RESEARCH AND TOOLS
From in-depth research to how-to documents, get the information and tools you need to answer your nonprofit and philanthropy questions.
This worksheet helps staff and board members examine strengths, weaknesses, opportunities, and threats to the organization.
This document provides sample staff performance evaluations and tips to manage review sessions along with various forms.
This template can be adapted for many kinds of program evaluations.
This document is a sample set of bylaws for Texas nonprofit organizations.
This packet contains tips, checklists, and evaluation templates to help a board evaluate the Executive Director.
This sample contract outlines responsibilities, expectations, and compensation for a nonprofit Executive Director.
This list of questions can kickstart a board's self-assessment and evaluation.
This tool is used to monitor board representation and identify needs for board recruitment.
This sample agreement/ contract explains the relationship between a board member and a nonprofit organization, and outlines expectations and duties of board members.
This resource provides job descriptions for Chair, Vice Chair, Treasurer, Secretary, Committee Chair, and general board members.
The Nonprofit Effectiveness Framework: Six Critical Elements to Nonprofit Work
These in-depth courses cover topics including leadership development, strategy and sustainability, employee engagement, conflict mitigation and more.
- Clarity of Purpose
- Sustainable Business Model
- The Right Leadership
- Smart Operations
- Implementation and Improvement
- Strategic Collaboration