- For information about the new IRS requirement for all small tax-exempt charities to file short annual electronic reports (from 990-N, the e-postcard) visit www.irs.gov/charities/index.html. See "Annual Electronic Filing Requirement for Small Exempt Organizations - Form 990-N (e-Postcard)."
- Search e-postcards already on file at www.irs.gov/app/ePostcard
- Find out if a particular EO is eligible to receive tax deductible donations at www.irs.gov/charities/index.html
- Find out if a particular organization is tax-exempt (whether or not eligible for tax deductible donations) at www.irs.gov/taxstats/charitablestats/article/0,,id=97186,00.html
Friday, May 30, 2008
Thursday, May 29, 2008
Foundations, the Council on Foundations, the Forum of Regional Associations of Grantmakers, the Foundation Center, Grantmakers for Effective Organizations, and the
National Council of Nonprofit Associations.grantmaking and grantseeking organizations working to improve grant application and reporting practices.
The report also includes suggestions for funders to streamline the grant application process. Report is downloadable at http://www.projectstreamline.org/.
Seth Godfrey, Business & Nonprofit Librarian, NHFPL
946-7431 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Tuesday, May 27, 2008
Jennifer Butler, Childcare Director, Life Haven, Inc., 447 Ferry St., New Haven CT 06513.
A national focus on the issue of reentry has put the role of the families of the incarcerated in the spotlight while more and more jurisdictions are experimenting with family-focused programming. We're hoping The Visitors will contribute to this momentum. To learn more about this documentary visit www.indiegogo.com/thevisitors.
Melis Birder, Director
Thursday, May 22, 2008
If interested, please contact Gerlinde Kehlenbach at email@example.com.
Museums, galleries, historic properties, theaters, farms, vineyards, amusement parks, nature centers, shops, hotels, inns and B&Bs are all invited to participate. New participants this year include the Governor’s Residence, CCT’s own gallery and golf courses. This event has grown from 120 participants in 2005 to more than 230 this year. Connecticut Open House Day specials and hours of operation will vary by property.
For more information, call 1-888-CTvisit or go to http://www.cultureandtourism.org/cct/cwp/view.asp?a=2128&q=411748 for a complete list of participating venues updated daily or to sign up to become a Connecticut Ambassador.
Wednesday, May 21, 2008
All sites will be closed on 4 July. Details: Food Services Division 946-8813.
Wednesday, May 07, 2008
Tuesday, May 06, 2008
Building a Financial Education Program in Your Community will be presented by John E. Padilla, at Casey Family Services, 127 Church Street, New Haven, on June 23, 1-4 pm.
This workshop is intended to build the capacity of organizations that are offering financial education and will cover topics such as assessing your organizational capacity; clarifying goals; researching target populations and local financial education needs; developing partnerships; marketing your program; evaluation.
Space is limited! RSVP: firstname.lastname@example.org or 401-6964.
Nonprofit arts organizations working with neighborhood groups are eligible to apply for this program. A series of free workshops will be presented at various city library branches covering budget preparation, marketing, event planning and overview of the application. Prospective applicants are strongly urged to attend one in their neighborhood.
Stetson Library, May 13,4:30pm;
Wilson (Hill) Library, May 14, 5pm;
Mitchell Library, May 15, 4:30pm;
Downtown Library, May 20, 5:30pm;
Fair Haven Library, May 22, 4:30pm.
Application deadline is June 4, 2008. A total of $25,000 will be awarded through grants up to $2,000. Download application from www.cityofnewhaven.com/EconomicDevelopment/CulturalAffairs.asp. For more information please contact Kim Futrell 946-7172 or email@example.com.
Please share your ideas and volunteer your knowledge, creativity and time to forward our goal of sane living on our planet. We will meet at SCSU in the green room at Lyman Center, 501 Crescent St., New Haven. If you are attending, please send me your name and we will leave it at the gate so you can park close (if there are spaces remaining).
Coleen Campbell, Green Expo Coordinator, 710-8279 or 758-7580
Monday, May 05, 2008
The Come for the Adventure festival will take place on Chapel Street, between College and York, and also on York Street, between Elm and Wall, from noon until 4 pm. Festival features a classic car show of pre-1957 autos, live music, kids' activities, street performers, and contests for free tickets to see the film at Criterion Cinemas.
Volunteers are needed for various shifts from 9:30 until 4:30. Details: 946-5761 or CAadmin@newhavenct.net