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Facebook offers enormous potential to build support and raise money for your cause.

Many tools are available to help your historic preservation group produce and share rich and engaging multimedia content on the web.

Investing in your resources wisely is the key to maximizing your budget. Learn which resources are worth the money.

Your nonprofit board and executive director have different and complementary roles, but they must work together to ensure your organization is a success.

By using a committee governance structure, your nonprofit board can divide up its work into more manageable tasks.

Make the most of your meeting with an elected official or political staffer by takinge the right actions before, during, and after the meeting.

Get answers to some common questions about intellectual property for historic preservation organizations.

Student Guides to NHD

Learn how to create your National History Day project.

If your nonprofit board forms a governance committee, it will serve as your board’s conscience and ensure your board lives up to its potential.

Compiled by the Wisconsin Historical Records Advisory Board

Find helpful information on managing local historical records.

Guide or Instruction

Birth Records Research Tips

Learn tips for using birth records for family history research.

Tours offer a great way to increase the visibility of your organization and preservation issues in the area.

The passion that fuels advocacy work can also lead to friction and conflict among the staff, board members, and volunteers of a nonprofit organization.

Learn about the types of federal funding programs available for preserving a historic building or place in your community.

Read about techniques to help you develop a well-written historical marker inscription.

Learn how to purchase digital files and prints and receive permission for commercial and non-profit projects.

The duties of nonprofit board officers generally break down into three roles: president or chair, vice president or vice chair, and treasurer.

Before you can officially call your organization a "nonprofit," you must apply for tax-exempt status with the IRS.

Get to Know Your Elected Officials and their Staff

Government outreach for advocates means two things: establishing relationships with the right people, and knowing who does what.

One way to attract and keep donors in your nonprofit organization is to operate with transparency.
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