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- BoardSource Taps Jim Taylor to Lead Efforts to Increase Nonprofit Board Diversity
- BoardSource signs letter opposing measures aimed at weakening Johnson Amendment
- BoardSource Welcomes Julia Wilson to its Board of Directors
- Nonprofits to Congress: Keep Partisan Politics Away from Nonprofit Missions
- New Campaign Encourages Nonprofit Leaders to Expand Their Impact Through Strategic Partnerships
- BoardSource Announces New Board Leadership
- Tomorrow is the most important thing. … It's perfect when it arrives and it puts itself in our hands. It hopes we've learned something from yesterday.
- New Blog: Flawed Fundraising Report Can Hurt Nonprofits
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- Opinion: Nonprofit sector would benefit from clear identity
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