For a more robust set of resources, visit Donors Forum's Real Talk about Real Costs Microsite
Ending the Nonprofit Starvation Cycle
, a post by Bridgespan alum Daniel Stid on the Hewlett Foundation's Work in Progress blog
, discusses overhead costs from a funder's perspective and suggests that to break the cycle grantees need to identify their true costs so funders can fund the full cost of the work they're asking their grantees to undertake.
, from Fiscal Management Associates and The Wallace Foundation, features free tools, guides and more to help nonprofits build their financial muscle. This includes Fiscal Fitness for Nonprofits
, which illustrates how one nonprofit strengthened its financial acumen.