Nonprofit Tweets of the Week – 10/20/17

Catch up with the week’s notable events and shared resources with Nonprofit Tweets of the Week. Notable Events of the Week: 60 Minutes and The Washington Post released the results of their joint investigation about how “Congress effectively stripped the Drug Enforcement Administration of its most potent weapon against large drug companies suspected of spilling […]

Nonprofit Radio: Disaster Relief

I’ll be on Nonprofit Radio this Friday, October 20, at 10:00 am PT / 1:00 pm ET talking with host Tony Martignetti about disaster relief. Sadly, this is an particularly timely topic with the ongoing fires in Northern California following the devastating hurricanes of the past few months. Catch us live on Talking Alternative or a few days later on iTunes. Introduction to […]

Nonprofit Tweets of the Week – 10/13/17

Catch up with the week’s notable events and shared resources with Nonprofit Tweets of the Week. Notable Events of the Week: Wild fires in Northern California have consumed more than 91,000 acres in Napa and Sonoma and have yet to be even minimally contained. NY Times President Trump in his criticism of Puerto Rico said “We […]

IRS Work Plan FY 2018 (and Draft Form 1024-A)

On September 28, 2017, the IRS released its Tax Exempt and Government Entities FY 2018 Work Plan. Below are some excerpts from the Commissioners about the IRS Work Plan for the division generally in charge of nonprofit tax compliance and some highlights from the Plan: We enter Fiscal Year 2018 as a more cohesive and efficient […]

Nonprofit Tweets of the Week – 10/6/17

Catch up with the week’s notable events and shared resources with Nonprofit Tweets of the Week. Notable Events of the Week: A lone gunman killed 59 people and injured over 500 more in Las Vegas on Sunday night. NY Times Top 10 Nonprofit Tweets: Gene: Important: Fewer Americans Find Room in Their Budgets for Charity, […]

NAAG / NASCO Annual Conference 2017 – Crowdfunding

This week, the National Association of Attorneys General (NAAG) and National Association of State Charity Officials (NASCO) held their annual meeting and conference in Washington DC. This year’s theme was “The Impact of Technology on Charities Regulation.” The agenda is available here.  National Association of Attorneys General The National Association of Attorneys General (NAAG) was […]

Nonprofit Tweets of the Week – 9/29/17

Catch up with the week’s notable events and shared resources with Nonprofit Tweets of the Week. Notable Events of the Week: In the wake of the imminent death of the Graham-Cassidy health care bill, President Trump focused his attack on mostly black sports figures protesting systemic racial injustice. NPR More than a week after Hurricane […]

Investor2Invest Impact Investing Event

Yesterday, Erin, Michele, and I attended Investor2Invest: An Afternoon of Connecting to Impact organized by ImpactAssets, SV2 – Silicon Valley Social Venture Fund, and Toniic. While listening to the different panels, I considered my own thoughts about impact investing. Impact Investing Impact investing used to be seen as investing for a blended social and financial […]

Nonprofit Tweets of the Week – 9/22/17

Catch up with the week’s notable events and shared resources with Nonprofit Tweets of the Week. Notable Events of the Week: World leaders gathered at the United Nations General Assembly, where the focus was on nuclear weapons and where President Trump “vowed to “totally destroy” North Korea if it threatened the United States or its […]

Nonprofit Tweets of the Week – 9/15/17

Catch up with the week’s notable events and shared resources with Nonprofit Tweets of the Week. And catch a repeat broadcast of my discussion with Tony Martignetti on Nonprofit Radio of the board’s role in program oversight. Notable Events of the Week: Hurricane Irma was the longest-lasting powerful hurricane or typhoon ever recorded, worldwide, with […]