Board of Directors

Principles & Practices

Principles & Practices for Nonprofit Excellence: ​A Self-Help Tool for Organizational Effectiveness

Based on the fundamental values of quality, responsibility, and accountability, Principles & Practices includes guiding principles on 12 aspects of governance, management, and operations for both nonprofit board and staff members. It also provides specific benchmarks under each category to help nonprofits use best practices in their daily work.

Salaries and Benefits

Salaries & Benefits in North Carolina's Nonprofits

There's no better way to acknowledge the greatest strength of the nonprofit sector - its people - than with fair and competitive salaries and benefits.

Based on more than 150 responses, the 2018 Compensation Report for North Carolina Nonprofits provides salary and benefit benchmarks for positions in nonprofits of all types and sizes across North Carolina and can help your organization:

Joan Garry Talks to a Martian

Joan Garry will be the keynote speaker at the 2017 NC Nonprofits Conference, Embracing Uncertainty, September 13-15 in Concord.  She’ll also present a concurrent session entitled “How to Create a Five-Star Elevator Pitch.”  You don’t want to miss her, so act now to register before rates go up September 7. The Center interviewed her in anticipation of her visit to North Carolina, and this is what she had to say.