Non Profit Organizations

Learn why starting a nonprofit is a good move as a current business owner, and how you can start a nonprofit successfully in 7 steps.

Why You Should Start a Nonprofit as a Business Owner — and What it Takes to Make it a Success

Learn why starting a nonprofit is a good move as a current business owner, and how you can start a nonprofit successfully in 7 steps.


For nonprofits, effective communication in a crisis is crucial. Not only to encourage those that rely on your services but for donors, employees and other nonprofits as well. Here are five communication tips to assure you are putting your best foot forward.

5 Nonprofit Communications Tips For Times of Crisis

According to a survey of 544 global nonprofit organizations, the Charities Aid Foundation of America (CAF) found 97% of responding organizations have been negatively affected by COVID-19, affecting supply chains, operational costs, and serving those in need. Now is the time to communicate, communicate, communicate. There’s no playbook for how to react to a crisis...


Struggling to run efficient nonprofit meetings? Learn how to run efficient and productive nonprofit meetings using these 6 key meeting rules.

Nonprofit Organization Business Meeting Rules Explained and Why You Need Them

Struggling to run efficient nonprofit meetings? Learn how to run efficient and productive nonprofit meetings using these 6 key meeting rules.


There are several creative ways to host a fundraiser for your nonprofit organization. Here are 6 unique ideas you should try.

6 Unique Nonprofit Fundraising Ideas We’re Sure You Haven’t Tried

There are several creative ways to host a fundraiser for your nonprofit organization. Here are 6 unique ideas you should try.


As a nonprofit, donations and partnerships are a necessity. But there are times when you need to look more critically at a gift. Here's how.

How to Steer Clear of ‘Demon Donors’ When Running a Nonprofit

As a nonprofit, donations and partnerships are a necessity. But there are times when you need to look more critically at a gift. Here's how.


As a nonprofit business, finding partnerships can be a struggle, but it's not impossible. Here are 4 tips to secure partnerships with for-profit businesses.

4 Tips for Nonprofits to Secure Business Partnerships

As a nonprofit business, finding partnerships can be a struggle, but it's not impossible. Here are 4 tips to secure partnerships with for-profit businesses.


Writing a business plan for a nonprofit organization is a bit different than writing a traditional plan. Learn the differences and build a successful business plan.

How to Write a Nonprofit Business Plan [Updated for 2022]

Writing a business plan for a nonprofit organization is a bit different than a traditional plan. Learn the differences and build a successful business plan.


Mission driven nonprofit leadership encourages collaboration amongst your team and helps you avoid the pitfalls of for-profit management. Here's the process for how to encourage a collaborative leadership culture.

How to Build Collaborative Leadership Skills at Your Growing Nonprofit

What makes growing a nonprofit possible? Developing a collaborative mission-first culture, starting with leadership. Here's how to empower your team.


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