Nonprofit Law and Ethics

Nonprofits are subject to laws with which they must comply or face the possibility of legal penalties. But they are also subject to ethical expectations from their key stakeholders. Certainly, many ethical standards are codified in the law. For example, compensating an executive of a charity an excessive amount...

NASCO: 50 State Survey on Crowdfunding Regulations

The National Association of State Charities Officials (NASCO) published Results from 50 State Survey on Regulation of Crowdfunding Activities on October 3, 2017 (download PowerPoint file here). The Survey was designed and distributed to 50 States and the District of Columbia by the NASCO Crowdfunding Working Group convened in...

Nonprofit Fundraising Masters – San Francisco 2017

We are pleased to promote Nonprofit Fundraising 101 author Darian Rodriguez Heyman‘s Nonprofit Fundraising Masters Conference Series in San Francisco on Tuesday, September 19. Tickets are $115 – $195 depending on your organization’s budget, and registration includes access to the full-day program, lunch, all-day coffee and tea, and afternoon snacks. Save $20 with “NFM” promotional code....

Nonprofit Fundraising Masters – Silicon Valley Conference 2017

We are pleased to promote Nonprofit Fundraising 101 author Darian Rodriguez Heyman‘s Nonprofit Fundraising Masters Conference Series in Silicon Valley on Wednesday, March 29. Tickets are $115 – $195 depending on your organization’s budget, and registration includes access to the full-day program, lunch, all-day coffee and tea, and a wine reception. And you can save...

Nonprofit Radio: Crowdfunding Laws

I’ll be on Nonprofit Radio this Friday at 10:30 am PT / 1:30 pm ET talking with host Tony Martignetti about crowdfunding laws. Catch us live on Talking Alternative or a few days later on iTunes (where you can also find our previous discussion on crowdfunding). Background Information Crowdfunding is defined as “the practice of funding a project...

Crowdfunding Rap

I’m moderating a panel on crowdfunding this morning at the 20th Annual Western Conference on Tax-Exempt Organizations. In honor of the session, and thinking back to my recent trip to New York where reasonably priced Hamilton tickets were impossible to find, I wrote the following (still unfinished) rap –...