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Montgomery County Council Passes New Paid Sick Leave Law

Last month, the County Council of Montgomery County, MD passed a new paid sick leave bill that will go into effect on October 1, 2016. While the actual implementation of the law is still over a year away, it promises to drastically change the lives of thousands of employees in the county.

risk management with Gary Thompson

 

Nonprofit organizations are guided by their altruistic missions.  But like all entities, they need thoughtful management of risks, including the backstop of insurance.  A nonprofit lacking in risk management leaves itself exposed to loss and even ruin.  Large corporations benefit from having a full-time risk manager, but for most nonprofits, risk management and insurance is one job among many handled by the Executive Director or someone else.  

meet a finalist: Leadership Arlington

We're ecstatically getting ready for the Board Leadership Showcase on Tuesday, and wanted to share insights from the amazing finalists of the Cente

meet a finalist: National Center for Children and Families

We're pumped for the  Board Leadership Showcase on July 22, and wanted to share insights from the amazing finalists of the Center’s 

meet a finalist: Global Impact

We' can't wait for the  Board Leadership Showcase on July 22, and wanted to share insights from the amazing finalists of the Center’s&nb

meet a finalist: City Blossoms

We're estatically getting ready for the  Board Leadership Showcase on July 22, and wanted to share insights from the amazing finalists of the Center’s&n

Following DC Central Kitchen

You would think it would be hard to get over 22,000 people to follow your mission, but DC Central Kitchen (DCCK) made it look easy.

After conducting research on member's use of social media, the Center recognized DCCK as an outstanding leader on the web. Their engagement on 4 of the 5 platforms surveyed results in a following of over 22,000.

Alexander Moore, Chief Development Officer at DCCK, praises the organization's ability to communicate it's bredth and depth in a few captivating words. 

Help Members Raise Millions in a 24 Hour Fundraising Competition: Do More 24!

Do More 24

 

Let’s make a difference this Thursday, June 4!

The Center for Nonprofit Advancement, in conjunction with longtime member, United Way of the National Capital Area, will help more than 100 Center members raise millions of dollars through the massive one-day regional online fundraising competition: Do More 24.

Sitar Arts Center Wins The Washington Post 2015 Award for Excellence in Nonprofit Management

WASHINGTON, D.C. – May 21, 2015 – The Center for Nonprofit Advancement and The Washington Post today announced Sitar Arts Center as the 2015 recipient of The Washington Post Award for Excellence in Nonprofit Management. The Post Award recognizes outstanding achievement in nonprofit management for a Washington-area nonprofit organization.