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VIDEO: Just How Easy is it to Find the Perfect Nonprofit Board for You?

Watch BoardAssist’s recent nationally televised interview discussing just how easy it can be to find the perfect nonprofit board. Described as New York’s leading nonprofit board matching service, BoardAssist’s services are recognized as an absolutely vital tool for New Yorkers …

FAQs Summary – Our Most Read FAQ Posts

BoardAssist started a blog series recently pulling out from our book Giving Back the most frequently asked questions we receive from board candidates every year. Curious which FAQ posts were the most widely read?  We’ve culled the favorites from the

FAQs about Joining a Nonprofit Board: How do I manage or avoid the awkward “how much money can you give” conversation?

Have you been led to believe that serving on a nonprofit board is just about writing checks and asking your friends for money? We hope we can address this concern in our new blog series on the most frequently asked questions

FAQs about Joining a Nonprofit Board: How does the board matching process work? How long does it take?

Ready to join a board but worried that the process of finding the right one may be be a major project taking a lot of your time?  We hope we can address this concern in our new blog series on

Use Nonprofit Financials as a Strategic Decision-Making Tool

Philanthropic New Yorkers come to BoardAssist every day looking to join a board where they can play a meaningful role – and “be the change” they want to see in the world. As guest blogger Paul Konigstein has discussed in our

FAQs about Joining a Nonprofit Board: Does it matter that I’ve never served on a nonprofit board before?

Have you been following our new blog series on the most frequently asked questions we hear from candidates considering joining a nonprofit board?  All the answers have always be available in our book Giving Back, downloadable from the top of

FAQs about Joining a Nonprofit Board: How Much of my Time will I have to Give?

More this week from our new blog series on the most frequently asked questions we hear from candidates considering joining a nonprofit board.  All the answers have always be available in our book Giving Back, downloadable from the top of every

FAQ – Why would a nonprofit board want ME as a board member? What do I have to offer?

Thinking about joining a nonprofit board but not sure where to begin?  Many BoardAssist candidates start by reading our book Giving Back, downloadable from the top of every page of our website.  Don’t have the time to read our

7 Ingenious Fundraising Ideas to Raise Money Online

Think your nonprofit has tried every possible way to raise money for their good work? Nonprofit Hub has inspired us with lots of great new ideas in this week’s guest post. Has your nonprofit tried them all? Thanks for the

How Text Messaging Has Revolutionized Giving

Most of our board placements love nothing better than joining a board where they can be a voice of change. Perhaps that voice in 2017 will be to help your nonprofit adopt text messaging as a new way of fundraising.

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