Principles & Practices for Nonprofit Excellence in Kentucky
Kentucky Nonprofit Network's Principles & Practices for Nonprofit Excellence in Kentucky tools are based on the fundamental values of quality, responsibility and accountability. The tools were launched in 2011 because stronger, more effective nonprofits can provide improved services to clients and constituencies, strengthen Kentucky communities and enhance organizational experience for this and the next generation of nonprofit leaders. These positive changes will result in a more respected and influential nonprofit sector that receives greater support from all stakeholders. The Principles & Practices tools exist to:
1. Provide individual organizations striving for excellence with a Kentucky-specific tool for planning and refining operations;
2. Support the growth and quality of the nonprofit sector; and
3. Increase public understanding of the role and contributions of the nonprofit sector.
The Principles & Practices for Nonprofit Excellence in Kentucky tools cover thirteen areas of nonprofit management and include: