Nonprofit Tweets of the Week – May 27, 2011

My vacation week in Maui while Emily watched the office.  Here are some of my favorite posts of the week in the areas of nonprofit organizations, corporate governance, philanthropy, and social enterprises: 

  • SSIReview: How important is advocacy to your organization?
  • npquarterly: The best nonprofit video we've seen in a while, from one of the bravest nonprofits we've seen in a while
  • nonprofitlawyer: How to Answer Your Call to Charity w/o Starting a Nonprofit @FCAtlanta | More info on alternatives
  • NonProfitBanker: 10 Solid, Practical & Implementable Ways to Wake Up Your Nonprofit Brand, by Howard Levy
  • endeavoringE: Non-profit boards aren't a "soft" option. They're equally, if not more important, than for-profit boards.
  • socialedge: Newsletter: New Business Models for Social Entrepreneurs –
  • FCNewYork: Looking for a B corp?
  • robreich: Nice post. @SSIReview B Corp certification has its pros and cons:
  • Kiva: Beautifully written letter by Dr. Yunus addressing the people of Grameen Bank in regards to his departure.
  • NickKristof: Do elite colleges need to do more to increase access to low-income students? Great article:

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Dinner at Japengo
Dinner view from Japengo, Ka'anapali