State Associations in the News


Events with Strong Brands See Big Benefits

For years, SCANPO (South Carolina Association of Nonprofit Organizations) used a theme to promote the SCANPO Annual Conference. That theme didn’t necessarily have much to do with the topics discussed.

Tags: South Carolina, Branding

Point of View: Legislation has Oklahoma nonprofits under attack

House Bill 2250 would limit the way an animal rights charity could solicit funds for programs, functional expenses and advocacy out-of-state, or lobbying and advocacy efforts within the state.

Tags: Oklahoma

Arizona Gives Day helps local nonprofits

Each individual donation in 2015 averaged $86, according to Kristen Merrifield, Alliance of Arizona Nonprofits CEO, which manages Gives Day.

Tags: Arizona, Giving Days

Empowering Women | Who are the state's most powerful women, according to the state's most powerful women?

Linda Czipo, executive director of the Center for Non-Profits: “She is the ‘uncontested voice’ of nonprofits in New Jersey,” a source said. “She is well known for her constant lobbying in Trenton for the community.”

Tags: New Jersey

Nonprofits Lobby Lawmakers, Governor For Funds

“The governor’s announcement of rescissions will close programs for some of the neediest individuals in our state, who have nowhere to turn,” Jeffrey Walter, interim CEO of the CT Community Nonprofit Alliance, said.

Tags: Connecticut, State Budgets

Nonprofit Head Concerned Animal Rights Fundraising Bill Could Hurt Other Charities

However, Marnie Taylor, the president and CEO of the Oklahoma Center for Nonprofits, told The Journal Record’s ...

Tags: Oklahoma

Reinstating tax credits for charitable giving remains key for nonprofit sector in 2016

Joan Bowman of the Michigan Nonprofit Association (MNA) agreed with the importance of reinstating the tax credits.

Tags: Michigan, State Tax Issues

Theft can happen in any organization, but there’s help

Nancy Bacon, Washington Nonprofits director of learning, is anxious to get the word out about what the group offers and the help it can provide to charities and nonprofits looking for better management practices.

Tags: Washington, Finance, Accountability

Charity Inc.: Stand for your mission

While so much advocacy and public education happens at the grass-roots level, I also encourage nonprofits to start with their boards to stand for their missions.

Tags: Oklahoma, Advocacy, Stand For Your Mission

Nonprofits: Governor’s goals require more funding, details

Part of the problem is that nonprofits were essentially left out of the governor’s address, said Doug Sauer, CEO of the New York Council of Nonprofits, Inc., which represents those organizations statewide.

Tags: New York


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