Understanding Nonprofit Overhead Costs | #ALS AWARENESS #LouGehrigsDisease #PARKINSONS | Scoop.it

A public discussion is stirring on the topic of nonprofit overhead and the extent to which overhead costs should influence giving. The three leading sources of information about nonprofits recently issued a call to action asking individual and institutional donors to stop using “overhead” as the measure of a nonprofit’s success. GuideStar, Charity Navigator and BBB Wise Giving Alliance have issued a call to donors to move beyond the “Overhead Myth.”

Here’s the background. Nonprofits are required.....................