Updated: Nov 8, 2018
The Department of the Treasury defines Non-Profit Organizations (NPOs) as entities, incorporated or not incorporated, dedicated to the rendering of services that under the Code, qualify for a tax exemption on income. Among these organizations are those aimed at charitable purposes that offer countless services to communities that our government would otherwise have to offer!
"The best way to find yourself is to lose yourself in the service of others." - Mahatma Gandhi
Whatever profit you seek, you can maximize your company's profits through affiliation with a nonprofit organization. And some of the ways to do that are;
Many companies want to show their clients how they return what they receive to society. By engaging with local non-profit organizations to perform community cleanups, raise funds for schools, donate to local food banks, sponsor outdoor family- friendly activities and donate to hospitals, you can show visible corporate support to your community.
The NPOs Understand The Community Better
They also strengthen communities in other important ways. Often, nonprofit leaders are the voice of the people they serve. Simply because of the robust combination of community relations and a great local knowledge, these NPOs know the needs of their communities and the best ways to fulfill them. But in a time of growing needs and shrinking government resources, non-profit organizations are being asked to do even more with less, adding to their already limited resources. Making monetary donations and volunteering some of your time would be a tremendous help.
Non-Profit Organizations do a commendable job in our society contributing to communities, groups, and causes of the neediest sectors. The main services that these entities provide to different sectors are education, health, environment, human and social services. The Nonprofits Organizations are always relevant to the community in which they operate in, importantly the NPOs gives resources and goods to meet the needs of the community and 3 SWAP plans on doing just that.