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National Volunteer Week
Often, I forget about National Volunteer Week. I never mean to, but it nevertheless sneaks up on me year after year… but not this year. In January, AmeriCorps and the U.S. Census Bureau released ...
What Does the Election Mean for Nonprofits in Washington?
The 2020 election has (finally) come to a close and a great deal happened in the state and the nation. Let’s start with outcomes relevant for nonprofits.
Good Compensation Data Is Hard to Find
People often come to us for guidance on how much they should pay employees and contractors. If your 501(c)(3) organization files an IRS Form 990, then you are required to report executive compensation.
How Nonprofits Can Respond to the Election
Resources for election week and what comes next.
October 2020 Connector
Read the full October 2020 Connector here.
Are you prepared for the new state overtime rules?
It’s budgeting season in a year like no other. For those of us without psychic ability and a crystal ball, how do we plan for 2021? There are many things to consider, but I want to lead with a ...
The Town is Gone
When fires overtook Whitman County, the community came together to respond.
Action Alert: Arts & Culture Funding
Relief grants now available for arts and cultural nonprofits Dear Colleague, Yesterday, the Washington State Arts Commission (ArtsWA) in coordination with the Washington State Department ...
Action Alert: SOWA And Paid Family Leave
Youth development funding opportunity and paid family leave update Dear Colleague, September 23 marks six months since Gov. Inslee issued a stay-home order to slow the spread of COVID-19 ...
Read the full September 2020 Connector here.
TrendWatch: COVID-19’s Impact on Nonprofits
Do you remember being bombarded with surveys in April and May? The data is in and we’re here to help you make sense of it. We’re seeing consistent results from distant regions: nonprofits in ...
Member Spotlight: How Gambian Talents Promotion Hosted Their Annual Picnic On Wheels
Back-to-school season looks different this year for the children and families of Washington state. While some parents are putting together at-home desks, others are adjusting to new school ...
How Nonprofits Can Get Out The Vote
Nonprofits in Washington have a critical role — and right — ensuring that every vote counts in the upcoming election.