GCN Member News | October 2

Wednesday, October 2, 2013
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What GCN member received a $25,000 grant for a basketball court from the Atlanta Hawks Foundation? Who is now Make-A-Wish Georgia's largest corporate donor? And...

Inside, read our latest bi-weekly member news round-up with updates from GCN members Home Depot FoundationChattahoochee Nature Center, James T. Anderson Boys and Girls ClubHomeAid Atlanta, and more!

GCN joins the Georgia Food Bank Association to defend nonprofit tax exemptions

Wednesday, September 18, 2013
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Before an unelected Governor-appointed task force, the Atlanta Community Food Bank and GCN provided economic justification for vital tax provisions that were phased out in...

Last Monday, Governor Deal and his appointed Georgia Competitiveness Initiative taskforce convened on Georgia Tech’s campus to discuss state tax provisions. Their goal: “to enhance the State's economic development strategy” through the adoption or phasing out of specific tax provisions.

Is Your Nonprofit Ready for the ACA?

Tuesday, September 24, 2013
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As the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (ACA) continues to roll out, a new resource may help to provide clarity as to what this all means...

Because of the numerous tax provisions included in the ACA, the IRS is overseeing a majority of the law’s implementation (the Department of Health and Human Services also has a major role). And as such, the IRS has created a clearinghouse for ACA news, updates, information and resources: http://www.irs.gov/uac/Affordable-Care-Act-Tax-Provisions-Home.

Save a seat for the Womenetics’ Global Women’s Initiative: Creating Shared Value

Join the Womenetics’ Global Women’s Initiative (GWI) on Wednesday, September 25th to explore how women’s leadership can advance Creating Shared Value (CSV), a business strategy...

Learn how to maximize your impact beyond traditional philanthropic giving at the Womenetics’ Global Women’s Initiative on September 25th at the Georgia Aquarium.