PJ launches monthly webinar series to benefit nonprofit practitioners
To better serve our readers and the many nonprofit practitioners who strive to improve their communities, Philanthropy Journal will launch a monthly webinar series on Sept. 17. Topics will include marketing and communications, advocacy and public policy, philanthropy and fundraising, technology and more. Webinars will be presented by leaders in their fields who will share their expertise to benefit everyone from new grassroots nonprofits to foundations considering their next big steps.
NC nonprofits fared well overall in this round of state tax changes
Nonprofit tax exemptions and incentives for charitable giving are at the heart of the bill overhauling North Carolina’s tax system, which Governor Pat McCrory signed into law last week.
Proposed budget offers mixed news for North Carolina nonprofits
North Carolina Governor Pat McCrory released his budget proposal for the next two years. Overall, the 323-page proposal – which includes a 2 percent increase in state spending for next year– offers mixed news for nonprofits.
Initiative aims to spur more advocacy funding
North Carolina will be the second of up to 10 states a national group will study as part of its initiative to track and encourage more advocacy grantmaking by foundations.
Nonprofits advised on election-year lobbying
New IRS funding may mean increased scrutiny of nonprofits’ election-related activities, a public-policy expert says.