Stories From Jun 2019

Jun 10, 2019

6.10.19 US News

Independence Seaport Museum receives William Penn Foundation grant, J. Paul Getty Trust board of trustees elects David L. Lee as chair of the board, ThirdSuite launches free virtual book club, and more.

Jun 10, 2019

6.10.19 NC News

North Carolina Community Foundation distributes Hurricane Florence recovery grants, new officers join the Orange County Arts Commission advisory board, North Carolina Council on Developmental Disabilities seeks leadership award nominees, and more.

Jun 5, 2019

It’s All Worth It

Triangle Residential Options for Substance Abusers, Inc. (TROSA) is a nonprofit residential recovery center that helps men and women with substance use disorders rebuild their lives. TROSA is unique in that it also provides ways to advance one's educat...

Jun 3, 2019

Honoring a Life Well-Lived

When the face of the average person changes, so too must our memorialization practices. That’s what the Funeral Service Foundation has learned in over 70 years of service, that in order to honor a life well lived, funeral service professionals must reflect who it is they serve.

Jun 3, 2019

Saving Money to Achieve Your Mission

PowerOptions offers the best energy supply arrangements available in the market today. It’s a reciprocal arrangement—the greater the number of their members, the larger PowerOptions’ leverage in the market, which allows nonprofits to direct resources toward their own important missions.

Jun 3, 2019

Lessons Learned: Directing the Future of Giving

Companies want their employees to find impactful purpose in their lives, and even to extend the company’s core values and philanthropic strategy in their communities. Wells Fargo's Mike Rizer shares three lessons Wells Fargo has learned about how to navigate the evolving landscape.

Jun 3, 2019

Managing Dedication

The Guardians of the National Cemetery coordinate their volunteers not only based on organization needs; they consider what skills and desires brings their volunteers to the cause.

Jun 3, 2019

6.3.19 US News

News about grants, gifts The University of Chicago received a $100 million commitment from the Pritzker Foundation to support the new Pritzker School of Molecular Engineering The American Society of Interior Designers and Design Industries Foundation Fighting AIDS have created the […]

Jun 3, 2019

Tax Benefits of Creating a Private Foundation

In addition to the many philanthropic reasons a donor might have for establishing a private foundation, there are also short-term and long-term tax benefits to consider. Foundation Source's Jeffrey D. Haskell shares four main tax benefits of giving to a private foundation.

Jun 3, 2019

6.3.19 NC News

The American Heart Association’s 2019 Winston-Salem Heart Ball raises $218,000 for heart disease and stroke research and prevention education, the Women’s Center of Wake County launches their “The Power of Art” workshop, the Susan G. Komen North Carolina Triangle to the Coast will host Understanding Stage IV: A Luncheon on Metastatic Breast Cancer, and more.