Tag: Crowdfunding

Crowdfunding, Shutdown, Federal Employees and Ethics

By on February 20, 2019 in Human Resources with 0 Comments
Crowdfunding, Shutdown, Federal Employees and Ethics

Federal employees who set up a crowdfunding page may have created an ethics problem. Here is what OGE is telling agencies about crowdfunding and the shutdown.

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Study Says Federal Employees Weren’t Prepared for the Shutdown

By on February 14, 2019 in Pay & Benefits with 0 Comments
Study Says Federal Employees Weren’t Prepared for the Shutdown

A recent study looked at the ways and extent to which federal employees’ lives were disrupted by the recent shutdown.

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Shutdown, No Pay and Ethics for Federal Employees

By on January 22, 2019 in Pay & Benefits with 0 Comments
Shutdown, No Pay and Ethics for Federal Employees

The partial government shutdown continues. What are feds doing to cope with the disruption? Is crowdfunding consistent with federal ethics rules?

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GoFundMe Announces Fundraising Campaign for Federal Employees

By on January 21, 2019 in Pay & Benefits with 0 Comments
GoFundMe Announces Fundraising Campaign for Federal Employees

GoFundMe has announced a fundraising effort to provide donations to nonprofits that are working to help federal employees during the shutdown.

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Experts: Crowdfunding Federal Employees Likely Violating Ethics Rules

on January 17, 2019 in Human Resources with 0 Comments
Some federal employees have turned to crowdfunding to raise money during the ongoing partial government shutdown, something that could potentially run them afoul of government ethics rules according to some experts.

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Will Crowdfunding Disrupt Aid Relief Next?

By on February 21, 2017 in Agency News with 0 Comments
Will Crowdfunding Disrupt Aid Relief Next?

The Peace Corps is involved in a dispute with DonorSee, a crowdfunding site that lets people donate directly to aid relief projects around the globe. The author looks at the situation and its potential impact on fundraising.

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