Charitable Giving


National Council of Nonprofits Submits Statement to Senate Finance Committee Before Its Hearing on “Charitable Giving and Trends in the Nonprofit Sector”

The National Council of Nonprofits submitted a formal Statement highlighting for the Senate Finance Committee  a range...

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Tags: Charitable Giving, Workforce Shortage

8 Ways to Give More to Charity This Year

“We hope Congress will extend this provision.

Tags: Fundraising, Charitable Giving

Slim Democratic Senate Majority May Test Biden Tax Plans

Some groups are already offering potential tax policy changes that they hope Democrats will include on their list of must-pass legislation this year.

Tags: Universal Charitable Deduction, Charitable Giving

Where are the tax breaks?

But as of now, the most likely variations of a deal wouldn’t even look to have a tax title, leaving a variety of avenues for tax relief out in the cold.

Tags: #Relief4Charities, COVID-19, Universal Charitable Deduction, Charitable Giving

Generosity, an 'antidote' to fear, division': How to help those in need on Giving Tuesday

Donations to nonprofits plummeted in the first quarter of the year as lockdowns began and layoffs skyrocketed, said Rick Cohen, chief communications officer for the National Council of Nonprofits. In May, half of the charities that responded to ...

Tags: Charitable Giving, #Relief4Charities

Giving Tuesday: Everyone gets a tax break on the first $300 they donate to nonprofits in 2020

“For people giving, it gives more flexibility and makes it easier for people to dig a little bit deeper at a time when nonprofits can really use the assistance,” Cohen says.

Tags: #Relief4Charities, Charitable Giving, #GivingTuesday

There are many reasons to donate to charity this Giving Tuesday — but here’s a little added tax incentive

“It’s not motivation to give. It’s what gives people the ability to give more,” said Rick Cohen, spokesman and chief operating officer for the National Council of Nonprofits. “Right now, every dollar counts.

Tags: Charitable Giving, Universal Deduction

Baltimore-area nonprofits never know what Giving Tuesday will mean. In 2020, that uncertainty is even greater.

It’s been a rocky year so far for nonprofits.

Tags: Maryland, Charitable Giving

Nonprofits face grim outlook as worried Americans cut back on donations during COVID-19 pandemic

“People who have lost their jobs in the last few months understandably don’t have the resources to donate to charities like they had in the past,” says, Rick Cohen,  chief communications officer for the National Council of Nonprofits.

Tags: COVID-19, #Relief4Charities, Charitable Giving

A charitable update

The charitable sector is still full of worries about the tax cut’s impact.

Tags: Charitable Giving, COVID-19


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