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The Latest on Coronavirus Relief Options

The SBA has the latest information on relief options available here, including a new (Feb.5) FAQ document on the Shuttered Venue Operators Grants and how to prepare for the soon-to-be-released application.

**A recording of last Friday's webinar, hosted in partnership with U.S. Senator Jeanne Shaheen and the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA), detailing SBA programs currently available to nonprofits is available here

Charitable Nonprofits Send Letter to President Biden and Congressional Leaders Making Case for Pandemic Relief

On January 22, 75 national nonprofits sent a letter to President Biden and congressional leadership urging them to recognize the unique role of charitable nonprofits in providing pandemic relief and economic recovery by enacting solutions tailored to the needs and realities of these organizations.  Read more from the National Council of Nonprofits

Nonprofits Post Job Losses For December

Modest rebounds in nonprofit jobs during the past six months reversed course in December - the first drop since May - and nearly wiped out two months of job growth, according to a new estimate on nonprofit jobs. Read more from The NonProfit Times

Celebrate the accomplishments of an outstanding staff, board member, or organization

The Nonprofit Impact Awards are presented to remarkable individuals and nonprofits that have made outstanding contributions to their communities. Awards will be presented at our virtual Nonprofit Impact Celebration on April 22.

Submit a Nomination Today
The 2021 Nonprofit Impact Celebration has been generously sponsored by the Harvard Pilgrim Health Care Foundation, E&S Insurance Services, and Hession & Pare.

Useful Tools & Interesting Articles

Update Your Internal Controls for Electronic Payments

With so much work being done remotely or electronically, we’ve all had to adapt our internal procedures and work in ways we haven’t before. Communicating via email, especially about sensitive issues involving payments, can expose your organization to more risk. This article from Morrison Clark & Company highlights some key step you can take to help prevent wire transfer fraud and protect your organization. In particular, consider implementing a two-step verification and two-step approval process and review your insurance policy to determine if it covers cybersecurity losses.  Read more on the Morrison, Clark & Company blog

Find more financial best practices and internal controls on NonprofitNext

Keep Your Eye on These Trends in Grantseeking for 2021

GrantStation highlights current trends that may influence your grantseeking efforts this year and provides some ideas for incorporating these shifts into your planning. Read more
Virtual Event Speakers: How to Set Them Up for Success
re:charity offers tips for finding and enlisting interesting speakers for your next virtual event - and how to set them up for success. Read more
Social Media Image Sizes 2021: Cheat Sheet for Every Network
The Hootsuite blog shares the most recent image size specifications for different social media networks, including Instagram, Twitter, Facebook, LinkedIn, and more. Read more

New on the Bulletin Board

RFP: Statewide Research on Youth Music Education

The New Hampshire Charitable Foundation is seeking a short-term consultant to research the state of youth music education in New Hampshire. A written report based on this research would be due by April 30, 2021, and the deadline to submit a proposal is February 15.   Read more

Upcoming AmeriCorps NCCC deadline for late summer/early fall projects

AmeriCorps NCCC is a national service program that has teams of 18-24 year olds who can help communities meet their critical needs. Service projects typically last 6-8 weeks and March 1 is the next Concept Form Deadline for late summer/early fall projects.   Read more

Results of Survey on Nonprofit HR Practices and Concerns

HR ROI Consulting, LLC is sharing results of their recent survey of NH nonprofits, which covered topics like turnover, retention, succession planning, performance management, and more.   Read more

Thank you...

To the Center members who joined or renewed in January:

Nonprofit Members

Advantage Kids  ●  AVA Gallery and Art Center  ●  Boys & Girls Clubs of Central New Hampshire  ●  Calumet  ●  Castle Preservation Society  ●  Child Advocacy Center of Carroll County  ●  CityHope of New Hampshire  ●  Clarity Community Connections  ●  Compass Classical Academy  ●  Concord Community Music School  ●  Concord Community Music School  ●  Copper Cannon Camp  ●  Cross Roads House  ●  Friends of the Meredith Library  ●  Gateways Community Services  ●  GoodLife Programs & Activities  ●  Greater Nashua Chamber of Commerce  ●  Greater Wakefield Resource Center  ●  Green Mountain Conservation Group  ●  Home Healthcare, Hospice & Community Services  ●  Hubbard Brook Research Foundation  ●  Intown Concord  ●  Krempels Center  ●  Lebanon Opera House  ●  Linked Together  ●  Loudon Food Pantry  ●  Manchester Community Resource Center  ●  Merrimack Valley Assistance Program  ●  Mt. Washington Valley Preservation Association  ●  National Center for Competency-Based Learning  ●  New Beginnings Without Violence and Abuse  ●  New England Pet Partners  ●  New Hampshire Golf Association  ●  New Hampshire Society of Genealogists, Inc.  ●  NH Juvenile Court Diversion Network Inc  ●  Peterborough Players  ●  Portsmouth Futures  ●  Portsmouth Housing Authority  ●  Seacoast Mental Health Center  ●  Seacoast Science Center  ●  SHARE Fund, Inc.  ●  Starting Point NH  ●  Sunpoint Sanctuary  ●  The Daily Good  ●  The Space On Main  ●  Upper Valley Haven  ●  Voices Against Violence  ●  Wright Museum of World War II

Corporate Members

Associated Grocers of New England

Individual Members

Sarah Andrews
Elizabeth Gibbs
Michael Kasten
Sharon S. McDonald
Kelly Murphy
Amanda Silver
Kim Votta
Visit our website for a full list of our nonprofitcorporate, and individual members.

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