Resources for Development Directors and Staff.

This is a resource page dedication to the Development Director/Staff Affinity Group managed by RISCA. Have a resource you would like to share? Email Todd Trebour, Organizations Program Director, at

Resources for Casemaking:

Fundraising “Experts” and their resources:


Other Resources:

  • Grantmakers Council of Rhode Island: an excellent resource, particularly for small and mid-sized nonprofits, and anyone working in development in Rhode Island.
  • Rhode Island Foundation’s Capacity Building Program: another excellent resource! RIF offers workshops and other professional development opportunities on topics of board development, fund development, and more.
  • BoardSource: the resource offers both free and pay-to-use resources for boards, including templates for by-laws, articles on best governance practices, and more.