Last but not least we are talking about your Governance systems and processes. It’s amazing how some people switch off when you mention the word policy or procedure!
At this point, some of you will be thinking about the green and gold but the surprise for you is that viability is not just about financial viability. Sure, it’s part of what we are talking about but remember that – it’s only a part of it and we’ll deal with that part last.
Sustainability is about being able to continue something for a long time without using or completely destroying your resources (2). And for you, non-environmental folk, don’t even start thinking this doesn’t apply to you!
Keep this in mind when writing your next submission; with an estimated 60 billion available in Grant funding surely there is plenty to go around?
Influencing sponsors isn’t just about developing really good relationships, you must also deliver a commercial and social return.
When was the last time you reviewed the quality of customer service in your business? Whether you’ve been doing business for 10 years or 2, a customer service review should be part of your annual business planning
How do I write a Mission Statement to get results?
That’s the question I wondered if my community of followers and readers wanted to know this week when a previous workshop attendee reached out to me for my feedback on theirs.
In NSW you must obtain an ‘Authority to Fundraise’ if you are fundraising for a charitable purpose under the Charitable Fundraising Act 1991. Although there are a few exemptions discussed on the next page.
Why another charity was deregistered in February this year (2015). There were a few issues, the biggest of these was a failure in their duties to comply with the ACNC Governance standards.
As a speaker, trainer and community development consultant I assists non-profits and small businesses to establish better governance practices and operational procedures, identifying new revenue and leveraging existing opportunities, community engagement, brand management and stakeholder communications.