Usenix will hold its annual technical conference June 18-23 at the Marriot Hotel and Marina, San Diego, CA. Call 949-588-8649 for information.
Cristoff and Associates, a hospitality firm, San Rafael, CA, has established a new charitable organization called D.A.R.W.I.N. The group’s focus is animal rescue and welfare.
Currituck Community Foundation recently participated in the 1st Annual Golf Tournament to Benefit Currituck County. The event raised $5,282 for each organization that participated. The Foundation was started in 1999.
Volunteers of America, Alexandria, VA has received a $250,00 grant from the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation to establish model end-of-life programs for inmates confined in the nations jails and prisons. The program, named GRACE will begin in prisons in North Carolina, New York, Texas and Oregon.
Michigan Business and Professional Association, Livonia, MI will hold its 4th Annual Women’s Leadership Conference and Awards on April 5 at the Burton Manor in Livonia. Call 810-979-6322 for registration information.
CharityAmerica.com, Boston, MA has created the Kind Act Manager which allows individuals to keep track of their contributions to nonprofits throughout the year. The manager is available at CharityAmerica.com’s website.
Melissa Ditz, former development director, Women In Transition (WIT), Philadelphia, named Development Coordinator, Legal Services of North Carolina, Raleigh, NC.
Dock Kornegay, former executive director, NC Wildlife Federation, Raleigh, NC, named pr/communications specialist, Legal Services of NC, Raleigh, NC.