Category Archives: Excellence

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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Replication Partner Ohio Association of Nonprofit Organizations Announces Attorney General Office’s Support of Standards for Excellence

Standards for Excellence Replication Partner the Ohio Association of Nonprofit Organizations (OANO) recently announced that the Ohio Attorney General’s Charitable Law Section has endorsed the Standards for Excellence program offered by OANO. Peter M. Thomas, Chief of the Ohio Attorney General’s Charitable Law … Continue reading

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Pennsylvania Sealholders Celebrate Standards for Excellence at Annual Conference

Standards for Excellence® Replication Partner Pennsylvania Association of Nonprofit Organizations (PANO) recently held their Standards for Excellence Annual Conference in on September 21 and 22, 2015. During the conference, Standards for Excellence accredited and recognized organizations were asked “How has … Continue reading

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I give. Please join me! The case for nonprofit board giving.

We’re pleased to bring you this guest blog post from Susan Detwiler of The Detwiler Group.  Susan is a Standards for Excellence Licensed Consultant.  Standards for Excellence Licensed Consultants are an elite group of independent consultants that have been selected … Continue reading

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Congratulations To Our Latest Organizations!

The Standards for Excellence Institute would like to congratulate several organizations that recently earned or renewed their accreditation under the Standards for Excellence: An Ethics and Accountability Code for the Nonprofit Sector: Crossroads Community Inc., Centreville, Maryland HealthCare Access Maryland, Baltimore, Maryland … Continue reading

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Leadership: Volunteers

The following post was written by Issela Sono, former 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 … Continue reading

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Maryland Accredited and Recognized Organizations Listed in Baltimore Giving Guide

The Baltimore Business Journal‘s 2015 Giving Guide was recently released and features a two-page spread of the Standards for Excellence Institute. The spread includes a list of Standards for Excellence Accredited and Recognized organizations in Maryland. This annual publication comes out … Continue reading

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