Government-Nonprofit Contracting Issues & Solutions

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Topics

In this webinar, you will learn …

  1. Top problems in Nevada government-nonprofit contracting including complexity of/time required by reporting process (Nevada ranks 14th) and by application process (Nevada ranks 19th)
  2. How three out of four Nevada nonprofits (76%) are unable to recover an indirect cost rate of more than 10 percent while 8% are paid zero
  3. Common problems before and during contracts/grants
  4. Common sense solutions including collaborative problem solving, accountability for full and prompt payments, elimination of unilateral mid-stream contract changes, and simplifying complex application and reporting requirements

Outcomes

By the end of this webinar, you will be able to …
  1. Understand state and national data on contracting from the Urban Institute study
  2. Download the Urban Institute study
  3. Download the National Council of Nonprofits special report
  4. Hear other stories around contracting
  5. Share your story, if you like
  6. Have a powerful advocacy tool to persuade people

Facilitator Bios: Beth Bowsky & Phil Johncock

Beth Bowsky is Policy Specialist for Government-Nonprofit Contracting for the National Council of Nonprofits.

 Phil Johncock is the Lobbyist and Executive Director for the Alliance for Nevada Nonprofits.

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