Governance and Board members
NGO Matters: Practical Financial Management for Non-Profits
By Cathy Masters and Paul Tyler
The Third in the series is written by Cathy Masters and Paul Tyler who both have many years of experience providing guidance and training for nonprofits It is called ‘NGO Matters: Practical Financial Management for NonProfits‘ and explains the basic concepts and systems which are required for financial management.
NGO Matters: Governance for nonprofit boards
By Ricardo Wyngaard
The second in the series, written by attorney and governance specialist Ricardo Wyngaard is called ‘NGO Matters: Governance for nonprofit boards‘ and answers crucial questions like:
- Who is in charge?
- What is the fiduciary duty?
- What about King IV?
He also provides clear guidelines for organisations to put in place the governance practices that will protect them and their leaders.
NGO Matters- a practical legal guide to starting up
By Nicole Copley
This practical, step-by-step guide provides founders, board members, donors, and advisors to NGOs with critical information on structures and registrations, explains key concepts and dispels some myths along the way. It also includes extracts from relevant legislation and forms, in one handy volume.
Getting it right the first time can save NGOs frustrations, delays and expense, and allows them to access funding faster, as they will have the credibility and registrations that donors need.
For anyone setting up an NGO it is a call to pause, consider the options, and then make the right decisions for the future of your organisation.
The Strategy Workout: The 10 Tried-and-Tested Steps That Will Build Your Strategic Thinking Skills
Any book by globally reknowned fundraising and marketing fundi, Bernard Ross, is worth reading. His latest title, with Clare Segal is no exception.
The Stratgey Workout takes strategic planning to a new level while written in an accessible and easy to follow style. Bernard and Clare consult around the world and have helped the most dynamic non-profits in numerous countries in planning their successful strategies. They share their experiences in this outstanding book.