For all: Register now for our Annual Luncheon on Fri., June 21! Well be joined by Cheryl Dorsey from Echoing Green, a pioneer in the social entrepreneurship movement. Her talk will focus on how all of us -- whether we work for a nonprofit, grantmaker, advisory or consulting firm, or social venture fund -- can use principles of social entrepreneurship to create innovative solutions to social problems. The Luncheon is open to all, regardless of membership in Donors Forum. Read more and register here through June 11. Those belonging to Donors Forum receive a discount, as do students.
Help fight nonprofit fees and taxes! Nonprofits earn their tax-exempt status through our missions. But in Chicago and beyond, faith- and community-based organizations are buckling under more city fees and back-door taxes. Read our Policy Alert, take action, and help protect nonprofit missions!
The Taproot Foundation has developed a new resource to help nopnrofits define their pro bono needs. This interactive tool allows nonprofits to browse 120 common pro bono projects as well as search more than 300 pro bono providers. Taproot has also partnered with LinkedIn to train nonprofits to make the connections they need to secure pro bono resources. Read more and access the resource here.