Good Reads to Reflect and Recharge
On this, the first day of summer, take some time to reflect, recharge and read a good book. Read more to see the summer reading recommendations of members of the Institute for Nonprofits’ Community of Nonprofit Scholars and @NCSUNonprofits Twitter followers:
Nonprofit Marketing Guide published
Jossey-Bass published "The Nonprofit Marketing Guide: High-Impact, Low-Cost Ways to Build Support for Your Good Cause," book by Kivi Leroux-Miller and Katya Andresen.
Book on board governance to be published
More Than Just Money: Practical and Provocative Steps to Nonprofit Success, by Allen Proctor, to be published in July by LMM Press.
Guide published on giving to Haiti
Center for High Impact Philanthropy, University of Pennsylvania, released investment guide, Haiti: How Can I Help? Models for Donors Seeking Long-Term Impact.
Book on nonprofit mergers published
Nonprofit Mergers & Alliances, Second Edition, by Thomas A. McLaughlin, published by Wiley.
Book on nonprofit governance published
Making a Difference: The Management and Governance of Non Profit Enterprises, by Howard Berman, published by CCE Publications.
The Best of Bridgespan published
Bridgespan, celebrating its 10th anniversary, published The Best of Bridgespan on its website at www.bridgespan.org/best-of-bridgespan.aspx, featuring articles on topics such as identifying nonprofit funding models, building stronger management teams, and creating plans to accomplish nonprofit goals.
Book on national service published
The American Way to Change: How National Service and Volunteers Are Transforming America, by Shirley Sagawa, published by Jossey-Bass.
Book on giving back published
Life Is What You Make It: Find Your Own Path to Fulfillment, by Peter Buffett, published by Harmony Books.
Book on global philanthropy published
Globalization, Philanthropy, and Civil Society: Projecting Institutional Logics Abroad, edited by David C. Hammack and Steven Heydemann, published by Indiana University Press.