Stories From Apr 2018

Apr 9, 2018

Are News Releases a Thing of the Past?

Properly executed news releases have the ability over time to create a long-lasting, good impression on the media and to position you as a trustworthy and expert source for your cause.  When strategically used as a part of a larger marketing effort, news releases may be the most important tool in your toolbox.   

Apr 9, 2018

Youth Service to Boost Your Mission for Years to Come

Youth volunteers are not just a resource now; they’re literally the future of our missions, and arguably one of the most long-term and cyclical factors impacting the effectiveness of our causes. We need to implement inclusive ways to engage youth of all ages in service.

Apr 9, 2018

4.9.18 US Nonprofit News

Chris Tucker joins The Prostate Cancer Foundation's National Minority Health Month initiative, Code for America receives the 2018 Skoll Award for Social Entrepreneurship, The John A. Hartford Foundation awards three new grants and more.

Apr 9, 2018

4.9.18 NC Nonprofit News

SECU Family House holds its 10th Anniversary Golf Tournament, Duke University receives $15 million from the A. James & Alice B. Clark Foundation, Piedmont Farm Animal Refuge holds free community mural workshops and more

Apr 2, 2018

Knowing Your Soil: Local Cafes Leverage a National Network to Tackle Hunger

One World, Everybody Eats (OWEE) is an example of knowledge sharing and empowerment among a network of similar nonprofit organizations. Community cafes start with a well-tested framework and supportive network of established cafes in order to create a unique version of the OWEE model in their community.

Apr 2, 2018

Champions for Changing a Challenging Conversation

The Cornell Alliance for Science is a global initiative that seeks to positively change the international conversation around agricultural biotechnology and put science at the forefront of policies affecting its use.

Apr 2, 2018

A Fresh Way to Fresh Food

Sometimes, all you need is an altruistic calling and a non-conformist attitude to accomplish impressive things in the nonprofit world.

Apr 2, 2018

Get Mad, Make Change

While nonprofits are often relegated to "playing nice", Farm to Fork Meat Riot believes that if you're going to be a catalyst, you have to be willing to start a riot.

Apr 2, 2018

Investing in Healthy School Meals

As the state’s oldest and largest volunteer organization advocating for children, the health and wellness of children has always been one of the North Carolina PTA's most important priorities.

Apr 2, 2018

4.2.18 US Nonprofit News

St. Joseph’s Foundation honors SRP, SCI-Arc holds MAIN EVENT 14, The Otto Bremer Trust awards grants totaling $7,456,601, and more.