Ethics: Crush Conflict of Interest

To ensure effective stewardship, one of your nonprofit board’s main tasks is to understand its role to safeguard public trust and to avoid conflicts of interest.  Find out if you up to the task.  How many conflicts of interest can you spot.

Below is a Crush Conflict of Interest Internet Tool.  It is an exercise in knowing your ethical capacity through a fun exercise.  Thank you to Mentoring Canada for creating this useful tool.

Click below for a fun test of your ability to spot conflicts of interest.

www.mentoringcanada.ca/training/boards/modules/3_exercise_crush_conflict.html.

Instructions: Have a look at the following list of situations that could occur in a nonprofit organization. For those that do not pose a conflict of interest, click on the trophy cup. Crush conflict of interest situations by clicking on the gavel.