Article
July 11, 2017

Charities: Don't Forget About the Politicking Ban Just Yet

The Johnson Amendment, which prohibits explicitly partisan activity by 501(c)(3) groups, remains the law of the land, despite President Trump’s executive order seeking a curb on enforcement.

Background Paper
May 18, 2017

New Tool Outlines Changes to States’ Charity Regulations

The annual survey by the Giving USA Foundation offers a state-by-state overview of the regulations governing registration and fundraising.

Article
May 04, 2017

How Arts and Culture Groups Can Gain Lawmakers’ Support

Use data and powerful stories to help members of Congress see the value of your nonprofit.

Article
April 25, 2017

What Nonprofits Can Do to Prepare for a Government Shutdown

Charities should be doing extensive planning now in case Congress can’t reach a budget deal by the end of the week, nonprofit experts say.

Sponsor-Produced Resource

Harness technology for fundraising success

Five tips from Campbell & Co on leveraging technology to further your mission

Article
March 16, 2017

5 Tips for Nonprofit Leaders to Avoid ‘Mission Creep’

When financial pressure or personal concern makes new causes tempting, remember where your nonprofit’s strengths lie.

Checklist
February 22, 2017

A Checklist for Staying Within the Law When Raising Money

A lawyer discusses how to register with the right state charity office, accurately represent how donations will be spent, and more.

Template
January 24, 2017

Answers to Your Questions About State Fundraising Rules

A lawyer who represents charities answers some frequently asked questions about fundraising registration and complying with regulations.

Article
November 07, 2016

How to Avoid Trump and Clinton Foundation Troubles at Your Organization

Lawyers and other nonprofit experts tell how organizations can keep their operations above reproach.

Article
April 21, 2016

Group Helps Charities Focus on Programs, Not Overhead

Mission Edge in San Diego provides an unusually broad array of low-cost administrative services, freeing its clients to do more with less.

Article
March 31, 2016

For Calif. Nonprofits, Advocacy Work on $15 Minimum Wage Pays Off

The wage hike will have profound effects on charities’ bottom lines, but phasing it in over several years buys groups time to adjust budgets and communicate with donors.

Sponsor-Produced Resource

Optimizing your website for fundraising

Campbell & Co shows how your website’s architecture can influence donor behavior