Tag - Board of directors

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“Nonprofit” and “No Risk” are not Bedfellows
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Electing a Board in a New Nonprofit
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Top Tier Leadership v. Bottom Tier Leadership

“Nonprofit” and “No Risk” are not Bedfellows

For those  serving on staff and on the Board of nonprofits, a very real issues is upon us.  Nonprofit Quarterly posted this morning a very important article outlining the “risk” faced by nonprofits.  The case at hand is regarding the Lemington Home for the Aged of Pennsylvania who was recently found in breach of their duty of care.  At issue were financial woes and the reporting deficiencies to the Pennsylvania Department of Health at a rate of three[…]

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Electing a Board in a New Nonprofit

BLOG REPOST The Nonprofit Law Blog has posted an important reminder to those who are beginning a new nonprofit – Start with the right board!  In the words of the author, Gene Takagi, The board is ultimately in control of the nonprofit corporation and responsible for its actions. So, you want to be careful in determining the composition of your charitable nonprofit’s initial board.     They list ten basic considerations.  And as one who has[…]

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