Fundraising and Grants


Top 6 Benefits Of Registering Proactively

> Posted on August 14th, by Kim O'Brien in Fundraising and Grants, Nonprofit Compliance.

Take the proactive approach to compliance

Sure, you know that working with a compliance provider can help streamline operations for your nonprofit. But a proactive approach is worth so much more than that. As the old adage goes, an ounce … Read more >>



Top 6 Charitable Solicitation Resources

Add these six resources to your list of nonprofit must-reads!

Sure, you know we offer compliance solutions for nonprofits of all shapes and sizes. But did you know we’ve published over 3,000 pieces of content about compliance?

To save you … Read more >>



Summertime Slowdown? Not for Fundraising Compliance!

June 30 is a big day in the world of nonprofit compliance.

As summer temps soar, financial reporting and renewal requirements are turning up the heat even more!

Don’t let charitable solicitation registration renewals and fiscal year-end financial prep put … Read more >>



Nonprofit Board of Directors: Top 7 FAQs

Ready to apply for 501(c)(3) status, but unsure of how to form your board of directors? You’re not alone! Harbor Compliance fields many questions from nonprofit founders regarding their board of directors. So we asked our Compliance Specialists to round … Read more >>



May 15 Filing Deadline: Charitable Solicitation Registration

Mark your calendars! If your nonprofit’s fiscal year ends on December 31, state charitable renewals are due starting May 15. Note that this coincides with the IRS Form 990 due date.

Most states require a copy of Form 990 to … Read more >>



Charity Auction Software: 6 Fundamental Facts to Keep in Mind

> Posted on March 28th, by Karrie Wozniak in Fundraising and Grants.

In our last contribution to Harbor Compliance, we provided you with a handy infographic for planning your fall auction!

But if you took our first piece of advice to use charity auction software during the planning process, your organization … Read more >>



How to set up a successful grant writing pipeline

> Posted on March 14th, by Megan Hill in Fundraising and Grants.

Grant writing success can be an elusive animal. The industry average acceptance rate is about 1 in 10 submissions funded – even for nonprofits that have reached household name status.

So how can your nonprofit ensure the greatest chances at … Read more >>



Harbor Compliance and National Council of Nonprofits Help Nonprofits with Fundraising Registration Compliance

> Posted on January 26th, by James Gilmer in Fundraising and Grants, Nonprofit Compliance.
Harbor Compliance and National Council of Nonprofits Help Nonprofits with Fundraising Registration Compliance

New Publication Provides Information on State Registration Requirements for Fundraising

Harbor Compliance and the National Council of Nonprofits (Council of Nonprofits) announced a “Best Practices Partnership” and unveiled a resource guide to help nonprofits with often-misunderstood state fundraising registration requirements.… Read more >>



Donor Data: Increase Your Donations in 5 Simple Steps

> Posted on December 1st, by Erin Cusack in Fundraising and Grants.
Donor Data: Increase Your Donations in 5 Simple Steps

This post is brought to you by our friends at Donor Search, a prospect research and wealth screening company that focuses on proven philanthropy.

Donor data is the basis of your fundraising strategy. It is, after all, the totality of … Read more >>



Make the Most of Giving Tuesday and Holiday Fundraising

> Posted on November 16th, by Ify Aduba in Fundraising and Grants, Nonprofit Compliance.
Make the Most of Giving Tuesday and Holiday Fundraising

You’ve worked hard this year. You’ve done an incredible job with your programming and have maximized the impact of each dollar raised. Your donors are impressed and spreading the word about your impact every way they know how – casual … Read more >>