Board Communication: Reporting Financial Information

This resource outlines the types of financial reports that are needed by a board, as well as how to present the information to the board.

Board of Directors Meeting Minutes Template

Template to record your board meeting minutes, created for your convenience and to remind you of legal recommendations related to board minutes.

Board Profile Worksheet

A tool for nonprofits to identify and track desirable board skills and characteristics, spotlighting what to seek from new board members.

Board Roles & Responsibilities

Legal compliance and financial oversight are certainly on the list of board responsibilities, but they’re not enough for effective governance. Your board should be doing...

Nonprofit Governance: Coloring Outside the Box…One Size Does Not Fit All

Study about ways to improve board function and effectiveness, and proposes discussion questions to facilitate conversations between staff and board leaders.

Ten Dimensions That Shape Your Board Workbook

Tool designed to guide board discussion about cultural and developmental context and to recognize and consider alternative strategies to build on strengths.

The Power of Possibility: Exploring Greater Impact through Strategic Partnerships

Free resources from the Power of Possibility website help to guide nonprofit conversations about strategic alliances and restructuring.

Treasurer and Finance Committee: Right People, Clear Roles

This article by Kate Barr clarifies the treasurer's and finance committee's roles so they play a strategic part in oversight, planning, and governance.