Audit Essentials: What Every Board Needs to Know – Addressed to Board members of CAAs, this toolkit walks through the terms and processes of an audit report and how to read financial statements.
“Must Have” Financial Information for CAA Boards and CEOs – A CAA’s Balance Sheet and Organization-wide Revenue and Expenses statement provide essential info your organization’s sustainability, compliance, and risks. Learn how to find the info jewels on your financials and how to clear away the clutter than can make them hard to see and understand. Also access the webinar recording on CSBG Organizational Category 8: Financial Operations and Oversight.
Getting Your Community Action Agency Board of Directors to the Table, Engaged, and Motivated – webinar recording and other board development material for CAA Boards and executive directors looking to maximize board participation and increase board effectiveness.
Paycheck to Paycheck: The Life & Times of Katrina Gilbert offers a deeply personal, unvarnished and moving story of Katrina Gilbert, a single mom of three, struggling to get ahead but constantly getting knocked back by a system that almost seems designed to see her fail.
The Center for Nonprofit Excellence has developed a series of free Board Transformation Toolkits that provide the groundwork for boards to learn new skills, reflect on their strengths and plan steps to become even stronger.
Independent Sector has established the Resource Center for Good Governance and Ethical Practice to support organizations seeking to ensure that they are operating in accordance to the highest standards of ethics and accountability. The Resource Center showcases, through downloads or links, over 250 model policies, research papers, templates, and other tools.
New from CAPLAW! Tools for Top-Notch CAAs: A Practical Approach to Governance and Financial Excellence
CAPLAW created this six-section toolkit to assist boards and management in their collaborative efforts to build well-governed and effective Community Action Agencies (CAAs).
Access to recording and related resources for the webinar on Pathways to Excellence in Community Action.