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May Nonprofit Spotlight: OAR of Richmond

Each month Perkins Law spotlights a local nonprofit doing inspiring work in the central Virginia area, and the featured nonprofit for May 2022 is OAR of Richmond. Perkins Law salutes OAR of Richmond for its mission to provide evidence-based and person-centered approaches to empower those impacted by incarceration to find individual success.

Perkins Law to Sponsor McDonald’s Mid-Atlantic Clay Court Championships at Salisbury Country Club

Perkins Law is excited to announce its sponsorship of the upcoming McDonald’s Mid-Atlantic Clay Court Championships taking place July 10-15, 2022 at Salisbury Country Club in Midlothian, VA. The event will feature a variety of college players, local pros, and coaches from all over the country. Click here for more information. Small business and nonprofit […]

April Nonprofit Spotlight: Groundwork RVA

Each month Perkins Law spotlights a local nonprofit doing inspiring work in the central Virginia area, and the featured nonprofit for April 2022 is Groundwork RVA. Perkins Law salutes Groundwork RVA for its mission to cultivate the next generation of urban conservationists in Richmond, Virginia.   Check them out at www.groundworkrva.org

What is the Difference Between a Public Charity and a Private Foundation?

In the nonprofit community, the words “public charity” and “foundation” often are used interchangeably. However, there is an important legal distinction between the two types of tax-exempt organizations.   For starters, it is helpful to understand that every 501(c)(3) tax-exempt organization is classified by the IRS as either a “public charity” or a “private foundation.” This […]

SCORE’s Workshop Series Presents – How to Start Your Own Small Business

If you are thinking about starting your own business then consider signing up for SCORE’s upcoming IN PERSON workshop “How to Start Your Own Business” featuring local experts, including RVA’s small business attorney Eric Perkins on April 29th. This workshop, at BizWorks in Chesterfield County, will include presentations by local professionals and subject matter experts […]

March Nonprofit Spotlight: Richmond Friends of the Homeless

Each month Perkins Law spotlights a local nonprofit doing inspiring work in the central Virginia area, and the featured nonprofit for March 2022 is Richmond Friends of the Homeless. Perkins Law salutes Richmond Friends of the Homeless for for providing a nutritious lunch seven days a week in Richmond’s most impoverished neighborhoods.