Resources for Nonprofit Organizations

Advocacy


Advocacy Institute
www.advocacy.org

Alliance for Justice
www.afj.org

Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System (BRFSS) Prevalence Data
www.cdc.gov/brfss

Center for Lobbying in the Public Interest
www.clpi.org/

The Virtual Activist
www.netaction.org/training/


Boards and Governance


Board Cafe
www.blueavocado.org/category/topic/board-cafe

Charity Channel
www.charitychannel.org

The Foundation Center
www.foundationcenter.org 

Guidestar
www.guidestar.org

Independent Sector
www.independentsector.org 

Internal Revenue Service
www.irs.gov/charities

Nonprofit Risk Management Center
www.nonprofitrisk.org

Unified Registration Statement
www.multistatefiling.org


Government and Regulation


Center on Budget and Policy Priorities
www.cbpp.org

Federal Register
www.archives.gov/federal_register

Governing Magazine
www.governing.com

How to Read the IRS Form 990 & Find Out What it Means
www.npccny.org/new990/

IRS
www.irs.ustreas.gov/

IRS Section Requirements
www.990online.com

Tax and Accounting Sites
www.taxsites.com/state.html

The U.S. Nonprofit Organization's Public Disclosure Regulations Site
www.muridae.com/publicaccess/index.html

US General Accounting Office
www.gao.gov

US Government Printing Office
www.access.gpo.gov

National Center for Charitable Statistics
http://nccs.urban.org/


Management and Technical Assistance


About.com for Nonprofits
http://nonprofit.about.com

American Society of Association Executives
www.asaenet.org

Center for Association Leadership
www.centeronline.org

Compass Point Nonprofit Services
www.compasspoint.org

Management Assistance Program for Nonprofits
www.mapfornonprofits.org

Nonprofit Good Practice Guide
www.nonprofitbasics.org/

Quality 990
http://qual990.org


Philanthropy and Giving


Alliance for Nonprofit Management
www.allianceonline.org/

BBB Wise Giving Alliance
www.give.org

The Foundation Center
www.foundationcenter.org/

Grantmakers in Health
www.gih.org/