Publications and Resources

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Reimagining Fiscal Sponsorship in Service of Equity Report Reimagining Fiscal Sponsorship in Service of Equity TSNE and NYU Metro Center partnered with four fiscal sponsors from across the country to understand how they were reimagining their services and delivery models to provide holistic, responsive, and culturally aligned fiscal management and capacity-building services to support BIPOC-led grassroots groups that support marginalized communities.
2022 Annual Report For more than six decades, TSNE has been a trusted partner to thousands of organizations and leaders working towards a just and equitable society. Over this time, we have learned and evolved alongside the nonprofit sector as we adapted our work to address the persistent challenges in our communities. 
Moving Beyond the Person Report highlights the ongoing challenges nonprofits face in preparing for executive transitions.
Wage Equity Matters Our analysis of nonprofit compensation should spark conversations about race and pay, and how our compensation decisions affect everyone in the sector.
Valuing Our Nonprofit Workforce 2017 Valuing Our Nonprofit Workforce is a regional report on nonprofit compensation and benefits from organizations in Southern New England and adjoining communities. This unique report and searchable online database on the compensation practices of small and medium-sized are provided free to the public.
Opportunity in Change: Preparing Boston for Leader Transitions and New Models of Nonprofit Leadership A joint report examines where Greater Boston nonprofits stand at a historic inflection point given the unprecedented volume of leadership transition within and outside the sector. Download the Opportunity in Change report
Leadership New England The ongoing, against-the-odds resiliency of the nonprofit sector in New England and across the country is remarkable to see. But as this study shows, it is a very fragile resiliency. This report focuses on three essential shifts the sector needs to make in order to thrive.
Valuing Our Nonprofit Workforce 2014 Our staff is our greatest asset. As organizations develop fair compensation and benefits, it helps to compare your nonprofit to others in the region. Our new report, Valuing Our Nonprofit Workforce 2014: A Compensation and Benefits Survey of and for Nonprofits in Massachusetts, Rhode Island and Adjoining Communities, includes salary and benefits information from a range of different types of nonprofits.
Lessons from the Capacity Building Fund In this report, TSNE reports on lessons learned from 8 years of grantmaking to build collaborative networks in communities. Learn what works in creating effective and sustainable programs.
A White Paper on Comprehensive Fiscal Sponsorship Read our white paper, On Comprehensive Fiscal Sponsorship, for a thorough analysis of the field of fiscal sponsorship. This legal report is intended for individuals and groups considering fiscal sponsorship services.