Stories From 2017

Jun 26, 2017

June – NC Grant News Roundup

The Community Blood Center of the Carolinas awarded $5,000 in scholarship money to East Rutherford High School this year through its High School Partnership Program, NC Community Foundation to host free grantseekers workshop on July 14th at Braswell Memorial Library in Rocky Mount, NC, the Johnston County Community Foundation announced $42,050 in local grant awards from its community grantmaking fund, and more

Jun 26, 2017

6.26.17 International Nonprofit News

The Honda Canada Foundation announced a $4 million charitable donation, Emmaus Bristol launched their new shop, Tijuallywood Productions will present Border Angels Binational Concert, and more.

Jun 26, 2017

6.26.17 US Nonprofit News

Ruby's Inn raised $700,000 for the Bryce Canyon National History Association, Doug Herbert was inducted as a “Legend of Thunder Valley," Help for Children will present the 10th annual New York Golf Day in July, and more.

Jun 26, 2017

6.26.17 NC Nonprofits News

The Leon Levine Foundation announced its support to Communities In Schools of Charlotte-Mecklenburg by offering a matching gift challenge grant, The North Carolina Community Foundation named Wilson Simmons as its chief financial officer, The first annual Nonprofit Games will take place on July 20th, and more.

Jun 19, 2017

5 Steps to Build Your Organization’s Civic Reach

To ease the transition and begin factoring civic reach into long-term planning, BDO's Lewis Sharpstone offers five steps organizations can use to understand their current civic reach and systematically build it for the future.

Jun 19, 2017

Formalizing Volunteer Programs

Volunteers are vital to the work of nonprofit organizations. But how do you formalize the volunteer process to retain the right volunteers? Dr. Luz Mairym López-Rodríguez offers a few insights.

Jun 19, 2017

Start Your Day by Tuning-In to these Podcasts

Podcasts provide an opportunity to plug into the world and better equip and enhance us across all areas of our lives. With over 250,000 podcasts to choose from, FleishmanHillard's Vanessa Donohue shares her top picks on where to start.

Jun 19, 2017

What is Advocacy?

Is there more to advocacy than legislative action? Dr. Marcela Sarmiento Mellinger explores several aspects of civic involvement.

Jun 19, 2017

6.19.17 US Nonprofit News

The Cadillac Area Community Foundation awarded $36,946 in scholarships to students and community members, Cycle Kids announced their partnership with Woom Bikes USA, The CCE Bake Off will take place on June 22nd, and more.

Jun 19, 2017

6.19.17 NC Nonprofit News

The Community Blood Center of the Carolinas awarded $5,000 in scholarship money to East Rutherford High School, Brian Brush was selected as the public artist for the Duke Energy Performing Arts Center Public Art Project, Family Care Center of Catawba Valley, Inc. is seeking teenagers or college students to help with landscaping during the summer months, and more.