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Together, we strengthen our communities through strong nonprofits.

What’s Happening

  • Mark your calendars— the Central Washington Conference for the Greater Good is April 18, 2018 in Yakima! You care about the missions of the nonprofits in your community. You want these organizations to survive and thrive and make a difference here and in the world beyond. The Central Washington Conference for the Greater Good creates the space in which nonprofit leaders and volunteers learn, connect, and get inspired. Registration now open!
  • Executive Director Laura Pierce hits the road to hear what you need to succeed Your mission matters. Your success matters. That is why Washington Nonprofits is kicking off our 2017-18 strategic planning with a tour of Washington— including online events— to create the space in which you can tell us what you need to succeed. We value your input and will use it, in combination with the input from other Listening Tour events, to set our strategic direction and our advocacy agenda.

Blog

  • The final few weeks of 2017 have seen a lot of action on issues impacting nonprofit organizations. Below is a brief roundup of the key issues that your organization should be aware of: Stay Up [...]
  • Ever wonder what goes into developing Washington Nonprofits’ nationally (and internationally!) acclaimed toolkits? We are excited to be participating in Learning • Technology • Design, a virtual conference for people in the business of continuing education and [...]
  • We didn’t know how we would do it, we didn’t know how we would fund it, but we knew it was our responsibility. This is a story about a Big Hairy Audacious Goal (BHAG) and [...]
  • The time for advocacy is now. The nonprofit sector will be adversely affected by many of the provisions in the tax reform bill currently working its way through Congress, but there is one provision in particular [...]
  • The “M” word

    November 14, 2017
    On October 26th, I experienced my first Washington Nonprofits Conference. I picked up a tremendous amount of knowledge and met some great professionals who are currently working to make the Pacific Northwest a better place. [...]

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