Nonprofits and Voter Engagement

by Kyle Caldwell What do nonprofits and voting have in common? Both strive to engage people in creating positive community change. Nonprofits seek to assess community needs and channel resources towards addressing them to create stronger communities. People vote in ways that they think will result in the policies that will

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Working with Your Board

Working with Your Board

Effectively working with your board is more art than science. Understanding governance structures is only one piece of the puzzle. Perhaps more important is how executive directors manage relationships with nonprofit board members. This workshop is intended to help executive directors and leadership staff members develop strategies for tackling these

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Reflections of a Diva

by Emily Walters, marketing and communications coordinator at the Johnson Center for Philanthropy Did you know that during a presentation the audience is more focused on the presenter’s tone of voice, gestures, and body language than what the speaker is actually saying? In fact, the words being spoken account for

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