How Do Nonprofits Make Money?

NONPROFIT FUNDRAISING How do nonprofits make money? Nonprofits conduct fundraising activities. In order for donors to deduct their charitable contributions, the IRS guidelines require that the taxpayer donor show that the amount claimed as a deductible gift to charity is more than the fair market value of any benefit received.  Moreover, it is important that the nonprofit corporation complies with disclosure, substantiation, and reporting requirements for the contributions it receives. The nonprofit must also comply with all State and local charitable solicitation laws and ordinances.  For example, the Federal government requires the nonprofit to give a receipt to the donor [...]