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Latest Insights and Analyses
Let’s Get This Straight: Advocacy vs. Lobbying
Thousands of webpages are devoted to explaining every nuance of lobbying limitations and advocacy activities. This simple post by the Florida Nonprofit Alliance cuts through all of that clutter to make the basic point that yes you can advocate on behalf of your mission.
When Saying “No” Isn’t Enough
New York nonprofits are taking to social media with a two-pronged plan to get the facts and finances used to justify the draconian cuts and raise awareness about who they are and what they do.
How to put your nonprofit’s existing cash to work, so it grows instead of shrinks
Economic forces over the past couple years have driven costs higher, but they've also created new opportunities for nonprofits to receive greater yields on their cash.