2012 Mayan

Enjoy a little REM - It's The End Of The World - while reading some of my favorite posts of the week in the areas of nonprofit organizations, corporate governance, philanthropy, and social enterprises:

  • Nonprofit Quarterly: Can you feel the ch-ch-changes coming for the nonprofit sector in 2013? http://ow.ly/ggcba [Ed. My prediction is in the article; Emily's was one of three featured separately in the Cohen Report email blast.]
  • Chronicle of Philanthropy: "This certainly won’t be the last time we debate federal policy that affects nonprofits." http://ow.ly/ggGIV 
  • Jan Masaoka: And Now for Something Different about the Charitable Tax Deduction! Blue Avocado
  • Tony Martignetti: NEW: Fundraising Fundamentals on The Chronicle of Philanthropy: How to Thank Donors w/ Emily Chan  [podcast]
  • Emily: IRS Offers Tips for Year-End Giving IRS News 
  • Gene: Charitable deduction denied for faulty receipt. KPMG pdf … Charities: don't let this happen to your donors.
  • Sustainable Law Group: Nonprofits split on supporting Obama tax-plan. Chronicle of Philanthropy
  • Alice Korngold: Build better nonprofit boards: know what it takes to recruit the candidates you want http://bit.ly/UE3Dqi 
  • Alice Korngold: What value can a real estate professional or attorney bring to a nonprofit board? See p 2, left column http://bit.ly/UOoS8R [Ed. Great Q & A with Alice on nonprofit governance.]
  • Lucy Marcus: Aesop’s year in the boardroom: Tales of power, money, ethics, hubris serve as cautionary tales & markers for our future http://reut.rs/RCp3II 
  • Debra Beck: Fave posts of 2012: "10 Ways" board series page. Collected posts explore effective nonprofit governance
  • Emily: Ten Technology Trends to Watch in 2013 via Stanford Social Innovation Review  
  • Give2Asia: The world just got a little smaller, and giving overseas a little easier: G2A/NGOsource to partner http://give2asia.org/?p=18231

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