is an association of professionals throughout the world that advances philanthropy by enabling people and organizations to practice ethical and effective fundraising. The core activities through which AFP fulfills this mission include education, training, mentoring, research, credentialing and advocacy.
sets standards for ethical business behavior and monitors compliance. Almost 400,000 Accredited Businesses meet and commit to the organization’s high standards. The BBB also helps consumers identify trustworthy businesses, and those that are not, through more than 4 million BBB Business Reviews.
is a nonprofit online magazine for community nonprofits. It publishes every third Tuesday through an HTML newsletter delivered to more than 50,000 subscribers. Thanks to its sponsors and members, Blue Avocado subscriptions are free.
is dedicated to advancing the public good by building exceptional nonprofit boards and inspiring board service. BoardSource strives to support and promote excellence in board service, is the premier source of cutting-edge thinking and resources related to nonprofit boards, and engages and develops the next generation of board leaders.
works to guide intelligent giving. Their team of professional analysts has examined tens of thousands of non-profit financial documents. Using this knowledge, they have developed an unbiased, objective, numbers-based rating system to assess more than 7,000 of America’s best-know and some lesser know, but worthy, charities. The organization’s rating system examines two broad areas of…
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provides analytics, leading-edge insight and leadership to credit union industry decision-makers. The company is known for delivering in-depth analysis into each quarter of credit union data through analytics software.
is the locus of corporate governance research and communications at the Rotman School of Management.
is an international membership association dedicated to the talent development of credit union CEOs, directors and future leaders. Its offerings – from our highly acclaimed institutes to an array of online services and progressive strategic solutions – are the premier professional development programs in industry today helping credit union leaders reach their greatest potential.
is the largest national trade association in the United States serving America’s credit unions. The not-for-profit trade group is governed by volunteer directors who are elected by their credit union peers from across the nation. With its network of affiliated state credit union associations, CUNA serves America’s nearly 7,000 credit unions, which are owned by…
explores issues vital to the future of credit unions and consumer finance.
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believes that a just and sustainable world will result when the unique skills and resources of all sectors—business, civil society and government—are aligned toward that goal. They provide five key services: Membership, Advisory Services, Collaborative Initiatives, Partnerships and Research.
is a global, independent business membership and research association working in the public interest. Its mission is unique: To provide the world’s leading organizations with the practical knowledge they need to improve their performance and better serve society.
is the recognized authority focused on advancing exemplary Board leadership and establishing leading Boardroom practices. NACD provides world-class director education programs, national peer exchange forums and proprietary research to promote director professionalism, ultimately enhancing the economic sustainability of the enterprise and bolstering stakeholder confidence.
is a non-profit organization comprised principally of corporate secretaries and business executives in governance, ethics and compliance functions at public, private and not-for-profit organizations. It seeks to be a positive force for responsible corporate governance, providing news, research and “best practice” advice and providing professional development and education through seminars and conferences.