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The National Labor Relations Board’s decision last week in a case involving workers hired by one firm but working at Browning Ferris Industries (BFI) highlights that notwithstanding apparent and intended separateness, two separate legal entities may be found to be joint employers of certain employees if the entities “share or co-determine” matters governing the essential terms and conditions of employment for the employees.
Mission-related zeal will take an organization only so far. Most nonprofits find success starts with the click of a mouse button. Advocacy is important, but fundraising is most nonprofits’ lifeblood. Organizations should use one-click donation buttons on their appeal pages.
Facebook yesterday announced a new Donate Now button on link ads and Pages for nonprofit organizations that directs users to a charity’s web site.
A technology mogul and collection of noted philanthropists from New York, San Diego, Utah and Pennsylvania are among this year’s recipients of the Carnegie Medal of Philanthropy.
Fundraisers at schools, colleges and universities in the United States estimate that donations to their institutions grew 5.1 percent during the academic year that ended June 30, according to survey results released this month by the Council for Advancement and Support of Education (CASE).
The day-to-day duties of nonprofit management often include the handling of a barrage of challenges and complications.
The director of facilities at the Woodruff Arts Center in Atlanta pleaded guilty a few years ago to embezzling more than $1.1 million. According to the Federal Bureau of Investigation, former employee Ralph Clark stole the money from the visual and performing arts center by submitting invoices for bogus expenses, picking the checks up in person, and then depositing them into accounts over which Clark had signatory authority.
Iconic sandwich pitchman Jared Fogle is expected to plead guilty to charges related to possession of child pornography as well as traveling across state lines to pay for sex, in an investigation that started with the executive director of his eponymous foundation.
Lou-Ellen Barkan likes to be prepared. When she learned that liabilities regarding card-present credit card fraud would shift in October, the president and CEO of the Alzheimer’s Association New York City chapter sprang into action. Barkan hopes her organization will be compliant with the new regulations for its Forget-Me-Not Gala this month even though the deadline is months away.
The nonprofit job market is getting more competitive as organizations recover from the recession and start expanding staff. NonProfit Talent Match has made the jump from a leading industry job board to full service talent sourcing and management.