THANK YOU TO THE CONTRIBUTORS OF THE 2015 TEXAS NONPROFIT COMPENSATION SURVEY!

A Texas sized THANK YOU is in order for all of the fantastic nonprofit organizations that took part in TANO’s 2015 Texas Nonprofit Compensation Survey!  We are compiling the responses, and the 2015 Texas Nonprofit Compensation Report will be released mid-July, 2015! Here are the pricing … Continue readingTHANK YOU TO THE CONTRIBUTORS OF THE 2015 TEXAS NONPROFIT COMPENSATION SURVEY!

Think Your Vote Doesn’t Matter? Think Your Constituents’ Votes Don’t Matter?

Think Again!  Nonprofit professionals, regardless of size or mission, have a duty to mobilize colleagues, constituents, and community to take part in making our voice heard. And making sure you are registered to vote is an important if not the most vital step in this process! The … Continue readingThink Your Vote Doesn’t Matter? Think Your Constituents’ Votes Don’t Matter?

6/2/15: Texas Legislative Summary for Nonprofits – Last Day of Session Report

Former TANO Board Chair and expert on the Texas Legislature Richard Meyer’s Last Day of Session was released today.  Read on for Mr. Meyer’s take on how the Lege performed, and how legislation passed (or not passed) during the 84th session affect the Texas nonprofit sector: As the haze … Continue reading6/2/15: Texas Legislative Summary for Nonprofits – Last Day of Session Report

The Storms May Have Passed, but the Cleanup Has Just Begun.

  TANO expresses our heartfelt concern for all our fellow Texans and others across the country affected by the recent weather events. We particularly want to support our fellow nonprofit organizations and the people they serve by providing a list of resources to respond to … Continue readingThe Storms May Have Passed, but the Cleanup Has Just Begun.

*WE HAVE A WINNER* 2015 Compensation Survey Participant Winner is Daniel Davis with Hope for the Hungry! There is still time to participate and win!

CONGRATULATIONS TO DANIEL DAVIS OF HOPE FOR THE HUNGRY! HE IS OUR $100 AMAZON GIFT CARD WINNER!   **DEADLINE EXTENDED** The deadline to complete the survey has been extended to May 31st!  Please fill out the survey if you have not already, and you will still be … Continue reading*WE HAVE A WINNER* 2015 Compensation Survey Participant Winner is Daniel Davis with Hope for the Hungry! There is still time to participate and win!

*UPDATE: Read about new developments in the NFL* Did you know that the NFL is a nonprofit organization?

*Update*: NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell informed team owners and members of the U.S. Congress of the decision in letters dated 4/28/15, saying the National Football League will become a taxable entity, ending its tax exempt status.  Goodell remarks this move eliminates a “distraction.”  Read the full … Continue reading*UPDATE: Read about new developments in the NFL* Did you know that the NFL is a nonprofit organization?

4/13/15: ACTION ALERT – Texas Legislature May Abolish the Texas Nonprofit Council.

TANO partner and legal expert Richard Meyer’s newest blog is out, and it concerns the Texas Nonprofit Council. The Council was formed to enhance the presence of the nonprofit sector in state government. The Council’s livelyhood is at stake, and it’s time for YOU to … Continue reading4/13/15: ACTION ALERT – Texas Legislature May Abolish the Texas Nonprofit Council.

“The whole is greater than the sum of its parts.” ― Aristotle

Why join state association such as TANO? As important as the benefit and discounts that come with a membership, it’s being part of a strong, growing, and collaborative network that has made a commitment to serve, protect, and advocate for the state of Texas.  And to paraphrase Aristotle, … Continue reading“The whole is greater than the sum of its parts.” ― Aristotle

The Texas Legislature has been in session for over 60 Days. What does that mean for your nonprofit?

Image courtesy of nonprofitlawandpolicy.com With the 84th Texas Legislature moving past its 60 day period, an important event has taken place: 6,000 (no, that is not a typo) bills have been filed for debate in the upcoming months.  This broad spectrum of legislation can appear overwhelming, … Continue readingThe Texas Legislature has been in session for over 60 Days. What does that mean for your nonprofit?

Get Goods to Do Good With Our New Partner: Good360!

TANO is pleased to announce that we are now offering another important resource for our nonprofit members, thanks to a partnership with Good360, the nonprofit leader in product philanthropy (www.good360.org). This partnership will allow your organization to get access to a wide variety of product … Continue readingGet Goods to Do Good With Our New Partner: Good360!