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UPDATE: Neighborhood Investment Program Tax Credits

By on January 21, 2015 in Advocacy & Policy

During the past six months, Philanthropy West Virginia and the West Virginia Nonprofit Association have been working for the Neighborhood Investment Program (NIP) Tax Credit renewal. We received some positive news on Monday that reflects the wise words of Sir Winston Churchill to work, “Let our advance worrying become advance thinking and planning.” In light […]

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Everyday Advocacy

By on December 22, 2014 in Advocacy & Policy

Cynthia Persily, PhD, RN, FAAN   Dr. Persily is the CEO of Highland Hospital in Charleston, WV At the Highland companies in Charleston, we advocate for patients every day. Our advocacy efforts are with families, with payers, with state agencies, and with organizations who can provide continued services to our patients in the community. Regardless of […]

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2014 Policy Institute

By on November 19, 2014 in Advocacy & Policy

Who? Board members, CEOs, staff and volunteers of West Virginia’s Foundations and Nonprofits. What? Join us for the Inaugural Policy Institute for those who are new to experts in the public policy/government relations arena for a five hour program to prepare for the 2015 West Virginia Legislative Session Why? It is critical to your organization’s […]

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Nonprofits, philanthropy have major role in drug abuse fight, execs say

By on November 7, 2014 in News

By Jessica Farrish REGISTER-HERALD REPORTER Nonprofit organizations and philanthropic business owners are key pieces of the solution to an ever-growing drug addiction problem in the state, said Booth Goodwin, U.S. Attorney for the Southern District of West Virginia, Thursday. Goodwin spoke at The Resort at Glade Springs, addressing representatives of  nonprofit and for-profit companies and concerns at […]

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Philanthropy West Virginia and the West Virginia Nonprofit Association Meet with Senator Joe Manchin

By on October 31, 2014 in News Clarksburg, Morgantown: News, Sports, Weather WEST UNION – Senator Joe Manchin made a stop on Friday to the WVU Extension Service in West Union, for a roundtable discussion with Philanthropy West Virginia and the West Virginia Non Profit Association. They discussed how non-profits improve communities, and how they can work with Senator Manchin to […]

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