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  • General Material
January 2007

Developing and Managing Volunteer Programs

Author(s): Carter McNamara
Article includes information and links on various aspects of the development and management of volunteer programs including: staffing analysis, job/task descriptions, recruitment, screening, orientation and training, and supervision.
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  • General Material
December 2006

An Influenza Pandemic Planning Guide for Homeless and Housing Service Providers

This Planning Guide is a tool to support planning for pandemic influenza in the homeless and housing service sector, offering new practices for day-to-day operations that will help during an influenza pandemic or any other emergency.
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  • General Material
December 2006

Reshape Issue 17: Dual Coalitions

This newsletter addresses issues that arise in dual coalitions. The articles focus on ideas and experiences of those working on creating balance and equality within dual coalitions.
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  • General Material
July 2006

Disaster-related Preparedness & Trauma Information Packet

Author(s): Julie Ann Rivers-Cochran, Joy M. Kruppa, Sharon Youngerman
This packet provides a variety of sample policies and procedures that programs can adapt to help address disaster preparedness.
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  • General Material
June 2006

Reshape Issue 19: Collaboration with Government Entities

This newsletter of the National Sexual Assault Coalition Resource Sharing Project focuses on the ways that Sexual Assault Coalitions are building capacity for community collaborations as well as collaborations with governmental entities.
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  • NRCDV Publications
  • General Material
April 2006

HarborCOV: One Community's Effort to Build Comprehensive Solutions to Domestic Violence

Author(s): Laurie Holmes, Jill Davies
This paper describes how one local domestic violence program, located in Chelsea, MA, built an innovative organization that transformed services, improving options for women's safety and their families' well-being.
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  • General Material
January 2006

Investing in Our Communities: Strategies for Immigrant Integration

This toolkit for grantmakers draws on extensive research and interviews with hundreds of foundation, community, business, and government leaders. It incorporates academic research as well as policy and community-based concerns into a resource that also can inform the work of practitioners in the nonprofit, public, and private sectors.
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  • Training Tools
  • General Material
January 2006

Mission-focused management and empowerment practice: A handbook for Executive Directors of DV Programs

Author(s): Cris M. Sullivan
This handbook presents a brief grounding of the Battered Women's Movement and offers specific ideas and strategies for engaging in mission-focused and empowerment management.
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  • General Material
August 2005

Violence Shelter Considers Hiring Male Director

Author(s): Courtney E. Martin
One of the country's oldest shelters opened a gender-neutral search for a new executive director and hired a man to run the organization in the interim. Some feminists call the move a violation of the founding principles to protect women.
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  • General Material
January 2005

Writing a Successful Grant Proposal

Author(s): Barbara Davis
This Minnesota Council on Foundations document provides an excellent source of information regarding the basics and the details of grant writing for non-profit development.
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  • General Material
January 2004

Staff Screening Tool Kit, 3rd Edition

The tool kit discusses specific actions you should take, as well as issues you need to consider, before selecting an individual to serve in your organization. The screening process presented is based upon four overarching principles: legal compliance, systematic application of procedures, matching level of screening with position-specific risk factors, and applying uniform selection criteria to all applicants for a specific position.
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  • General Material
  • Training Tools
January 2004

Logic Model Development Guide

Nonprofits today are being pressed to demonstrate the effectiveness of their program activities by initiating and completing outcome-oriented evaluation of projects. This guide was developed to provide practical assistance to nonprofits engaged in this process.