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Introducing: Standards for Excellence Institute® Licensed Consultants Class of 2021

Contact: Kat LaTour Marketing and Communications Assistant, Standards for Excellence Institute Introducing: Standards for Excellence Institute® Licensed Consultants Class of 2021 Baltimore, MD – March 3, 2021 The...

Policy Alert: House Bill 1210

Maryland Nonprofits plans to submit testimony on HB1210, which is being heard in the House Economic Matters Committee this Wednesday, Feb. 24. We recognize and will point out numerous questions and concerns shared with us individually or in an...

Action Alert: Sign On in Support of Equitable Vaccine Access

Progress on vaccinating Marylanders is lagging statewide, and even worse among some of the most affected areas and groups. A State Senate Workgroup is monitoring the problem with state officials on a weekly basis. Please sign-on to our letter asking Governor Hogan for more equitable vaccine access across the state. 

Maryland Latinos Unidos (MLU) Welcomes New Officers for 2021

Maryland Latinos Unidos is pleased to welcome its first slate of officers effective February 1, 2021.

Urgent Alert – Senate Bill 376 – Funding the NIMBL Loan Program for Nonprofits

Senate Bill 376, introduced by Senator Cheryl Kagan, will be heard next Tuesday, Feb. 2, in the Senate Budget and Tax Committee.  This bill will provide funding for the “NIMBL” Program  - the Nonprofit, Interest-Free, Micro Bridge Loan (NIMBL) that...


Kimberly Corbin elected chair, Veronica Cool and Walter Simmons join the board Kimberly Corbin, Chair Veronica Cool Walter Simmons   The Maryland Nonprofits Board of Directors welcomes two new members and a slate of 2021 officers effective...

We Stand for Democracy and Against White Nationalism

Maryland Nonprofits condemns the violent breach of the United States Capitol on January 6, 2021 and the systemic conditions that made such a horrific and dangerous event possible. Together, we double our efforts to support democracy, oppose racism in all its forms, defend and advance voting rights, and advocate for equity and systems change at national and state levels.

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