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Guide or Instruction

Why Nonprofit Boards Fail

Nonprofit boards typically fail for one of two reasons: they lose sight of their mission, or they don't adapt to change.

Use these five tools to craft a convincing message to advocate for historic preservation in your community.

Organizing a Fundraising Auction for Your Nonprofit Organization, Part 2 of 3

Staging an auction can be a fun way to raise funds as long as your nonprofit organization plans the event carefully.

Learn strategies for responding to community misunderstandings and “bad press”

When you start a new nonprofit organization, you must not overlook some mundane but important operating practices.

Asking for money is never easy, but these tips suggest some easy ways to ask people to support your nonprofit organization.

National History Day in Wisconsin

See a press release template for a school-level NHD event

Government Relations for Historic Preservation Advocates, Part 1 of 2

Your historic preservation advocacy group can accomplish great things by building a good relationship with government officials.

How You Can Win When You Lose

You may not win every historic preservation campaign, but you can use your foundation of support to launch your next effort.

Explore information about caring for the clay tile roof on your historic house.

Young people may have much to offer your historic preservation organization - and they could turn into dues-paying members down the road.

Guide or Instruction

Writing a Process Paper

National History Day in Wisconsin

Learn about how to write the process paper for NHD.

Learn how to request microfilm records from the Genealogical Society of Utah.

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

Methods for improving the energy efficiency of historic windows.

Classroom Materials for NHD

Learn about how to bring National History Day into your classroom, including strategies, handouts, and lesson plans

If your nonprofit organization is considering investments and planned giving, you will need a committee that is dedicated to this task.

Your nonprofit board will be more successful if members adopt the skills and habits that lead to excellence in these six areas of competency.

Identify effective ways to craft your historic preservation message for different audiences by anticipating their concerns and objections.

Organizing a Fundraising Auction for Your Nonprofit Organization, Part 1 of 3

An auction is a great way to engage members in fundraising for your nonprofit organization, but it is also a huge commitment.
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