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Nonprofit Jobs & Wages Update

Nonprofit Jobs & Wages Update

How are nonprofits faring currently? Collectively, we are still struggling with a labor crisis and slow job recovery. Washington Nonprofits recently received nonprofit jobs and wages data for ...
COVID-19 and Your Nonprofit Finances

COVID-19 and Your Nonprofit Finances

Photo by Annie Spratt on Unsplash COVID-19 and Your Nonprofit Finances “We need help to understand our financial picture, determine what federal programs to apply for, and generally work ...
Action Alert: Tell Congress to Include Nonprofits in CARES Act 2.0

Action Alert: Tell Congress to Include Nonprofits in CARES Act 2.0

Nonprofits are everywhere. The people we serve are everywhere. YOU are everywhere. Right now, the U.S. Congress is considering further supports for small businesses and nonprofits in response ...
Sample Forms for Volunteers and Clients during COVID-19

Sample Forms for Volunteers and Clients during COVID-19

Many nonprofits are continuing to operate and provide vital services in their communities during the COVID crisis. Here are sample liability waivers that can be used with volunteers and ...
Navigating CARES Act Assistance Programs

Navigating CARES Act Assistance Programs

The CARES Act passed by the US Congress last week includes relief for nonprofits. We are working with partners to ensure that nonprofits in Washington get the timeline information they need to access these benefits.
How the COVID-19 Economic Stimulus Bill Would Affect Nonprofits

How the COVID-19 Economic Stimulus Bill Would Affect Nonprofits

Congressional and Administration negotiators reached agreement on the Phase 3 COVID-19 economic stimulus bill early Wednesday morning and just released the legislative text this hour. The Senate and House hope to pass the $2 trillion legislation as quickly as possible.
Join Us in Sending a Message that Nonprofits Must Be Included in COVID-19 Relief and Recovery

Join Us in Sending a Message that Nonprofits Must Be Included in COVID-19 Relief and Recovery

Sign our joint letter: Dear Elected Officials of Washington State, To support the wellbeing of our state’s nonprofit infrastructure, we recommend that you include nonprofits in all relief and recovery funding that is available in our state. We request a virtual meeting with you this week to share more information about the critical role nonprofits are playing in the COVID-19 response across the state and discuss opportunities to provide needed support for this vital work and include nonprofits in creating the solutions.
An Open Letter to Public Officials in  Washington State Regarding Coronavirus Response

An Open Letter to Public Officials in Washington State Regarding Coronavirus Response

Dear Public Officials, Thank you for your work to ensure the safety and health of Washington’s residents during the coronavirus pandemic. We are grateful for your leadership and proud to work ...
An Open Letter to Funders Regarding Coronavirus Response

An Open Letter to Funders Regarding Coronavirus Response

Dear Funding Partners, You are needed more than ever during this time of coronavirus.  Your rapid response can save countless lives.  Please consult with nonprofit leaders, though, to ensure that your funding goes to the highest and best use.  Here’s what nonprofit leaders want you to know:
Member Spotlight: Sound Experience – Looking to the future

Member Spotlight: Sound Experience – Looking to the future

“We have to help each other.” Suchitra Iyer, the Development Director at Sound Experience, sees partnerships as the future for nonprofits. Sound Experience has been operating for over 30 ...
Census Resources for Historically Undercounted Communities

Census Resources for Historically Undercounted Communities

During the month of April, Washington Nonprofits and the US Census Bureau are partnering to bring you a series of webinars focusing on specific historically undercounted communities. Each will ...
Coronavirus Response Resources for Nonprofits

Coronavirus Response Resources for Nonprofits

Let’s get through this crisis together! We are learning fast about how to survive and thrive during the COVID-19 pandemic. Nonprofits, who typically operate on thin margins, are facing unprecedented challenges. Washington Nonprofits is committed to supporting nonprofits through this crisis with timely information and advocacy.
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