Fostering Effective and Innovative Organizations  

To survive and thrive, organizations need to follow best practices and adapt to a changing environment.  

This section provides resources to help your organization and leadership grow.  

Resources – by Category

One Stop Shopping

The organizations below offer resources to address multiple capacity needs, from leadership development to advocacy.

  • Foraker Group: Foraker Group is an Alaska-based capacity builder serving the nonprofit sector, offering workshops, targeted training for leaders, organization consulting, and educational resources.
  • Fieldstone Alliance: Fieldstone Alliance develops and distributes user-friendly publications that help nonprofit, community, funders, government, and business leaders improve their communities.
  • Society for Nonprofit Organizations: SNPO offers a huge inventory of online and hard copy articles addressing everything from leadership to nonprofit compliance. Annual membership required.
  • Training Resources for the Environmental Community:  TREC is focused on building the capacity of individuals, organizations, and alliances to achieve landscape scale conservation and biological integrity and diversity in western North America.
  • Nonprofit Good Practice Guide
  • Technical Assistance for Community Services:  A nonprofit support organization offering training, consulting, and resources to help nonprofits throughout the Pacific Northwest strengthen their capacity to achieve their missions.
  • CompassPoint Nonprofit Services: Provides consulting and free resources in Executive transitions/succession planning, coaching, board development, finance, managing staff, and strategic planning.