This collection of most-requested articles from CompassPoint's "Board Café" online newsletter is essential reading for busy board members of nonprofits and the staff members who work with them. Now updated with new essays that are "short enough to read over a cup of coffee," this book offers insights on board, committee and officer responsibilities, board structure, executive directors, fundraising, finance and more.
New topics in this edition include:
The Best of the Board Café will be a valuable quick-reference guide for staff and boards of institutionally related foundations and alumni associations.
Jan Masaoka writes about nonprofit organizations, focusing on boards of directors, business planning and the role of nonprofits in society. She is editor-in-chief of Blue Avocado (www.blueavocado.org), an online nonprofit magazine. She has also served as executive director of CompassPoint Nonprofit Services, a national consulting and training firm for nonprofits based in San Francisco.
Publisher: Fieldstone Alliance
Number of Pages: 261
Dimensions: 8 x 11