In early 2012, the Susan G. Komen foundation made the decision to defund Planned Parenthood, citing an ongoing investigation by a U.S. Congressman as their rationale. Planned Parenthood had used funds from Komen to provide cancer-screening services to women, especially those in low-income neighborhoods. The case of the Susan G. Komen/Planned Parenthood controversy underscores the importance of stakeholder management and external communication in organizational leadership.
Casa de Esperanza
This e-case highlights the leadership and management of a small nonprofit organization through its pursuit of mission critical but underfunded work. Casa de Esperanza is a dom... Learn more
Board Facilitation & Engagement
Board chairs provide critical leadership through meeting facilitation and agenda setting. As facilitators, chairs navigate their own relationships with the executive and other... Learn more