Nonprofit agencies in New Jersey (and everywhere else) are working with serious budget constraints. With that in mind, we are devoting this page of our site to the posting of resources that focus on issues which leaders in the nonprofit world have to grapple with daily...things like how to build efficiencies into your workflow; stretch your limited funds; find new sources of revenue; achieve best practices, adhere to ethical standards, and more. Please help us by sharing resources that you have discovered and found useful. Send your recommendations to us today.
Free Legal Services and Advice for Non-Profits
The Pro Bono Partnership provides free legal assistance to nonprofit organizations in New York, New Jersey, and Connecticut and their website provides easy access to a broad range of business legal advice. Nonprofits can request legal assistance through the site on a wide range of business issues or for answers to quick questions. The site has a collection of articles and webinars on legal topics.
Find and apply for federal grants at Grants.gov, a central storehouse for information on over 1,000 grant programs providing access to approximately $500 billion in annual awards.
Best Practices and Ethical Standards
Independent Sector is a leadership forum for charities, foundations, and corporate giving programs committed to advancing the common good in America and around the world. The website offers access to resources on developing leadership skills; charting the tangible benefits non-profits provide to the community; strengthening non-profit accountability, governance, and ethical standards, promoting volunteer commitment, and more.