Directing Essentials

Brand: Resources
Product Code: 10DIRWEL1.0

Price: $124.00

 The foundational resource for Heartbeat International's New Director track of our annual Pregnancy Help Institute, Directing Essentials equips directors on Six Key Responsibilities of Directing an Organization, along with tips on fundraising, legal issues, gathering volunteers and hiring staff, all in a context of framing the big picture squarely withing our Christ-centered values. 

A treasury of practical approaches developed by servant-leaders with extensive experience running life-affirming centers, Directing Essentials™ equips new directors and refreshes seasoned directors for effective day-to-day operations. Why reinvent the wheel? With this comprehensive resource, you have a desk reference at your fingertips that helps you direct with confidence.



  • Six key responsibilities of directing an organization well.
  • Tips on key fundraising strategies.
  • Legal issues for helpers.
  • Examples of budgets, financial reports, organizational charts, and director job descriptions.
  • Extensive, adaptable forms for recruiting, screening, and guiding volunteers.
  • Downloadable reproducible forms.



Section I:         Introduction

Section II:      D - Direction

Section III:     I - Interacting

Section IV:      R - Resources

Section V:       E -  Execution

Section VI:      C - Calling

Section VII:     T - Team

Section VIII:   Well Done – thoughts for governing, directing, and leading

Section IX:      Appendix 

Section X:        Notes