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U.S. Supreme Court to Hear California Donor Disclosure Case

U.S. Supreme Court to Hear California Donor Disclosure Case

U.S. Supreme Court to Hear California Donor Disclosure Case

Posted on April 1, 2021, by James Gilmer in Industry News, Nonprofit Compliance.

Orignally posted April 1, 2021. Updated April 30, 2021 following the initial round of oral arguments.

In April 2021, the Supreme Court of the United States (SCOTUS) heard two similar challenges to California’s requirement that charitable organizations must disclose confidential … Read more

New York Creates Additional Reporting Requirements for Soliciting Nonprofit Organizations

New York Creates Additional Reporting Requirements for Soliciting Nonprofit Organizations

New York Creates Additional Reporting Requirements for Soliciting Nonprofit Organizations

Posted on March 22, 2021, by James Gilmer in Industry News, Nonprofit Compliance.

Effective January 1, 2021, many nonprofit organizations that register with the New York Attorney General – Charities Bureau will now have to file the same annual documents with the New York Department of State (DOS). Because the DOS deadline aligns … Read more

In a COVID-19 World, Do You Know Who Your Registered Agents Are?

In a COVID-19 World, Do You Know Who Your Registered Agents Are?

In a COVID-19 World, Do You Know Who Your Registered Agents Are?

Posted on March 2, 2021, by James Gilmer in Business Compliance.

In every state, business entities such as LLCs need to appoint a registered agent when they form or register. The registered agent’s job is to receive service of process at its physical location and forward it to the organization it … Read more

Insurance 101: How to Get Licensed as an Insurance Agent

Insurance 101: How to Get Licensed as an Insurance Agent

Insurance 101: How to Get Licensed as an Insurance Agent

Posted on January 15, 2021, by Emily Lazration in Business Compliance.

The insurance industry offers plenty of rewarding career opportunities. As an insurance agent, not only will you work to protect your clients from various risks, but you’ll have the chance to advance your career and earn money. 

It’s important to … Read more

Nonprofit Sector Update: 2020 NAAG/NASCO Conference

Nonprofit Sector Update: 2020 NAAG/NASCO Conference

Nonprofit Sector Update: 2020 NAAG/NASCO Conference

Posted on December 14, 2020, by James Gilmer in Industry News, Nonprofit Compliance.

November 17th and 18th, 2020, marked the public sessions of the annual NAAG/NASCO Conference. Harbor Compliance is a proud yearly attendee of the NAAG/NASCO conference. We are committed to discussing the biggest challenges facing the sector with state regulators so … Read more

6 Ways to Boost Your Fundraising Strategy Today

6 Ways to Boost Your Fundraising Strategy Today

6 Ways to Boost Your Fundraising Strategy Today

Posted on November 18, 2020, by Jay Love in Fundraising and Grants, Nonprofit Compliance.

Fundraising can be difficult in the best of times. Now, during an economic downturn and a national pandemic, it’s become even more difficult. At the beginning of 2020, the fundraising trends showed only positive prospects for nonprofits. Now that we’re … Read more

Giving Tuesday 2020: Resources for Nonprofit and Donor Success

Giving Tuesday 2020: Resources for Nonprofit and Donor Success

Giving Tuesday 2020: Resources for Nonprofit and Donor Success

Posted on October 30, 2020, by James Gilmer in Industry News, Nonprofit Compliance.

Every year, on the Tuesday after Thanksgiving, the world joins together for a day of global giving. On that day, Giving Tuesday, we lift one another up. We share a message of unity and hope. Nonprofits and donors partner to … Read more

Contracts: An Important Tool for Minimizing Risk in Construction

Contracts: An Important Tool for Minimizing Risk in Construction

Contracts: An Important Tool for Minimizing Risk in Construction

Posted on October 27, 2020, by Patrick Hogan in Business Compliance.

Minimizing risk involves doing everything within your power to diminish the possibility of an unfavorable circumstance and its probable effects. 

The ability of construction contractors, subcontractors and clients to manage risks contributes largely to the success of a project. To … Read more

End of Year Nonprofit Compliance: Budget Considerations

End of Year Nonprofit Compliance: Budget Considerations

End of Year Nonprofit Compliance: Budget Considerations

Posted on October 23, 2020, by James Gilmer in Nonprofit Compliance.

For most nonprofits, the fourth quarter is reserved for strategic planning for the upcoming year. During this time, organizations establish budgets and means by which to fund and grow their impact. Many organizations have adopted online fundraising platforms to support … Read more

Fundraising in the Time of COVID-19

Fundraising in the Time of COVID-19

Fundraising in the Time of COVID-19

Posted on October 12, 2020, by John Beck in Fundraising and Grants, Nonprofit Compliance.

Why nonprofits shouldn’t panic about fundraising during the global pandemic.

The world has been struggling to find a safe new normal as we enter the half-year marker of the COVID-19 pandemic. Many industries have faced unprecedented challenges trying to protect … Read more

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