COVID-19: Nonprofit Resources

We believe in the power and resiliency of the nonprofit community. We know that our greatest strength in facing this challenge lies in one other, in our colleagues, and in our communities. As nonprofit leaders face tumultuous weeks and months ahead, we know we will be stronger when we work together. We are here to support you for the duration of this crisis and into a bright future — stronger together.

Stronger Together Webinar Series

Stronger Together: Effective Nonprofit Leadership During the Crisis is a timely seminar series focused on supporting and equipping nonprofit leaders in the North Bay during the current public health crisis.

Hosted by the Center for Volunteer & Nonprofit Leadership (CVNL) and Partnership Resources Group (PRG), Stronger Together is providing timely, expert information and practical strategies coupled with an opportunity for peer-sharing and collaboration. Focus topics will include issues related to human resources, fundraising, business continuity, and communications. 

Funding for the Stronger Together series generously provided by the Ginnie & Peter Haas Jr. Fund,
the Marin Community Foundation, Community Foundation Sonoma County, and Solano Community Foundation

Additional COVID-19 Resources

We are curating and posting the most useful and relevant resources that speak to the needs of nonprofits here. Check back regularly.

How Nonprofit Leaders Can Keep Their Organizations Afloat

Just as critical as the government, yet more nimble, nonprofits have become an essential tool for societies to address vital needs.

Proactive, Not Perfect, Scenario Planning

A short guide for nonprofit leaders.

Paycheck Protection Program Toolbox

If you are looking for information to support a small business, you may find this tool useful.

Paycheck Protection Program FAQs

Nonprofit Finance Fund HERE

A Compass for the Crisis: Nonprofit Decision Making in the COVID-19 Pandemic

Bridgespan HERE

Event Cancellations - What You Need To Know

The Chronicle of Philanthropy HERE

3 Nonprofit Types Under COVID-19 and What They Must Come to Terms With

Nonprofit Quarterly HERE

Be the Calm in the Storm: How to Communicate with Staff and Stakeholders During a Crisis

Boardsource HERE

Responding to COVID-19: Managing a PPP Loan Effectively

Nonprofit Quarterly HERE

Voices From the Field: Tangible, Timely Tactics for Nonprofits during Crises

Nonprofit Quarterly HERE

No Excuses: The 2020 Advocacy Requirements for Nonprofit Organizations

Nonprofit Quarterly HERE

Guide to Resilient Leadership During the COVID-19 Crisis

Stanford Social Innovation Review HERE

How Board Members Can Do the Most Good in the Pandemic

The Chronicle of Philanthropy HERE

How Nonprofits and Boards Can Respond to COVID-19

Boardsource HERE

Answering the Top 5 Covid questions from California Nonprofits

California Association of Nonprofits HERE

The National Council of Nonprofits outlines key steps nonprofits should take along with other resources

National Council of Nonprofits HERE

Scaling Economic Solidarity: The Pandemic, Nonprofits, and Power

Nonprofit Quarterly HERE

Going Forward Best Practices and Considerations for Nonprofit Re-engagement

Oklahoma Center for Nonprofits HERE

5 Simple Steps to Participate in Giving Tuesday Now


Yes! Nonprofits you Can Advocate (and Lobby!)

Bolder Advocacy HERE

COVID-19 Resources for California Nonprofits

California Association of Nonprofits HERE

Share Your Story: Success in Responding to COVID-19

Boardsource HERE

How to Adjust Your Nonprofits Communication and Events During the Spread of Coronavirus

MediaCause HERE

Reimagining Your Fundraising: Pivot Your Case to Inspire Generosity Today

CSS Fundraising HERE

More than 600 nonprofits speak up on government contracts

California Association of Nonprofits HERE

Reimagining Strategy in Context of the COVID-19 Crisis: A Triage Tool

Center for Community Investment HERE

Managing Volunteers Effectively During the COVID-19 Pandemic