Organizational Capacity Development

A variety of resource materials are available from various networks that can assist with developing the operations and governance of nonprofit organizations. This section contains the related guiding best practices and resources.

Communication Tactics – A communication plan is a road map of the messaging that will take place over a period of time for an organization.


Evaluation – Nonprofit organizations understand the need to assess their programs, services, and products to ensure objectives are being met and delivery is efficient and effective.


Financial – Financial responsibilities for nonprofit organization are explored and a financial management checklist is presented.


Governance – Developing a board, sustainability, diversity and additional information to build your organizations’ governance.


Grant Writing Tips - Successful grant-writing involves solid advance planning and preparation.


Human Resources – Understanding the challenges of staffing nonprofits will help you create the best team possible within budget.


Planning – Developing your succession plans, strategic plans and building collaboration with your staff and board.


Risk Management – Recognize the risks involved in your programs and take reasonable precautions to prevent them.


Volunteer Recruitment – Recruitment and retention, engagement of volunteers, managing volunteers and Police Information Checks.

Last reviewed/revised: February 21, 2017
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