Nonprofit Best Practices

Are you new to the wonderful world of nonprofit? Desire to gain a deeper understanding of nonprofit best practices? Or simply want to verify your nonprofit practices against the gold standard?

Look no further than the Minnesota Council of Nonprofit's, "Principles and Practices for Nonprofit Excellence."

This guide was first created in 1993 and is updated and revised by committee and board members at MCN. The guide has be adapted in over 10 states across the country for use in their nonprofit organizations and associations.

Topics Include:

  • Governance
  • Transparency & Accountability
  • Financial Management
  • Fundraising
  • Evaluation
  • Planning
  • Civic Engagement & Public Policy
  • Strategic Alliances
  • Human Resources
  • Volunteer Management
  • Leadership & Organizational Culture