Governance

  • COVID-19 Update, OH Attorney General’s Office
    You can email your questions to CharitableLaw@OhioAttorneyGeneral.gov In this C4NPR Chat, Beth Short and Abigail Jacobs discuss the impact of the COVID-19 on nonprofits in Ohio. Is it business as usual for nonprofits? What will the charitable sector look like …
  • Legal Briefing, Patty Wise, Families First Coronavirus Response Act
    In this C4NPR Chat, local attorney Patty Wise discusses the legal issues for nonprofit employers related to the Families First Coronavirus Response Act (FFCRA). Topics discussed include: FFCRA generally/application Examining specific employee situations Click here.
  • Rep. Marcy Kaptur – COVID-19 Information and Resources (04-01-20)
    Rep. Marcy Kaptur issued COVID-19 Information & Resources (04-01-20) containing the following: CONGRESSIONAL ACTION PUBLIC HEALTH INFORMATION GENERAL RESOURCES TRAVEL RESOURCES SMALL BUSINESS RESOURCES WORKER RESOURCES HEALTH CARE PROVIDER RESOURCES STUDENT RESOURCES VETERAN RESOURCES REPRESENTATIVE KAPTUR ACTION STAY UPDATED Click …
  • GTCF Rapid Response Fund (Covid 19)
    Learn More Financial assistance available for northwest Ohio and southeast Michigan nonprofits negatively affected by Coronavirus Click here to learn more.
  • Webinar – Anatomy of a Charity
    Audience: experienced directors and staff
  • Guest Blogger – Rachel Ramjattan
    C4NPR Chats – Spinning Plates and Winning Boards In most nonprofits the Executive Director wears many hats inside the operation.  At the same time, the ED works with the Board to grow the impact of the work.  What is an ED …
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    Critical Legal Responsibilities for Your Board
    Guest Bloggers – Beth Short & Bill Sieck ​Every community has seen the sad headlines of a theft or some sort of fraudulent activity at a charitable organization. It is particularly heartbreaking if it is a charity that you are …
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    Stages in a Nonprofit Board’s Life Cycle
    The Center commonly gets requests for technical assistance to help build and strengthen Boards. ​ Karl Mathiasen asserts “A board is not and cannot be static.  Instead it must change and evolve as the organization changes and grows.  The roles, …
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    Is your board asleep at the wheel?
    Guest Blogger – Beth Short, Ohio Attorney General’s Office ​​ Board members of charitable organizations often take time to evaluate the programs of their charities. They want to make sure that high quality services are being provided in an effective …
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    Nonprofit 2018 Top 5 Nonprofit Board Governance Challenges
    Board Effect published the top 5 challenges nonprofit boards face in 2018 Implementing Best Practices Building Board Diversity Leveraging Social Media “Refreshing” the Board Using Tech Effectively Click here for the study guide to help nonprofit leaders address these challenges.