News — Governance & Accountability
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.
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.
Key EOHHS items are funded, and the proposal gives the Governor options with regard to a health care assessment.
The reduction to Adult Foster Care funding sets the rates back to pre-2007 levels.
The House Ways & Means Committee presented a budget that invests in early education, addiction and recovery services and housing supports but also would assess fines on employers not offering health insurance.
In all, nearly 4,500 nonprofits, including 146 in Massachusetts, notified Congress that the Johnson Amendment should remain unchanged.
The Council is offering education, legislation and sharing tools and information to help the human service workforce with student debt.
The Providers' Council, in conjunction with nonprofits and associations across the U.S., is fighting to maintain nonpartisanship for tax-exempt agencies.
The Providers' Council encourages members to attend hearing when possible to advocate for funding in the FY '18 budget.
Who Will Care: The Workforce Crisis in Human Services outlines challenges and solutions for community-based nonprofit providers.
President and CEO Michael Weekes calls for order to be rescinded.
The Council has put forward a Pro-Workforce Legislative Agenda for the 2017-18 session.
Guide provides help understanding state and federal fundraising regulations.
Executives from nonprofit associations across Massachusetts share their thoughts.
These posters are available free from the Attorney General's Office online or by mail.
Sec. Marylou Sudders gives providers insight on what to look for in the coming year.
The Baker Administration says lagging tax revenues prompted reductions to the FY '17 budget.
The information will shape Third Sector New England's 2017 Valuing Our Nonprofit Workforce report.
The U.S. Department of Labor on Thursday filed a Notice of Appeal to the Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals challenging the district court judge's order blocking changes to the Overtime Final Rule. The court could grant a motion for an expedited hearing or a motion for a stay -- which would make the rule take effect -- but the appeal process could be lengthy. An article from the Society for Human Resource Management indicates that without an expedited hearing, briefs on the case likely wouldn't be filed before Inauguration Day on January 20, 2017.