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Maryland Nonprofits' office will be closed Thursday, November 26th and Friday, November 27th. Have a happy and safe Thanksgiving holiday!
Save the date for our 2016 Legislative Preview on Monday, January 11, 2016 at the Loews Hotel in Annapolis, MD. More details coming soon, stay tuned!
The Standards for Excellence Institute is proud to announce the release of its new website! It has been designed to reflect what the Standards for Excellence community would like to see, and offers users a customized experience to engage with the Standards for Excellence program and resources. Explore the new website here: www.standardsforexcellence.org
By Henry Bogdan, Director of Advocacy & Policy, Maryland Nonprofits
The Maryland Transit Administration (“MTA”) has released considerable information about Governor Hogan’s new transit proposal for the Baltimore Region – BaltimoreLINK – and is seeking public comment. Numerous community workshops have been held and more are scheduled in December. Comments can be submitted directly through an online survey. The comment period is schedule to close December 23...
There is a LOT of media interest in the grassroots #GivingTuesday efforts of nonprofits in Maryland. So... we want to know what you've got planned! Let us know what you're doing and we may be able to boost visibility by featuring your organization on #MDGivesMore's social media accounts (Facebook,Twitter and Tumblr) or by sending media inquiries your way. Bonus if your campaign is creative, compelling, and visually stimulating!...
Baltimore Research is a full-service marketing research firm and focus group facility offering a broad portfolio of research services including consumer surveys, focus groups, data collection and analytics to a wide variety of industries. They provide top rate recruiting, moderating, and client service in a cutting edge facility in Towson, MD. They assist with research in all verticals with specialties in consumer product testing, ad and message testing, and healthcare professional and patient research. They are very proud to announce their Director of Client Services, Heather Collins, is co-chair of the PMRG Health Literacy Initiative. Heather, together with Merck’s Scott von Lutcken, will be furthering the Health Literacy Initiative by speaking to PMRG audiences in Philadelphia and Chicago regarding the importance of considering health literacy to all key stakeholders (manufacturers, HCPs, the health care system and patients) and how to integrate health literacy consideration into research practices. In Philadelphia, Heather will be speaking to members of both the MRA and PMRG on November 12, 2015. The following week in Chicago, Heather will address members of the PMRG at Astellas Pharma’s US Headquarters on the 18th of November. Visit Baltimore Research's Website.
Standards for Excellence
The Standards for Excellence is a set of best practices that helps nonprofits of all sizes and types be more successful in achieving their mission.