Author Archives: Amy Coates Madsen

About Amy Coates Madsen

Amy Coates Madsen serves as the Program Director of the Standards for Excellence Institute.

We’ve Moved!

The official Standards for Excellence Institute blog has moved! Our blog is now fully integrated into our new website at http://www.standardsforexcellence.org. If you are a subscriber to our blog, be sure to sign up and continue receiving notifications of new posts. … Continue reading

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Congratulations To Our Latest Organizations!

The Standards for Excellence Institute would like to congratulate an organization that recently earned or renewed their accreditation under the Standards for Excellence: An Ethics and Accountability Code for the Nonprofit Sector: Building Families for Children, Columbia, MD The Standards for … Continue reading

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Legal Compliance and Ethics

The following post was written by Issela Sono, Nonprofit Management and Governance Intern at the Standards for Excellence Institute®. Issela has volunteered in various nonprofit organizations in the Maryland and Washington, DC area while pursuing her undergraduate studies in Global Business and Public … Continue reading

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Watch the Video! ABC27 Harrisburg Features PANO’s Standards 2.0

Standards for Excellence Replication Partner Pennsylvania Association of Nonprofit Organizations was recently featured on ABC27 in Harrisburg for their Standards 2.0 rollout. Read all about it and watch the report here. If you’re in Pennsylvania, be sure to checkout their … Continue reading

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Leadership: Staff

The following post was written by Issela Sono, Nonprofit Management and Governance Intern at the Standards for Excellence Institute®. Issela has volunteered in various nonprofit organizations in the Maryland and Washington, DC area while pursuing her undergraduate studies in Global Business and Public … Continue reading

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Leadership: Board

The following post was written by Issela Sono, Nonprofit Management and Governance Intern at the Standards for Excellence Institute®. Issela has volunteered in various nonprofit organizations in the Maryland and Washington, DC area while pursuing her undergraduate studies in Global Business and Public … Continue reading

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Updated Educational Resource Packet Released: Personnel Policies – Standards for Excellence Employee Handbook

The following post was written by Issela Sono, Nonprofit Management and Governance Intern at the Standards for Excellence Institute. Issela has volunteered in various nonprofit organizations in the Maryland and Washington, DC area while pursuing her undergraduate studies in Global Business and Public … Continue reading

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