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October 2021 Connector

October 2021 Connector

This month we are excited to share our new report, the 2021 Nonprofit Economic Impact Report! Learn about the impact of nonprofits in Washington and how the sector has change from 2017 to 2020. We are also accepting applications to be an Equity Ambassador! As we consider possible returns to the office, we have new Tools for Returning for Work available for you as well as free executive director coaching available. Finally, we have a special post about Juneteenth – Four Months Later.
ACTION ALERT: Kill the Bill and Start Over

ACTION ALERT: Kill the Bill and Start Over

Good News: The proposed repeal of the Johnson Amendment is excluded from the final tax bill. The Senate Parliamentarian excluded the provision because it violated the Senate rules for the bill. ...
Interested in joining our board?

Interested in joining our board?

We are happy to hear from individuals who may be interested in serving on the Washington Nonprofits’ Board of Directors or one of our board committees.  We are seeking leaders with strong ...
ACTION ALERT: It’s Not Over Yet – Call Congress ASAP on Tax Reform

ACTION ALERT: It’s Not Over Yet – Call Congress ASAP on Tax Reform

News reports indicate that a deal on tax reform has been reached in principal, however the details are still being negotiated. Conference Committee members are trying to avoid unnecessary ...
December Public Policy Update: Stay Current on Tax Reform; Legislative Session Preview

December Public Policy Update: Stay Current on Tax Reform; Legislative Session Preview

The final few weeks of 2017 have seen a lot of action on issues impacting nonprofit organizations. Below is a brief roundup of the key issues that your organization should be aware of: Stay Up ...
The secret behind the toolkits

The secret behind the toolkits

Ever wonder what goes into developing Washington Nonprofits' nationally (and internationally!) acclaimed toolkits? We are excited to be participating in Learning • Technology • Design, a virtual ...
Member Spotlight: Treehouse, Setting a BHAG and Achieving It

Member Spotlight: Treehouse, Setting a BHAG and Achieving It

We didn’t know how we would do it, we didn’t know how we would fund it, but we knew it was our responsibility. This is a story about a Big Hairy Audacious Goal (BHAG) and a dramatic ...
2018 Central Washington Conference (Yakima)

2018 Central Washington Conference (Yakima)

You care about your mission. You want to survive and thrive and make a difference here and in the world beyond. Yet there are barriers getting in the way of your success. You have to raise ...
ACTION ALERT: Call Our Senators ASAP

ACTION ALERT: Call Our Senators ASAP

The time for advocacy is now. The nonprofit sector will be adversely affected by many of the provisions in the tax reform bill currently working its way through Congress, but there is one ...
ACTION ALERT: Federal Tax Bill Harms Nonprofit Nonpartisanship

ACTION ALERT: Federal Tax Bill Harms Nonprofit Nonpartisanship

The House and Senate both passed separate versions of tax reform. The difference between the bills must be negotiated through a conference committee made up of a dozen or more Representatives ...
Urgent: Take Action Today to Protect the Work of Nonprofits

Urgent: Take Action Today to Protect the Work of Nonprofits

The U.S. Senate is expected to consider its tax reform proposal very soon, and we need you to call Senators Cantwell and Murray to protect the work of nonprofits. The bills currently under ...
Special Nonprofit Discount for WA Policy Conference

Special Nonprofit Discount for WA Policy Conference

Washington Nonprofits is pleased to sponsor this year’s Re-Wire Public Policy Conference on December 12th and offer a 20% registration discount to nonprofits! The Re-Wire Public Policy ...
Analysis Shows Communities Harmed by Tax Reform Proposal

Analysis Shows Communities Harmed by Tax Reform Proposal

A new analysis of the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act indicates a wide range of negative effects that would have significant impacts on the ability of charitable nonprofits in Washington State to serve ...
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