How to Be An Effective Advocate: Tools to Advance Your Mission
Women in Development New Jersey welcomes Karla Pollack, Libby Vinson, and Ann Zawartkay of Association Business Solutions (ABS) to lead November's roundtable discussion, How to Be an Effective Advocate: Tools to Advance Your Mission.
In this engaging session, we'll explore the fundamental concepts of advocacy and why it holds such importance. Delve into the nuanced distinction between advocacy and lobbying, where the lines often blur, especially in grassroots efforts. Gain valuable insights into IRS regulations affecting nonprofit organizations engaged in lobbying activities. Discover practical, mission-advancing tools that empower you to be an effective advocate while staying within legal boundaries, ensuring your cause's success.
Don't miss this opportunity to sharpen your advocacy skills and drive positive change!
Karla Pollack, Principal brings solid marketing experience and creative approaches to association management, public relations, government affairs, and digital engagement. She advances the interests and elevates the visibility of each client organization or coalition. Whether working with Board Members, Executive Directors or Association Members, Karla’s expertise in problem solving brings the needed effectiveness to meet client goals.
Elizabeth (Libby) Vinson, Senior Vice President has over 20 years of experience coordinating government affairs, public relations and communication strategy campaigns the local, state and national level. Libby spearheads the firm’s advocacy efforts, creating and executing impactful messaging and strategic outreach to advance clients’ policy goals and positioning.
Ann C. Zawartkay, CPA, CGMA, Chief Financial Officer joined ABS in 2017 as CFO. She recognizes the critical need for quality accounting and compliance services tailored specifically to the needs of the nonprofit community. She specializes in accounting services for nonprofit organizations, including preparation of federal and state registrations and renewals, bookkeeping and financial reporting, and outsourced chief financial officer services.
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A Conversation with the Founders of the Nonprofit Professionals of Color Collective
Women in Development New Jersey is honored to host a conversation with Victoria Marie Fernandez and Tyneisha Gibbs, founders of the Nonprofit Professionals of Color Collective.
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