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What Successful Nonprofits Do to Maintain Total Compliance

What Successful Nonprofits Do to Maintain Total Compliance

What Successful Nonprofits Do to Maintain Total Compliance

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Posted on October 19, 2017, by Harbor Compliance in Fundraising and Grants, Nonprofit Compliance.

The path to meeting regulatory requirements isn’t always a clear or easy one. For small nonprofits, just finding out what state and federal regulations apply to their operations can be a challenge. As nonprofits grow, keeping up with charitable solicitation … Read more

Nevada Changes Business License and Reporting Requirements

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Posted on October 11, 2017, by James Gilmer in Business Compliance, Industry News.

The Nevada legislature recently made several changes to licensing and reporting requirements affecting businesses and nonprofits. Following is a brief summary of the changes.

Incorporation Documents

Effective October 1, 2017, Nevada businesses must submit an initial list of officers/directors or … Read more

Charitable Solicitation Registration: Can’t We Just Do It Ourselves?

Charitable Solicitation Registration: Can’t We Just Do It Ourselves?

Charitable Solicitation Registration: Can’t We Just Do It Ourselves?

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Can you register for fundraising on your own? Absolutely. Is it a good idea? That depends. In this Q&A, two fundraising compliance experts weigh in. Ify Aduba, nonprofit compliance specialist, and Brock Klinger, nonprofit account manager, discuss what it takes to … Read more

Managing Business Licenses to Avoid Costly Errors

Managing Business Licenses to Avoid Costly Errors

Managing Business Licenses to Avoid Costly Errors

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Posted on September 28, 2017, by Betsy Gonzalez in Business Compliance.

Most businesses deal with licensing and registration requirements on an as-needed basis, with staff in the legal or operations departments managing their required filings through software such as Excel. As a result, employees are often in the difficult position of … Read more

Secrets to Successful Corporate-Nonprofit Partnerships

Secrets to Successful Corporate-Nonprofit Partnerships

Secrets to Successful Corporate-Nonprofit Partnerships

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Posted on September 26, 2017, by Harbor Compliance in Fundraising and Grants, Nonprofit Compliance.

Numerous studies have shown that consumers are actively shopping for brands that support good causes. In a recent survey by Cone Communications, 89 percent of consumers said they would switch brands to one that is associated with a good cause, … Read more

Industry and Occupational Licenses: When Are They Required?

Industry and Occupational Licenses: When Are They Required?

Industry and Occupational Licenses: When Are They Required?

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Posted on September 21, 2017, by Betsy Gonzalez in Business Compliance.

While registrations and permits are required to launch and operate any business, there are many additional requirements that apply to specific industries, professions, and business activities. Understanding the full licensing requirements of your industry allows you to add new … Read more

Beyond Fundraising Registration: 5 Licensing Areas Many Nonprofits Overlook

Beyond Fundraising Registration: 5 Licensing Areas Many Nonprofits Overlook

Beyond Fundraising Registration: 5 Licensing Areas Many Nonprofits Overlook

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Posted on September 14, 2017, by Harbor Compliance in Nonprofit Compliance.

A preschool hosts an annual summer carnival for a scholarship fund. A community theater plans a silent auction to support the winter performance season. An animal shelter hosts a carwash at the county park to raise money for pets stranded … Read more

Top 6 Benefits Of Registering Proactively

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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

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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

National Council of Nonprofits Network Learning Confab 2017

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Posted on June 28, 2017, by Kim O'Brien in Industry News.

Our top takeaways from an annual nonprofit meeting of the minds.

Harbor Compliance, a Best Practices Partner of National Council of Nonprofits, is proud to have sponsored the 2017 Network Learning Confab conference. Hosted by the Council of Nonprofits … Read more