Best Practices Partnership

Click here to see which NAM members are Best Practice Partners!!
WHAT IT IS
  • Recognizes effort on the path to nonprofit excellence
  • Declaration by your organization of legal compliance
  • Self-monitored

BENEFITS
  • Promotes continual dialogue among board and staff
  • Sets your organization apart from others
  • Logo on your website or print materials
  • Your organization listed on our website
  • Recognition at our annual Nonprofit Summit and Annual Membership Meeting

WHAT IT IS NOT
  • Organizational Audit
  • Monitoring/Policing
  • Substitute for Legal Counsel

HOW TO BECOME A BEST PRACTICE PARTNER (Annual Renewal)

STEP 1:  NAM Membership

STEP 2:  Complete or update your organization's online assessment at least annually and discuss the resulting reports with your board of directors and key staff. If you are a NAM Member and have filled out the assessment previously, contact training@nonprofitam.org to recover prior responses.

STEP 3: Review your report and verify all items related to legal compliance have been rectified. All items marked [LEGAL] in the assessment should be marked as 'Yes" or 'N/A'. 

STEP 4:  Download, sign, and submit this Resolution to training@nonprofitam.org declaring your legal compliance and commitment to the Guidelines and Principles.

STEP 5: Renew annually by updating your Guidelines & Principles assessment.


CURRENT BEST PRACTICES PARTNERS

(Click the logos below to learn more about each organization)