Komen’s Brinker Possible UN Candidate

October 12, 2018       Paul Clolery      

Officials at the White House have reached out to Susan G. Komen for the Cure founder Nancy Brinker as a potential replacement for outgoing United Nations Ambassador Nikki Haley, according to CNN. Haley announced earlier this week that she would be stepping down.

Fundraisers To Get Smacked With Postal Hike

October 11, 2018       Mark Hrywna      

The price of a First Class stamp would rise 10 percent, from 50 cents to 55 cents, and other classes of mail heavily used by nonprofits would see price hikes next year that are twice the rate of inflation under a proposal by the United States Postal Service (USPS).

Blackbaud, Microsoft Expand Cloud Initiative

October 10, 2018       NPT Staff      

Blackbaud and Microsoft are jointly investing in an Integrated Cloud Initiative for Nonprofit and co-launching a product to accelerate cloud innovation across the mission lifecycle.

Compete To Be A Best Nonprofit To Work For

October 5, 2018       The NonProfit Times      

Nonprofit leaders across the nation are lamenting the inability to fill open positions in their organizations. Organizations need to be known as a great place to work.

Humane Society Begins Reconciliation Process

October 3, 2018       Mark Hrywna      

Eight months after its president and chief executive officer resigned, the Humane Society of the United States (HSUS) continues efforts to improve.

10 Things Keeping Nonprofit Auditors Up At Night

October 3, 2018       Ken Eye and Andrea Wilson      

The internal audit (IA) function is vital to the health of any nonprofit, regardless of mission or scope. The audit committee and its individual members are crucial partners in safeguarding the integrity, purpose and, ultimately, the success of organizations. They often face challenges navigating a strained regulatory environment, all while trying to do more with less. Here’s a list of the top 10 challenges keeping internal auditors up at night, and possible remedies to help continue the critical work.

California’s Assault On Fundraising Has National Impact

October 2, 2018       The NonProfit Times      

On the anniversary of the September 11 attack on the United States, the United States Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit sitting in San Francisco reversed a lower court decision that had entered a permanent injunction against the State of California forcing two 501(c)(3) nonprofits to reveal their list of donors to the Attorney General of the State of California.

Food For The Poor Settles With Michigan AG

October 1, 2018       Mark Hrywna      

Food For The Poor has agreed to a settlement over allegations of deceptive charitable solicitations with the Michigan Attorney General Office’s Charitable Trust Section that includes a payment of $300,000.

Evaluating Impact And Enterprise Risk Management

September 27, 2018       Matt Lerner and Paul Klein      

For as much as nonprofit leaders have a healthy respect for risk and a desire to implement leading-edge enterprise risk management (ERM) programs, many still struggle with translating the theory they find in literature into a practical and effective program. There is no single, correct way to implement ERM, which leaves managers to their own devices in interpreting ERM concepts as they attempt to adopt risk management protocols.

MacArthur President Stasch To Step Down

September 26, 2018       Mark Hrywna      

Julia Stasch, president of the John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation for the past four years, will step down as president in 2019.

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