2017 Class of Standards for Excellence Licensed Nonprofit Consultants

November 20th, 2017|

The Standards for Excellence Institute, an initiative designed to help nonprofit organizations operate more ethically and accountably, announces its 2017 Class of Licensed Consultants. Class members hailing from ten states recently completed the intensive, three-day [...]

Eleven Anne Arundel County Non-Profits To Receive Training in Best Management Practices

November 16th, 2017|

The Community Foundation of Anne Arundel County (CFAAC) and the Arts Council of Anne Arundel County (ACAAC) recently announced the selection of eleven nonprofit Arts and Culture organizations to participate in an 18-month program training program with the Standards for Excellence Institute.

Licensed Consultant Thomas K. Hyatt Named Outstanding Lawyer by American Bar Association

June 16th, 2017|

Thomas K. Hyatt, a member of the inaugural class of Standards for Excellence Institute Licensed Consultants, recently received a 2017 Outstanding Lawyer Award from the American Bar Association. The award is presented annually to a lawyer [...]

Standards for Excellence Leaders Weigh in on NANOE, per Nonprofit Quarterly

April 19th, 2017|

Standards for Excellence leaders weighed in on the controversial National Association of Nonprofit Organization Executives (NANOE) in a recent article from Nonprofit Quarterly. “What NANOE is proposing goes against every teaching out there, whether it [...]

Delaware Sustainable Energy Utility Recognized by the Standards for Excellence Institute

March 9th, 2017|

The Delaware Sustainable Energy Utility (DESEU) has successfully completed the requirements for Standards Basics recognition. DESEU participated in the Standards for Excellence program through the Delaware Alliance for Nonprofit Advancement (DANA), a Standards for Excellence Replication Partner.

Striving for Excellence: The Delaplaine Receives Reaccreditation

March 5th, 2017|

The Delaplaine Visual Arts Education Center, a Maryland-based nonprofit, was recently reaccredited by the Standards for Excellence Institute. The Delaplaine has been accredited under the Standards since 2003. Catherine Moreland, Delaplaine CEO, discusses the reaccreditation process in the Spring 2017 issue of Delaplaine Arts magazine.