Tax and Donor Compliance #NPBestPractices from Goldin Group, LLC

Following the Center's tweet chat on tax considerations and donor compliance with Goldin Group,CPA's, we asked them to share more #NPFinance #NPBestPractices for nonprofits facing issues as the year's end comes near. Here's what they had to say:

The Power of Relationships in Grant-Making and Grant-Seeking

For as hard as it seems the nonprofit community is working in harmony with the philanthropic community, are we actually missing the mark? 

Capacity Building Winners

As the leading nonprofit capacity building intermediary in the metropolitan DC area, the Center for Nonprofit Advancement accomplishes it's mission through a portfolio of programs and services. To build and support partnerships between philanthropic, corporate, and government sectors, the Center conducts research and shares data to advocate for the needs of the sector. 

Region Leaders Gather for the 36th Annual Celebration

On October 21, more than 200 nonprofit, corporate, government and philanthropic leaders gathered at the Key Bridge Marriot in Arlington, Virginia, with nearly 4,000 others "beyond the walls" on social media, for the Center for Nonprofit Advancement’s 36th Annual Celebration

Washington Wizard joining the team against childhood homelessness

Athletes are joining the team to advance and strengthen communitites in our region! Washington Wizards basketball player, John Wall, has generously donated $400,000 to the mission of Bright Beginnings, an organization that meets the immediate needs of children and families living in homeless environments in Washington, D.C. We asked Bright Beginnings' Volunteer and Communications Specialist, Whitney Faison, a few questions on the donation and their plans going forward. Here's what she had to say: 

2015 Phyllis Campbell Newsome Public Policy Leadership Award Winners

The Center for Nonprofit Advancement is pleased to announce the four winners of the 2015 Phyllis Campbell Newsome Public Policy Leadership Awards. This award recognizes public officials who have shown exemplary work on behalf of nonprofits during the year. See award presentations at the 36th Annual Celebration on October 21st. This year's winners are:

DC Could Become National Leader in Paid Parental Leave

The District of Columbia may be about to get the nation's most generous paid parental leave system. Under a bill that was introduced this past Tuesday, October 6, at a City Council meeting, DC residents would be able to use up to 16 weeks of paid parental and family leave. 

Cyber Security #NPBestPractices from Goldin Group, LLC

October is Cyber Security Awareness month!

Nonprofits are not immune to computer virus or takeover. We asked Center partner Goldin Group, LLC for their #NPBestPractices for preventing a cyber hack. Here's what they had to say:

Quality Trust on Advocacy

In late September, the Washington Post ran a story on Ryan King, a 33 year old man that has held his job at Safeway for 15 years and taken great care of himself in spite of intellectual and developmental disabilities and sickle cell disease. For many individuals like Ryan, legal guardianship isn't needed.

National Voter Registration Day

Today, September 22, 2015 is National Voter Registration Day!
Being registered to vote is essential to enacting change to make sure the nonprofit sector's voice can be heard. The nonprofit sector employs millions of people across this country, with the DC Metro Area making up 26% of that number. 

#NPLead #NPBestPractices with Sitar Arts Center

On Thursday, May 21, in front of a standing-room-only crowd at The Washington Post, Sitar Arts Center was announced as the 2015 recipient of The Washington Post Award for Excellence in Nonprofit Management. The Award recognizes outstanding achievement of Washington-area nonprofit organizations for excellent and innovative nonprofit management techniques and highlighted Sitar's work in advancing critical skills of underserved children and youth through visual, performing, and digital arts education. 

Meet EXCEL Award Finalist Kathy Sibert

We are delighted to share insights from the finalists for the Gelman, Rosenberg & Freedman 2015 EXCEL Award, which

Meet EXCEL Award Finalist Nicole Lamoureux

We are delighted to share insights from the finalists for the Gelman, Rosenberg & Freedman 2015 EXCEL Award, which