The August 2020 issue of Blue Avocado explores evolving issues during the continuing Covid-19 pandemic, both social and operational.
“Assessing Financial Health in the Time of Covid-19” by Suja S. Amir, MPA, provides a tutorial on the basics of understanding your organization’s financial health during the pandemic, along with a spreadsheet you can use. “Creating a Roadmap to Synchronize the Board to Your Nonprofit Mission” by Joe Hnat walks you through the major components of creating a three- to five-year plan. “Resiliency in the New Normal: Nonprofit Colleagues Share Their Experiences” by Cheryl A. Clarke and Karen Topakian is a discourse on how nonprofit leaders are recalibrating through Covid-19.
This issue’s installment of “Ask Rita” details what nonprofits need to know about the Supreme Court decision regarding LGBTQ+ workers, particularly in states that do not recognize protections for LGBTQ+ employees. “Against the Current” by Robert Egger features Regina Anderson, the Executive Director of Food Recovery Network, who fights food waste and hunger through a social justice lens.
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