What’s Your Story?

Every organization has a story and yours is no different. It is important to be able to share your story in a format that fits the situation; all too often organizations get busy and the story never gets told. Or, everyone in the organization is not telling the same story. Stories are important for nonprofits […]

Funding your Mission

The mission statement of a nonprofit provides the organization with direction and guidance about why the organization exists, who it serves, etc. In other words, the mission statement expresses the purpose of the organization. All activities, programs and services in which the nonprofit engages can be measured against the mission statement. Using the mission statement […]

Do Board Members Need to Give?

In most cases, nonprofit board members devote a lot of time and energy to the nonprofit boards on which they serve. So is this service enough? Do they need to contribute financially as well? In one word, YES! When working with nonprofits and ministries, I encourage board members to look at all of their resources. […]