Monthly Archives: August 2012

NESC Sponsors Peer-to-Peer Networks for Board Chairs of Nonprofits

Well-run nonprofits usually have effective and supportive boards. Conversely, weak nonprofits often have less effective boards.  The difference is quite remarkable, and the responsibility of the Board Chair to build an effective board can be complicated.  Many of the challenges … Continue reading

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Introducing Board Chair Roundtables in NYC

Leading a nonprofit board can be a formidable responsibility.  Do you ever wish you had a resource for advice and counsel?  NESC  has developed Board Chair Roundtables so board leaders can help each other address common challenges.  A facilitated peer-to-peer learning … Continue reading

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Nonprofits Need New Strategies To Offset Diminished Resources

Last Word: Letter from Marv Berenblum, NESC Chairman  As nonprofit organizations continue to feel the pressure of diminished resources in this economic downturn, a number of explanations have surfaced as to why some nonprofits continue to thrive, while others struggle … Continue reading

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