Stories From Jul 2018

Jul 30, 2018

Doing it Right: Key Tips for Not-for-Profit Ownership Transitions

In order for a not-for-profit organization to achieve minimal interruption to its ongoing mission upon retirement of a founder or senior executive, a proactive and engaged board of directors is required.

Jul 30, 2018

Corporate Giving and Shared-Value Philanthropy

First National Bank of Omaha's Alec Gorynski explores the concept of shared-value philanthropy: how corporations can align their giving in a manner that achieves social benefits in tandem with business objectives, and how nonprofits can tailor their fundraising efforts when working with the private sector.

Jul 30, 2018

7.30.18 International News

A hundred rural Haitian children will be learning about teamwork and leadership through a week long soccer program led in part by UAlbany's Center for International Development, Apopo celebrated Global Giving’s Rewards Bonus Day, The 35th Annual Yu-Ai Kai Memorial Golf Tournament will take place on August 27th, and more.

Jul 30, 2018

7.30.18 US News

The United Methodist Retirement Communities Foundation received a $2.5 million grant, The Campaign for Grade-Level Reading took place July 24th- 27th, The Tour de Gem will take place on September 2nd, and more.

Jul 30, 2018

7.30.18 NC News

Moore Women-A Giving Circle is currently accepting grant applications, Durham Arts Council opened two new exhibits, Craft After Dark will take place on August 9th, and more.

Jul 23, 2018

7.23.18 US News

The Cancer Support Community partners with Rocky Mountain Cancer Centers, Green Structure Homes of Alabama donates new building materials, Baseball for All offers player fee scholarships, and more.

Jul 23, 2018

7.23.18 NC News

Kimberly-Clark Corporation raises money for United Way of Henderson County, Marbles Kids Museum opens new Play Annex, Foundation For The Carolinas receives a $30 million contribution, and more.

Jul 16, 2018

Placemaking Through the Performing Arts: A New England Example

Placemaking is a place where “strategic links,” partnerships and creativity come together through performing arts. It’s often a catalyst that opens hearts, minds and doors to social change.

Jul 16, 2018

7.16.18 US News

The National Sports Collectors Convention teamed up with The Ronald McDonald House of Cleveland on July 9th, The Head Of The Charles Regatta announced the launch of its new website, PEDIGREE Foundation Pawty: BBQ, Boots, & Bling will be held on October 11th, and more.

Jul 16, 2018

How Nonprofits Can Incorporate Entrepreneurship into Their Work

Being an entrepreneur or intrapreneur isn’t just about using commercial marketing techniques. It’s about creating a culture where people can take risks, learn from their mistakes, and respond quickly to changes in the marketplace.