Non-Profit Model Development: Legal & Financial Business Model for Fil-Am Organizations in Partnership

Shared (One) Mission, Shared Governance, Shared Resources


You are the Center/Core of your Organization

  1. LEARN from sector thought leaders
  2. EXPLORE partnerships with corporate social responsibility leaders
  3. CONNECT with Funders
  4. BRAIN STORM with Board Members
  5. DISCUSS organizational challenges with Chief Executives
  6. GATHER advise from governance consultants
  7. NETWORK with Staff leaders
  8. DISCOVER new findings from research


  • Organizational and governance challenges
  • Strategies, solutions and opportunities 
  • Designing a strong Memorandum of Agreement/Understanding



By these provisions, be it known that:

Definition of Terms:

The Nursing Office (TNO) – The Nursing is a broad coalition of individuals & organizations focused on taking care of nurses, their families and communities, by creating, organizing, collaborating, and supporting health & wellness circles in private, public and business arenas.

Four Dragon Global Network, Inc. (FDGN) – the legal corporation or entity that is doing business as The Nursing duly registered with New York Department of State.

(Add the Description/Definition for the other individual/organization/or company entering agreement with.)

“The NURSE is IN” is a A Model for Affordable Community and Public Health        Delivery System designed by TNO to transform healthcare through nursing leadership.

The Nurse is IN at__________________” – TNO program to be established at ___________will encompass all activities and events jointly planned, organized, and implemented by TNO and ___________________.

  • FDGN, Inc., is represented by Myrna D. Santos, RN, and Ludy Resurreccion.
  • TNO may avail or use the location of_______________, for events and activities that may directly or indirectly relate to the members and/or users of __________and facilities.
  • Events and special programs designed by TNO and held at _________will be a collaboration by TNO and____________.
  • Production Budget or Expenses incurred in these events and special programs will include refreshments, use of space, talent fees and other related costs. The net income from these events will be assigned to The Nurse is IN Program that will be used to further the program and its cause.
  • Acts, programs and services provided by TNO/FDGN may be used for the marketing of ____________to increase its revenue will be a contribution in kind/ gratis by TNO/FDGN. However, voluntary donations in cash or in kind by ________________to TNO, a non-profit organization will be most welcome.
  • _______________– represented by ________ is the Executive Director of “The Nurse is In at_____________” program.

Accountability and Transparency – are the principles that govern the terms of this Memorandum of Agreement/Understanding, which include proper disclosure and procedures for dealing with potential conflicts of interest.

  1. Compliance – Both parties will be provided with proper and timely information regarding compliance with City regulations on using facility spaces & other related matters.
  2. FDGN and __________ will maintain their individual corporate identities.
  3. The Nurse is IN Program will be the joint and collaborative partnership between   TNO and _________that will operate on a SHARED MISSION, SHARED GOVERNANCE, and SHARED RESOURCES by the staff, Board members, volunteers and other stakeholders. 
  4. Rules and provisions for potential or actual Conflict of Interest will be dealt with accordingly through a due process of conflict resolution between the agreeing parties. This process will prevent any legal suits that these parties are not allowed to, ever.
  5. These provisions are designed and agreed upon by both parties.
  6. Amendments may be made throughout the collaboration/partnership.

Due Process for Conflict Resolution

  1. Define the Problem/Conflict
  2. Design Strategies for Resolution with SWOT format Analysis
  3. Decision is made to promote a 50/50 advantage between the 2 parties