Doing Good Even Better: How to Be an Effective Board Member of a Nonprofit Organization  -     By: Edgar Stoesz
Buy Item $8.19 Retail: $9.95 Save 18% ($1.76) Add To Cart
Add To Wishlist

Doing Good Even Better: How to Be an Effective Board Member of a Nonprofit Organization

Good Books / 2007 / Paperback

$8.19 (CBD Price)
|
Retail: $9.95
|
Save 18% ($1.76)
Buy 32 or more for $7.78 each.
Availability: In Stock
CBD Stock No: WW8601X

Current Promotions

Product Information

Format: Paperback
Vendor: Good Books
Publication Date: 2007
ISBN: 1561486019
ISBN-13: 9781561486014
Availability: In Stock

Related Products

  1. Setting the Agenda: Meditations for the Organization's Soul
    Setting the Agenda: Meditations for the Organization's Soul
    Edgar Stoesz, Rick M. Stiffney
    Herald Press / 2011 / Trade Paperback
    $15.99
    Availability: In Stock
    CBD Stock No: WW195569

Publisher's Description

    
     This book is practical, ready-to-go material for nonprofit board members who are stiffly new or wearily veteran. Author Edgar Stoesz, retired board chair of Habitat for Humanity, writes crisply from his wise and seasoned board experience.

     
     The trusted handbook for nonprofit board service is back—newly revised and updated! Doing Good Even Better is approachable wisdom, fresh from the recently retired chair of Habitat for Humanity International. Edgar Stoesz (Stãyce) has made Doing Good Even Better a guidebook. 
     
     In short, pointedly-written chapters, Stoesz covers: Helping Directors Understand Their Governance Role A Plan to Fulfill the Purpose Reporting Back to the Members Planning Effective Meetings Great Boards Have a Good Fight (occasionally) Working Your Way Through a Crisis Great Boards Celebrate Leaving Right "Discussion/Action Questions" conclude many of the chapters. In addition, Stoesz offers a "Board Evaluation Form," a "Director's Self-Evaluation Form," and an Outline for the "Executive Director Annual Review." 
     
     Doing Good Even Better is practical, ready-to-go material for board members who are stiffly new or wearily veteran. Author Edgar Stoesz writes crisply from his wise and seasoned board experience.

Author Bio

     
     Edgar Stoesz has spent most of his adult life in nonprofit organizations, both as director and employee. He was a staff member of Mennonite Central Committee for 33 years, seven of those as Associate Executive Secretary. He served as President-CEO of Mennonite Indemnity for 34 years. Stoesz spent six years on the board of Habitat for Humanity International, four of those years as Chair. And while in that position, he worked closely with former President Jimmy Carter. He is currently First Vice President of Hospital Albert Schweitzer (Haiti). Presently he also chairs the board of the American Leprosy mission. In his administrative responsibilities, he has visited more than 50 countries. He has contributed articles to many publications and addressed audiences on a variety of subjects related to his service. He is the author of Doing Good Better and Common Sense for Board Members, and the editor of Meditations for Meetings, all published by Good Books.

Product Reviews

Be the first to write a review!

Ask Christianbook

Back
×

Ask Christianbook

What would you like to know about this product? Please enter your name, your email and your question regarding the product in the fields below, and we'll answer you in the next 24-48 hours.

If you need immediate assistance regarding this product or any other, please call 1-800-CHRISTIAN to speak directly with a customer service representative.

Other Customers Also Purchased

  1. Just Walk Across the Room: Simple Steps Pointing People to Faith - eBookeBOOK
    Just Walk Across the Room: Simple Steps Pointing People to Faith - eBook
    Bill Hybels
    Zondervan / 2008 / ePub
    $8.99
    Availability: In Stock
    CBD Stock No: WW2550EB
  2. One Thousand Gifts: A Dare to Live Fully Right Where You Are - eBookeBOOK
    One Thousand Gifts: A Dare to Live Fully Right Where You Are - eBook
    Ann Voskamp
    Zondervan / 2011 / ePub
    $9.04 Retail: $10.99 Save 18% ($1.95)
    4 Stars Out Of 5 8 Reviews
    Availability: In Stock
    CBD Stock No: WW3101EB
  3. Calvinism in the Las Vegas Airport: Making Connections in Today's World - eBookeBOOK
    Calvinism in the Las Vegas Airport: Making Connections in Today's World - eBook
    Richard J. Mouw
    Zondervan / 2010 / ePub
    $5.88 Retail: $6.99 Save 16% ($1.11)
    Availability: In Stock
    CBD Stock No: WW14069EB
  4. Victim of Grace: When God's Goodness Prevails
    Victim of Grace: When God's Goodness Prevails
    Robin Jones Gunn
    Zondervan / 2013 / Trade Paperback
    $11.99 Retail: $15.99 Save 25% ($4.00)
    4.5 Stars Out Of 5 7 Reviews
    Availability: In Stock
    CBD Stock No: WW324799

Find Related Products

Author/Artist Review

Start A New Search