Stories From May 2017

May 29, 2017

5.29.17 International Nonprofit News

Air Canada Foundation donates $50,000 to the Canadian Red Cross, African Parks successfully translocates eighteen Eastern black rhinoceroses to Rwanda, the John D. Gerhart Center will host its Sixth Annual Conference on Philanthropy and Civic Engagement at The American University in Cairo, and more.

May 29, 2017

5.29.17 US Nonprofit News

The H&M Foundation donates $20.5 million to three new Global Programs, National Charity League, Inc. launches its new brand campaign “We Are,” the Ellen MacArthur Foundation in partnership with leading global innovation firm NineSigma, launches the Circular Materials Challenge, and more.

May 29, 2017

5.29.17 NC Nonprofit News

The Duke Energy Foundation awards $15,000 to The Hill Center of Durham, Project SEARCH Wake holds its first graduation for nine interns, the East Durham Children's Initiative seeks volunteers to serve lunch at its community Summer Lunch program, and more.

May 29, 2017

May 2017 – NC Grant News Roundup

The NC Grant News Roundup is part of a new initiative for Philanthropy Journal. Each month we will publish a curated list of grant specific news for North Carolina.

May 22, 2017

5 People You Should Follow on Social Media Right Now

FleishmanHillard's Matt See rounds up five social media rock stars to add to your short list that will improve your long game.

May 22, 2017

10 Steps to Planning A Successful Fundraising Event

Planning an event fundraiser that is memorable and fun for supporters and profitable for your organization takes a lot of hard work. With a little planning and coordination, you can help your organization reach its goals of engaging supporters and raising much needed funds.

May 22, 2017

5.22.17 US Nonprofit News

WBUR’s 2017 Gala raised approximately $750,000 to support independent news and programming, Miranda Lambert will host the MuttNation March on June 8th to help spread awareness for shelter dog adoption, Comfort Cases has been chosen as the May Charity of the Month by Sticky Fingers, and more.

May 22, 2017

5.22.17 NC Nonprofit News

Local Women Build volunteers and Lowe’s Heroes employees were among those who joined Asheville Area Habitat for Humanity to help build affordable housing on May 12th, The Kenan Fellows Program for Teacher Leadership in partnership with IBM is sponsoring two Wake County Public School System educators as 2017–18 Kenan Fellows, Love Is Bald will present the 3rd annual Susan S. Allen Memorial Golf Tournament on June 10 benefiting the Me Fine Foundation, and more.

May 15, 2017

5.15.17 US Nonprofit News

The Morris Animal Foundation makes a $50,000 grant to support the Wildlife Conservation Society, Fidelity Charitable releases the Women and Giving study, Aroha Philanthropies launches Seeding Vitality Arts MN, and more.

May 15, 2017

5.15.17 NC Nonprofit News

The Carolinas Credit Union Foundation donates $20,000 to the Disaster Relief Fund at North Carolina Community Foundation, United Way of Henderson County hosts annual Days of Caring, AFP Triad Chapter is accepting nominations for the 2017 National Philanthropy Day Awards, and more.