Skip to content

Posts

Annual Report Template

An annual report is more than just a document; it’s a powerful engagement tool. It serves as a window into the museum’s soul, offering a transparent view of financial vitality, program …

Annual Checklist of Legal Requirements (Finance & Administration)

<iframe …

Guidelines for Resolving Ethical Conflicts

<iframe src="https://drive.google.com/viewerng/viewer?url=https%3A//www.aam-us.org/wp-content/uploads/2018/01/guidelines-for-resolving-ethical-conflicts.pdf&embedded=true" width="600" …

Professional Practices for Academic Museums & Galleries

<iframe src="https://drive.google.com/viewerng/viewer?url=https%3A//www.aamg-us.org/wp/wp-content/uploads/2015/01/AAMG-Professinal-Practices-2017-v8-single.pdf&embedded=true" …

Publication 4221: Compliance Guide for 501(c)(3) Public Charities

<iframe src="https://drive.google.com/viewerng/viewer?url=https%3A//www.irs.gov/pub/irs-pdf/p4221pc.pdf&embedded=true" width="600" height="780" style="border: none…

Form-1023 EZ Applying for 501(c)(3) Status

This resource was collected from an organization in the nonprofit or museum sector. AAM reviewed and approved this as a resource based on the organization's authority and expertise and …

Compliance Guide for Tax-Exempt Organizations

<iframe src="https://drive.google.com/viewerng/viewer?url=https%3A//www.irs.gov/pub/irs-pdf/p4221nc.pdf&embedded=true" width="600" height="780" style="border: none…

Applying for 501(c)(3) Status

<iframe src="https://drive.google.com/viewerng/viewer?url=https%3A//www.irs.gov/pub/irs-pdf/p4220.pdf&embedded=true" width="600" height="780" style="border: none…

Records Management FAQ

This resource was collected from an organization in the nonprofit or museum sector. AAM reviewed and approved this as a resource based on the organization's authority and expertise and …

What is an Advisory Board and Should We Have One?

This resource was collected from an organization in the nonprofit or museum sector. AAM reviewed and approved this as a resource based on the organization's authority and expertise and …

Required Disclosures

The Internal Revenue Service (IRS) offers Stay Exempt: Tax Basics for 501(c)(3)s. The free online workshop includes an interactive training module on Required Disclosures. It covers tax …

Typical Types of Board Committees

This resource was collected from an organization in the nonprofit or museum sector. AAM reviewed and approved this as a resource based on the organization's authority and expertise and …

Show more stories in this category

Upcoming Events

View All Events

Latest Stories from AAM

Celebrating Deaf Culture: How 5 Leading Museums Approach Accessibility and ASL Year-Round

Category: Alliance Blog
After I asked my husband to repeat himself multiple times in one conversation, he eventually turned to me and said, “You don’t hear anything I say. Please get your hearing checked.” I …

Museums with a Future: Prioritizing Climate Resilience to Respond to a Changing World

Category: Center for the Future Of Museums Blog
This year’s TrendsWatch report spotlights the urgent need for humanity to curb our carbon emissions if we are to stave off the worst extremes of climate change. The term …

Guiding Light: How Values Exercises Can Help You Present Challenging Content

Category: Alliance Blog
Editor’s Note: If you’re interested in experiencing Ashley’s wellness work for yourself, come see her at AAM 2024, where she’ll lead two unique “Empathy in …

Subscribe to Field Notes!

Packed with stories and insights for museum people, Field Notes is delivered to your inbox every Monday. Once you've completed the form below, confirm your subscription in the email sent to you.

If you are a current AAM member, please sign-up using the email address associated with your account.

Are you a museum professional?

Are you a current AAM member?

Success! Now check your email to confirm your subscription, and please add communications@aam-us.org to your safe sender list.