Nonprofit organizations are governed by a Board, as established in their by-laws. Well-developed boards oversee nonprofits' day-to-day operations, help fundraise and often act as the public face of the nonprofit organization.
National Council of Nonprofits
The National Council of Nonprofits is a trusted resource and advocates for America’s charitable nonprofits, serving as a central coordinator and mobilizer to help nonprofits achieve greater collective impact in local communities across the country.
Center for Civic Partnerships
The Center for Civic Partnerships is a support organization that strengthens individuals, organizations and communities by facilitating learning, leadership development and networking.
Board Development Resources
BoardSource increases the effectiveness of nonprofit organizations through their consulting practice, publications, tools, and membership program.
A national collaborative network of communities working locally to enhance nonprofit board governance and connect nonprofit boards with new leaders.
A free online publication of the A.J. Fletcher Foundation, helping foster understanding, support, and employment in the nonprofit and philanthropic world.
A helpful website that provides information to and about nonprofit organizations through its Nonprofit FAQ database and Nonprofit Locator database.
Nonprofit Programs & Events
Nonprofit Resource Fair and Changemaker meets Grantmaker panel discussion.
Learn how to engage your board in fundraising.This class helps you think through the process of getting your board involved with fundraising.
The Charlotte Mecklenburg Library provides many resources you can use to find the facts and statistics for business and nonprofit planning. These are subscription databases accessible through the Library that far outweigh Google or other general search engines online.