posts tagged as 501(C)(4) organizations


By Robby Vanrijkel | May 20, 2021

5 Steps to Maintain Donor Engagement in a Tumultuous Time

COVID-19, the economy and political shifts have resulted in tumultuous times for many nonprofits. Organizational resilience depends heavily on securing funding, and organizations are seeking out new ways to engage with donors to ensure... read more


By Divya Gadre | April 15, 2021

Bridging the Gap: Communication Best Practices for Management and Board Members

One of the great things about serving the nonprofit industry is working alongside board members and management teams that are equally passionate about their organizations’ missions. However, one of the biggest challenges organizations... read more


By Nonprofit Practice Leaders | April 08, 2021

Considerations for Nonprofits in the Post-COVID-19 Environment

Only one thing about COVID-19 seems certain: uncertainty. Over the past year, the nonprofit sector has navigated a range of unanticipated changes due to the pandemic, from remote work to the absence of large gatherings, reduced travel... read more


By Nonprofit Practice Leaders | April 01, 2021

How Nonprofits Can Lead Virtual Teams Through a Crisis

To mitigate COVID-19-related disruption, many nonprofit organizations rapidly invested in and deployed technology solutions such as collaboration tools and cloud computing. While this enabled employees to continue their mission-driven... read more


By Barbara Finke | February 18, 2021

Federal Funding Terms Demystified

As a result of the COVID-19 pandemic, many entities are receiving federal funding for the first time through measures like the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act, and subsequent relief bills. But with these funds... read more


By Nonprofit Practice Leaders | February 01, 2021

CARES Act Employee Retention Credits for Nonprofit Employers

Many nonprofits have struggled to stay afloat since the onset of the COVID-19 pandemic. Fortunately, recent legislation offers organizations additional support by retroactively eliminating limitations on—and extending and enhancing—the... read more


By Nonprofit Practice Leaders | December 29, 2020

The Latest in COVID-19 Funding Compliance Guidance

On December 22, 2020, the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) released the Addendum to the 2020 Compliance Supplement (the Supplement Addendum). The Supplement Addendum is important for organizations that accepted federal COVID-19... read more


By Lee Klumpp | December 22, 2020

Nonprofits Have Additional Time to Comply with New Lease Accounting Standards

In 2016, the Financial Accounting Standards Board (FASB) updated its lease accounting guidance (ASC Topic 842) and closed a diversity in practice in the previous standard. The major change is that organizations must now include lease... read more


By Barbara Finke | October 06, 2020

If, When and How Nonprofits Should Consider Reforecasting their Budgets

The pandemic has inspired many nonprofits to reflect on what’s working well for their organizations and what could be working better. Discover important considerations nonprofits should keep in mind when it comes to reevaluating how they... read more


By Lee Klumpp | September 28, 2020

New Government Accountability Office (GAO) Report: Update on the Paycheck Protection Program’s (PPP) Loan Audit Process

On September 21, the Government Accountability Office (GAO) released its third report regarding its oversight of the federal government's COVID-19 pandemic response. Discover what nonprofits should keep in mind when it comes to how the... read more