Nonprofit Insurance Explained

Nonprofit Directors and Officers Nightmare Claims

Some (maybe many) Nonprofit organizations do not feel that they really need Directors and Officers coverage. Many only purchase the coverage to appease particular board members. These organizations can't imagine anyone ever pursuing a management claim against their Nonprofit. Unfortunately, claims against Nonprofit boards, officers, and professional staff. Here are just a few examples of what can […]
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4 Key Insurance Coverages for Nonprofits

Insurance is a big subject full of words that nobody uses in their daily lives.  Insurance for Nonprofits can seem more complicated by the fact that insurance was originally created with for-profit businesses in mind, so it’s not always obvious how the various pieces fit together to create the specific programs needed by most organizations.  However, because it’s specialized we can simplify the […]
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5 Essentials of Cyber Liability Your Board Needs to Consider

Who ever thought there would be such a thing as Cyber Liability? We all seem to take our electronic devises and ability to communication electronically for granted these days. Unfortunately, the more we depend on these things the more complacent we become about the risks involved. And, that complacency is exactly what cyber criminals’ prey on. Thankfully, there is Cyber Insurance available to […]
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Why Should My Nonprofit Buy Insurance?

For many small or start-up organizations, nonprofit insurance costs seem excessive and the benefits of the coverage nominal. However, the expense of the insurance coverage is outweighed by the importance of having coverage in place. The following are just some of the reasons why all Nonprofits, regardless of size, need to have appropriate insurance coverage.
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5 Things You Need to Know About Nonprofit D&O Insurance

Nonprofit organizations need several types of insurance coverage to protect themselves, their interests, and their employees from lawsuits. Some examples include general liability insurance, workers compensation insurance, property insurance, and more. When beginning the insurance coverage process, most nonprofit leaders ask about directors and officers (D&O) insurance first. Many leaders view […]
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How to Conquer the Top Legal Risks Facing Nonprofit Boards

Legal risks are not unique to for-profit organizations. Non-profits can find themselves in a variety of legal entanglements in they aren’t careful. The best way to prevent these risks is to understand them. From there, nonprofits can implement strategies to manage these risks. The following are the top legal threats facing nonprofit boards. Social media. All businesses rely on social media, […]
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How to Decide If Your Nonprofit Needs D&O Insurance

Insurance can be expensive, and after investing in general liability, workers’ compensation, errors and omissions (E&O) insurance, and more, many nonprofits may be wondering if they really need directors and officers (D&O) insurance. The short answer is yes. Here are some compelling reasons why: Understanding D&O Insurance The name is a bit of a misnomer as D&O insurance provides coverage beyond […]
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Nonprofits are 17 Times More Likely to be Sued for Sexual Misconduct

I think that we all agree that abusive behavior of any kind is unacceptable in your organization.  But I think we all agree that Sexual Abuse cannot be tolerated under any circumstances.  Regrettably, it’s something that happens all too often in a variety of situations. It’s terrible to have to talk about this but unfortunately, we see a lot of these claims.  It’s important that you understand […]
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Your Nonprofit Board is at Risk!

Recently I had an email conversation with one of my clients about the personal liability their board members take on through their service to the organization.  I thought it might be valuable to share this information with everyone.   We try to simplify the process for our nonprofit clients. But, the simple truth is that there are a lot of vital parts to an effective insurance program.  Done […]
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