Director of Development: How to Find and Retain One

Director of Development: How to Find and Retain One

3 Experts Weigh In When it comes to finding and retaining a qualified, competent Director of Development, the nonprofit industry faces its fair share of challenges. There seems to be a revolving door for these folks, whose average tenure with a nonprofit is about 24...
Update Your Business Plan Today

Update Your Business Plan Today

Every venture needs a good, current business plan—even nonprofits. This month, Sharity examines the importance of nonprofit business planning and discusses why having no business plan is not an option. Update Your Business Plan Today Last month, we talked about the...
Grant Planning

Grant Planning

Reflecting on the past for future success ‘Tis the season for grant planning, and just like Ebenezer Scrooge, we are being visited by the ghosts of grant pursuits past and present in order to see our future. One element of a nonprofit’s comprehensive fund development...
Who should be included in board meetings?

Who should be included in board meetings?

  Who should be included in board meetings? Ask Me Anything Summary Who should be included in board meetings? so we have a question about who should be involved in your nonprofit board meetings? well, that really depends on your board. I always, when I was a ceo,...
Who should be included in board meetings?

What is the difference between public and private grants?

  What is the difference between public and private grants? Ask Me Anything Summary What‌ ‌is‌ ‌the‌ ‌difference‌ ‌between‌ ‌public‌ ‌and‌ ‌private‌ ‌grants?‌ ‌public‌ ‌grants‌ ‌are‌ ‌grants‌ ‌that‌ ‌come‌ ‌ from‌ ‌government‌ ‌sources.‌ ‌so‌ ‌they’re‌...