Category: Nonprofit Boards

How Am I Doing?

One of our recommended best practices for nonprofits and ministries is to conduct a board evaluation on a regular basis, at least once every two years. And, while the board as a whole may be doing a great job, it is also helpful to have board members evaluate themselves. In other words, an honest self-assessment.…
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Building a Firm Foundation

Most ministries have a mission statement, and some have vision statements and identified organizational values. In today’s world, the message that is being sent to the world by Christian organizations is coming through our actions, our inactions and our attitudes much louder than in our print or electronic materials. Good, bad or indifferent, as soon…
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How is Your Board Doing?

Board assessments are a best practice for nonprofit boards. The reasons for a board assessment are many but perhaps one of the best reasons is the old adage, “what gets measured, gets done.” A board assessment provides the board with an opportunity to look at themselves as a unit to determine, “what are we doing…
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