Nonprofit Tweets of the Week – February 11, 2011

The past week was a very eventful one for us.  The big news:  We became a Certified B Corporation.

Here are some of my favorite posts of the week in the areas of nonprofit organizations, corporate governance, philanthropy, and social enterprises: 

  • GTak: Tax Cut Deal Could Benefit Charities – $5M gift and estate tax exemption could result in more gifts to 501(c)(4)s too!
  • nonprofitlawyer: Groupon's Super Bowl Ads Fumble: @Philanthropy & The Understory (via @tonymartignetti)
  • p2173: New report on Next Gen Organizations
  • HildyGottlieb: Board Orientation Stuff: Figuring out what orientation should include
  • HildyGottlieb: Board Orientation Stuff: Basic primer on Governing for What Matters Most
  • FCSanFrancisco: Collaboration is so big right now, even Spider-Man is doing it. Visit our Nonprofit Collaboration Database:
  • nedgington: When should nonprofits collaborate or compete? From New Philanthropy Capital blog:
  • rtjohnson: California joins the for-benefit corporate movement. Sen. DeSaulnier's Corporate Flexibility Act of 2011.
  • saduros: L3Cs do seem to be gaining popularity! RT @L3CFounders: Check out all the new L3C pending legislation at
  • BCorporation: Learn about how evolved from a non-profit to a for-profit B Corp! Welcome to the B Community!

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