organization
•Free Adwords advertising
•Premium branding and increased uploads on YouTube
•Free licensing for Google Earth, SketchUp, and Maps API

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Hootsuite Social Media Manager

This free tool allows you to manage social media accounts, schedule tweets, and analyze traffic.
Social Media Dashboard
The leading social media dashboard to manage and measure your social networks

• Manage multiple social profiles
• Schedule messages and tweets
• Track brand mentions
• Analyze social media traffic
• 2 million+ satisfied users

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Guilty As Charged: Prove Your Board Supports Your Organization

Before a jury of their peers, would your board members be found guilty of supporting your organization? Would a lawyer find enough evidence to convict them? Below is a list of evidence to make the case. Use it to help your board prove their guilt.

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Steps Board Members Can Take in a Downturn

Nonprofit board members are asking what they should do – specifically to help organizations navigate the economic mess. BoardSource recently published Facing the Financial Crisis: 10 Smart Things Your Board Can Do Now. The article offers a solid, strategic perspective for boards. I have some supplemental words of... (continued)

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Separation of Duties

Separation of financial duties for two-, three- and four-person offices.

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Sample Bylaws - Nonprofits with Members - PANO

Bylaws for a member-based nonprofit organization from Pennsylvania Association of Nonprofit Organizations.

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The Montana Nonprofit Corporation Act

Information from the Montana attorney general on laws and regulations that apply to nonprofits in the state of Montana, particularly the Montana Nonprofit Corporation Act..

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Marilyn Donnellan, MS, Author & Consultant

Nonprofit CEO and consultant for more than 30 years, beginning with a single-staff nonprofit and ending with a $6 million nonprofit. Consultant and trainer for local, state and national organizations. B.A. in Human Resources Management and M.S. in Administration. Author of "Core Elements of a Successful Nonprofit," "The Hour Series of... (continued)

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