CEO Blog: Board Topics

When Does "Not One More Minute" Apply to Kids and Families?

A highlight of the Alliance CEO Council meetings, for me, is when we hear updates from council members on the activities of their organizations.

The information they share makes me proud to witness the importance of this century-old national association and our role to ensure both the strength, distinction, and influence of this great sector as, together, we lead to help all people reach their fullest potential. Isn’t that why we exist? … more

We are Surrounded by Inspirational Leaders

I am continually amazed by the level of courageous leadership among the dynamic network of nonprofit organizations that are members of the Alliance for Strong Families and Communities.

This was reinforced this past summer when I learned of the great response for nominations for the Peter B. Goldberg Aramark Building Community Executive Leadership Award. This yearly award is given by Aramark and the Alliance to recognize and showcase outstanding leadership and to foster greater awareness of the important work they do. … more

TED Talk Advice: Lose the Bake Sale Mentality and Invest in our Sector

Wow! I just finished watching one of the best TED Talks ever! Every citizen, nonprofit leader, foundation leader, nonprofit and foundation board member, public sector leader, and elected official or business leader needs to see this. (If you’re unsure what a TED Talk is, learn more here.) … more

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