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It’s time to collaborate more, not less.

It’s time to collaborate more, not less.

What does it mean to collaborate right now? This was the question among a team of nonprofit state association CEOs at a recent meeting. As we all leaned into the conversation, Laurie commented, ...
Get Answers to Your 2020 Census Questions

Get Answers to Your 2020 Census Questions

The 2020 Census is right around the corner, and we’re sure you have questions. Below is our informational video about the Census, which we encourage you to watch if you have not seen it yet. You ...
Take 5 Minutes to Support Charitable Giving in Our State

Take 5 Minutes to Support Charitable Giving in Our State

What if our supporters had to pay taxeson auction items and raffle prizes? There is a very important bill under consideration by the Washington State legislature that Washington Nonprofits ...
Member Spotlight: Happy Pastures and The Council On Aging & Human Services

Member Spotlight: Happy Pastures and The Council On Aging & Human Services

This is a story of Skeeter, Hammie, and a place called Happy Pastures. It is also a story about community and how nonprofits weave together services for people in need. Paige Collins serves as ...
February WA Legislative Session Update

February WA Legislative Session Update

Washington Nonprofits has been hard at work staying on top of the 2019 legislative session. As of writing this, we are coming up on the first major cutoff deadline in the session calendar, in ...
What Would It Take? Train the Trainer Continues

What Would It Take? Train the Trainer Continues

I keep a creased and faded flip chart page on my wall. At the top it says, “What Could We Do? What Would It Take?” It comes from a November 2017 event at which we invited consultants and those ...
New e-book on how to design conferences

New e-book on how to design conferences

Hot off the press: “Conferences That Make a Difference,” co-authored by Washington Nonprofits Associate Director, Nancy Bacon! Do you organize an annual conference? Are you looking to deepen ...
Help Prevent the Next Federal Government Shutdown

Help Prevent the Next Federal Government Shutdown

The 35-day federal government shutdown caused widespread disruptions in the lives of millions of people. Fortunately, our nonprofits were there to address problems, maintain well-being, and help ...
How to Help End the Government Shutdown

How to Help End the Government Shutdown

With the federal government shutdown stretching beyond 30 days, the impact on our communities is significant. Some nonprofits are experiencing increased demand for services, delayed funds for ...
2018 In Review

2018 In Review

January is a time to look back and look ahead.  I’m committed to reflecting with you all, staying informed, and staying nimble to navigate what is ahead.  Here are a few trends to ...
Go Deeper On Your Learning

Go Deeper On Your Learning

I think a lot about a metaphor my education professor used to talk about learning: A learning program is like a fence. A strong fence has posts that go deep enough to reach solid, stabilizing ...
Calling All Great Ideas! Washington State Nonprofit Conference wants to hear from you.

Calling All Great Ideas! Washington State Nonprofit Conference wants to hear from you.

WSNC 2018 Speaker Do you have an idea that you want to share with other nonprofit leaders? Do you have experiences that you think other nonprofit people could learn from? The Washington State ...
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