About Your Organization
Peter F. Drucker
Jim Collins, Philip Kotler, James Kouzes,
Judith Rodin, V. Kasturi Rangan,
and Frances Hesselbein
“Nobody, not even Socrates, has ever asked better questions
Funding and Faith:
Research about Faith-Based
Organizations and Initiatives
Presented to the Z. Smith Reynolds Foundation
Prepared by OpenSource Leadership Strategies, Inc.
April 2004; Revised July 2004
Table of Contents
Executive Summary Pages 2 - 3
Non-profit organizations and foundations need to understand the media landscape in order to gain a thorough understanding of how to present their positions on critical issues. Media analyses can be used to identify messages, examine how those messages are framed, and see how existing coverage...
Each organizationhas its own structure, and breaks down the different sections of the organization based on that structure to best help the clients. Goodwill is no different. Goodwill’s organizational structure allows them to communicate from people at the top of the organization down to each...
within Human Service Organizations
What Does it Take to Make a Program Work? |
Today’s recession has forced human service agencies and the government to become partners in order to serve the poor. Government funding and grants have decreased...
of the nonprofit sector
The nonprofit sector is the collective name used to describe institutions and organizations in American society that are neither government nor business. (“What is the Nonprofit”, n.d.) Outside the United States, nonprofits are often called nongovernmental organizations (NGOs)...
Budgeting and Financial Management
Performance Management in Non-Profit Organizations
Ruy N (Ryan) Ribeiro
Non-Profit organizations are trusted to address some the most challenging issues affecting society: ending violence in inner-city...
and namely in the northeast where the oldest neighborhoods are, there are neighborhoods rich in history. Some of these neighborhoods have deteriorated over time, and some have maintained. Within historical districts, the need for revitalization is an important one. Revitalizing our historic hometowns and...
Saving Their Assets
How to Stop Plunder at Blue Cross and Other Nonprofits
By Judith E. Bell
The American Prospect: Issue Date: 05.01.96
First it was hospitals and nursing homes, ambulatory care centers and health maintenance organizations (HMOs). Now it is Blue Cross plans and major teaching institutions...
emissions, warming, greenhouse effect, fossil fuels
The connection between solar events and weather has been speculated upon for many years. Scientists have discovered that solar storms work on an 11 year cycle. They worked diligently to interlink the effects that solar flares and sunspots have on the...
Science in Urban Studies and Planning
The arts have been used by many cities as a way to regenerate their
urban environments and rejuvenate their economies. In this thesis, I examine an
approach in which city-wide efforts are undertaken to create a “city of art”’. Such
attempts endeavor to infuse...
indispensable role independent media play in the creation and development of sustainable democracies. An important aspect of CIMA’s work is to research ways to attract additional U.S. private sector interest in and support for international media development. The Center was one of the of the main nongovernmental...
Role of social enterprises in Canada 19
Social enterprises in the Canadian legislation. 19
However soon everything is going to be changed. 20
Government of Canada Investment Supports Social Enterprise 21
Social enterprise 21
Social Development Partnerships Program 21
Legal Aspects of 501(c)3 Organizations: Maintaining Tax Exempt Status
University of Texas Arlington
This paper discusses some of the main legal restrictions that nonprofitorganizations face when maintaining their 501(c)3 tax-exempt status. The full extent of boundaries...
is a network of retail, commercial and corporate banking services serving 39 states and the District of Columbia. Through the recent acquisition of Wachovia, Wells Fargo has nearly doubled in size and financial strength. Wells is in good company with fellow retail banking giants; J.P. Chase, Bank of...
benefit the nonprofit cancer community, specifically nonprofit cancer survivor camps for children, teens and young adults. These camps have not used this fundraising strategy and I believe they could benefit from it greatly. This research will provide the tools and understanding of how to design a...
Whose Technology Is It?
IllustratIon: Jack Black
Beijing has been quietly implementing policies to
enable China to overtake the West as the globe’s
technology powerhouse. They just might be
working. by Thomas M. Hout and Pankaj Ghemawat
n the city of...
Effective Strategic Planning
Getting Your Organization Focused and Directed
Launched in 1982 by Jim and Patty Rouse, The Enterprise Foundation is a national, nonprofit housing and community development organization dedicated to bringing lasting improvements to distressed communities...
of Bellevue. I will explain further the research I have gathered from the World Health Organization, who is partnered with the United Nations Global Health issues. When considering the challenges my family has encountered with my child, and the opportunity to examine closely the impact mental health...