Primer on Social Welfare Organizations: Using 501C4 Organizations for Good

Sep 01, 2016
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501c4 organizations remain a vital tool for nonprofits and foundations seeking to shape policy outcomes that benefit constituencies and communities that too often go unheard. This publication explores the special role 501c4 groups can play within the nonprofit and philanthropic communities, and within our political system, and has been written to dispel myths and encourage their thoughtful use within the democratic process.