Maintaining appropriate documentation is critical for nonprofit success.
While a handy mnemonic for “A Board’s Critical Documents,” the acronym ABCD also represents a top-down outline that ranges from formative and rarely-changing documents (Articles of Incorporation, By-Laws) through regularly-revised strategic (Core) documents to daily, dynamic, tactical operational (Documentary) documents. We have tried to include a wide variety of sources in our hyperlinks for you to explore further:
D – Documentary and Operational (Tactical) Documents
The best organizational strategic plans are a complete waste of time if they are not implemented. The following documents are your organization’s tools and materials used throughout the year to ensure the organization’s mission and vision remain a focus and that the organization’s activities support the organization’s strategic plan:
This article is published by Yvonne Adkins of Adkins & Company, a Kentucky-based consulting group whose mission is to position charter schools for success by providing boards, operators and authorizers with access to high quality services and expertise.