Society Corner

How to Get Non-Profit Status

Is your society officially registered as a tax-exempt non-profit association? There are a number of benefits including: your society doesn’t pay federal income tax your society is eligible to receive tax-deductible contributions and contributors can deduct their contributions as an “official” non-profit, you can get discounts with services like PayPal Don’t know what it takes to… Continue reading How to Get Non-Profit Status

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Manage Society Articles with Scrivener

How does your society maintain the many articles published in your quarterly journals and newsletters? Over the years those publications become quite an archive of genealogical goodness. That's the good news. The bad news is that in many cases your archive is mostly paper copies. Even if you've saved the master copies created on desktop… Continue reading Manage Society Articles with Scrivener

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Easy Email Newsletters With WordPress

Recently a society decided they wanted to begin the move from a printed quarterly newsletter to an email newsletter. Not only was the printed quarterly quite expensive, it was unable to inform members about short-term deals and discounts. Since their site runs on WordPress with Jetpack, they already had the ability to deliver an email… Continue reading Easy Email Newsletters With WordPress