Nonprofit Tweets of the Week – October 13, 2011

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

  • Philanthropy: Quiz: Find Out if Your Board is Suffering from Burnout?
  • facilitationpro: BoardSource is offering free Downloadable Policy Samplers in 48 different topic areas. Before Nov 1
  • NGOsource: Wanted: Simplified procedure to ensure tax-compliant int'l grantmaking
  • rosettathurman: In case you missed it…42 Important Findings About #Nonprofit Executive Directors
  • Innov8Social: Gov Jerry Brown signed Into CA Law: AB 361 (Benefit Corps) & SB 201 (Flexible Purpose Corps)
  • Innov8Social: Can you tell them apart? benefit corps & flexible purpose corps are both CA law… Here's a primer:
  • ssstrom: Sort of nonprofit, sort of not — a concept to ponder AFTER your first cup of coffee:
  • GTak: LLCs can do everything L3Cs can; Flexible purpose corporations can do everything Benefit corps can BUT specialized forms have use.
  • GTak: Good Q from @L3C_RickZ: Does L3C have to be LOW profit? A: Not by statute, but would low-profit LLC name then be a material misrepresentation?
  • LawForChange: New on Don't wait for the crowd: legalization of #crowdfunding could take a while
  • LawPivot: Top Ten Legal Mistakes of Startup and Early­stage Companies: The following is an article written by Dana [much of this is applicable to nonprofits too]

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