Author Archives: Susan Larsen

Increase Your Nonprofit Effectiveness With Exclusive Learning Opportunities

The Standards for Excellence Institute is committed to helping you increase your nonprofit effectiveness and we are proud to announce that we have scheduled TEN exclusive learning webinars to our events calendar throughout 2016. In addition to two introductory webinars that provide … Continue reading

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Congratulations To Our Latest Organizations!

The Standards for Excellence Institute would like to congratulate the following organization that has earned their recognition under the Institute’s Standards Basics program: National Alliance On Mental Illness of Central Virginia, Richmond, VA

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Charity Inc.: Stand for Your Mission

The following post originally appeared in The Journal Record and was written by Marnie Taylor, president and CEO of the Oklahoma Center for Nonprofits, a replication partner of the Standards for Excellence Institute. This week, the Oklahoma Legislature convened in the Capitol … Continue reading

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2016 Class of Licensed Consultants Advance Standards for Excellence® Mission in Pennsylvania

  The Standards for Excellence Institute, an initiative designed to help nonprofit organizations operate more ethically and accountably, and the Pennsylvania Association of Nonprofit Organizations (PANO), the statewide association of nonprofits serving the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania and a licensed partner … Continue reading

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Building a Nonprofit Website and Online Presence

Ensuring your organization is taking full advantage of the web can be a daunting task. However, a good nonprofit website and strong online presence is crucial to managing an organization’s reputation and success. Nonprofits can promote their missions and services … Continue reading

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Building Families for Children Receives $100,000 from Donor and is Cited for ‘Excellence’

Recent sealholder Building Families for Children announces today the receipt of a $100,000 gift from a private backer of the nearly century-old, faith-based nonprofit. The organization recently earned their accreditation under the Standards for Excellence program. “This welcomed and generous donation will … Continue reading

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Updated Resource on Nonprofit Disclosure: Disclose It!

The Standards for Excellence: An Ethics and Accountability Code for the Nonprofit Sector states that all nonprofits “must be aware of and comply with all applicable federal, state, and local laws.”  Of course, nonprofit disclosure laws are among the important … Continue reading

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