Nonprofit business and finance

FILE - In this Dec. 4, 2017, file photo, Jimbo Fisher speaks as he is introduced as Texas A&M's new head football coach, in College Station, Texas. A potential new tax on seven-figure salaries for employees of non-profits hasn’t deterred schools from doling out huge contracts to new coaches. Football powers aiming for a national title have continued to pay the market rate for proven coaches, topped by the 10-year, $75 million deal for Jimbo Fisher at Texas A&M. (Dave McDermand/College Station Eagle via AP, File)/College Station Eagle via AP)
December 13, 2017 - 2:48 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — A potential new tax on seven-figure salaries for employees of non-profits hasn't deterred schools from doling out huge contracts to new coaches. Football powers aiming for a national title have continued to pay the market rate for proven coaches, topped by the 10-year, $75 million...
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December 01, 2017 - 5:12 pm
HOUSTON (AP) — Nearly 894,000 people in Texas met this week's deadline to register for federal disaster assistance to help them recover from Hurricane Harvey, with more than $1.4 billion in funding approved so far, the Federal Emergency Management Agency said Friday. But officials and nonprofit...
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In this May 2, 2015 photo provided by Biber Architects, the U.S. pavilion at the Milano Expo is shown. The high-tech United States pavilion built for the 2015 world’s fair in Italy has left a legacy of unpaid bills. The government-designated nonprofit that ran the pavilion at the Milan Expo has gone bankrupt with $28 million in debts. (Paul Warchol/Biber Architects via AP)
November 08, 2017 - 1:02 am
NEW YORK (AP) — It was built to showcase the United States of America to the world, an airy, eye-catching pavilion with a facade of live plants and a walkway built with pieces of New York's famous Coney Island boardwalk. Now, after attracting more than 6 million visitors to become the most popular...
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Actor and composer of Puerto Rican descent Lin Manuel Miranda distributes food to victims of Hurricane Maria in La Placita de Güisin, in Vega Alta, Puerto Rico, Tuesday, Nov. 7, 2017. (AP Photo/Carlos Giusti)
November 07, 2017 - 5:25 pm
SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (AP) — "Hamilton" creator Lin-Manuel Miranda made sandwiches, took selfies and announced a partnership with a nonprofit group for a $2.5 million hurricane recovery fund during a trip Tuesday to Puerto Rico. Miranda said seven local groups already have received grants from the...
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October 12, 2017 - 7:28 pm
PITTSBURGH (AP) — Google says over the next five years it will spend $1 billion on nonprofit organizations helping to raise education levels around the world and commit its employees to a million hours of volunteer work doing the same. CEO Sundar Pichai announced the goal Thursday morning in...
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In this July 16, 2016 photo provided by Sara Butler, Peanut, a puppy adopted by Butler reclines on a sofa in Butler's Gloversville, N.Y., home. Peanut, who was adopted from a New York Pet Rescue shelter, died of parvovirus. A new law signed by Gov. Andrew Cuomo this month increases state oversight of non-profit rescues, which have been exempt from regulations that apply to commercial pet stores and municipal animal shelters. (Sara Butler via AP)
August 27, 2017 - 9:28 am
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — When Alexis Kozmon and her husband decided to get a dog for their 6-year-old daughter, they chose to adopt rather than buy from a breeder to teach the child the value of rescuing. Four weeks later, the puppy the family named Sugar was dying painfully from distemper, and despite...
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In this July 16, 2016 photo provided by Sara Butler, Peanut, a puppy adopted by Butler reclines on a sofa in Butler's Gloversville, N.Y., home. Peanut, who was adopted from a New York Pet Rescue shelter, died of parvovirus. A new law signed by Gov. Andrew Cuomo this month increases state oversight of non-profit rescues, which have been exempt from regulations that apply to commercial pet stores and municipal animal shelters. (Sara Butler via AP)
August 27, 2017 - 9:21 am
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — Not-for-profit pet rescue organizations are under new scrutiny in New York, where Gov. Andrew Cuomo signed a law this month subjecting them to state regulations. Animal advocates say the law closes a loophole that exempted non-profit pet adoption groups from the oversight...
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In this photo taken Aug. 8, 2017, Kelsey Nellis, second from right, instructs employees in preparation for the start of the school year at the Mountain View Christian Schools in Las Vegas. More than a third of U.S. states have created school voucher programs that bypass thorny constitutional and political issues by turning them over to non-profits that rely primarily on businesses to fund them. But the programs are raising questions about transparency and accountability at a time when supporters are urging that it be expanded into a federal program. (AP Photo/John Locher)
August 11, 2017 - 5:01 pm
LAS VEGAS (AP) — More than a third of U.S. states have created school voucher programs that bypass thorny constitutional and political issues by turning them over to nonprofits that rely primarily on businesses to fund them. But the programs are raising questions about transparency and...
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In this photo taken Aug. 8, 2017, Kelsey Nellis, second from right, instructs employees in preparation for the start of the school year at the Mountain View Christian Schools in Las Vegas. More than a third of U.S. states have created school voucher programs that bypass thorny constitutional and political issues by turning them over to non-profits that rely primarily on businesses to fund them. But the programs are raising questions about transparency and accountability at a time when supporters are urging that it be expanded into a federal program. (AP Photo/John Locher)
August 11, 2017 - 1:45 pm
LAS VEGAS (AP) — More than a third of U.S. states have created school voucher programs that bypass thorny constitutional and political issues by turning them over to nonprofits that rely primarily on businesses to fund them. But the programs are raising questions about transparency and...
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In this photo taken Aug. 8, 2017, Kelsey Nellis, second from right, instructs employees in preparation for the start of the school year at the Mountain View Christian Schools in Las Vegas. More than a third of U.S. states have created school voucher programs that bypass thorny constitutional and political issues by turning them over to non-profits that rely primarily on businesses to fund them. But the programs are raising questions about transparency and accountability at a time when supporters are urging that it be expanded into a federal program. (AP Photo/John Locher)
August 11, 2017 - 3:40 am
LAS VEGAS (AP) — More than a third of U.S. states have created school voucher programs that bypass thorny constitutional and political issues by turning them over to nonprofits that rely primarily on businesses to fund them. But the programs are raising questions about transparency and...
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