Council of Nonprofits in the News


A tax bonanza

The charitable sector, which this week pressed Congress for $60 billion worth of assistance, would get some help under the Senate bill.

Tags: Coronavirus, COVID-19

Cancelled: Nonprofits Bailing On Major Annual Events

coalition of 30 national nonprofits penned a letter...

Tags: Coronavirus, COVID-19

Coronavirus ‘Rapid Response’ Funds Proliferate as Threat Grows

"Most nonprofits don’t have endowments or even large rainy-day funds to tap," said Tim Delaney, CEO of the National Council of Nonprofits, one of the signatories on the letter.

Tags: Coronavirus, COVID-19, Congress

Early data shows charitable giving dipped slightly under Trump tax law

But stakeholders in the nonprofit sector expressed concerns, saying that Treasury's data is in line with other studies that have shown that Trump's tax law had a negative effect on charitable giving.

Tags: Charitable Giving, Tax Reform

Why Work for a Nonprofit? Creating a Career with Impact

“Nonprofits offer the opportunity to change the world or to help your neighbors in your local community, all while continuing to build your professional skills,” says Rick Cohen, spokesperson for the National Council of Nonprofits.

Tags: Careers, Jobs

Critics of Dot-Org Sale Dismiss Promises Made by For-Profit Buyer

"The deal suffers several serious flaws, yet its purported fixes are just hollow words," said Rick Cohen, chief operating officer at the National Council of Nonprofits, in an email to the Chronicle of Philanthropy.

Tags: .org Domains, Internet, #SaveDotOrg

Facebook’s Grip on Data Leaves Nonprofits Leery of Donate Button

Tags: Social Media, Fundraising, Facebook

Making Diversity a Priority

Diversity can have a big impact on financial performance, as many grant-making foundations consider the makeup of a nonprofit's board, leadership, and staff when making decisions around philanthropic giving.

Tags: Diversity, Equity, Inclusion

Nonprofits Face Headaches Under Income Reporting Rules

The American Institute of CPAs in November 2019 asked the IRS to exclude small tax-exempt organizations from the measure, saying those entities don’t have the tools that their larger counterparts have to...

Tags: Tax Reform, UBIT

Calif. Scrutiny Delays Decision on Sale of Dot-Org Domain

Representatives for Ethos Capital were not immediately available for comment. Rick Cohen, chief communications officer for the National Council of Nonprofits, which has been critical of the proposed sale, hailed the development.

Tags: .org Domains, Technology


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