Go Back to School on Nonprofit Risk Management

  It’s that time of year again when students head back to school and clear out of the house after summer vacation. September is a good time to take stock and ramp up for the coming months. One aspect of that reflection should include nonprofit risk management....

Pay Attention to Ford’s BUILD Initiative

As Sean Watterson’s article at Nonprofit Quarterly notes, the Ford Foundation’s BUILD initiative is an important step forward in philanthropic contribution to nonprofit capacity building. I hope other major foundations take the same...

Consider the Four Dimensions of Risk

  Thanks to substantial work being performed by organizations like The Committee on Sponsoring Organizations of the Treadway Commission (COSO) and the International Organization for Standardization (ISO), nonprofit leaders are learning to think about the specific...