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September 2014 News

Chair’s Message from Monica C. Lozano
The Year in Review: 2014 Annual Report

This past June, I was honored to be elected Chair of the Weingart Foundation Board of Directors. The Foundation has a proud history of service in Southern California, and I am dedicated to continuing our commitment to responsiveness and effectiveness. As one of my first official acts as Chair, and on behalf of our Board of Directors and staff, I am pleased to share the 2014 Annual Report, highlighting the activities of Weingart Foundation for the fiscal year ending June 30, 2014. Click here to read Monica’s full message.

Federal Government to Improve Payments for Indirect Costs

By the end of this year, new rules will go into effect governing payments to nonprofits for the full costs of delivering their programs. In order to take advantage of this significant change, nonprofits will need to position themselves to be able to negotiate their full indirect costs. The extent to which nonprofits are informed will also help to ensure full compliance on the part of various government agencies. Click here to read more.

We encourage nonprofits to complete this short survey from the National Council of Nonprofits, which will support efforts to ensure that the reforms are implemented fully and effectively.