5 Things You Need to Know About Grant Funding

Once an organization obtains its 501(c)(3) nonprofit status, immediately the thought goes to funding and how can we find funding to support all the great work we want to do. Before you go off to begin writing grant proposals, here are five things you need to know. 1. Grant funding cannot be the only source […]

5 Things You Need to Know About Grant Funding

Who Do You Need On Board?

This is the sixth post in the Effective Nonprofit Board series. We have spent the last few weeks discussing various aspects of board service including on-boarding new board members, setting expectations through a board commitment letter, and interviewing prospective board members. However, all of this information is essentially useless unless you understand who you need […]

Board Recruitment

Getting Commitment from the Board of Directors

This is the fifth post in the Effective Nonprofit Boards series. Once you go through the process of recruiting board members, it is important to let each person know what is expected of them through a job description. Just as you would not accept a position without knowing what you would be required to do, […]

Getting Commitment from the Board of Directors