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Governance Resources

We know a lot about boards, their form and function, roles and responsibilities - and we know how crucial healthy governance is to nonprofit organizational development.

Tips, Tools, Templates & Articles

Blogs & Newsletters

Check out our recent blog posts on a variety of Governance topics here.


Cause Effective live on Tony Martignetti's Nonprofit Radio Station:

Cause Effective discusses how board retreats can energize and focus your board and get them working as a team. Listen here.

Cause Effective explores how to make your board's development committee a key element leading to board fundraising success. Listen here.

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– Carol Bullock, Executive Director, Pride Center Staten Island