The Providers' Council encourages members and all nonprofits to actively participate in voter registration activities.
A few years ago, the federal government adopted grants reforms designed in part to improve the way governments at all levels treat nonprofits that perform services on their behalf. Notably, the reforms, known as the OMB Uniform Guidance, provide that nonprofits are entitled to be reimbursed by state and local governments for some or all of their indirect costs when federal money is in the funding stream.
Since 1998, the Peer Provider Awards have been presented to outstanding organizations as recognized by their peers.
The Providers' Council's 42nd Annual Convention & Expo will feature 34 workshops for all levels of staff.
Dormant since late last fall, the Labor Department has reopened the move to increase the overtime exemption that would extend OT pay to millions of workers, including those at nonprofits.
Council offers members another tool to help with hiring and retaining qualified staff.
The database and survey results are valuable tools that allow members to benchmark their salary and benefits.
The loan repayment legislation - H.116 and S.42 - would help low-paid human services workers alleviate some of their student loan debt.
The roundtable event hosted by the Providers' Council and Human Service Forum focused on creating successful internship programs to help attract future employees.
The next Supervision Series will be held on the North Shore, and other professional development opportunities are available in Worcester and Boston.
Registration is now open for the Providers' Council convention, which brings more than 1,000 human services professionals and stakeholders to Boston each year.
The Providers' Council and Human Service Forum will host a session exclusively for their members to meet staff from local colleges and universities, network with school officials, and learn about their internship opportunities and career placement services.
The Council's online learning management system continues to expand to provide cost-effective education opportunities for members.
Enter photos that show your programs, pride, parades, patriotism and more in the Sixth Annual Broadcast Your Love Photo Contest. And don't forget the logo!
Joining other statewide associations on Tuesday, June 13, the Providers' Council testified at the State House before the Joint Committee on Revenue against four bills that seek to institute payments in lieu of taxes or create burdensome regulations for tax-exempt nonprofit organizations.
New deadline is Monday, June 19th.
The awards from the Cummings Foundation are intended to advance programs in areas including education, health care, human services and social justice.
Executive, diversity leader and best-selling author Steve Pemberton's message will resonate with human services stakeholders.
The Tuition Remission program allows human services employees to have tuition waived for certain undergraduate classes if space is available.
Nonprofit employees with federal student loans may be eligible for the Public Service Loan Forgiveness program.