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Advocating for Public Land Conservation During the Coronavirus Pandemic | Resource Media


This resource, provided by Resource Media, provides insight to the environmental community on how to reach out to constituents and the public around the critical issues they work on while still recognizing the challenges we are all facing. This website resource will help guide organizations to address the question, “How can conservationists and public lands advocates […]

CARES Act Resources for U.S. Nonprofits


Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security Act (CARES Act) What’s in the Bill for Nonprofits A clear and concise overview, provided by the National Council of Nonprofits, of the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act and what it means for Nonprofits. This article and accompanying analysis details the funding, tax credits, and other […]

Community Support Communications


Many organizations are showing their support for the communities they work in and around. Below are a variety of examples of how they’re seeking and offering additional assistance in their communities in response to the needs created by COVID-19. Email Outreach Grand Staircase Escalante Partners           Website Updates, Resources, and Blog […]

COVID-19 Resources for Canadian ENGOs


The Sustainability Network has compiled some of the best resources specifically for nonprofits and in some cases specifically for ENGOs. They have not taken a line by line review of entries although most come from highly trusted sources. VISIT RESOURCE ImagineCanada has also compiled a list of new measures by the federal government that impact […]

COVID-19 Resources for Canadian Fundraisers (and Others)


An extensive offering of information, resources, and guides with a focus on Canadian nonprofit organizations and fund development professionals to maneuver through COVID-19 and the changing landscape. It includes links to fund development resources to assist development professionals in event planning, donor retention, mobilizing volunteers, grants, working from home, and much more. This resource is […]

Emergency Executive Director Succession and Contingency Planning & Template

COVID-19 has spotlighted the need for organizations to develop emergency succession plans. This resource provides a roadmap and Emergency ED Succession Plan Template to create a plan for your organization.

Fiscal Controls for Your Organization

Fiscal controls are critical to every organization to protect against fraud and also create solid financial systems and procedures. This short tutorial covers the how and why of fiscal controls.

Fundraising Planning Checklist

When it’s time to determine your annual fundraising goals and prepare for the year ahead, a well-developed fundraising plan is a key to your success. This TREC resource walks you through creating a six-step process to create a roadmap to reach your goals.

Guidance for Reopening


As organizations consider phased reopenings of their offices, it is essential to follow local, state, provincial, and federal guidelines and requirements to ensure the safety of staff, volunteers, partners, vendors, and visitors. Below are links to publications from the US and Canada to support you in making informed decisions on when and how to open […]

How to Conduct an Organizational Assessment

A brief tutorial that will guide you through a step-by-step self-assessment of your organization. Walk through key indicators of organizational health and learn what to strive for in each. Follow along while you complete TREC’s Organizational Effectiveness Self-Assessment.

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