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5 Tips: How to Get Your Press Release Published

By on June 29, 2015 in News

Here’s today’s question: Can you be more successful getting press releases and information into the newspapers around the state? Short answer: Yes. Longer answer: In today’s busy, short-staffed newsroom, hundreds of press releases arrive daily by email, print and fax. How you present the information is just as important as the message.

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NIP Taskforce working toward 2016 renewal

By on June 27, 2015 in Advocacy & Policy

The West Virginia Nonprofit Association and Philanthropy WV have formed a Task Force to work on the renewal of the Neighborhood Investment Program tax credits in 2016. To that end, we are collecting information from NIP recipient organizations to help build the case in assessing the market potential for NIP credits. Below is a link to a […]

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Group now forming for graduate certificate in nonprofit management

By on June 17, 2015 in News

Dr. Susan Aloi Director, School of Business West Virginia Wesleyan College There’s so much to know and do to run a successful nonprofit organization! Planning and organizing. Budgets. Legal regulations. Volunteer management. Marketing. Outcomes evaluation. Grant-proposal writing. And so much more. Staff and volunteers are passionate about the organization’s mission, but not always knowledgeable about […]

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Gazette: Nonprofits talk improvement, challenges

By on April 15, 2015 in News

This article originally appeared in the April 14 edition of The Charleston Gazette and is reposted here with permission. by Lydia Nuzum, Staff writer, Charleston Gazette Nonprofit organizations across West Virginia share similar goals, including a commitment to helping others and improving the communities they serve. They also share similar struggles — generating funding, performing […]

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WV Nonprofit Salary & Benefits Survey Now Open

By on March 29, 2015 in News

The West Virginia Nonprofit Association has partnered with publisher Columbia Books & Information Services to conduct a large scale nonprofit compensation survey for West Virginia nonprofits. Participation is FREE and members of WVNPA are eligible to receive a free copy of the report if you participate in the survey.  Members who do not participate in the survey can […]

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