Building Belonging

October 13, 2023 A Commitment and an Invitation  We write today with a spirit of openness, inviting you to join us as observers, commenters, questioners, participants, and everything in between on a...

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Announcing MNA’s 2022 Fundraising Summit: Equity and Opportunity

March 10, 2022 Join MNA June 2nd, 2022 Helena and Online MNA’s 2022 Fundraising Summit will take place in Helena, Montana, with the option to join in the morning virtually from wherever you …...

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Inclusive Boards Focus Group: Request for Applications

April 9, 2024 MNA is seeking applications for focus group participants. These focus groups participants may include Montana nonprofit leaders, volunteers, and board members. The purpose of the group will...

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Proposed Overtime Rule Change for Montana Nonprofits

March 28, 2024 Do you have exempt employees making less than $55,000 a year? You’re not alone. Read below to see how the proposed rule change might impact you and suggested steps: The …...

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Reaction is where learning begins: Leaning into discomfort

March 26, 2024 V is for Vulnerable is a little children’s book for grownups written by author and teacher Seth Godin. I have a copy of the book in my office, a reminder …...

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2024 Nonprofit Wage and Compensation Survey

March 14, 2024 MNA is excited to partner with nonprofit associations from Washington, Oregon, Idaho, and Alaska to present the 2024 Nonprofit Wage & Compensation survey. This survey and the resulting...

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Black History Month in Montana

February 15, 2024 February is Black History Month – what does that mean for nonprofits in Montana? Maybe you’ve found your own way to honor and acknowledge Black History in Montana or within …...

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Scam Targets Montana Nonprofits

February 12, 2024 Beware of unexpected large donations. The MNA team received word over the weekend that a check cashing scam hit a number of Montana nonprofits. So far we know of at …...

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Navigating the Pay Maze: MNA’s Experience with Compensation Equity

January 22, 2024 If you’re like us here at MNA, chances are your December and early January have been peppered with conversations about raises, cost of living adjustments, and performance appraisals....

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Creating an Annual Report that Resonates with Stakeholders

January 16, 2024 Blog contributed by our partners at Nexxus Marketing. Our nonprofit world is a fast-paced one—full of passionate contributors, meaningful relationships, challenges to conquer, and...

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Internal Candidates for an Executive Director Position

January 10, 2024 This blog was written by MNA Affiliate member, EOS Transition Partners. Visit their website for more resources focused on helping nonprofits navigate leadership transitions. So, your...

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4 Ways Your Nonprofit Auction Can Engage Lapsed Donors

January 2, 2024 Estate sales, thrift shops, and auctions all have one thing in common: they attract audiences of people looking for great deals. This means your nonprofit auction has the potential to...

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