BoardSource is dedicated to advancing the public good by building exceptional nonprofit boards and inspiring board service. BoardSource offers dozens of publications about how to increase the effectiveness of nonprofit boards, as well as a full slate of in-person trainings, webinars, and consulting services. The organization also sponsors an annual conference on nonprofit governance.
BoardSource offers excellent resources on the board’s role in fundraising and building board skills for fund development. Sample publications include:
- Speaking of Money
- Capital Campaigns: Constructing a Successful Fundraising Drive
- Presenting: Fund-Raising (The Board Member’s Role in Resource Development)
BoardSource also offers a number of resources related to chief executive recruitment and succession planning including books available for purchase, as well as some publications in their Learning Center section. Most publications are available to members only.