Money, Mission and Strategy

Money, Mission and Strategy

Sleeping Lion’s principal, Nancy Wasserman, is working with Community Forward Fund to deliver Money, Mission and Strategy. This innovative peer-based clinic is designed to equip nonprofits with the knowledge and skills they need to assess their financial health and incorporate practical financial planning tools into day-to-day communications and management. Over a day and a half, participants learn about the distinctive aspects of...

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Resources for Charities and Non-Profits

There’s a range of great resources that Sleeping Lion regularly uses to assist US and Canadian charities and non-profits. Some of our favorites include Blue Avocado – a great blog authored by Jan Masaoka concerning all things of interest to non-profits.  US focus, but some relevance to Canadian organizations Free Management Library – an incredible easy-to-use resource of online  management tools, documents, policies, etc.  ...

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Nonprofit Finances Book for Boards

Nonprofit Finances Book for Boards

Financial planning and budgeting combine all the money taboos with that common disorder, math phobia.With The Board Member’s Easier Than You Think Guide to Nonprofit Finances, co-authors Andy Robinson and  Nancy Wasserman help trustees (and their staff colleagues) confront and address this fear – with wisdom, clarity, humor, and humility. The Board Member’s Easier Than You Think Guide To Nonprofit Finances Buy it! directly from our publisher...

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