June 5, 2017

How to Be an Effective Board Member of a Non-Profit

Board members are recruited for a variety of reasons.  Some individuals are talented fundraisers and are sought by charities for that reason.  Others bring credibility and […]
May 29, 2017

Trustees Roles and Responsibilities (Part 1)

Top trustees make a decisive difference in an organization’s fundraising success.  Although staff and board must work together closely to achieve institutional success, the board sets […]
May 15, 2017

Trustees Roles and Responsiblities (Part 2)

Trustees must provide a core of volunteer leadership for the program.  Whether it’s an annual appeal, capital campaign or planned giving effort, the steering committee for […]
May 1, 2017

Thoughts on Top Trustees

There are several key steps that trustees must take to assist in fund development. Prospects: Top trustees constantly provide new gift prospects and updated information for […]