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The Board of Directors: Your secret fundraising weapon or biggest headache?

Honestly, is your Board of Directors your secret weapon or biggest headache as a CEO or Executive Director of a nonprofit organization? We all know the story of the board that does not perform at the level the Executive Director and the organization need, the frustration with unsuccessfully … [Read More...]

How to Grow a Nonprofit from $15K to $17 million in Assets

For thirty-five years, Richard Gottlieb was the Executive Director of Senior Services of Winston-Salem, a non-profit transforming how people age in Forsyth County.  He began his tenure when the organization had net assets of $15,000.  Today it has $17.5 million in assets with revenues close to $6 … [Read More...]

Coastal Federal Credit Union working to solve NC’s income gap

This January I attended the Triangle Business Journal’s 2016 Businessperson of the Year Award Luncheon. For the first time since I can remember they nominated the CEO of a non-profit corporation, Chuck Purvis of Coastal Federal Credit Union (CFCU).  I had to be there! Now many would say that CFCU … [Read More...]

Praise for Skillful Means

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