Nonprofit Tweets of the Week – 8/21/15

Flag of China. Downtrend stock diagram.

The U.S. stock market had its worst day in 18 months yesterday with worries over China identified as the catalyst for the losses.  Have a listen to Billy Bragg’s Tomorrow’s Going To Be A Better Day while perusing our curated nonprofit tweets of the week:

  • Joan Garry: How a CEO and Board Chair Can Build an Amazing Partnership #nonprofit #leadership
  • Council of Nonprofits: The merit of going beyond #board orientation towards engagement: How does your #board demonstrate its engagement?
  • MagnifyGOOD: 21 ways for #nonprofits to get creative @Tech_Impact #NPTech
  • Sebastian St. George: Tax Extenders: For Sale To The Highest Bidder? #Forbes
  • Lucy Bernholz: “Crowdfunding for Public Goods and Philanthropy
  • Rob Reich: University endowments = tax-subsidized money hoarders, pay out more management comp than undergrad aid. @vicfleischer NY Times
  • CompassPoint: Racial and Ethnic Diversity in Arts Management: An Exposé and Guide: From @HowlRound
  • Council of Nonprofits: Executive compensation – understanding the board’s role, tips, and tools
  • Kimbia: This @GTak post about #crowdfunding laws has become a vital discussion in #nptech. #fundethics [Ed. 10 Takeaways from a discussion of crowdfunding on Nonprofit Radio.]
  • Fast Company: Despite what you’ve heard, the world IS getting better—but don’t get too complacent:
  • BDO Nonprofit: IRS issues final regulations on charitable remainder trusts via @AccountingToday
  • The Women’s Foundation: The rise of #ImpactInvesting with a #gender lens: NY Times @sullivanpaul
  • Caroline Preston: Larry Page to give his money to his company b/c he thinks it’ll accomplish more good than philanthropy Vox … via @voxdotcom [Ed. See my article A Prediction for the Nonprofit Sector in 2015.]