Michigan Nonprofit Association Blog

MNA’s Blog is designed to give you, the nonprofit community, an informal look into the issues currently facing Michigan’s nonprofit sector and an opportunity to share tools, resources and best practices. It’s also a way for us to get to know each other a little bit better through candid discussions of the topics, challenges and opportunities that our sector deals with on a regular basis. Check back daily and participate in the discussions by posting a comment or emailing our bloggers. We love hearing from you!

After the election What’s ahead for nonprofits?

After a long and contentious campaign season, Tuesday's election results revealed that Donald J. Trump will be the 45th president of the United States.  There were many who rejoiced and others who felt deeply wounded. No matter where you stand, we see that throughout the country, emotions are running high. 

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New Overtime Regulations Are Coming. Is Your Nonprofit Ready?

New Overtime Regulations Are Coming. Is Your Nonprofit Ready?

I’m sure by now that you’ve all heard about the new Department of Labor overtime rules.

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Reinstating tax credits for charitable giving remains key for nonprofit sector in 2016

Written by:  Jayson Bussa, MiBiz

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Electronic Voting Rules For Members, Shareholders and Directors of Michigan Nonprofit Corporations

There appears to be some misunderstanding in the Michigan nonprofit community about electronic voting by members, shareholders and directors of Michigan nonprofit corporations. Some nonprofit corporations have been following the practice of sending out a resolution to the members, shareholders or directors and have them vote by checking a box and returning it electronically. That is not a valid member, shareholder or director vote under Michigan law.

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Stand for Your Mission: Trusted Voices in Michigan

Michigan nonprofits are on the front line of service and of need, so it is our obligation to identify issues that affect the people we serve and advocate for changes we would like to see on their behalf.

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New Rules Can Help You Increase Your Government Overhead Reimbursement

Happy New Year!

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