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Together SC Fields 2021 Nonprofit Survey

As the pandemic and its impacts extend into 2021, Together SC aims to continue to give voice to our state’s nonprofit businesses and the conditions under which they expect to operate in 2021 through a second statewide survey


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Embracing Our Shared Responsibility Toward Change

Sisters of Charity Foundation of SC research brief: South Carolina: Structural Factors Associated with Poverty  detailing the many systemic barriers to those experiencing poverty, done in partnership with the Rural & Minority Health Research Center at the University of SC


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Impact and Reach of SC CARES Nonprofit Relief Grants Program

Impact and reach of SC CARES Nonprofit Relief Grants Program to inform future advocacy options


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Federal Nonprofit Policy Updates

Updates on Congressional legislative action. Based on material from the National Council of Nonprofits and the North Carolina Council for Nonprofits. Any calls to advocate for pending legislation can be found on Speaking Together. Update Jan. 29, 2021 Federal COVID Relief Plans Vague on...


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Setting Our (Advocacy) Agenda

Together SC's 2021- 2022 Advocacy Agenda


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State Nonprofit Policy Updates

The SC Legislature returned on January 12. Twenty-one (21) new legislators were seated (15 in the House, 6 in the Senate), and work began on a new legislative cycle. The session was cut short in 2020 due to COVID-19, which means lots of priorities of last session are still a priority - plus our...


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Speaking Together - your call to advocate

Ask Federal Leaders to Provide COVID Stimulus and Relief Tailored to Nonprofits As a leader in the nonprofit sector, you know how hard our organizations have been hit by the pandemic – and how hard we’re all working to continue serving our communities through this crisis. The next...


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Applying for the Paycheck Protection Program's Second Draw

Included in the Consolidated Appropriations Act 2021, signed by the President on Dec. 27, 2020, was a renewal of the Paycheck Protection Program, allowing for small businesses and nonprofit organizations to draw from the loan fund a second time. There have been some adjustments to the rules,...


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This is not who we are

Together SC responds after thousands of pro-Donald Trump protesters storm the Capitol on Wednesday.


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CONNECTED - The Post and Courier and you

A partnership with The Post and Courier aimed at advancing your good work.


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Election Takeaways

Significant 2020 election takeaways for SC nonprofit leaders


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Democracy is Messy (reflecting on the 2020 election)

“Democracy is messy, and it’s hard. It’s never easy.” — Robert F. Kennedy As I sit at my desk this morning, the autumn leaves are changing color outside my window and, in the background, I can hear the volatile 2020 United States general election playing out...


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