Entries by EPManager0

Thumbs Up to Workbench RVA!

One of the great things about being a small business and nonprofit lawyer is that I get to work with an amazingly diverse, talented, and passionate group of people every day.  Check out the latest update on one of RVA’s unique small businesses—The Workbench, LLC—as featured in Richmond BizSense: DIY woodworking shop reopens near The […]

January Nonprofit Spotlight: Virginia Farmers Market Association

Each month Perkins Law spotlights a local nonprofit doing inspiring work in the central Virginia area, and the featured nonprofit for January 2024 is Virginia Farmers Market Association (VFMA) for its mission to support farmers markets through education initiatives, while building opportunities for collaboration, networking, advocacy, and innovation that supports the growth and sustainability of […]

Perkins Named a Business Law “Legal Elite” by Virginia Business Magazine

Richmond small business attorney Eric Perkins has again been selected by Virginia Business magazine as a “Legal Elite” in the Business Law category for 2023. Started in 2000 in cooperation with the Virginia Bar Association, the Legal Elite recognizes lawyers selected by their peers as outstanding attorneys in 20 different practice areas.

December Nonprofit Spotlight: Fore Children Inc.

Each month Perkins Law spotlights a local nonprofit doing inspiring work in the central Virginia area, and the featured nonprofit for December 2023 is Fore Children Inc. for its mission to provide deserving youth access to the best golf facilities and programs throughout the Richmond region. Check them out at www.forechildreninc.com

November Nonprofit Spotlight: Sisters Network Inc.

Each month Perkins Law spotlights a local nonprofit doing inspiring work in the central Virginia area, and the featured nonprofit for November 2023 is Sisters Network Inc. Perkins Law salutes the Sisters Network Inc. for its mission to increase local and national attention to the devastating impact that breast cancer has in the African American community.

Is Crumbl the New King of Cookie Franchises?

I have been a loyal Crumbl customer since they entered the Richmond market a few years ago.  As Starbucks did with coffee, Crumbl has successfully pushed the price point for a cookie to a premium level.  Ever considered becoming a Crumbl franchise owner?  Here are a few things worth considering: On a positive note: Started […]

Perkins Law Scholarship 2023 Recipient Announced

One of the highlights at Perkins Law every fall is the announcement of scholarship recipients at the Bon Secours Memorial College of Nursing.  For the sixth year in a row, Perkins Law has sponsored a scholarship to help a deserving nursing student on his or her path to a professional career in nursing.  With the […]

October Nonprofit Spotlight: Hitting Cancer Below the Belt (HCB2)

Each month Perkins Law spotlights a local nonprofit doing inspiring work in the central Virginia area, and the featured nonprofit for October 2023 is Hitting Cancer Below the Belt (HCB2). Perkins Law salutes HCB2 for its mission to provide community education, early detection services for the uninsured, and direct support services for patients and survivors […]

Choosing a Fiscal Year for a Nonprofit Organization

One of the important decisions nonprofit leaders need to make during the organizational stage is choosing a fiscal year that aligns with the organization’s mission and other factors. A fiscal year is a 12-month financial reporting period that determines when a nonprofit organization starts and ends its accounting cycle. When selecting a fiscal year, several […]