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Category Archives: Nonprofit News

Dec 12, 2018
Posted Under: Nonprofit News       Tags: earthquake

Recovery Resources *updated December 12* Nonprofit Resources Listen to a recorded informational session hosted by Foraker, the State of Alaska Division of Homeland Security and Emergency Management, and Risq Consulting. Disaster Recovery – What Donors and Nonprofits Need To Know – an outstanding site that identifies lots of issues – and even more links to … [ Read More ]

Dec 6, 2018
Posted Under: Nonprofit News       Tags: earth quake

On December 6, Foraker hosted an informational session for nonprofits hosted by Foraker’s Laurie Wolf and John Tracy, Risq Consulting President Timothy Maudsely, and Alaska Emergency Management team member Alan Cavallo. Listen to the recording here.  

Jun 19, 2018
Posted Under: Nonprofit News       Tags: healthcare

The Alaska Division of Insurance is working to stabilize and reduce health care coverage costs in the small group market – those employers with 50 or fewer employees, which includes many nonprofits. To develop a clear path forward, the division is surveying small businesses and nonprofit organizations to identify issues and barriers to affordable health … [ Read More ]

May 25, 2018
Posted Under: Nonprofit News       Tags: training

Are you an Alaska nonprofit or tribal leader? Do you want to enhance your management skills and explore new techniques to effectively lead your organization? The Foraker Certificate in Nonprofit Management program features courses developed to apply classroom teachings to your workplace, case studies directly related to issues facing Alaska nonprofits, and a network of fellow professionals … [ Read More ]

Feb 19, 2018
Posted Under: Nonprofit News

We are proud to help the Nonprofit Finance Fund raise the voices of nonprofit leaders through the State of the Nonprofit Sector Survey. This survey – the biggest national sampling of our sector – collects data about the health and challenges of U.S. nonprofits into an accessible, evidence-based illustration of our ability to help the communities … [ Read More ]

Oct 5, 2017
Posted Under: Nonprofit News

Have you seen the new Pick.Click.Give. communication toolkit? Use logos, shareable images, email signatures, postcard templates and more to promote your organization to your stakeholders and donors! You can find this great resource on the Pick.Click.Give website.

Sep 1, 2017
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The federal judge in Texas who temporarily enjoined the Obama Administration’s Overtime Final Rule late last year ruled this week that the Final Rule is invalid because the U.S. Department of Labor exceeded its authority in setting a high salary-level test that denied exempt status to executive, administrative, and professional employees without regard to their job … [ Read More ]

Aug 10, 2017
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The U.S. Department of Labor (DOL) has published a Request for Information (RFI) in the Federal Register seeking comments from the public about how the white-collar regulations under the Fair Labor Standards Act should be updated. The Obama Administration had sought to revise the same regulations in 2016, but that effort was blocked by a federal court late last … [ Read More ]

Aug 5, 2017
Posted Under: Nonprofit News

Alaska law requires charitable organizations to register with the Department of Law prior to soliciting contributions of money or property in Alaska. Register your organization here to make sure you are compliant. For other areas of legal compliance, use this checklist to help keep your organization on track.

May 8, 2017
Posted Under: Nonprofit News

Recently we conducted a survey of the mood of the Alaska nonprofit sector. We wanted to measure what we had been hearing anecdotally. The mood survey is complete and we received a representative sample from organizations across the state and sector. What we learned didn’t surprise us – you are anxious. The more revealing answers … [ Read More ]