I've been watching Givewell for the past couple of years, because I think they've been trying to take on a serious issue with accountability and transparency for nonprofits.
In an earlier post I talked about the common mistakes many nonprofits make in their fundraising plans. The biggest mistake is that they create a fundraising plan, not a financing plan. If you are serious about raising enough money t... Read Post
Being a nonprofit board member can be an exciting adventure. You're part of something bigger than yourself, doing incredible work. But the joy tends to evaporate when you're asked to talk about your nonprofit to your friends. My coa... Read Post
I was having lunch with a colleague recently and we were talking about nonprofit management and transparency. Some of this stemmed from the number of very public nonprofit scandals over the last couple of years, ex: KCUMB in Kansas... Read Post