ERM in Nonprofit Organizations

Enterprise Risk Management Tailored to Tax-Exempt Organizations


GRF formed a strategic partnership with North Carolina State (NC State) University’s Poole College of Management’s Enterprise Risk Management (ERM) Initiative to bring powerful insights and tailored ERM consulting to tax-exempt organizations including public charities, private foundations, associations, international NGOs and colleges and universities.



Annual ERM Workshop

The annual ERM in Nonprofit Organizations workshop brings together individuals leading ERM efforts at nonprofit organizations. Held at NC State’s Carter Finely Stadium in Raleigh, NC, the interactive 2-day program provides high-level, hands-on training designed to promote peer-to-peer learning and promote industry best practices. Read our summary of the 2019 ERM in Nonprofit Organizations workshop.

Register for the 2021 ERM in Nonprofit Organizations workshop May 20-21, 2021.

Regional Workshops

Join GRF and NC State for regional, 1-day ERM workshops for localized nonprofit peer-to-peer learning and networking opportunities. Visit our events page for upcoming workshops, or contact us with your interest in holding a workshop in your area.

Thought Leadership

Read GRF’s Leading Best Practices Report for a look at how nonprofit organizations are using ERM to increase efficiency, plan for the future and achieve strategic objectives.

For additional articles, blog posts, white papers and presentations about risk management, visit our Resources page. Topics include digital transformation, internal audit, the bow tie method, cybersecurity as well as ERM implementation for nonprofits.


Aug 11
May 20
Nonprofit, Risk Advisory, Seminar, Workshop

2021 ERM in Nonprofit Organizations 2-Day Workshop

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Melissa Musser, CPA, CITP, CISA

Principal, Risk & Advisory Services

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