10 Ways Nonprofit Boards Get in Trouble

While the vast majority of charitable nonprofits are led by board members who want to do the right thing and see their organizations flourish in advancing their mission, we too often read about nonprofit boards that fail to lead their organizations out of trouble. Here are 10 ways nonprofit boards get in trouble. Allowing a […]

Nonprofit Tweets of the Week – 6/23/17

Catch up with the week’s notable events and shared resources with Nonprofit Tweets of the Week. Notable Events of the Week: Senate Republicans finally made public their health care bill repealing the Affordable Care Act and calling for “deep cuts to Medicaid, the elimination of most taxes that funded the expansion of health care insurance […]

Nonprofit Tweets of the Week – 6/16/17

Catch up with the week’s notable events and shared resources with Nonprofit Tweets of the Week. Notable Events of the Week: Reportedly, President Trump is now being investigated by special counsel Robert Mueller. Washington Post Rep. Steve Scalise, the majority whip of the House of Representatives, and four others were shot in Alexandria, Virginia by “[a] lone gunman who […]

2017 Outstanding Nonprofit Lawyer Award Recipients

Earlier this week, the Nonprofit Organizations Committee of the American Bar Association (Business Law Section) announced its 2017 Outstanding Nonprofit Lawyer Award recipients.  The Outstanding Nonprofit Lawyer awards are given annually to attorneys who have made outstanding contributions to the nonprofit sector and/or the development of nonprofit law. – ABA Business Law Section Congratulations to the […]

Nonprofit Tweets of the Week – 6/9/17

Catch up with the week’s notable events and shared resources with Nonprofit Tweets of the Week. Notable Events of the Week: Former FBI Director James Comey testified before the Senate saying “that he believed President Trump had tried to derail an investigation into his national security adviser, and accused the president of lying and defaming him […]

Lorman Webinar: Nonprofit Social Media Policy: What Should be Addressed?

I’ll be presenting a live webinar titled Nonprofit Social Media Policy: What Should be Addressed? for Lorman on July 20 at 10:00 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. PST. Here is the description of the program: Many charitable nonprofits that regularly use social media platforms like Facebook®, Twitter™, and Instagram® to amplify their missions and raise funds do not adequately understand the issues such […]

Nonprofit Tweets of the Week – 6/2/17

Catch up with the week’s notable events and shared resources with Nonprofit Tweets of the Week. Notable Events of the Week: President Trump announced the United States’ withdrawal from the Paris Climate Agreement. See Our Disgraceful Exit From the Paris Accord (the Editorial Board of The New York Times). President Trump’s son-in-law and senior adviser, Jared Kushner, […]