This is the first in a three-part resource series from PJ on grassroots transitions.
Sustaining mission and passion
In this article, Andrea Bazán, president of the Triangle Community Foundation, discusses sustaining mission and passion in a growing nonprofit based on her own experience as a founder and first executive director of North Carolina advocacy group El Pueblo.
Charles Lewis, founder of the Center for Public Integrity, shares tips and insights on founder leave-takings in this article from the Stanford Social Innovation Review.
Assessing growth potential
Two Bridgespan consultants offer basic steps for assessing nonprofit growth potential in this case study reprinted in the Stanford Social Innovation Review.
Look for tips next week on grassroots branding, starting or granting to endowments, and building a fundraising culture.