The Forbes Funds advances the well-being of our region by helping human service and community-based nonprofits build their management capacity and increase the impact of their mission work. To inform the work that we do, we are asking you to complete this Nonprofit Needs Assessment. You can preview/work through the assessment using the PDF version then record your responses online.
Nonprofit Resource Library
Explore self-service capacity-building resources for nonprofit leaders and practitioners.
Explore the guide to organizational capacity assessment. This includes a framework that facilitates individual reflections about an organization’s trajectory, helps stakeholders identify shared concerns and priority actions, and provides tool provides common language to discuss difficult organizational issues and focuses the conversation on the questions within a tool rather than opinions of specific individuals.
Is your organization thinking about a strategic affiliation or alliance? Are you wondering about what options are out there, what questions to ask, and what due diligence should involve? Are you worried that you might be forgetting something? We have your answers.
Explore the various roles of the Board, Finance Committee, and Staff in regards to budgeting, financial statements, financial controls, audits & 990s, investments, and overall.
Financial Planning for Nonprofits and why it is important
How Nonprofits should engage in The Science of Giving And the Art of Asking
Board & Staff Responsibilities for Nonprofits
National Cost Benchmarks for Nonprofit Strategic Plans and Business Plans for Nonprofits for Nonrprofits
Explore what a sample financial ratio looks like for your nonprofit organization
Explore this sample cash flow projection in this financial management series for Nonprofits
Today’s community call featured Pete Schramm who discussed the importance of mentorship in individual and team development. The talk was followed with public policy and program updates.
GPNP & PANO are collaborating to support our members to advocate for relief for PA nonprofit organization impacted by COVID-19. Download the toolkit to find messaging and instructions for how to reach out to your legislators.
The Case for Collective Impact: Addressing Racial and Ethnic Disparities in the Juvenile Justice System in Allegheny County
Addressing Racial and Ethnic Disparities in the Juvenile Justice System in Allegheny County
Sexual Harassment in the Workplace in a ‘Me Too’ World for Nonprofits
In this process, nonprofit workforce leaders’ objective is to assess the leaders in your organization to identify effectiveness and potential for movement to higher level positions and to create development plans.
Social Velocity Fundraising Assessment or how Nonprofits move from Fundraising to Financing