The increased emphasis on scrutiny of nonprofit governance by the IRS is evident from the fact that the newly revised Form 990 has several questions about governance prominent on the first page. For example, Part 1 now requires an organization to enter the number of voting … [Read more...] about What the IRS Wants to Know About Your Non-profit
Writing in this morning's Jerusalem Post, Haviv Retting, tells us: "Jewish Agency Chairman Ze'ev Bielski asked the Knesset on Monday to "encourage" the government to "partner" in aliya activities and programs that connect Israel and the Diaspora... The "partnership," say … [Read more...] about JAFI Seeks Knesset Cash
$75 Million. Carol Seidman, fundraising guru for the United Jewish Appeal's (Toronto) Tomorrow campaign, brought in this donation for the Sherman Campus Community Centre. Carol is the director of the United Jewish Appeal Federation's $400-million Tomorrow Campaign, an … [Read more...] about Identify. Seduce. Immortalize.
If so, check this out: a $250,000 prize for nonprofits who have chosen cooperation over competition. The Collaboration Prize recognizes collaborations among two or more nonprofit organizations that each would otherwise provide the same or similar programs or services and … [Read more...] about Are You a Collaborator?
"It's more difficult to give money away intelligently than it is to earn it in the first place." Andrew Carnegie The US has over a million registered non-profit institutions including tens of thousands most have never heard of. You'd like to contribute, but effectively … [Read more...] about The Generosity of Crowds