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Free White Paper: Business Licensing Compliance

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Posted on December 14, 2016, by Erin Cusack in Business Compliance.
Business licenses allow your business to operate legally.  

Without complete and up-to-date licenses, your business can face fines, closures, delays, and other penalties. While core to running a successful business, compliance with over 150,000 federal, state, and local licensing … Read more

End of Year Compliance for Nonprofits 2016

End of Year Compliance for Nonprofits 2016

End of Year Compliance for Nonprofits 2016

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Posted on December 7, 2016, by Harbor Compliance in Nonprofit Compliance.

 

‘Tis the season of gratitude and celebration. The turkey has been gobbled and the eggnog is aging. There are successes to toast and resolutions to compose. But before you join those nestled children with sugar plums dancing in their … Read more

Donor Data: Increase Your Donations in 5 Simple Steps

Donor Data: Increase Your Donations in 5 Simple Steps

Donor Data: Increase Your Donations in 5 Simple Steps

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Posted on December 1, 2016, by Harbor Compliance in Fundraising and Grants.

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

Free Email Series: 10 Day Nonprofit Startup Bootcamp

Free Email Series: 10 Day Nonprofit Startup Bootcamp

Free Email Series: 10 Day Nonprofit Startup Bootcamp

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Posted on November 18, 2016, by Harbor Compliance in Nonprofit Compliance.

Starting a nonprofit is a great way to give back to your community and help those in need. No matter what your cause is, starting a nonprofit will help you support it. Government applications may seem like a lot of work … Read more

Make the Most of Giving Tuesday and Holiday Fundraising

Make the Most of Giving Tuesday and Holiday Fundraising

Make the Most of Giving Tuesday and Holiday Fundraising

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Posted on November 16, 2016, by Harbor Compliance in Fundraising and Grants, Nonprofit Compliance.

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

November 15 Filing Deadline for Charities

November 15 Filing Deadline for Charities

November 15 Filing Deadline for Charities

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November 15 is an important date for renewing charitable solicitation registrations. Many states base their charitable solicitation renewal and annual financial reporting due dates on the charity’s fiscal year. Upon filing with the state charitable solicitation authorities, charities must usually … Read more

Best Practices in Managing Charitable Solicitation Compliance

Best Practices in Managing Charitable Solicitation Compliance

Best Practices in Managing Charitable Solicitation Compliance

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In our last post, we discussed why fundraising compliance should be a priority for every charity. Compliant organizations avoid state-imposed penalties, are able to fundraise limitlessly, and benefit from a higher rate of return on their solicitations. In this post, … Read more

Charitable Solicitation Compliance: What Every Nonprofit Leader Must Know

Charitable Solicitation Compliance: What Every Nonprofit Leader Must Know

Charitable Solicitation Compliance: What Every Nonprofit Leader Must Know

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Posted on September 29, 2016, by Harbor Compliance in Fundraising and Grants, Nonprofit Compliance.

Charitable solicitation compliance is a complex topic that many nonprofit leaders do not understand. But that doesn’t have to be the case! We’ve prepared a free Executive Brief to help you get your leadership team up-to-speed quickly. The Executive Brief covers the … Read more

Infographic: 5 Tips for Planning your Fall Auction

Infographic: 5 Tips for Planning your Fall Auction

Infographic: 5 Tips for Planning your Fall Auction

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Posted on September 22, 2016, by Harbor Compliance in Fundraising and Grants.

Charity auctions are a fun and exciting way to engage donors; not to mention, auctions can help your nonprofit raise a lot of money.

Charity auctions are lucrative and highly-specialized events with many moving parts. As such, they can also … Read more

Prioritizing Compliance: Avoid Risks and Achieve Better Fundraising

Prioritizing Compliance: Avoid Risks and Achieve Better Fundraising

Prioritizing Compliance: Avoid Risks and Achieve Better Fundraising

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Posted on September 19, 2016, by Harbor Compliance in Fundraising and Grants, Nonprofit Compliance.

As you begin to discuss charitable solicitation registration within your organization, you will likely face a variety of questions. These questions may range from specifics about the requirements, to how they apply to your organization, to whether your nonprofit should … Read more