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Category Archives: Nonprofit support

Philanthropic Passion: Choosing a Nonprofit

Giving to others is part of human nature. We all want to support others because giving is about “making a difference.” Companies receive donation requests from multiple nonprofits monthly and for some companies the act of giving simply becomes habit. They write checks to the same nonprofit year after year without having a true passion… Continue Reading

Breakfast with Benefits May 2019: Donor Retention

Effective Ways to Cultivate and Maintain Strong Donor Relationships As nonprofit professionals, we know that keeping our current donors is important to achieving our organization’s mission and financial goals. In fact, it often costs five times more ton find new donors vs. retaining the donors you have! In this session we will look at what… Continue Reading

Does Your Nonprofit Need an Annual Independent Audit?

The IRS does not require nonprofits to file annual independent audits, but many states do including Wisconsin. In Wisconsin, any charitable organization with contributions surpassing $500,000 must file audited financial statements prepared by a certified public accountant. For any charitable organization receiving less than $500,000 and more than $200,000, a CPA needs to perform a… Continue Reading

Keeping Your Nonprofit Healthy and Successful

Founders, executive directors, employees, volunteers and board members of a nonprofit have one important goal: keeping their fantastic organization healthy and successful for the community it serves. Sounds easy enough, right? We know the difficulties involved in raising money and running an organization. Here are five ways to make sure your nonprofit remains successful and… Continue Reading