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Why the Right Board of Directors is Critical to Your Nonprofit's Success
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Why the Right Board of Directors is Critical to Your Nonprofit's Success

Having a board of directors is required for all non-profits. Here's how to create one that will help your non-profit flourish.
The Tool Your Nonprofit Needs the Most
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The Tool Your Nonprofit Needs the Most

After your nonprofit is up and running, a strategic plan will help you keep it in business and moving forward.
8 Steps to Take Before Opening the Doors of Your Nonprofit
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8 Steps to Take Before Opening the Doors of Your Nonprofit

Before you can start the hard word of raising money for your mission, there are a few things you need to put in place to help guarantee your nonprofit's success.
6 Fundraising Success Strategies For Your Nonprofit
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6 Fundraising Success Strategies For Your Nonprofit

Explore these six ways to generate money from individuals and groups in order to make your non-profit organization a success.
Your Nonprofit Needs These 5 Types of Donors
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Your Nonprofit Needs These 5 Types of Donors

You've got to bring in the money if you want to achieve your mission. Here are five financial sources you should consider.
You Know Malala. Now, Meet Shiza.
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You Know Malala. Now, Meet Shiza.

As founder and CEO of the Malala Fund, Shiza Shahid is determined to help women around the world get access to an education. And she's learning a lot along the way.
Catherine Clifford
Gurbaksh Chahal: What I Learned Starting a Foundation
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Gurbaksh Chahal: What I Learned Starting a Foundation

After committing $1 million to launch a nonprofit, the serial entrepreneur shares three things he learned along the way.
Gurbaksh Chahal
How to Start a Foundation
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How to Start a Foundation

Establishing a nonprofit requires an ongoing commitment, not just an initial injection of funding. Here are the steps to take when you're ready to jump in.
Gwen Moran
Serial Entrepreneur Gurbaksh Chahal Commits $1 Million to Stop Hate Crimes
Entrepreneurs

Serial Entrepreneur Gurbaksh Chahal Commits $1 Million to Stop Hate Crimes

The BeProud foundation launches with the support of Deepak Chopra, among other high-profile supporters.
Teri Evans
Tony Hawk on Giving Back and Inspiring Change
Entrepreneurs

Tony Hawk on Giving Back and Inspiring Change

The skateboard icon and entrepreneur shares the vision for his foundation, which donates millions to fund skateparks.
Teri Evans
A Nonprofit Gives Tampa Kids Resources to Do Their Homework
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A Nonprofit Gives Tampa Kids Resources to Do Their Homework

An IT company leader works to provide technology and education to Tampa kids.
Gwen Moran