No accounting degree required.

You don’t need an accounting degree to help oversee your organization’s financial situation. You do need an understanding of your fiduciary responsibilities. We’ve compiled everything you need to know into the new edition of Financial Responsibilities of Nonprofit Boards.

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Board Support Program for Nonprofit Organizations

The Board Support Program, our core membership program, is designed for nonprofit organizations that are looking for year-round support, and for those who are committed to continued advancement, helping to strengthen their boards and missions. BoardSource offers additional membership programs for federated networks, foundations, corporations, schools, and individuals.

An Executive Retreat for CEOs and Executive Directors

Meet and connect with other nonprofit chief executives to discuss the unique challenges of your role and what it takes to strengthen the partnership between you and your board.

2018 Executive Retreat

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It’s time to strengthen your nonprofit leadership.

With nearly 30 years of hands-on experience working with nonprofit boards, BoardSource has become the go-to resource for nonprofit organizations. We engage and support a global network of nonprofit leaders and organizations, and offer a wide range of resources to strengthen and support board performance.

Assessing Performance

Assessing board performance is key to becoming a stronger board and building a constructive board–chief executive partnership.

Consulting & Coaching

Our experienced and highly respected team of consultants works with nonprofits, foundations, and corporations.

Training & Education

Our leadership certificate programs provide board members, chief executives, and consultants with information they need to succeed.


Leading with Intent 2017

Trends and insights about
today’s nonprofit boards.


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A Closer Look at Foundation Board Responses to Leading with Intent 2017