No one likes to talk about corporate taxes, especially those in the nonprofit industry who feel as though taxes are primarily a concern for the for-profit world. However, the new tax law passed in December 2017, known as the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act (and also known as PL 115-97/HR 1), contains four … Read More... about Four Areas of the New Tax Law that Affect Nonprofits
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Development committees can be critical to the success of any non-profit’s fundraising efforts. A great development committee can drive an annual fund campaign to success, secure new sponsors for special events, and play an integral role in cultivating and stewarding donor relationships. In s … Read More... about The Five People You Need on Your Development Committee
Businesses frequently partner with nonprofits to raise money and awareness for important causes. Some of these relationships last years and generate thousands of dollars, while others seemingly fail after only a short time. Follow these best practices to ensure that your next for profit/nonprofit … Read More... about Best Practices for Partnerships Between Businesses and Nonprofits
It seems like every time a parent turns around their kid is selling something for a fundraiser. School fundraisers shouldn’t add stress to families. They shouldn’t require overworked teachers to do more work. Fundraising can be incorporated into the classroom to teach kids valuable lessons about givi … Read More... about School Fundraising Ideas
The new definition of social fundraising It’s referred to as ‘peer-to-peer’ (P2P), ‘crowdfunding’, ‘social fundraising’, and a few other buzzword-sounding terms. And over the last few years it’s been getting more and more attention inside and outside of the direct giving and nonprofit space. There’ … Read More... about Social Fundraising: Are we getting it all wrong?
The success of a nonprofit hinges on several factors. Expenses must be managed. Staff must be able to work effectively and promote the organization’s mission. And you need the right board of directors that can provide more than just financial support. Choosing the right board members is crucial t … Read More... about Criteria for Picking Board Directors