Culture and Dynamics

Letter to the Editor: In Defense of Board Diversity

To the Editor: The July 11 Chronicle of Philanthropy Opinion piece “GuideStar ‘Hate Group’ Controversy Should Put Spotlight on Charity Watchdogs” took a twist we didn’t see coming. In the midst of cautionary tales for those who seek to […]

Museums So White: Survey Reveals Deep Lack of Diversity

A new report issued by the American Alliance of Museums at its annual meeting offers some pretty stark statistics as far as diversity and inclusion are concerned—worse than the sector overall if we compare these […]

Video: How to Get Board Members Involved in Advocacy

BoardSource chief executive Anne Wallestad says advocacy is an “underutilized tool” at nonprofits but that charity leaders can help trustees do their part. Read the full post. Chronicle of Philanthropy

Six Ways To Recruit A Board Leader With Confidence

Asking influential leaders to join your board can be nerve-wracking, especially if you’re asking someone you greatly admire. Approaching them with the right strategy will put them at ease, entice them to listen, and most importantly, […]