News and Updates

May 19 2020

Coupling General Operating, Capacity Building Grants Drive Outcomes

Providing long-term general operating support along with capacity-building grants may be a "gold standard" funding practice that drives positive outcomes achieved at the community level, a report commissioned by the Citi ...

Share Letter with Congress

This week, United Philanthropy Forum joined other national nonprofit and philanthropy organizations in signing on to two letters sent to Capitol Hill on behalf of nonprofits, relating to proposed COVID-19 ...

Nov 27 2019

How Changes to the Mississippi Telephone Solicitation Act (“the Act”) Effective July 1st, Apply to and Affect Mississippi Nonprofit Charities

Background: On June 3, 2019, Secretary of State Delbert Hoseman and Public Service Commission (PSC) Chair Brandon Presley emailed every registered charity in the state of Mississippi alerting them that ...

Apr 29 2019

Volunteer NEMS making service connections

Tupelo • If you’ve got the time, Volunteer Northeast Mississippi has the match. The organization, which operates under the United Way of Northeast Mississippi umbrella, provides a online home for area nonprofits ...