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Cheryl Contee is CEO of Fission Strategy, the only Facebook Preferred Marketing Developer that specializes in nonprofits & foundations with experience helping leading mission-driven organizations with their social integration and app development.
While it may be true that Instagram is growing faster than Twitter, Pinterest and Facebook combined, Facebook remains one of the most popular social networks in the world. (And it’s important to remember that Facebook now owns Instagram).
Sharing a common cause, understanding problems and needs in communities, low overhead costs, transparency and timely feedback, and integration of employee volunteer activities are among the things that lead to a successful long-term corporate partnership for nonprofits.
The former chief operating officer (COO) of a nonprofit in Salisbury, Md., has been indicted for allegedly stealing $70,000 from the organization over a period of seven years.
The number of grant recipients increased during the first six months of 2013 and the median award size of the largest grant for organizations with government funding was 400 percent larger than that of organizations with no government funding.
Endowments of the nation’s colleges and universities rebounded last year from negative returns in 2012 to gain nearly 12 percent but still trailed one-year returns for most major indices. The 10-year returns for smaller endowments — those with less than $1 billion in assets — continued to lag their targets.
The Sept. 11 Museum in Lower Manhattan will open this spring and charge admission of $24 that is expected to cover a majority of its $63-million operating budget.
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The 9/11 Museum, part of the National September 11 Memorial and Museum at the World Trade Center (9/11 Memorial) in New York City, is slated to open in May. Its admission fee will be $24 and will be mandatory, except for three hours on Tuesdays.
Lawmakers in Florida have proposed an overhaul of the state’s charity regulations. Senate bill 638 (S.B. 638) suggests stricter hiring requirements for nonprofits and their solicitors, financial statement submissions, increased penalties for fraud and a database of Florida charities. The House of Representatives version is H.B. 629.
Signups for the health insurance plans through the federal Affordable Care Act hit 3 million this week. Enrollments for at least one of the nonprofit healthcare co-ops the law set up are picking up steam, too.