Fiduciary duties of a non profit board member

The member of a board of non profit organization has several responsibilities towards the organization and towards the stakeholders of the non-profit organization and it is important that the you know your duties before you start a non profit organization. The duties of a non profit board member can be broadly classified into two- the […]

Drafting the Non profit organization’s by-laws

The by-laws (also called ‘bye’-laws) of a non profit organization lays down the broad policies and framework for conducting of its day to day activites and thus deserves special attention when starting a non profit organization. The by-laws cannot be changed except under exceptional circumstances by passing of the amendments by a majority of board […]

Responsibilities of the Board of a Non Profit

The board of a new start up non profit has the following responsibilities – 1. FORMULATE ORGANIZATION’S VISION MISSION AND OBJECTIVE A Vision statement imparts a long term direction for the non profit organization. A mission statement is a more specific draft of the vision while the Objectives statement provides very specific goals and the […]