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Policy Alert: Amendment to Strike Section 116 failed, but it was close

July 14, 2017

Policy Alert The amendment to strike Section 116 related to Johnson Amendment enforcement failed by a vote of 24 to 28. The vote on nonpartisanship was not by party line as feared. Two Republicans, Charles Dent (R-PA) and Scott Taylor (R-VA) voted with all Democrats to remove the measure that would make it virtually impossible… Read More ›

Important Call to Action from the National Council of Nonprofits

Keeping Politics at Bay for Charitable Nonprofits and Foundations Oppose Efforts to Repeal or Weaken the “Johnson Amendment”   Is it too much to ask that the charitable nonprofit and foundation community be respected and protected as the safe space from the damaging effects of partisan politics? The immediate answer from scores of 501(c)(3) leaders… Read More ›

TDHCA – Request for Applications to Administer the CSBG in Dallas County

The Community Affairs Division of the Texas Department of Housing and Community Affairs (“the Department”) announces the release of a Request for Applications (“RFA”) seeking interested qualified organizations to submit an application to administer the Community Services Block Grant (“CSBG”) in Dallas County. The Department intends to make an award that will best serve eligible… Read More ›

Season’s Greetings!

Happy Holidays from Texas Association of Nonprofit Organizations   TANO is honored to serve as your state association. Your membership in TANO is what makes our “voice for good” heard.  We applaud the efforts of all nonprofits in Texas over this past year and wish everyone happy and safe holidays. The TANO Team

Members Only: Free Webinars by Nonprofit Tech for Good

Mark Your Calendars! 2017 is the Final Year of Free Webinars by Nonprofit Tech for Good After presenting more than 500 webinars over the last eight years to more than 40,000 nonprofit staff worldwide, 2017 will be the final year of Nonprofit Tech for Good webinars. There are five new webinars that will be presented… Read More ›

Nonprofit Advocacy Matters

  Recapping 2016 Policy Arena Wins and Losses for Nonprofits At the beginning of 2016, the National Council of Nonprofits published 2015-2016: The Years in (P)Review, highlighting a dozen public policy challenges, opportunities, and emerging issues that affect the work of charitable nonprofits. The purpose then was to alert nonprofits to the existing policy trends that… Read More ›

New Overtime Rule For Nonprofits

Don’t forget: The new overtime rule becomes effective December 1, 2016.    What is the overtime rule?: Under the Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA), employers are not required to pay “exempt” employees (white collar/salaried) overtime.   Currently, how much can an exempt employee make, and not be paid overtime?:  $433 per week ($22,516 annually).  … Read More ›

Grants Available from TCDD

The Texas Council for Developmental Disabilities (TCDD) works to create change so that people with developmental disabilities (DD) can be independent, productive, and fully integrated into their communities. Each year, TCDD funds approximately 35–45 grants statewide in areas such as education, employment, transportation, health and wellness, asset building, cultural competency, and long-term services and supports…. Read More ›

Texas Nonprofits Eligible for Website Grants

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE     Texas Nonprofits Eligible for Website Grants Firespring Foundation and Texas Association of Nonprofit Organizations Seeking Nominations   Houston, TX., — Oct. 19, 2016 — Firespring Foundation is partnering with Texas Association of Nonprofit Organizations (TANO) to donate $50,000 in grants for marketing technology to nonprofit organizations making an impact in… Read More ›

Announcement of Change of Address and Phone Number

TANO is on the move! We are excited to announce that as of September 1st, 2016, Texas Association of Nonprofit Organizations’ headquarters will be located in Houston, TX.  Our new address and phone number is as follows: Texas Association of Nonprofit Organizations San Felipe Plaza 5847 San Felipe, Suite 1700 Houston, TX 77057 Phone: 713.821.1744    Fax: 713.821.1401… Read More ›

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Houston, TX 77266-6473

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Fax: 713.821.1401
E-mail: info@tano.org
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