Silent auctions have been a staple of event fundraising for years, and for good reason. They’re highly engaging events that require plenty of audience participation and have the potential to help organizations raise a lot of money. This article covers 5 strategies to get you on your way to silent auction success.
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The social sector is one of the fastest growing sectors of the workforce since the recession, with over 35,000 new nonprofits starting during the recession years alone. What does it take to start a nonprofit?
Many of us came into the social sector fueled by a passion for change. But the pressures of the sector-seeking funding, measuring impact, and other competing priorities-can sap energy quickly, causing burnout.
Navigating the laws and regulations governing nonprofit formation can be difficult and confusing. We’ve teamed up with Harbor Compliance Inc. to answer some questions related to forming the most common nonprofit tax status: the 501©3.
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