The following websites have useful resources on nonprofit management:
Alliance for Nonprofit Management is a membership organization targeting capacity building research and practice. Their mission is to increase the effectiveness of the individuals, groups, and organizations that help nonprofits and communities achieve positive social change. They promote learning and research in the field to address the implications for effective practice.
Blue Avocado is a free online magazine for nonprofit organizations. It has helpful articles on a range of subjects and is published six times a year.
BoardSource is a recognized leader in nonprofit board service. They provide support, training and education for nonprofit leaders across the country, sharing an extensive range of tools, resources and research to increase a board’s effectiveness and strengthen organizational capacity. While they are a membership organization, some material is available to the general population.
Greater Washington Society of CPAs Nonprofit Financial Accountability Task Force is a nation-wide collaborative comprised of members of the accounting and nonprofit communities that seek to strengthen the nonprofit sector in the U.S. by improving financial accountability in the sector through ongoing education initiatives and robust discussion of current topics. Nonprofit Accounting Basics is their website for use by U.S. nonprofits or all sizes and at all stages of development for access to current reference and educational materials.
Independent Sector is a membership organization that pulls together diverse nonprofit organizations to advance public policy, to build knowledge throughout the nonprofit sector and to provide networking opportunities for leaders in the nonprofit field.
National Council of Nonprofits is the national network of state nonprofit associations and other members. They serve as a centralized coordinator to help nonprofits make stronger collective impact across the country by identifying emerging trends, sharing proven practices and promoting solutions that benefit charitable organizations. They have a number of tools relating to good governance, finance, and fundraising.
Nonprofits Assistance Fund invests capital and financial expertise in nonprofits through loans, training, practical guidance, and financial management resources. Their online resource library includes financial management articles, templates and videos to help your nonprofit develop and implement effective practices. Their blog also contains useful financial information.
Nonprofit Information is an independent informational website for nonprofits.
Nonprofit Quarterly is an independent nonprofit news organization that has been serving nonprofit leaders, charitable foundations, educators, independent activists, and others involved in the civil sector for more than fifteen years. The journal is available online or in print.