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Texas Nonprofit Series Coming to Beaumont!

Mark your calendar!  On January 23, 2018, the Nonprofit Development Center will host a nonprofit summit in partnership with OneStar Foundation to bring together nonprofit professionals, board members, and other interested leaders from the academic and business communities. This one-day conference, to be held at the Lamar University Event Center, will include a variety of educational presentations and […]

“Friendraising before Fundraising” with Camille Mouton

The Southeast Texas Health & Human Services Council and the Southeast Texas Nonprofit Development Center invite you to attend this FREE Lunch & Learn opportunity with Camille Mouton, former Vice-President of University Advancement at Lamar University. Bring your lunch and arsenal of questions for this conversational workshop on fundraising on Tuesday, September 13, 2016 from […]

New Program Director Announced

On August 8, 2016, the Southeast Texas Nonprofit Development Center welcomed its new Program Director, Deborah Healey Drago. She accepted the leadership and challenge to navigate the Center into the future to provide support services to nonprofits and funders, enabling them to effectively serve the community. Deborah is an alumna of The University of Texas […]

Online Nonprofit Resource Library– Coming soon!

This summer the Nonprofit Development Center will be launching an online nonprofit resource library on our website. This site will include our favorite online resources in nonprofit management including grant writing, financial management, governance, legal compliance, marketing, evaluation, fundraising, starting a nonprofit, and human resources. If you have an online nonprofit management resource that has […]

New overtime pay regulations

The Department of Labor issued new overtime pay regulations on May 18, 2016 that will take effect December 1, 2016.  The new regulations dramatically expand when nonprofits and businesses must pay their nonexempt and even exempt employees overtime pay.  The Nonprofit Development Center will be hosting a workshop on July 12th to examine the new regulations, how […]

GuideStar Introduces Program Metrics Section for Nonprofit Profiles

GuideStar, the nonprofit repository of information on 2.4 million U.S. nonprofits visited by 7 million people annually, is adding a new way for organizations to report quantifiable data in support of their program achievements. GuideStar Platinum was developed as a way for nonprofits to provide non-financial data to demonstrate effectiveness, thereby addressing the pitfalls of the “overhead […]

More Nonprofits Hiring in 2016, Survey Finds

A majority of nonprofit organizations expect to add new positions in 2016, a sign that the sector has rebounded from the Great Recession and continues to grow, a report from Nonprofit HRfinds. Based on a survey of nearly four hundred and fifty nonprofits in the United States and Canada, the report, Nonprofit Employment Practices Survey Results (34 pages, […]

We’ve moved!

The Southeast Texas Nonprofit Development Center has moved offices! We are still located in the Foundation for Southeast Texas building, but we have moved to Suite O.  We are located next to the ARC of Greater Beaumont.  Please stop by and say hello!