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The handbook of nonprofit governance

Author: BoardSource (Organization)
Publisher: San Francisco, California : Jossey-Bass, [2010] ©2010
Series: Nonprofit and public leadership and management
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : First editionView all editions and formats
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This handbook serves as a comprehensive reference and answers questions of all types about board governance, using the expertise from nonprofit leaders nationwide, as well as information from the  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Case studies
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: BoardSource (Organization)
ISBN: 9780470457634 0470457635
OCLC Number: 501396559
Description: xix, 392 pages ; 25 cm.
Contents: Part 1. Governance principles, roles, and structure --
1. In the spirit of service: introduction to the nonprofit world --
2. What is governance? --
3. Governance roles --
4. Governance structures --
5. The board-chief executive relationships --
Part 2. Governance practices --
6. Building a board --
7. Legal and ethical responsibilities --
8. Financial oversight --
9. Fundraising --
10. Strategic thinking and strategic planning --
11. Communications and outreach --
12. Succession planning and chief executive transition --
13. Evaluation --
14. Bylaws and policies --
15. Board meetings --
16. Board dynamics --
Appendix. Sample policies for nonprofit boards.
Series Title: Nonprofit and public leadership and management
Responsibility: BoardSource.

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