State Associations in the News


Survey finds racial gaps in Detroit nonprofit leadership: What that means

Nonprofits operating in Detroit, a predominantly Black city, have racial gaps in leadership and those gaps likely lead to less access to capital, a first of its kind ...

Tags: Diversity, Michigan

Thousands of Kentuckians in need as staffing shortages extend to necessary nonprofits

"Nonprofits who contract with the state can not compete with fast food, they cannot compete with Walmart, they can not compete with Amazon or other employers who are offering significantly higher wages and often better benefits and again this...

Tags: Workforce Shortage, Kentucky

Pandemic has devastated Maryland’s minority-led nonprofits: ‘The stress and strain is unbearable, and it is untenable’

Tags: Maryland, COVID-19, Paycheck Protection Program

‘Our hearts won’t let us walk away’: Nonprofits still seek parity

Lerman recently joined a panel with California Association of Nonprofits (Calnonprofits) CEO Jan Masaoka, another nonprofit veteran, to address these historic...

Tags: California, Government-Nonprofit Contracting

A 2nd COVID holiday season is here: These are the challenges facing charities, nonprofits

The nonprofit sector is facing the same pressures as for-profit businesses when it comes to workforce, which is said to be the single biggest challenge as the region transitions back from the emergency state of the pandemic. 

Tags: New York, Workforce Shortage, #Relief4Charities

IRS Guidance Likely on Repeal of Employee Retention Credit

Nonprofit employers have also opposed the fourth-quarter termination of the ERC.

Tags: Employee Retention Tax Credit, #Relief4Charities

After nearly two years of 'devastating' impact from COVID, local nonprofits try to recover

According to National Council of Nonprofits Chief Operating and Communications Officer Rick Cohen, the combination of an economic downfall along with restrictions and social distancing protocols across the country are creating a snowball effect,...

Tags: South Carolina, Pandemic, COVID-19, Fundraising, #Relief4Charities

Human services employees laboring under 130% pay gap

Michael Weekes, president and CEO of the Providers' Council, said that pay for caretakers who work for community-based organizations still lags far behind that of those who are directly employed by the state despite recent action of the Baker...

Tags: Human Services, Massachusetts, Pay Gap

Franchot: Maryland 'deplorably inadequate' at distributing pandemic aid

Heather Iliff, president and CEO of Maryland Nonprofits, an umbrella group, expressed frustration that Baltimore City is the only jurisdiction to begin releasing aid to nonprofits, months after the funds were first...

Tags: Maryland, American Rescue Plan Act, #Relief4Charities

Community leader seeks to help rural nonprofits across the state

Communities in rural Arizona are about to be taken by the storm with a leader who has a vision for helping organizations thrive.

Tags: Arizona


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