2020 July

Things to Remember: The number one reason why people do not donate to an organization is that they are not asked to do so. (Faith-based organizations — churches, etc. — receive 32 percent of all giving because they ask for… Continue Reading…

2020 July

by Karen Lehman, President/CEO A collaborative and trusting relationship between the board and the chief executive is an important indicator of a healthy board and organization.  Cooperation, transparency, accountability, respect, and frequent communication are foundational for creating a positive board… Continue Reading…

2020 July

by Twila Albrecht and Chris Rahe Whether overt or subtle, abrasive or silent, bullying can follow us from the school yard into the workplace. According to Forbes magazine, workplace bullying affects 75% of workers.“Workplace Bullying is repeated, health-harming mistreatment of one… Continue Reading…

2020 July

With the multifaceted utility rate structures, incentive programs, rebates, tax credits, industry specific billing codes, meter readings and more – utilities are complex! Extensive knowledge of the utility industry’s billing process, as well as the local and state programs, is… Continue Reading…

2020 July

The past few months have seen new leaders at several of our member organizations and we’d like to spotlight them here. Mennonite Healthcare Fellowship Cate Michelle Desjardins, MDiv, MPH, began as Executive Director of MHF in May of 2020. Cate… Continue Reading…