Resources


Considerable resources exist to help nonprofits achieve their ambitions. We’ve tried to collect the ones that seem most relevant to the areas where SeaChange is active.

COVID-19 Briefing Note

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The Financial Health of the US Nonprofit Sector

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SeaChange Oliver Wyman Risk Report

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Philadelphia Risk Report

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Overhead for Trustees

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NYC Contract Delays Vol.2-1

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Closing the Gap A True Cost Analysis March 2019

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Nonprofit M&A is No Oxymoron

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Creating Fertile Soil for Nonprofit Mergers

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Making Sense of Nonprofit Collaborations

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Mergers as a Strategy for Success

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The Foundation Center – Nonprofit Collaboration Resources Page

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Maximizing Philanthropic Impact by Funding Nonprofit Collaboration

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How to Fund Nonprofit Mergers and Partnerships

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Success Factors in Nonprofit Mergers – Full Report

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Success Factors in Nonprofit Mergers – Synopsis

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What Do We Know About Nonprofit Mergers – Summary

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The Collaborative Map (La Piana)

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The Nonprofit Mergers Workbook

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A Framework for Collaboration by NESC

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Map of Funders Supporting Collaboration Across the United States

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Beyond Collaboration: Strategic Restructuring of Nonprofit Organizations

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Nonprofit Repositioning Fund (Greater Philadelphia)

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Better Together Fund (Dallas)

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Mission Sustainability Initiative (Chicago)

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Forbes Funds (Pittsburgh)

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Lodestar Foundation (National)

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Arizona Together for Impact Fund

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Build NYC Resource Corporation

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Confluence Philanthropy

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Corporation for Supportive Housing

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Deutsche Bank Americas Foundation

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Enterprise Community Partners

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Fund for the City of New York

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Goldman Sachs Urban Investment Group

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The Impact

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Low Income Investment Fund

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Leviticus Fund

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Local Initiative Support Corporation

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Nonprofit Finance Fund

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Partners for the Common Good

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Prudential Social Investment Program

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The New York City Investment Fund

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Global Impact Investing Network

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Impact Assets

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Mission Investors Exchange

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Money and Impact Directory

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Next Street

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Social Finance

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The Social Entrepreneurs’ Fund

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Third Sector Capital Partners

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BoardAssist

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BTQ Financial

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The Bridgespan Group

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CRE (Community Resource Exchange)

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Cause Effective

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FCNY Partnership Program

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FMA (Fiscal Management Associates)

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Fractured Atlas (Arts & Culture)

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HBS Club of NY Community Partners

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Innovations Quantified

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Kiwi Partners

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La Piana Consulting

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Lawyers Alliance for New York

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NESC (National Executive Service Corps)

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NFF (Nonprofit Finance Fund)

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Nonprofit New York

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NYCON (New York Council of Nonprofits)

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Rebecca Thomas & Associates

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Support Center | Partnership In Philanthropy

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Taproot Foundation

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TriNet (HR, Benefits, Payroll & Compliance for Nonprofits)

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Webb Arts Management

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The Whelan Group

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Wellspring Consulting

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New York City Contract Delays: The Facts Volume 2

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Closing the Gap: A True Cost Analysis of Early Childhood Education in New York City

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The Financial Health of Nonprofits in Hawaii

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New York City Contract Delays: The Facts

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The Financial Risks of US Nonprofits and How to Manage Them

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The Financial Health of the United States Nonprofit Sector

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A National Imperative: Joining Forces to Strengthen Human Services in America

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The Financial Health of Philadelphia-Area Nonprofits

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Risk Management For Nonprofits (SeaChange’s thinking on this topic)

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Understanding Overhead: A Governance Challenge for Nonprofit Trustees

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New York Nonprofits in the Aftermath of FEGS: A Call to Action (Self-reflection on the part of NYC Human Services Sector)

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Charity governance, finance and resilience: 15 questions trustees should ask

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Audit Committees and Audit Quality

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Ahead of the Curve Report

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Open Road Alliance (a funder that wants to put risk on the agenda)

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Open Road Tool Kit

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Res-Care Form 10-K (Food for thought from the for-profit sector, particularly pages 10-44)

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Assessing Financial Vulnerability in Nonprofits (Very wonky but great data)

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The Mission-Infused Nonprofit CFO: Aligning Mission and Finance for Success

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Risk Alternatives

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Nonprofit Risk Management Center

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SSIR Call for Better Nonprofit Risk Management

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Loss Leaders: Growth and Financial Health

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A Nonprofit Wind-Down: The PPV Case Study

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Winding Down: A Risk Management Checklist

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Nonprofit Dissolution: What to Do When Closing the Doors

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Nonprofit Decline and Dissolution Project Report

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The Zone of Insolvency

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A Guide for Nonprofit Organizations: Bankruptcy Issues

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Navigating a Nonprofit Through Bankruptcy

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A Nonprofit Wind-Down: Preserving the Legacy of Change the Equation

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Strategic Giving: The Art and Science of Philanthropy

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A Gift Observed: Reflections on Philanthropy and Civilization

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Just Giving: Why Philanthropy Is Failing Democracy and How It Can Do Better

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Giving Done Right: Effective Philanthropy and Making Every Dollar Count

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Handbook of Research on Nonprofit Economics and Management

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The Nonprofit Sector: A Research Handbook

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Nonprofits and Government: Collaboration and Conflict

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The Board Book: An Insider’s Guide for Directors and Trustees

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Governance as Leadership: Reframing the Work of Nonprofit Boards

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Philanthropy in America

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The Civically Engaged Reader

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The Foundation: A Great American Secret

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Managing the Nonprofit Organization: Principles and Practices

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How The Other Sector Survives: Lessons in Non-Profit Management

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Leap of Reason: Managing to Outcomes in an Era of Scarcity

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Economism and its Limits

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Trust in Numbers The Pursuit of Objectivity in Science and Public Life

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Heuristics and Biases in Charity

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Sympathy and callousness: The impact of deliberative thought on donations

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Unpacking the Impact in Impact Investing

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Down the Rabbit Hole? Impact Investing and Large Foundations

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Virtue is its own reward

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Program Related Investments (Center for High Impact Philanthropy)

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When Does Equality Matter?

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‘Giving Done Right’ by Phil Buchanan

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A tentative win on contracts

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