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Not For Profit Governance

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Governance

An In-Depth analysis of your organisation’s governance, covering management reporting to and relationships with your Directors or Trustees. This work analyses your organisation’s overall leadership structure and matches it to your governance approach, whether you have Exec Directors or Trustees. The work will uncover mis-matches with skills, culture, stakeholder & client/beneficiary management and more.

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Challenge

Do you use constructive challenge with senior managers?

The Right People?

Do you have the correct persons in place to oversee that the organisation’s strategies match your capabilities and skills?

Reward

Do you properly incentivise excellent work?

Engagement

Do you engage fully with any Directors / Trustees?

Practising What you Preach

Do you have suitable policies and procedures in place for your business type and do you use them?

Expectations

Do you have any expectations of your Directors / Trustees, above investment of time for Board meetings (i.e. Contacts-sharing, Events support, Funder support) and are these articulated and agreed in writing?

External Influence

Do you have a communicative and supportive Board or tier of management, with skills matched to the business and a will to represent the organisation?

Charity Commission & Other Guidelines

Do you have a relationship with The Charity Commission and/or other supportive bodies, such as NAVCO, ACEVO or others?
Does your Board of Directors/Trustees understand their responsibilities with respect to reporting and with respect to legal obligations to your organisation?

About Brooklyn
I HAVE LEARNED OVER THE YEARS THAT WHEN ONE’S MIND IS MADE UP, THIS DIMINISHES FEAR; KNOWING WHAT MUST BE DONE DOES AWAY WITH FEAR
ROSA PARKS

Not For Profit Diagnostic

For a quick insight into where your organisation is at the moment our unique diagnostic will provide you with an overview of your key drivers and some comments on how to improve them

5 minute Diagnostic

So how well do you know your organisation? Are you delivering on your aspirations and plans for the future? Do your staff skills match your organisation’s need? Do you understand your finances? Do you have a suitable marketing strategy? Try our 5 minute diagnostic to see how you measure up

Funding Sources

Is lack of funding holding your organisation back? We know you are almost certainly accessing grants and trusts, but have you considered Repayable Finance from sources such as Social Investment Business and National & Local voluntary Infrastructure organisations? We have an array of funding partners, so contact us to start a discussion!

THE SECRET OF CHANGE IS TO FOCUS ALL YOUR ENERGY NOT ON FIGHTING THE OLD BUT ON BUILDING THE NEW
Socrates