Stories From Apr 2019

Apr 29, 2019

4.29.19 International News

Aga Khan Music Awards laureates receive $500,000, BirdLife International launches the Global Platform for Sustainable Natural Rubber, Doctors Without Borders/Médecins Sans Frontières respond to flood-affected parts of Mozambique following Cyclone Idai, and more.

Apr 29, 2019

4.29.19 US News

Artivate receives funding through a Cultural Excellence Grant from Wells Fargo, Barrow Neurological Foundation appoints three new members to its Board of Trustees, Yu-Ai Kai will host "Dancing in the Streets: Bringing Obon Odori to America" on May 11th, and more

Apr 29, 2019

4.29.19 NC News

Duke University receives a $4 million grant from the Duke Endowment to hire new faculty with global perspectives and expertise, Orange County Arts Commission and Triangle ArtWorks host Alex Lehmann for his “Shoebox Accounting” program, The Barnabas Network will host Chair Affair 2019, and more.

Apr 24, 2019

Ep 24: Somewhere in the Grey

Digital storyteller Amarachi Anakaraonye and public health professional Lydia Moges discuss the ups and downs of nonprofit work, a life spent somewhere in the grey area.

Apr 22, 2019

Corporate Social Responsibility: More than the “right thing to do”

Being intentional in marketing strategies goes beyond using people with disabilities in just visual marketing; it also includes understanding their needs. Marketing is a great place for companies to begin their strategy for tapping into this market, but it is just the tip of the iceberg when it comes to corporate social responsibility.

Apr 22, 2019

4.22.19 US News

The Salk Institute's Harnessing Plants Initiative receives more than $35 million through The Audacious Project, Dr. Pamela Davis presents at the 2019 FabLearn Conference in NYC, AFP-Florida to host the Planet Philanthropy conference in St. Augustine, and more.

Apr 22, 2019

4.22.19 NC News

Foundation For The Carolinas awards more than $1.5 million in their second round of Hurricane Florence Response Fund grants, Dan Gerlach to step down as President of the Golden LEAF Foundation, registration opens for the 2019 Bringing it Home: Ending Homelessness conference, and more.

Apr 15, 2019

4.15.19 US News

Intel Foundation awards $1.25 million in grants through the She Will Connect initiative, San Diego Zoo Global will be featured in an all-new series from Animal Planet, the Peter G. Peterson Foundation and the Ford Foundation launch US 2050, and more.

Apr 15, 2019

4.15.19 NC News

The Winston-Salem Foundation awards four Community Grants totaling $66,100, MDC launches the new Passing Gear Philanthropy Institute, Durham Rescue Mission to host their Annual Easter Community Dinner and Easter Basket Give-away, and more.

Apr 8, 2019

Lost on Your Organization’s Digital Strategy? You’re Not Alone

The ever evolving world of advocacy and organizing has more recently been pushed into hyper-speed by the digital revolution. By taking smart, strategic steps to fill in knowledge gaps, empower their teams and kickstart digital programs, organizations are primed to reach their highest potential and see their outcomes in numbers.