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Washington, D.C. – February 27, 2014 – In response to a notice of proposed rulemaking by the IRS, the Center for Nonprofit Advancement, with the pro-bono legal assistance of Winston & Strawn LLP, has submitted comments opposing the new regulations and has requested that a public hearing be held to further discuss the issue. After hearing from concerned nonprofits, the Center took action on behalf of its members, who are 501(c)(3) organizations.

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You are invited to make a nomination for the Center for Nonprofit Advancement's 2014 Board Leadership Award presented by CohnReznick with additional support by BoardSource. Nominations will be accepted from January 31 through March 31.

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How has your organization benefitted from being a member of the Center for Nonprofit Advancement?

In celebration of the Center’s 35th anniversary of service to the nonprofit community, we have launched a special campaign. The 35 Campaign is our chance to raise awareness in the broader community about the value the center brings to area nonprofits, helping them strengthen capacity through training and technical assistance programs, networking, advocacy and group buying power.

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The Center for Nonprofit Advancement is pleased to announce five finalists for the ninth annual Gelman, Rosenberg and Freedman EXCEL Award. This competitive award recognizes and spotlights outstanding leadership among Washington-area nonprofit chief executives.

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Top Honors Awarded to Bowen McCauley Dance, Northern Virginia Family Service

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The Center for Nonprofit Advancement is now accepting nominations for the Gelman, Rosenberg & Freedman 2013 EXCEL Award. Nominations are due by 5:00 pm on July 12, 2013. Access the online nomination form.

This competitive award spotlights up to three outstanding nonprofit leaders in the Washington metropolitan area for outstanding nonprofit chief executive leadership.

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More than 150 nonprofit leaders and staff from across Greater Washington came together on June 7 for the 13th Annual Public Private Partnership Conference. The Center for Nonprofit Advancement was proud to host this comprehensive day of learning and networking in partnership with the District Office of Partnerships and Grant Services.

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The Center for Nonprofit Advancement is pleased to announce four finalists for the 2013 Board Leadership Award presented by CohnReznick LLP. This competitive award recognizes the role that boards play in building and sustaining successful organizations by executing their fiduciary and leadership responsibilities—assuring that they are well led, well supported and responsive to the people and communities they serve.

Finalists for the 2013 Award include:

Under $2 Million Budget Category:

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Social Service Organization Recognized for Board Engagement, Risk Management Practices

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April 23, 2013—WASHINGTON, DC—The Center for Nonprofit Advancement and The Washington Post are pleased to announce the five finalists for The Washington Post 2013 Award for Excellence in Nonprofit Management. In its 19th year, the award continues to recognize outstanding achievement in nonprofit management by Greater Washington-area nonprofit organizations.

Finalists for the 2013 Post Award include:

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Call for Applications: The Washington Post 2013 Award for Excellence in Nonprofit Management

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2012 Phyllis Campbell Newsome Public Policy Leadership Award

Washington, D.C. – October 17, 2012 – The Center for Nonprofit Advancement honored an outstanding group of public servants for their dedication to the region's nonprofit community at the 33rd Annual Celebration on October 17.

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Washington, D.C. – October 17, 2012 – The Center for Nonprofit Advancement announced today recipients of the Gelman, Rosenberg & Freedman 2012 EXCEL Award for excellence in chief executive leadership. This competitive award spotlights up to three outstanding nonprofit leaders in the Washington metropolitan area for outstanding nonprofit chief executive leadership.

2012 Award recipients include the following nonprofit chief executives:

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At the 2012 Annual Celebration on October 17, the Center for Nonprofit Advancement will honor four local officials for their service to the Greater Washington region’s nonprofit organizations. The Center will present the 2012 Phyllis Campbell Newsome Public Policy Leadership Award to:

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The Center for Nonprofit Advancement is pleased to announce five finalists for the seventh annual Gelman, Rosenberg and Freedman EXCEL Award. This competitive award recognizes and spotlights outstanding leadership among Washington-area nonprofit chief executives.

Finalists for the 2012 Award include:

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