Do Today’s Business Leaders Make Effective Nonprofit Board Members?

Examining Motivations of Business Leaders to Serve on Nonprofit Boards in the 21st Century The names of the new board nominees have been announced. They include several outstanding recruits from the business community. Will these new formidable directors perform well in the nonprofit environment? William G. Bowen, a veteran director in both the for-profit and

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What Makes a Winning Foundation Proposal?

In this article I combine the wisdom of five foundation executives with my own personal experiences to provide a checklist that will surely help you (and me) to increase the likelihood of developing a winning foundation proposal. So without spending a dime of your travel funds to attend a conference, let’s explore the components of successful foundation proposals….

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Fourth Annual Grant Professionals Impact Survey

The CharityChannel professional community is committed to supporting the vital work of Grant Professionals Foundation (GPF), as well as its affiliate organizations, Grant Professionals Association (GPA) and Grant Professionals Certification Institute (GPCI). To help GPF spread the word about The Grant Professionals Impact Survey, we’re passing along its recent press release. The survey is designed to take only about 10 minutes or less, so it’s a quick way of giving back to your professional community.

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