Rewarding Risks: The Prodigious Power of Volunteers

By Christy Grano It’s National Volunteer Week, an opportunity to celebrate the contributions of volunteers and the indelible impact that volunteer service makes on communities across our country. In the promotional materials for National Volunteer Week, the Points of Light Foundation reminds us that: “Whether online, at the office, or the local food bank; whether with a vote, a … Continued

Managing UBIT (Unrelated Business Income Tax) Risk

Presenter:  Don Kramer, Counsel, and Chair of Montgomery McCracken’s Nonprofit practice group Diversifying an organization’s revenue sources is key to financial sustainability. A growing number of nonprofits are achieving this goal by starting income-producing ventures or product lines. But such efforts can expose a nonprofit to serious legal, as well as economic, risks. This webinar explores … Continued

The Nonprofit Sector’s Dirty Secret

September 2, 2015 By Melanie Lockwood Herman Friday, September 4th is the deadline to submit written comments on the Notice of Proposed Rulemaking (NPRM) regarding changes to the regulations defining which white-collar workers are protected by the minimum wage and overtime standards in the Fair Labor Standards Act. As of this writing, more than 145,000 … Continued