Eight New California Laws That Impact Nonprofits
AB-488 (Irwin) provides important protections for online donors and nonprofits receiving online funds. Under this new law, fundraising platforms will no longer be able to hide fees, use nonprofits’ names to raise funds without permission, or hang onto donations indefinitely.
“This legislation impacts every single person who clicks on that ‘donate now’ button and every single nonprofit that receives funding this way,” said Jan Masaoka, CEO of CalNonprofits. “It may be low-profile but it’s most certainly high-impact and meaningful.”
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