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2018 Was Another Wild Ride. Can We Unbuckle Our Seatbelts Yet?

The GuideStar blog reflects on 2018 fundraising trends and what they mean for your plans in 2019. Read more

Nonprofit Finance Fund Invests $4 Million in TechSoup

Loan will enable TechSoup to expand its distribution of donated and discounted technology to nonprofits worldwide. Read more from Philanthropy News Digest

FASB Proposes Update To Nonprofit Accounting Rules

The Financial Accounting Standards Board (FASB) set a Feb. 18, 2019 deadline for comments on a proposed accounting standards update on how nonprofits handle goodwill and measure some intangible assets. Read more from The NonProfit Times

How do you measure the impact of your volunteers?

Imagine if the only measure of an employee’s worth was the number of hours worked or the amount of their salary. These metrics address such a small fraction of impact, yet we often limit our assessment of our volunteer programs to only this data. Join Joanne Fine Schwebel, co-author of Measuring the Impact of Volunteers, as she shares methods of moving beyond traditional measures of our volunteer engagement. 
A New Way of Measuring the Impact of Volunteers: A Balanced and Strategic Approach
Thursday, March 7, from 9:00 AM to 4:00 PM
NH Audubon McLane Center in Concord
Register Now


This edition of Nonprofit Notes has been generously sponsored by Bangor Savings Bank, Bank of New Hampshire, and Little Green Light.

Learn more about sponsoring our Nonprofit Notes newsletters and the other benefits of Corporate Membership on the Center's website.

Useful Tools & Interesting Articles

A New Year, A New Congress: Crafting your Advocacy Strategy for the 116th Congress

npENGAGE provides suggestions for your advocacy plans in the political landscape of the new Congress. Read more

Underappreciated Elements of Nonprofit Disaster Preparedness Planning

Preparation can make a huge difference in how quickly your nonprofit can get back to advancing its mission if disaster strikes.  Read more from National Council of Nonprofits
Thoughtful Solutions for Reluctant Fundraising Board Members
The GuideStar blog suggests approaches for board members that may be anxious about fundraising. 

Read more
How to Keep Your Donor Data Safe
Keeping your donors’ personal data safe is critical to maintaining good relationships and ensuring this security may not be as complicated as you imagine. 

Read more from nonprofit hub
Is Microvolunteering Right for Your Nonprofit?
“Microvolunteering” refers to short, infrequent volunteer opportunities which allow people to volunteer for specific tasks that can be completed in a short window of time. 

Read more from the GuideStar blog

Submit your nominations for the 2019 Nonprofit Impact Awards

The Nonprofit Impact Awards will be presented to remarkable individuals and organizations that have made outstanding contributions to their communities. Awards will be presented at our Nonprofit Impact Celebration on April 4 in Bedford
Learn more & submit nominations by February 7

The 2019 Nonprofit Impact Celebration has been generously sponsored by Harvard Pilgrim Health Care, E&S Insurance Services, Bellwether Community Credit Union, Consolidated Communications and Hession & Pare.
Harvard Pilgrim Health Care Foundation

Thank you!

Thank you to all of the Center's new and renewing members for December:

Nonprofit Members

  • 3S Artspace
  • Arts in Reach
  • Arts Rochester, Inc.
  • Boys & Girls Clubs of Central New Hampshire
  • Copper Cannon Camp
  • Cornerstone VNA
  • Cross Roads House
  • Currier Museum of Art
  • Empower Success Corps, Northern New England
  • Friends of ConVal Athletics
  • Gather
  • Greater Dover Chamber of Commerce
  • Harris Center for Conservation Education
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Care of New England
  • Hearts for Kindness
  • HEMF/Camp Mowglis
  • Homeless Center For Strafford County
  • International Institute of New England
  • Lakes Region Community Services
  • Lakes Region Disabled Sports
  • Loudon Food Pantry
  • Mariposa Museum and World Culture Center
  • Mayhew Program
  • Michael Simonson Foundation
  • NEA-NH
  • NeighborWorks Southern NH
  • New England Grassroots Environment Fund
  • New Hampshire Humanities
  • NH Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers
  • NH Made
  • NH Psychological Association
  • NH Public Radio
  • NH Telephone Museum
  • Palace Theatre Trust
  • Patriot Resilient Leader Institute
  • Pemi Baker Literacy
  • Port City Makerspace
  • Riverbend Community Mental Health
  • Seacoast Mental Health Center
  • Second Start
  • Squam Lakes Association
  • Star Island Corporation
  • The Bridge House
  • The Music Hall
  • Transport Central
  • Voices Against Violence
  • Volunteers Enabling Transportation, Inc.
  • Womankind Counseling Center
  • YMCA of Greater Nashua
Business Members
  • Cornerstone Association Management
  • Insource Services, Inc.
  • Jeanine & Company
  • Little Green Light
Individual Members
  • Terry Knowles
  • Susan Scacchi
  • Steven Smith
Visit our website for a full list of our nonprofit, corporate, and individual members.

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