The American Red Cross hosts its 2002 Convention May 31 through June 2, 2002, in Phoenix, Arizona. All Early Bird Applications must be received by April 5, 2002. For more information on exhibits and registration, visit our website.
The Council for Resource Development hosts its 35 annual convention November 27 through December 1, 2002, at the Hyatt Regency in Washington, DC. For more information, call 202-822-0750.
The Association For Research on Nonprofit Organizations and Voluntary Action (ARNOVA) hosts its 30th annual conference November 28 through December 1, 2001 at the Hotel Inter-Continental in Miami, Florida. For more information, call 317-684-2120
The Southeastern Regional Medical Center is over 50% on its way to completing a $3 million capital campaign goal.
KidSenses, a children’s museum in Rutherfordton, North Carolina, recently completed a $1.5 million capital campaign.
The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill recently received a $10 million gift to aid students and faculty members who are working with global studies on campus and overseas. Alston Gardner, a 1977 UNC alumnus from Atlanta, recently gave the gift to the Carolina First to be used for scholarships, a lecture series, and research funds in international studies.
The Independent Sector’s Virginia A. Hodgkinson Research Award for 2002 was recently awarded to Lester Salamon, Professor at the Johns Hopkins University and Director of the Johns Hopkins Center for Civil Society Studies, and his co-authors for their publication titled “Global Civil Society: Dimensions of the Nonprofit Sector.” Mr. Salamon and others will be recognized at the Independent Sector’s annual conference.