AAW Follow-Up: Join ASAE’s Sign-On Letter

The deadline to join ASAE’s community sign-on letter requesting assistance for associations impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic has been extended to Monday, June 29. Click here to add your organization’s name to the letter. More than 1,500 associations have already joined the letter, which calls for 501(c)(6) associations to be eligible for the Paycheck Protection… Read more »

ASAE Honors Three Sentinel Award Winners

For their support of the association community, ASAE presented Sentinel Awards this week to Reps. Abigail Spanberger (D-VA) and Rob Wittman (R-VA), as well as Andrew Grossman, chief tax counsel for the House Ways and Means Committee. Last December, Spanberger and Wittman introduced the Freedom to Invest in Tomorrow’s Workforce Act, a bipartisan bill to… Read more »

ASAE Wraps Up American Associations Week

ASAE concluded its virtual American Associations Week 2020 (AAW) today with a call for continued advocacy and outreach to legislative offices to help associations gain access to federal relief programs during the COVID-19 pandemic. ASAE has developed a community sign-on letter urging Congress to include 501(c)(6) associations in the Paycheck Protection Program (PPP), created to… Read more »

American Associations Day is March 19-20

There is still time to register for American Associations Day, ASAE’s legislative fly-in, which will take place March 19-20 on Capitol Hill. At this year’s fly-in, association advocates will urge Congress to pass a bipartisan bill to expand individuals’ use of “529” education savings accounts to cover the costs of professional certification and credentialing programs…. Read more »

ASAE Ramps Up Support for 529 Bill

ASAE and its Professional Certification Coalition (PCC) are urging associations to support a bipartisan bill introduced last December to allow “529” education savings accounts to be used for workforce training, professional certification and other credentialing program costs. The Freedom to Invest in Tomorrow’s Workforce Act was introduced by Reps. Abigail Spanberger (D-VA) and Rob Wittman… Read more »