Engage, Collaborate, Learn, and Share!

Welcome to the BoardSource Exchange! BoardSource members can now engage and interact with other nonprofit leaders in our membership community through our new online portal and/or straight from your inbox.

  • Post your own question or discussion topic, and contribute to discussions started by others.
  • Share interesting content: videos, documents, and links.

Here are a few simple steps to get you “exchanging” with other nonprofit leaders in the BoardSource membership community.

  • Complete your profile by adding your bio and a photo.
  • Join the BoardSource "Member Forum" at the “community" tab above (additional communities coming soon!).
  • Read existing discussions or post one of your own.
  • Keep exchanging… Learn from other leaders! Share your knowledge and experiences!

Latest News

  • Posted in: Member Forum

    Paul Hogle, a leading figure in orchestral fund raising and now president of the Cleveland Institute of Music, has made a study of this issue, and concludes that 19% is the healthy number, at least in the orchestral field.  I'm not sure where you could ...

  • Posted in: Member Forum

    I encountered one board where the Board Chair strongly pushed each board member to make their charitable giving to the Agency to be the largest of all charitable giving. Not a good idea!! A lot of quiet grumbling about the request. ...

  • Posted in: Member Forum

    I'm always astounded by this sort of thing. I'm worried that a group of volunteers governing our organization is already up to their eyeballs with actual governance work I cannot imagine setting them up with fundraising expectations too! I call "ridiculous" ...

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