Giving Matters

Insights on informed charitable giving, and accountability in the nonprofit sector.

Our Physical Distancing Policy Has Been Extended

Our Physical Distancing Policy, which was previously in effect until May 4th, has been extended through May 31st. We acknowledge that not everyone has the ability to work remotely and that some will be returning to work very soon. Given that our work can be accomplished online, we will continue to do our part to… Read more

Meet Olivia Felland

As a small (but mighty) team, we rely on the contributions of paid interns to accomplish our work. This week, we’re excited to welcome our new Council intern, Olivia! Olivia (she/her/hers) is a student completing her final year at Hamline University studying History, Global Studies, and Nonprofit Management. She is currently a Lead Student staff… Read more

Let’s #GiveAtHomeMN!

Join your fellow Minnesotans for #GiveAtHomeMN, a virtual fundraising event taking place May 1- 8 for nonprofits and schools across Minnesota. Like many of you, we’ve been monitoring the COVID-19 situation closely, doing everything we can to “do our part” in slowing the spread, flattening the curve, and staying healthy. For us at Charities Review… Read more

Internal Controls in the era of COVID-19

In the era of COVID-19, organizations of all sectors are being faced with new questions on how to maintain business operations while practicing responsible social distancing and adhering to state-level shelter in place orders. One of the questions we at Charities Review Council recently worked through was how to maintain strong internal controls while out… Read more

COVID-19 Update: Our Policy Has Been Extended

Charities Review Council’s Social Distancing Policy has been extended through May 4th. On April 8th, Governor Tim Walz extended the Stay Home order until May 4th. Charities Review Council is following the Governor’s order and will continue working remotely during this time. Here’s what that means for us going forward: Organizationally Our office will be closed and… Read more

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