COVID-19 Resources for CT Nonprofits

iMission is updating this list of resources for CT nonprofit organizations that are impacted by COVID-19. As we discover new information, we will add it here. If you know of aditional resources not listed here, please send them to info@imissioninstitute.org Foundation...

Think before you dive into a CARES Act loan

As part of the broader COVID-19 stimulus package, the Federal Government is making significant funding available in loan form to small and mid-sized nonprofits. Funds were authorized under the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security Act (CARES) signed into law...

Combating COVID’s Impact on Nonprofit Staff

Even during the best of times, it is impossible to generalize about our social purpose sector.  Especially now during the Covid-19 pandemic, some nonprofit agencies are bursting at the seams, while others have minimal to no programmatic activity happening at all. ...

Ideas for Conserving your Cash During the COVID Crisis

It’s a crazy time. Your nonprofit agency may be expanding to meet community needs, or you may have gone virtual, or you may have seen your spring fundraising events go “poof” or a mix of these. Whichever situation you are in, there are steps you can take to conserve...

Benefit Corporations: Lessons from Nonprofits

It is still relatively rare for a private company board to think about social impact. Benefit corporations, a for-profit organization that explicitly seeks to pursue both private and public benefits, are becoming more popular. Their social entrepreneurs can learn...