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Nonprofit Postage On Way Back Up
The break on First Class postage will be short-lived and Standard Mail will have a new name under a proposal by the United States Postal Service (USPS).The USPS yesterday filed notice with the Postal Regulatory Commission (PRC) for 2017 mailing services prices.
Registration is now open for AFP’s 2017 International Fundraising Conference. Join the largest gathering of professional fundraisers in the world in San Francisco, April 30–May 2. New features this year include an expanded Pre-Conference Workshop program, the Dine Around San Francisco experience and enhanced focus on leadership development. Find more information and register today at www.afpfc.com. Save $200 with the Early Bird rate by October 31!
Human Resources …
8 Things To Do When The EEOC Comes Calling
Despite anyone’s best intentions, it is possible for a nonprofit to be charged with some type of discrimination, a charge that might be investigated by any of a number of governmental bodies. The U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC) has made a wide variety of material available on its website.
Though patience is a virtue, instant gratification still dominates most psyches. This should be kept in mind, as happy donors are generous donors, a philanthropy expert said recently. Most donors are happiest when presented first with lower-level needs, according to Prof. Adrian Sargeant of the Hartsook Centre for Sustainable Philanthropy at Plymouth University in the United Kingdom.