Stories From Apr 2017

Apr 24, 2017

The Importance of Developing an Evaluative Mindset in Foundations (Part I)

An evaluative mindset, which is regularly engaging in evaluative thinking, is necessary for meaningful evaluation and that it is an important part of the suite of leadership skills.

Apr 24, 2017

4.24.17 International Nonprofit News

Choki is now accepting applicants for its new European Volunteer Program for summer 2017, APOPO opens program in Colombia supporting Campaña Colombiana Contra Minas, His Highness the Aga Khan, Chairman of the Aga Khan Development Network and spiritual leader of the Ismaili Muslim community contributes more than $25 million to help establish the University of Alberta Botanic Garden, and more.

Apr 24, 2017

Great Boss, Good Boss, Bad Boss? Managing Up Is All About You

Everyone is managing up, including the leaders throughout every level of your organization, so consider what you can do to help them—and what information they need along the way.

Apr 24, 2017

4.24.17 US Nonprofit News

Grace Place for Children and Families in Golden Gate City, FL receives $20,000 gift from Publix Super Markets, Miracle Foundation raises funds to provide clean water, nutritious food, healthcare and a quality education for motherless children, Walmart launches “Fight Hunger. Spark Change.” campaign, and more.

Apr 24, 2017

4.24.17 NC Nonprofit News

United Way of Henderson County seeks volunteers throughout the community for their annual Day of Caring on May 13th, The Center for Craft Creativity and Design names recipients of the 2017 Windgate Fellowship for art, Asheville Area Habitat for Humanity celebrates the start of the final three houses in its "Shiloh: Let’s Build!" campaign, and more.

Apr 17, 2017

4.17.17 US Nonprofit News

Team Rubicon Global receives a $1 million multi-year grant from the PwC Charitable Foundation, the Foundation for Child Development awards its 2017 Young Scholars Award, Amalfi Estates is launching the 10% Giving Pledge Challenge, and more.

Apr 17, 2017

4.17.17 NC Nonprofit News

The Winston-Salem Foundation granted 19 nonprofit organizations over $515,000 in Community Grants in March, Durham Rescue Mission held a community dinner on April 14th to feed over 1,000 community members in need, Conservation Trust for North Carolina is holding a screening of "Climate Stories NC" at the Rialto Theatre in Raleigh on April 19th, and more

Apr 10, 2017

Nonprofits See Increasing Need to Borrow

Borrowing is always a difficult decision, and becomes even more complex when endowments enter into the equation.

Apr 10, 2017

Effective Help in a Humanitarian Crisis

There are many exceptional charities that are making an impact in serious humanitarian crises. By supporting the charities that are truly effective on the ground you can make a meaningful contribution in the relief of extreme suffering.

Apr 10, 2017

4.10.17 US Nonprofit News

News about grants, gifts PwC Charitable Foundation, Inc. will grant $1.2 million to the Student Veterans of America to help fund a research initiative aimed at helping service members with decision […]