Like grilled cheese and tomato soup, Main Street pairs well with BoardSource. BoardSource.org exists to help nonprofit boards become a strategic asset for their organization and effective nonprofit boards ensure the Main Street revitalization effort is under way and succeeding. Have I piqued your interest to learn more about a newly discovered resource or more so inspired a craving for a fall favorite?
For a primer on effective board leadership, and an indispensable addition to a board member orientation binder, check out the BoardSource Recommended Governance Practices. This condensed gem reflects decades of experience working with tens of thousands of nonprofit board leaders and conducting extensive research on board practices. It highlights essential, leading, and compliance practices, such as term limits, strategic planning, board evaluation, and personal giving.
A strong organizational foundation is key for an impactful Main Street program. What governance upgrades could add up to meaningful change in your community?