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Enterprises that Change Lives
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 90,760. Language: American English. Published: November 7, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Non-profit business
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This book explains how ‘self-help enterprises’ (including cooperatives, credit unions, mutual insurers, building societies, friendly societies, community enterprises, and many other types too) work in support of people wishing to improve their lives. It describes the characteristics of these enterprises and how to run them so that they achieve their purposes.
Community Heroes: What A Year As An AmeriCorps VISTA Member Taught Me About Community Development
Price: $7.00 USD. Words: 39,440. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Non-profit business
In Community Heroes, I talk about what being an AmeriCorps VISTA member taught me about community development, social impact, and the nonprofit sector. Whether you’re a regular citizen looking to do good in your community or an AmeriCorps VISTA member about to start your year of service, this book is perfect for anyone that is ready to learn about how to make their community a better place.
Navigating The Grant Industry Handbook
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 24,260. Language: American English. Published: November 21, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Non-profit business, Nonfiction » Reference » Handbooks & Manuals
Navigating the Grant Industry Handbook enlighten readers about key grant fundamentals and strategies needed to write winning proposals and further their intellect about how the grant industry operates. This book addresses industry standards that produce strategies to build sustainable operating systems and program models.
Tender Writing: A Simple, Clear and Concise Guide
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 24,260. Language: Australian English. Published: September 18, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Non-profit business
Tender Writing: A Simple, Clear and Concise Guide is the process the author has used to write and assess tenders internationally. The book is written to support the not-for-profit moving from grants to tenders, the social venture looking to secure an established income stream and upskilling the small business.
Blind Courage
Price: $2.85 USD. Words: 23,990. Language: English. Published: June 14, 2017 by Mereo Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Business biography, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Non-profit business
As a small boy in the 1920s, David Ronald Johnston was blinded when a dental procedure went horribly wrong. That did not stop him living a remarkably full life, he took on senior positions within Oxfam, beating 500 other candidates to win the post of Regional Organiser. His daughter Linda has written this book as a tribute to her father.
Rotary Foundations and Grants 2: Directory by State for the United States
Series: Rotarian Economist Short Books. Price: Free! Words: 29,130. Language: English. Published: February 22, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Non-profit business, Nonfiction » Social Science » Volunteer Work
To make it easier for grant applicants to find Rotary foundations to which they could apply in the United States, this book provides a directory of these foundations by state and by city. Apart from location, the names and (when available) the assets of foundations are provided. A separate book in this book series provides an introduction to Rotary foundations for applicants as well as Rotarians.
Sustainable Non-Profit Management
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 129,060. Language: American English. Published: December 31, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Non-profit business, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Budgeting
This book is for people who want to run their church, charity, or other not-for-profit corporation in a responsible and sustainable way. Hard-hitting and explicit, it provides an introduction to non-profit business in the United States. It discusses the role of social capital in charity and contains instructions about how to write grant proposals, plan fundraisers, and prevent volunteer burnout.
The Little Book of Boards: A Board Member's Handbook for Small (and Very Small) Nonprofits
Series: For Small (And Very Small) Nonprofits. Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 47,250. Language: English. Published: February 10, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Non-profit business
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.
The Financial Rescue Plan for Nonprofits
Price: $6.95 USD. Words: 44,610. Language: English. Published: November 14, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Non-profit business, Nonfiction » Religion & Spirituality » Leadership
The Rescue Plan is a financial guide for administrators and board members of nonprofit organizations. It addresses challenges presented by today’s economy as well as the pressures of debt and banking relationship management. The book contains a tool kit for the nonprofit manager addressing financial management; strategic planning; and banking relationship, fundraising, and marketing management.
The Nonprofit Advisor
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 30,490. Language: English. Published: March 17, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Non-profit business
Informed guidance from consultants, advisors, and others who work with nonprofits on general and financial management, board, fundraising, human relations, marketing, and technology issues.
The Story of Millard and Linda Fuller, Founders for Habitat of Habitat for Humanity and the Fuller Center for Housing
Price: $7.95 USD. Words: 104,960. Language: English. Published: August 28, 2013 by Bettie Youngs Book Publishing Co.. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Non-profit business, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Forty years ago Millard Fuller and his wife Linda left behind their materialistic lifestyle and crumbling marriage to start over as missionaries in Zaire. On returning to Georgia, they founded Habitat for Humanity—as their Christian ministry, started building houses for the poverty-stricken. Fired by the International Board in 2005, they immediately founded The Fuller Center for Housing.
Crowdfunding for Social Good, Financing Your Mark on the World
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 34,850. Language: English. Published: August 19, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Non-profit business, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Small business & entrepreneurship
Crowdfunding for Social Good is both practical and inspiring, featuring the stories of real people who have successfully raised big money using crowdfunding and practical advice to help you do the same. Crowdfunding is the newest way for nonprofits and social entrepreneurs to raise money for their causes, projects and companies. Read it to learn how to get your share for changing the world!
The Gift of Passionaries: Changing our World
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 66,520. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Non-profit business, Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
If you’ve ever asked yourself, “How can one person really make a difference?” The Gift of Passionaries Changing Our World will answer that question and demonstrate how any one person can change our world.
The Little Book of Likes: Social Media for Small (and Very Small) Nonprofits
Series: For Small (And Very Small) Nonprofits, Social Media. Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 32,280. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Non-profit business, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Marketing
Revised and expanded in 2019! The Little Book of Likes is dedicated to helping small (and very small) nonprofits build an audience on social media platforms like Facebook and Twitter. This short guide leads Executive Directors and nonprofit marketing managers through the ins and outs of a simple social media strategy that is effective and sustainable.
Powershift Marketing: Special Edition - Shift Your Nonprofit Marketing Into High Gear
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 49,450. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Marketing, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Non-profit business
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Created for nonprofits, a successful marketing coach and developer of America's first frequent flyer program reveals more than 100 proven tips on how to gain real marketing power in a constantly changing world.
Shut Up & Give?
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 67,200. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Non-profit business, Nonfiction » Social Science » Poverty & Homelessness
We can no longer just shut up and give. If we want to see poverty wiped out, we have to start questioning our approach. We can no longer keep supporting the same projects year in and year out without examining the results. They’re not creating sustained change. This is a journey around the world to discover sustainable solutions to global poverty.
Successful Program Evaluation
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 32,350. Language: English. Published: February 27, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Non-profit business, Nonfiction » Social Science » Methodology
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.
Giving Voice To Your Cause
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 24,090. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Confidence & self-esteem, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Non-profit business
This innovative approach will help you express your visions with clarity, confidence and conviction - and naturally attract more supporters. You'll learn to make change happen with less effort, trust your intuition and speak with your authentic voice. Reignite your passion and feel energized by your work, emotionally connect with donors and inspire them to action.
Grant Writing Revealed: 25 Experts Share Their Art, Science, and Secrets
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 37,120. Language: English. Published: October 16, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Non-profit business, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Business communication / general
This book contains the wisdom of 25 top grant writers who collectively raised $1.7 billion dollars during their careers, with over 400 years of combined writing experience on more than 24,000 grant proposals. In interviews with the author, they generously shared what they do, what they don't do, and how they operate to consistently win.
Becoming What We Can Be: Stories of Community Development in Washington, DC
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 69,340. Language: English. Published: September 18, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Non-profit business
(5.00 from 1 review)
This book chronicles stories of community development in Washington, DC. It gives insight into a movement that dreamed big, weathered setbacks, and persevered, bringing unimagined rebirth to neighborhoods such as Columbia Heights and the H Street Corridor. A clear and compelling account, it is a must read for anyone interested in resident led movements and neighborhood revitalization.