Nonprofit Tweets of the Week – February 14, 2014



Happy Valentine's Day. Have a listen to Chet Baker's My Funny Valentine while perusing this week's tweets on nonprofits, philanthropy, governance and social enterprises:

  • Foundation Center: Can My Business Be a Nonprofit? Free webinar 2/26, 2-3pm ET w/ attorney Erin Bradrick. Register now: 
  • Council of Nonprofits: File IRS Form 8822-B before March 1st to tell the IRS who the "responsible party" at your nonprofit is. Deadline soon!
  • Law News Trends: Safeguarding Your Nonprofit against Fraud and Embezzlement: Best Practices, Common Pitfalls, and Practical… 
  • Council of Nonprofits: #TransparencyTuesday More tips for nonprofit transparency 
  • Nonprofit Law News: Updated Procedures For Reinstating Tax-Exempt Status: IRS Issues Revenue | by Polsinelli
  • Ellis Carter: Boards Can't Just Abandon an Insolvent Nonprofit
  • Debra Beck: Core nonprofit board competency 2: Think strategically 
  • Gene: WA Supreme Court invalidates exemption for religious employers when employee does not perform religious functions – MarketWatch
  • Nonprofit Quarterly: Conflicts of interest are a normal part of organizational life, but dealing with them is anything but simple… 
  • Community Initiatives: Does it help or hinder? Great article on crowdfunding and established nonprofits, via NY Times 
  • Gene: How Companies Can Achieve Effective Board Governance, Stakeholder Engagement, and NGO Partnerships Korngold