To advance their missions and raise the money they need, service providers must influence public opinion and political leadership.

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Overtime Angst

There’s no doubt that nonprofits today face serious financial difficulties and constraints, but do they have no choice but to demand long, unpaid hours of their employees?...

Don’t Do This at Home

What happens when a community-based nonprofit runs into trouble with local regulators: ...

The Candidates and Charity

What do we know about Donald Trump’s and Hillary Clinton’s approaches to charitable giving? ...

Getting Off to a Strong Start

Your first welcome email is the single most important email you’ll send to your nonprofit’s supporters:...

Nonprofits vs Cities

The battle over property tax exemptions for nonprofits resonates from Boston to Juneau: http://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2016-08-22/wealthiest-private-colleges-are-slow-to-open-purses-to-hometowns Assembly to hear Southeast nonprofit’s appeal on denied tax exemptions...

NY Regulates Nonprofit Advocacy

New York State’s ethics watchdog agency accuses an advocacy nonprofit of laundering contributions—my Nonprofit Quarterly newswire today; at the same time, the New York Civil Liberties Union slams the Governor’s move to strengthen the agency, saying it will chill free speech by politically active nonprofits: https://nonprofitquarterly.org/2016/08/23/ny-state-ethics-watchdog-investigating-nonprofit-with-ties-to-large-corporate-political-donor/...

Get Found in the Digital Age

For more effective fundraising and advocacy, grow and engage your nonprofit’s membership base: ...

Nonprofit Advocacy Matters

Social impact bonds and the impact of the NEXT recession from the National Council of Nonprofits latest newsletter:...

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