Other Links

Please note that the Nonprofit Management Center is not responsible for the content on the following websites.

Alliance for Nonprofit Management

Resource for and listing of management support organizations (MSO’s), individual professionals and a range of national, regional, umbrella, research and academic, publishing and philanthropic organizations that provide technical assistance (training and consulting) to nonprofits.

Association of Fundraising Professionals

Formerly known as the National Association of Fundraising Executives, this is the website of the largest association of charity fundraisers. AFP has a chapter in the Permian Basin. Contact information for the chapter can be found on their link menu along with jobs, conferences, a resource center and search sites. AFP offers an online course on Fundraising.

Association of Volunteer Professionals

The purpose of Association of Volunteer Professionals (AVP) is to promote professional development, encouraging volunteerism and advancing the creative use of resources in the Permian Basin.

Blue Avocado

A nonprofit online magazine for community nonprofits that is practical, provocative, and fun food-for-thought for nonprofits. Blue Avocado subscriptions are free and publish every third Tuesday through an HTML newsletter delivered to more than 60,000 subscribers.

BoardSource

Formerly the National Center for Nonprofit Boards. Started in 1988, this 501(c)3 was formed to increase the effectiveness of nonprofit boards. The world’s largest publisher of materials on nonprofit governance including print, video and audiotapes. Offers workshops, a Q&A forum and consultant services.

Guidestar

A searchable database of more than 620,000 US nonprofit organizations.

Idealist.org

Idealist is an interactive site where people and organizations can exchange resources and ideas, and locate opportunities and supporters.

Idealware

Idealware, a 501(c)3 nonprofit, provides thoroughly researched, impartial and accessible resources and software to help nonprofits make smart software decisions.

Independent Sector

A coalition of nonprofits, foundations and corporate giving programs with a mission to strengthen the nonprofit sector. Access to free research publications, educational news in public policy arena, a newsroom and research service links.

Leader To Leader Institute

Offers educational opportunities and resources to nonprofits with a mission to lead social sector organizations toward excellence in performance. Select Conferences, Publication and Fellowships from their menu. Sponsors the Peter F. Drucker Foundation Award for Nonprofit Innovations.

National Council of Nonprofits (NCN)

NCN serves as a central coordinator and mobilizer to help nonprofits achieve greater collective impact in local communities across the country.

Nonprofit Risk Management Center

As a nonprofit, the Center is uniquely positioned to both understand and respond to questions with practical, affordable suggestions for controlling risks that threaten a nonprofit’s ability to accomplish its mission. Provides risk management assistance and resources for community-serving nonprofit organizations.

Nonprofit Technology Enterprise Network (NTEN)

Founded in 2000, NTEN is primarily a community for those interested in the use of technology to support nonprofit organizations and issues.

OneStar Foundation

OneStar supports the nonprofit sector and its stakeholders through initiatives that increase civic engagement, research, rigorous evaluation and nonprofit organizational excellence. Our goal is to achieve sustainable social impact throughout the larger nonprofit infrastructure.

Permian Basin Area Foundation

The Permian Basin Area Foundation is a community foundation serving the communities of West Texas and southeastern New Mexico by providing grants to nonprofit organizations, managing permanent charitable endowments, and stewarding gifts from donors who wish to leave lasting legacies of philanthropy for their communities.

TechSoup

Technology resource aimed at nonprofit organizations featuring nonprofit organizations with discounts, articles, and recommendations.

Texas Association of Nonprofit Organizations

TANO promotes awareness and education about nonprofit policies and management issues; provides nonprofit insurance and group purchasing; and on-line information and publications.

The Foundation Center

Founded in 1956, this site is an online source of information on foundations and philanthropy. It is the owner of the Cooperative Collections Library service and offered educational programs; a search zone; a virtual classroom; and resource and training schedules.