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What Is Lobbying?

Posted on February 21, 2007 by Alliance for Justice

Federal tax law controls how much lobbying 501(c)(3) organizations can engage in. Public charities can choose to measure their lobbying under either the insubstantial part test or the 501(h) expenditure test… Read More

Family foundations and advocacy

Posted on March 28, 2006 by Alliance for Justice

This advisory paper from Alliance for Justice clear up some of the myths surrounding foundations and the rules governing advocacy, reminding families that foundations may engage in advocacy, fund public charities that lobby, and support election-related activities. The trustees and staff of family foundations may also engage in advocacy activities… Read More

Advocacy’s Efficacy

Posted on July 21, 2004 by Nan Aron

Nonprofit advocacy is an effective way to leverage foundation resources and make a significant impact. Here's why and how… Read More

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