TCFN _Newsletter March 2006.
The Bridgespan Group has released Business Planning for Nonprofits: What it is and why it matters. The report illustrates the key components of the business-planning process, shares practical tips about getting started, and describes a typical written plan.
The business-planning process offers nonprofit’s decision makers an opportunity to step back and look at their organisation as a whole. It is a time to connect the dots between mission and programs, to specify the resources that will be required to deliver those programmes, and to establish performance measures that allow everyone to understand whether the desired results are being achieved. Download the report here.