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Accreditation in Action – Anu Family Services

“Accreditation is one organizational investment that will keep giving, return after return, on your initial investment.” – Rob Edwards, EVP, Anu Family Services Anu Family Services has a 22-year history of providing innovative solutions to help create permanence, safety and wellbeing for children and their families. Services include treatment foster care, parent coaching and intensive […]

Accreditation in Action – Stanford Youth Solutions

Stanford Youth Solutions of Sacramento, CA is intensely determined to do whatever it takes to create success for the youth they serve and provide a chance at a healthy, productive and self-sufficient life. They have an unwavering commitment, both in theory and practice, to the sustainable success of their young clients and their families. More […]

Benefits of Maintaining a Nonprofit Blog

Nonprofit organizations have a great opportunity to start the New Year with a bang and give special attention to their social media presence. Your online presence offers a multitude of avenues with which to positively connect with your communities – especially through a well-maintained blog. Consider these blog benefits to see how your agency can […]

Accreditation in Action – OhioGuidestone

OhioGuidestone provides pathways for growth, achievement and lifelong success, to help children, families and communities become stronger. With roots in Berea, OH, the agency’s supports reach statewide, with 13 offices in seven counties. Read on to find out how OhioGuidestone has put their national accreditation into action. 1.  Which accreditation does your agency hold and […]

Give thanks and appreciation to your valued donors and volunteers during this ‘Season of Giving’!

During this season of giving nonprofit organizations have a unique opportunity – and responsibility – to applaud the generosity we have been given throughout the past year and to celebrate the humanity that seems especially prominent during this holiday season. We know that our donors and volunteers are an invaluable part of our work – […]

Accreditation in Action – Family Service Madison

Family Service Madison, Inc., a local leader in providing mental health care resources and other services, including drug and alcohol treatment and anti-violence support groups to individuals in the Madison area, has benefited from national accreditation for more than 30 years! In this article they describe how accreditation has helped to advance their agency. 1.  […]

Using #GivingTuesday to spread your message and reach sustainable donors

#GivingTuesday is a day when people and organizations from all over the globe come together to give back. On the first Tuesday following Thanksgiving, people around the world will unite for one common purpose: to celebrate generosity and to give. For nonprofit agencies that want to spread the word about their mission and secure sustainable donors this […]

Supporting and Appreciating the Essential Nonprofit Donor

Nonprofit organizations put forth much effort, and often invest significant resources, into soliciting and maintaining a steady stream of contributions from committed donors. However, once the donations are received, what many nonprofits often overlook is the necessary practice of appropriately showing appreciation for and valuing the donors themselves. By overlooking this key component, nonprofits are […]

Benefits of National Accreditation

Becoming accredited offers human service organizations professional recognition for meeting the highest standards in quality service delivery while providing clients with an appropriate tool for effectively evaluating service providers. Organizations that achieve accreditation have reached beyond the minimum licensing standards and made a long-term commitment to strong management, program consistency, outcome measurements and continuous improvement […]

Nonprofit Start-Up Suite!

Accreditation Guru is pleased to announce our newest set of services, our Nonprofit Start-Up Suite! In response to the many inquiries we receive asking how best to start a nonprofit organization, we have developed an all-inclusive package of services that will take your nonprofit from inception to a certified legal entity properly, ensuring that your […]