On Tuesday ASAE sent a letter to Congressional leadership imploring them to take action to ensure that individuals eligible for the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program, known as DACA, are able to work and study and contribute to society without the threat of deportation. ASAE is concerned ending the program would have serious repercussions… Read more »

As we reported last week, President Trump reached a deal with Democrats to raise the debt limit and fund the government for three months. An agreement was reached in part due the critical need for relief aid in the area impacted by Hurricane Harvey. Congress has now turned to continuing the appropriations process and tax… Read more »

For its efforts to make the nation safer and its look to the future, National Volunteer Fire Council earned a 2017 ASAE Power of A Summit Award for its Make Me a Firefighter program, the association’s first-ever recruitment and retainment campaign which combats the decrease in the number of volunteer firefighters over the past three… Read more »

ASAE is among the many organizations that have donated funds to the American Red Cross to assist with relief efforts in Texas, Florida and the Caribbean in the aftermath of two serious hurricanes, Harvey and Irma. Associations often come to the aid of communities in need, and this is no different. According to the Center for… Read more »

As a reminder to association leaders, comments on possible changes to the overtime rule are due to the Department of Labor by Sept. 25. The overtime rule has been identified as a major area of concern for nonprofit employers. ASAE has already submitted its comments to DOL, and has drafted model comments that other associations… Read more »