Recently we alerted you all to a scam that often targets nonprofits and we'd like to take a moment to remind you about it as our office has seen not only an uptick in requests but they are now starting to ask for cell phone numbers to text.
The scam usually looks like the email is being sent from the executive director or CEO by name, but the name usually masks a spam email account so look carefully. Today, two of my team members received such spam emails and were brazen enough to ask for their cell phone numbers to text.
The Trainer Academy: How to Teach in Any Environment
One Key to a Successful Nonprofit Social Media Strategy
"Post when you have something to say your supporters want to hear...While it may not be news to you, a lot of it is news to them. They don't live and breathe your work on a daily basis like you do." - Clairification.com
Idaho Philanthropy Day 2020
One-on-One Coaching: Member Benefit
A business associate member of the Idaho Nonprofit Center, Ann Yelich, has a coaching offer for nonprofit members.
Expertise: You are the expert. The topic(s) are your choosing throughout the coaching partnership. Some topics nonprofit clients may want to discuss include the following; however, this is not prescriptive.
Board Member Boot Camp
Make Your Virtual Event Accessible and Inclusive
This virtual workshop, for all nonprofit staff and volunteers, will not only include the why behind access and inclusion for the disability community but real life examples of how to implement these important building blocks into your nonprofit business structure. This training will specifically address how to make your nonprofit's virtual experiences more accessible, especially during this time of COVID.
QuickBooks for Nonprofits, Three-Part Online Series
Chat with your Peers
Let's gather to support each other. The Idaho Nonprofit Center will be convening nonprofit professionals in regions around the state to touch base, offer support, and share resources.
Municipal Small Business Grant Program
The past seven months of the pandemic have been challenging, in particular to our small businesses. We know the impacts COVID-19 has had on our community and our economy and we have been advocating for you for government relief. The City of Boise announced their Small Business Grant Program that is another resource assistance fund for eligible businesses.
Funding for this program was made available by Governor Little's Coronavirus Financial Advisory Committee, enabling cities and counties to provide aid within their community. The Grant Program is live for applications now.
Idaho Women's Charitable Foundation 2021 Grants
Are you a nonprofit organization that is addressing a critical need in Southwestern Idaho, creating innovative solutions to community challenges, or have had to shift gears in your programming or operations because of COVID-19? If so, your organization might be a perfect fit for a grant.
Requests are funded annually in six areas of interest: Cultural Arts, Education, Environment, Financial Stability, Health, and Rural Communities.
SBA Disaster Assistance in Response to the Coronavirus
The U.S Small Business Administration is offering designated states and territories low-interest federal disaster loans for working capital to small businesses suffering substantial economic injury as a result of the Coronavirus (COVID-19).
FEMA Application for Nonprofits
All 50 states, the District of Columbia, five territories, and numerous tribes are working directly with FEMA under President Trump’s March 13, 2020, nationwide emergency declaration for COVID-19. Under this emergency declaration, and subsequent major disaster declarations, certain private non-profit (PNP) organizations are eligible to apply for funding through FEMA’s Public Assistance program. This fact sheet provides guidance for determining the eligibility of PNP applicants and work performed in accordance with the COVID-19 emergency and major disaster declarations.
Homeless Veteran Assistance
The VA Homeless Providers Grant and Per Diem Program provides funding for eligible entities to provide transitional housing beds or service centers for veterans who are homeless or at risk for becoming homeless.
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