Stories From 2019

Jul 15, 2019

7.15.19 US News

Nineteen orchestras receive grants from League of American Orchestras, J. Paul Getty Trust hires new director, Initiative for a Competitive Inner City releases report, and more.

Jul 15, 2019

7.15.19 NC News

Orange County Arts program seeks grant applicants, Leukemia & Lymphoma Society names "national man & woman of the year," registration opens for Alzheimer's Association - Western Carolina Chapter conference, and more.

Jul 15, 2019

Volunteer Perspective – Industry Insights 2019: Results and Impact on the Nonprofit Sector

Special to the Philanthropy Journal By Katie Zwetzig, Executive Director of Sterling Volunteers The building blocks of a great volunteer program begin with an in-depth understanding of your volunteers. What inspires them to action? What keeps them coming back? And […]

Jul 15, 2019

Capacity Building (Part 2): Three Activities Your Organization Needs

The second in a multi-part series on the issues nonprofits face in building capacity, Peter Gamache, PhD and Jackie Griffin discuss a few activities to help build your organization's capacity.

Jul 15, 2019

Revealing the “Invisible” 98% of Private Foundations

Foundation Source latest annual report on private foundation clients with assets of less than $50 million provides reliable insight into these smaller players. Page Snow shares some of the report’s major findings.

Jul 15, 2019

4 Ways Grantmakers Can Streamline Reporting

Expenditure Responsibility creates a feedback loop that makes relationships to international organizations stronger, more transparent, and more rewarding. CAF America offers some tips to help you strengthen your reporting process, build relationships with your grantees, and increase your impact.

Jul 15, 2019

Most Common Mistakes Associations Make with their Website

To ensure that your association website is not only beautiful, but also member-focused, MembershipWorks' Amy Hufford shares common mistakes to keep in mind.

Jul 8, 2019

7.8.19 US News

The Boston Foundation distributes My Summer in the City grants, American Heart Association raises funds at Hamptons Heart Ball, NonprofitReady launches free certificate program, and more.

Jul 8, 2019

7.8.19 NC News

North Carolina Community Foundation, in partnership with the North Carolina Local News Lab, awards more than $300,000 in grants, Wendy Poteat joins Say Yes Guilford as President and CEO, Duke University’s Office of Durham and Community Affairs now accepting applications for the Community Care Fund grant program, and more.

Jul 1, 2019

Transitions of Trailblazers (Part 2): From Inception to Separation

The second in a multi-part series on the issues nonprofits face in transitioning leadership, Barbara Rady Kazan and Lynn S. Price discuss the reasons and emotions behind leaders' transitions out of their organizations.