Author Archives: Rollins Edyth Bush Institute

About Rollins Edyth Bush Institute

The Edyth Bush Institute for Philanthropy & Nonprofit Leadership at Rollins College was established to strengthen the impact, effectiveness, and leadership of nonprofit and philanthropic organizations through education and management assistance.

State Clears up Confusion on New Florida Fundraising Law

If you raise funds for a nonprofit in Florida, chances are that you have heard of the Florida Solicitation of Contributions Act, the law which governs nonprofit fundraising. This year, the Florida Legislature amended the Act hoping to cut down … Continue reading

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Fall 2018 Nonprofit Certificates

The Edyth Bush Institute for Philanthropy & Nonprofit Leadership at Rollins College offers six certificate programs designed to provide specialized education to strengthen your organization and your professional development. UPCOMING FALL 2018 CERTIFICATE PROGRAMS Certificate in Leadership Practice learn more … Continue reading

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Reposition Yourself: A Discussion for Current & Emerging Nonprofit Leaders

The Edyth Bush Institute for Philanthropy & Nonprofit Leadership’s 3rd Annual Leadership Panel: “Reposition Yourself: A Discussion for Current & Emerging Nonprofit Leaders”. Learn from this panel of distinguished Central Florida nonprofit leaders about what drives them and how they … Continue reading

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Board Members and Financial Oversight

By: Kate Martin, J.D., Edyth Bush Institute As board members, we have heard that our responsibilities include overseeing a nonprofit’s assets, operational accounts, and reserve accounts, and ensuring proper financial safeguards and policies are in place. What does this mean? … Continue reading

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In Tax Reform, Declines in Charitable Giving Could be an Unintended Consequence of Simplifying the Code

Friends, I hope you will take a look at the blog written by Sabeen Perwaiz, CEO of the Florida Nonprofit Alliance. It is important that every nonprofit organization have conversations at the board level about potential reductions in government funding … Continue reading

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