Stories From May 2019

May 29, 2019

Big Results in Little Washington

Inner Banks STEM Center's Alvin Powell and Jessica Williams discuss the role STEM education opportunities play in the sustainability of rural communities.

May 27, 2019

5.27.19 International News

The Pierre Lassonde Family Foundation makes a $1 million donation to the Toronto Biennial of Arts, Loune Viaud of Haiti's Partners In Health addresses the United Nations Security Council, The Academic Body will show at the American Academy in Rome from May 23rd to July 13th, and more.

May 27, 2019

5.27.19 US News

Barlow Respiratory Hospital raises nearly $350,000 for the campaign to ReBuild Barlow, the Center for Effective Community Impact opens in DC, the Community Chest's Professional Development Workshop Series will hold its last workshop 'Board Members as Ambassadors', and more.

May 27, 2019

5.27.19 NC News

Reynolds American awards United Way of Forsyth County $20,000, Todd Desgrosseillers joins the board of directors for Camp Corral, applications are now open for Leadership North Carolina Class XXVII, and more.

May 22, 2019

Ep 28: Special Episode: Live from the Z. Smith Reynolds Renew & Refresh Retreat

This week's episode is live from the Z. Smith Reynolds Foundation's Renew & Refresh Retreat. Since 1990, the Z. Smith Reynolds Foundation has honored North Carolina's nonprofit leaders for their dedicated service and commitment to the sector by awardin...

May 20, 2019

Why Should Strangers Care About Your Cause?

The benefits of giving time or money to support a charitable campaign are always evident to its organisers; convincing someone outside of the effort can be a little more difficult.

May 20, 2019

Best Practices for Nonprofit Directors

Good governance will always be the key to the organization’s success and sustainability. Northern Trust's Marguerite H. Griffin offers best practices to help nonprofit directors fulfill their responsibilities and be effective leaders of their organizations.

May 20, 2019

5.20.19 US News

The U.S. World War I Centennial Commission receives a $1 million contribution from the National Football League, Developmental Disabilities Institute partners with students of Vic D’Amore’s American Studio of Performing Arts to produce Dancing for Autism, Big Plans: Picturing Social Reform will open at the Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum this June, and more.

May 20, 2019

5.20.19 NC News

The SECU Foundation provides grant to the NC Symphony, the Ada Jenkins Center receives Apparo’s 2019 Mission Possible: The Economic Opportunity Award, Tosco Music to host FABFEST, and more.

May 15, 2019

Ep 27: Betting on North Carolina Farmers

Blake Butler, Executive Director, NC Industrial Hemp Association, and Malcolm Anderson, co-founder of Green Heffa Farms, NC’s first black-owned social equity hemp farm, sit down to discuss the impact on plant can have on individuals, communities, and o...