Are you new to a board and have no idea what’s expected of you? Do you know what a board’s six key responsibilities are? Do you know what your relationship with the Executive Director should be? If not, this book is for you. Perfect for any new board member—or for an entire board that is feeling lost—this book and its common sense approach will serve you every year you are on the board.
Learn how to create a more successful and better funded nonprofit by bringing your whole team into your fundraising efforts with strategic creativity and improved communication.
You will find creativity and communication are the bedrock of the fundraising strategies outlined in the following sections:
• Communications and Social Media
• Boards and Leadership
Fundraising in Primary Colors: The RYB framework to Nonprofit Sustainability offers a rudimentary yet solid basis upon which to build a structure of process and accountability within your resource development program where everyone has a role in fundraising. It describes a simplified way to organize and execute the program, resulting in a truly organizationally-inclusive fundraising outcomes.
Successful Program Evaluation demystifies the subject and gives the reader tools to develop stronger programs and grant proposals. It doesn't tell how to conduct a full-scale evaluation (most professional evaluators are PhD's), but how to talk to an evaluator, how to to decide if you need one, and if not how to create simple systems to measure project success on your own.
Reference guide for all sized non-profits or other organizations looking to increase their cash-flow, using technology based tools. Readers will feel more comfortable using the internet to attract new people towards their organization. Easy to read and understand, highlighting the importance of Facebook, Twitter, and smart phones as fundraising tools.
Your community is your greatest asset! After researching hundreds of nonprofits over the past two years, here are twenty-five of the best practices out there to engage your supporters in the most meaningful ways. Grow Your Community features three dynamic sections: Community Building Tips, Technology Tips and Engagement Tips. Make it your own today!
This is detailed step-by-step guide to promoting an event. If you follow the suggestions given on the enclosed pages, your group will make money! Guaranteed! or your money back. And... the amount you’ll earn is limited only by your willingness to put the suggestions to work.
Short stories that teach! The 16 cases that comprise this volume are written in a style that will keep you turning pages for more. Highlighted are issues relating to fundraising, ethics, governance, personnel management, board-staff relations, and financial management. Each case is set in a different type of organization and is followed by discussion questions.