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Hello all. I’m a former director of membership at an arts nonprofit. I had to leave my position about a year ago due to vaccine-related health issues which are resolved. My kids are both going to coll… more

Hi all! I am on the hunt for a new nonprofit fundraising/development manager position in DC (or remote). Might anyone have a strong lead or an organization they would recommend? I currently work in th… more

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Where are you on your PSLF journey? I have 2.5 more years before my $250k+ is forgiven. Keeping my fingers crossed for another forbearance extension 😊

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Finally leaving my position at a nonprofit in DC and I didn’t think I would be so excited. The office has been closed to clients since the pandemic, but the ED decided that we HAVE to start coming in … more

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Happy Friday! Does your org offer summer Fridays? My org is closed on Fridays in August.

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I’m an immigration paralegal but I have an MA in human rights. I’ve been working at my org for 2 1/2 years but I don’t see an upwards growth for me unless I go to law school but that is really expensi… more

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Looking for a non-profit position with a US nonprofit organization that is remote, that I can work from abroad (Mexico). Doesn't have to be a legal position.
Anybody hear of any organizatio… more

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Thoughts on returning to the office? My organization is doing a voluntary return to 50% capacity in June.

Senior attorney compensation: I am discussing an opportunity with a Midwest nonprofit doing environmental work. I am curious about salary ranges for someone bringing 20+ years experience and 10 year… more

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Job offer for attorney position in Raleigh at USCIR. The offer is 65k and the hiring attorney indicated that 65 is the max. Has anyone had success negotiating higher salary or increased benefits (eg m… more

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How has the pandemic impacted work-life balance for you? Have things improved or worsened over the past two years?

Any recommendations for career coaching companies for counsel, director and exec-level at nonprofits?

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Does anyone happen to know what the salaries are like at Legal Services of New Jersey? I can’t find salary scales online. Wondering if they are comparable to Legal Services of NYC.

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What’s the best or helpful advice for those seeking to transition into the nonprofit world?

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Have your nonprofits announced a return back to the office from WFH? My org is scheduled to return after labor day.

What's the best career advice you've received?

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Seeking a payroll service. Anyone with experience with Gusto v. Patriot?

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I specialize in nonprofit tax and I’m trying to increase my knowledge in my complex or unusual nonprofits tax issues since I don’t get the exposure that much at work (international activities, private… more

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Happy New Year! What are your resolutions for 2021? Mine is to continue practicing gratitude.

Good morning! Getting ready for the big snowstorm today by exploring this Bowl. Looking forward to connecting and learning from my peers.

Happy hump day! What's one thing you want to improve about your nonprofit?

I’m about to whistleblow on my non-profit organizations’s bad ethics, potential mismanagement of funds for personal/family gain, disregard for health/safety concerns, and their retaliation against emp… more

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Any online volunteering opportunities that need volunteers?

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Happy Friday! Has anyone attended the Rockwood Leadership Institute? What was your experience?

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Any nonprofits looking to outsource appeal letter writing? I'm looking for contract opportunities. Thanks!

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Any tips/advice on nonprofit job-hunting right now? My current position is pretty secure but limited potential for growth.

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Worked in, for and around legal aid for 25 years.

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Hi! Which industry is your nonprofit in? I'm in the social justice advocacy space.

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Welcome! Hoping this can be a useful space for POC at non-profits particularly as Covid-19 is impacting many of our orgs. Have any of your jobs been impacted?

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