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Legislation To Repeal Nonprofit Tax Getting Bipartisan Support...

Bipartisan legislation to repeal a 21-percent tax on the value of fringe benefits, such as free parking or mass transit assistance, has been introduced in both the U.S. House of Representatives and the U.S. Senate. The provision was part of the 2017 Tax Cuts and Jobs Act. James Lankford (R-Okla.) and Chris Coons (D-Del.) introduced […]

Mass Resignations At Nonprofit Where Patient was Raped...

The C-Suite at Hacienda HealthCare in Phoenix is pretty much cleaned out with at least 10 executives tendering their resignations in the middle of a scandal where an incapacitated patient was raped, impregnated and gave birth this past December. Nathan Dorceus Sutherland, a certified practical nurse responsible for the victim’s care, was arrested in late […]

Events Fundraising Down, But Recovering Slightly...

Nonprofits in the “Peer-to-Peer Fundraising Thirty” raised more than $1.39 billion in 2018, down 2.7 percent or about $38.8 million compared to 2017, a year when gross revenue dropped by 6.7 percent. It’s been a decade since the top 30 peaked at its high-water mark of $1.76 million raised. “The forecast for peer-to-peer fundraising has been steadily […]

Giving Inched Higher Despite Disappearing Donors...

Major studies of giving during 2018 are starting to show agreement that philanthropy lagged Gross Domestic Product (GDP) during 2018 and the only reason giving was up is because of donors who gave at least $1,000. Giving increased by 1.6 percent in 2018, according to the Fundraising Effectiveness Project’s 2018 Fourth Quarter Report, released today. […]

ASAE Changes Certified Association Executive Program Requirements...

ASAE announced two changes to the Certified Association Executive (CAE) Program. The changes are updates to the Assessment System and Renewals Policy including the addition of an ethics requirement for renewal. These changes mean that the experience requirement for candidates who are employed as an association CEO, or in a C-suite level position, has been […]

Indictment In $6.7 Million IT Fraud At Charity...

A former information technology vice president allegedly stole some $6.7 million from a United Way affiliate over several years through a shell company he created. Imran Alrai of Windham, N.H., allegedly created a fictitious sample list of clients, generated fraudulent invoices, and passed off his father as a principal in a shell company he created, […]

Fundraisers Receive Top Awards From Peers...

Angel Aloma and Adrian White Slagle were honored with the most prestigious awards from the ANA Nonprofit Federation (ANANF), formerly the DMA Nonprofit Federation, at its annual Washington, D.C. conference. Angel Aloma ,executive director of Food for the Poor, received the 2019 Max Hart Nonprofit Achievement Award. White Slagle, director of new business and account […]

Charities Hit Record Sales On eBay...

A record of nearly $102 million was generated via auction and direct sales by nonprofits during 2018 through eBay for Charity, an increase exceeding 20 percent compared to the $84 million raised in 2017. More than 66,000 charities use the online auction platform, which has raised $911.4 million since 2003, approaching its goal of $1 […]

Foundation Center, GuideStar Merge, Creating Mega Data Portal...

The Foundation Center and GuideStar, the two largest data and information nonprofit organizations in the United States, are merging in a deal that took about two years to consummate but was at least a decade in the making. The organizations will be rebranded as Candid. (with a period). The two boards signed an agreement on […]

Girls Inc. Scores Super Bowl Ad...

The price of airtime would have been roughly $3.36 million but for Girls Inc., and its 81 affiliates in the United States and Canada, the impact of boosting its message of empowerment during the Super Bowl probably can’t be calculated. CBS Corporation, a long-term supporter of Girls Inc., will provide 20 seconds of airtime during […]