SILA believes in being open source.

We believe that in order to build a better world, we must build it together. Many of our partners have missions with the potential to change the world but deal with real challenges of how to develop their organizational strength or their own individual capacity. SILA will continue to develop this hub to provide resources for you and your organization to grow. We want us all to move forward together.

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What are your values? Check out this great Harvard Business Review article:

How Will You Measure Your Life?” By Clayton M. Christensen

Why does David sometimes win? How strategic resourcefulness can help you succeed.

Why David Sometimes Wins: Strategic Capacity in Social Movements” By Professor Marshall Ganz


Build your team

5 Dysfunctions of a Team by Patrick Lencioni
Death by Meeting by Patrick Lencioni

Determine your strengths and how they can guide your path

Strengthsfinder 2.0 by Gallup’s Clifton

Discover your authentic leadership

True North by Bill George


Check out the Center for Nonprofit Management’s frequently asked questions guide

CNM’s Nonprofit Answer Guide

Questions about your nonprofit board?

Check out CNM’s online training program

Explore August’s public drive

Their public drive provides more resources for teams on governance, finance and operations.