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WELCOME TO THE VOLUNTARY SECTOR KNOWLEDGE NETWORK (VSKN)
A PROGRAM OF
THE CENTRE FOR NON PROFIT MANAGEMENT
Victoria, B.C., Canada
Management Assistance for the Staff and Volunteers who Lead Canada's Nonprofit and Voluntary Organizations
VSKN will help you find answers to your management problems, issues and concerns. For each of them you can:
Go directly to the best information on the topic that
is available on the web or find the best books and articles
Seek one-on-one help from mentors with specialized
knowledge and experience with the topic
Just click on the broad nonprofit management topic area below that is most
likely to cover your interests OR enter keywords that capture
your concern in the SEARCH function at the top of this page.
and governance of nonprofit organizations. Topics covered
include: planning, board development, leadership skills, managing
Community and government relations. Topics covered include: building partnerships, improving relations with media, governments and clients.
raising. Topics covered include: learning how to fund
raise, getting grants and donations, raising money through
special events, campaigns, for-profit activities and gaming.
Financial Management. Topics covered include: accounting, bookkeeping, budgeting and financial reporting.
and evaluation for programs and organizational performance.
Topics covered include: building accountability relationships,
Managing People. Topics covered include: finding, keeping, and getting the best from paid staff and volunteers.
Information and Communications Technology. Topics covered include: making the most of computers, e-mail and websites.