How to Raise More at Your Next Fundraising Auction

> Posted on August 24th, by Erin Cusack in Fundraising and Grants.
How to Raise More at Your Next Fundraising Auction

A post by Jill Boyer. Jill is the Director of Marketing at Greater Giving. Jill joined the Greater Giving team over 10 years ago, bringing her experience with event planning, marketing, customer success and copywriting. Her deep knowledge of fundraising … Read more >>



What Does it Take to Register for Charitable Solicitation?

> Posted on August 3rd, by James Gilmer in Uncategorized.

In our last article, we discussed where your charity is required to register to solicit donations. Generally speaking, registration is mandatory in any state in which you are soliciting donations.

You may find that your organization has to register … Read more >>



The Do’s and Don’ts of Online Fundraising Security and PCI Compliance

> Posted on July 27th, by James Gilmer in Fundraising and Grants.
The Do’s and Don’ts of Online Fundraising Security and PCI Compliance

This is a post by Ronald Pruit, President of 4aGoodCause, a leading provider of easy and effective online fundraising pages that make donors want to give more. Connect with Ronald on Twitter

Payment Card Industry (PCI) Compliance refers … Read more >>



Planning a Charity Auction: A Beginner’s Guide

> Posted on July 21st, by Erin Cusack in Fundraising and Grants.
Planning a Charity Auction: A Beginner’s Guide

A post by Karrie Wozniak. Karrie is an expert on mobile fundraising. She is Vice President of Sales & Marketing at BidPal, the leading mobile fundraising software company that helps nonprofits engage more donors and raise more money. Since … Read more >>



Where Must my Charity Register to Solicit Donations?

Where Must my Charity Register to Solicit Donations?

You’ve probably heard about charitable solicitation compliance by now. You also probably understand that if your charity fundraises, it is required to register for charitable solicitation. But with registration being completed on the state-level and the requirements varying by state, … Read more >>



Iowa Registered Agent Required for Limited Partnerships

> Posted on July 19th, by James Gilmer in Business Compliance, Industry News.

Effective July 1, 2016, Iowa requires a limited partnership to have a registered agent for service of process. Iowa House Bill 2373 was signed into law by Iowa Governor Terry Branstad on April 21, 2016. The bill became effective July … Read more >>



Mississippi Charitable Organization Renewal Registration Update- Effective July 1, 2016

> Posted on June 29th, by James Gilmer in Industry News, Nonprofit Compliance.
Mississippi Charitable Organization Renewal Registration Update-                      Effective July 1, 2016

 

Effective July 1, 2016, charitable organizations in Mississippi must file to renew their charitable registration on or before the fifteenth day of the fifth month following the close of the charity’s fiscal year end. This coincides with the due … Read more >>



Charitable Solicitation Compliance: A Legislative Minefield (Part 2)

Charitable Solicitation Compliance: A Legislative Minefield (Part 2)
A Series on Legislative and Administrative Changes in Charitable Solicitation Requirements

If you haven’t already, go back and read Part 1 for legislative and administrative changes surrounding foreign qualification and registered agent appointment. 

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About half of all states … Read more >>



Charitable Solicitation Compliance: A Legislative Minefield (Part 1)

Charitable Solicitation Compliance: A Legislative Minefield (Part 1)
A Series on Legislative and Administrative Changes in Charitable Solicitation Requirements

Charitable solicitation compliance is not optional; it is the law. In addition to the IRS, most states regulate charitable solicitation. 45 states have laws pertaining to solicitations that occurs … Read more >>



Top 20 Reasons Nonprofits Register for Charitable Solicitation

Top 20 Reasons Nonprofits Register for Charitable Solicitation

State charitable solicitation requirements affect nearly every charity that fundraises in at least some way. Simply being recognized by the IRS as a 501(c)(3) organization does not mean that a charity can fundraise limitlessly. Most states also regulate charitable solicitation. … Read more >>