Up the Board of Directors’ Game: Authentic and Relevant Conversations
Aside from the typical ones related to good governance, there is no question that it is imperative for the Board to be more connected than ever to what the world around us is currently experimenting and have an in-depth understanding of the potential futures about to take shape under our own eyes.
Why investing in mission-driven organizations’ capacity is a priority
Supporting mission-driven organizations should not be only about programs. Investing in building and consolidating infrastructure is key to increasing power and accelerating impact.
Planning Your Fundraising Strategy During and Post Covid-19
The Jet Fuel Series: A conversation with Rhett Wilson, Vice President of Development, The White House Historical Association, Co-Founder and Board Member, Caravanserai Project. If you’re in the mission-driven sector, fundraising is an intimidating base to cover even in the best of times. The Covid-19 pandemic made it even more challenging and 2021 is not […]
Five Lessons We Have Learned About Organizational Survival
A Palm Springs (CA) based women’s assistance program had been slammed by the impact of Covid-19: staff, volunteers and the board were demoralized and confused. The organization had run out of funds and was trying to get out of their office lease. In short, they were preparing to shut down. Covid-19 had almost forced a […]
What Should Non-Profits Do Now?
Since the publication of our previous article “Surviving Coronavirus: Emergency Intervention Guide for Non-profit and Social Impact Organizations”, we are starting to see and feel the impact of the “shelter in place” and shutdown of businesses. As the virus spreads, so does our anxiety about our health, our families and the organizations we lead and support. […]
Surviving Coronavirus: Emergency Intervention Guide for Non-Profits and Social Impact Organizations
In the next few days, weeks and months social impact driven organizations, including non-profits, will face some of the biggest challenges we have ever experienced and which will directly threaten their survival. Please find below an Early Emergency Intervention Guide aimed at supporting non profits and social impact organizations during these crucial times.