Considered an essential read for nonprofit leaders for over a dozen years, Nonprofit Lifecycles: Stage-based Wisdom for Nonprofit Capacity has sold over 20,000 copies, is in its second edition and is used in nonprofit management schools across the country. It is a must read for:

  • Nonprofits seeking an overall understanding of the predictable characteristics and challenges they will face at various stages of organizational development;
  • Foundations interested in making capacity investments that add value, hit the mark and effectively strengthen nonprofit capacity;
  • Consultants, evaluators and academics seeking to diagnose and assess organizational challenges and performance against normative patterns of organizational development and maturation;
  • The capacity-building field as a whole to embrace a common language and set of definitions about the lifecycle dimensions of nonprofit capacity.