Denise Moorehead, Communications Director at Third Sector New England, discusses the use of podcasts and video in the nonprofit sector.

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Heather Harker, Consulting & Executive Transitions Director, Third Sector New England

 

  • There is no precise definition of the difference 
  • Strategic planning relates to direction, vision and mission
  • Operational planning is how you will accomplish your mission
  • Some organizations make a clear distinction
  • Create a document that works for you
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Heather Harker, Director of Consulting and Executive Transitions, Third Sector New England

 

  • Determine why you are undertaking an assessment 
  • Some consultants help create a shared process and vision
  • Some consultants help measure your performance against standards
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Heather Harker, Consulting & Executive Transitions Director, Third Sector New England

 

  • An opportunity for reflection and taking stock 
  • Self-assessment by stakeholders
  • Organizational audit by an outside expert
  • Facilitated self-assessment
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Tyra Sidberry, Director, Third Sector New England Diversity & Inclusion Initiative

 

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Tyra Sidberry, Director, Third Sector New England Diversity & Inclusion Initiative

 

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Tyra Sidberry, Director, Third Sector New England Diversity & Inclusion Initiative

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Tyra Sidberry, Director TSNE Diversity & Inclusion Initiative

  • Leaders and champions
  • Understanding of goals
  • Patience
  • Understanding the impact of race, class and power
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Tyra Sidberry, Diversity & Inclusion Initiative Director, Third Sector New England

Ask yourself:

  • How does your work affect the mission? 
  • Who is a part of the conversations you have in doing your work?
  • Are there perspectives missing, and are constituents involved?
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Tyra Sidberry, Director, Third Sector New England Diversity & Inclusion Initiative

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Phillip Davis, TSNE, Grant Coordinator

 

  • Expanding the capacity of individual organizations 
  • Sharing best practices
  • Increasing community impact
  • Furthering the field locally and nationally
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Phillip Davis, Third Sector New England, Grant Coordinator

  • Honest dialogue
  • System of shared responsibilities
  • Opportunities for each organization to benefit from lessons learned
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Phillip Davis, Third Sector New England, Grant Coordinator for the Capacity Building Fund

  • The collaboration process itself provides important knowledge
  • Understanding whether collaborators are a good match
  • Opportunities to share knowledge with funders and modify goals
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Phillip Davis, Third Sector New England, Grant Coordinator for the Capacity Building Fund

  • Attach documentation to your proposal
  • Weave community input into the proposal narrative

 

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Jackie Cefola, NonProfit Center Program Manager

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Jackie Cefola, NonProfit Center Program Manager

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Phillip Davis, TSNE, Grant Coordinator for the Capacity Building Fund

  • Ask stakeholders what they need
  • Use face-to-face meetings, mailings or online queries
  • Ask stakeholders what they want the nonprofit to provide

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Kay Snowden, Fiscal Sponsorship Program Director, Third Sector New England

  • Start before the fiscal year begins.
  • Follow up on recommendations from the previous year’s audit.

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Kay Snowden, Fiscal Sponsorship Program Director, Third Sector New England

The auditors will provide a list of questions. Make sure you organize your information, document transactions, and have internal controls.

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Kay Snowden, Fiscal Sponsorship Program Director, Third Sector New England.

An agreement that spells out:

  • Scope of services
  • Period of service
  • Compensation
  • Ownership of property
  • Conditions of termination
  • Resolving differences

Be clear about expectations.

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Kay Snowden, Fiscal Sponsorship Program Director, Third Sector New England

Nonprofits can delegate financial and administrative tasks to a fiscal sponsor.

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Kay Snowden, Fiscal Sponsorship Program Director, Third Sector New England
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Denise Moorehead, Communications Director, Third Sector New England
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Deborah Linnell, Director of Programs, Third Sector New England
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Andrew Cox-Stavros, Chief Financial Officer
Third Sector New England
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