Resources

Subject: Governance

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

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

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

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

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

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.

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.