Why board diversity matters
Board diversity is critical to the success of every nonprofit’s work. By increasing board diversity, nonprofits strengthen their connection to the people and communities they serve, encouraging more comprehensive problem-solving, among other benefits.
BVU hosts free webinar to help prepare for annual audits
BVU will host a free webinar, "Preparing Your Nonprofit for its Annual Financial Audit," Jan. 10, at 11 a.m. The virtual session will share best practices for audit readiness, from the RFP process to board approval.
Stepping up endowment fundraising in a challenging economy
It's difficult enough to engage board members in fundraising activities when the economy is strong, let alone when the economy is shaky. As 2023 gets rolling, here are a few steps that may help increase board engagement with fundraising, especially endowment fundraising.
The Impact of SECURE 2.0 on charitable giving, retirement planning
The much-anticipated, $1.65 trillion-dollar omnibus spending bill known as the Consolidated Appropriations Act of 2023 was signed into law Dec. 29. This new law includes a wide range of provisions that impact multiple sectors, including three key changes impacting donors.
ACF is hiring an affiliate fund event, volunteer coordinator
Akron Community Foundation is hiring an affiliate fund event and volunteer coordinator, who will primarily be responsible for planning, organizing, and coordinating the fund activities and volunteer efforts of our affiliate funds.

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Akron Community Foundation 
345 West Cedar St. Akron, OH 44307

Office Hours: 9am to 5pm, Monday through Friday
Phone: 330-376-8522 
Fax: 330-376-0202