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Impact Investing

Q: What is Impact Investing? A: This is not a subject with which NFP Resource is very familiar so we have undertaken some basic research. Impact Investing may be defined as “Investments made into companies, organizations, and funds with the … Continue reading

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GDPR and NZ NonProfits

The GDPR and how it affects not-for-profit organisations and charities in New Zealand. Continue reading

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Review of the Charities Act 2005 – updated post

24 MAY 2018 In February this year, the Minister for the Community and Voluntary Sector, Hon Peeni Henare, announced new plans to review the Charities Act 2005. (See original post below). In a media release published 24 May, entitled “Ensuring a fit … Continue reading

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Scholarship offered for Accountants

Professional accounting body CPA Australia is a global organisation that provides a pathway to being professionally qualified as an accountant. CPA Australia have recently introduced a full scholarship for any accountants working in the Not for Profit space in NZ.  Up … Continue reading

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Free accounting assistance for registered charities on 1 May

THIS OFFER IS NO LONGER AVAILABLE. DIA Charities are offering registered charities accounting assistance at their Manukau Office on 1 May 2018. Appointments are required (see registration link below). The notice from DIA Charities reads:  “Does your registered charity need some help … Continue reading

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How to grow membership with digital technology

Pretty much everyone is online these days so it’s vital you’re making the most of online tools to attract and interact with members. The good people at website developers CustomD have worked alongside a variety of organisations and in doing … Continue reading

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NFP Governance Basics – workshop offered

Have you just appointed a number of new members to your board/committee? Does your governing body need some refresher training? Have you been appointed to a committee or board but feel that you need some training in the basics? Following a … Continue reading

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Social Enterprise and Charity

NFP Resource receives a number of enquiries about Social Enterprises (see this earlier post) and it is apparent that the link or difference between a Social enterprise and a charity is not always clear.  DIA Charities Services recently provided a … Continue reading

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Free training offered to non-profits

From time to time, NFP Resource receives offers (etc) which we feel may be of interest to the NonProfit community. One such offer is detailed below. NFP Resource has no connection with the author or the program. From Jacki Rowles … Continue reading

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NFP Newsletter

Please visit this page to view our recent newsletters.  Subscribe to receive our monthly updates  The newsletter is normally published on the last day of the month. The newsletter is not published for the month of January. The deadline is 25th … Continue reading

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What is a Community Foundation?

Community Foundations are relatively new in New Zealand, so what are they, and how do they work? Continue reading

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Rotorua – Council funding available for community organisations

Council funding available for community organisations Rotorua Lakes Council is encouraging not-for-profit community groups to apply for the next round of community grants and partnership agreements. These funds are available once every three years and provide recipients with guaranteed annual … Continue reading

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