SB2 Philanthropy Symposium Speakers Tell Nonprofits to Value Themselves

“We forget that nonprofits are also businesses,” says Perwaiz.

Tags: Florida, #OwnYourOwnCosts, Overhead

Bill Aims to Crack Down on Charities with High Overhead Costs

While some see DeLuca's bill as necessary step to protect donors, others worry about the potential trickledown effect.

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Foundations Show Signs of Moving Beyond ‘Overhead Myth’

Many of the efforts to craft new financing approaches are young and have not yet produced dramatic change.

Tags: Illinois, California, Overhead, Indirect Costs

The Myth and Truth Behind Nonprofits’ Overhead Expenses

According to the National Council of Nonprofits, overhead expenses of a typical nonprofit are often misunderstood.

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Calif. Nonprofit Association Urges Charity Navigator to Make 2 Big Changes

The California Association of Nonprofits, taking advantage of a change of leadership at Charity Navigator, has sent a letter urging the...

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$0.88 of Every $1 for Programs: That’s Nothing to Brag About!

But, a larger issue looms.

Tags: OMB Uniform Guidance, Overhead, Indirect Costs

Nonprofits Win Key Victory in Overhead Battles With Government

Rather than focusing on what Congress will (or won’t) do in the new year, foundations and other nonprofits would do well to take a close look at a little-noticed overhaul of federal grant-making rules—in the works for three years and that took...

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Tags: OMB Uniform Guidance, Overhead, Indirect Costs, OwnYourOwnCosts

The Word for Today is “Overhead”: OMB Uniform Guidance Takes Effect

The OMB Uniform Guidance, the new rules for nonprofits that...

Tags: OMB Uniform Guidance, Overhead, Indirect Costs, Government-Nonprofit Contracting Reform

With funding still tight, Fox Valley leaders say it’s a challenging time to run a nonprofit

Rick Cohen, the director of communications and operations for the Washington, D.C.-based National Council of Nonprofits, which advocates for nonprofits, says not to fall into the trap of writing off a nonprofit because of how much it spends on...

Tags: OwnYourOwnCosts, Overhead, Administrative Costs, Giving

How Philanthropy Is Changing the Culture on Full Cost Funding

Breaking the nonprofit starvation cycle is not easy, but exciting progress keeps happening. To keep that momentum going, a great deal of culture change is needed.

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