Stories From Jul 2019

Jul 29, 2019

Transitions of Trailblazers (Part 3): Looking Back to Move Forward

The third in a multi-part series on the issues nonprofits face in transitioning leadership, Barbara Rady Kazan and Lynn S. Price discuss the emotions of leadership transitions and passing the torch.

Jul 29, 2019

The Social Impact of Public Space: A Case for Measurement

Designed, operated and managed right—with investments that drive to beneficial outcomes for people—Reimagining the Civic Commons shows that our parks, libraries, trails and community centers can reflect the highest aspirations for our communities and democracy.

Jul 29, 2019

5 Questions to Answer Before You Call a Consultant

Before you pick up the phone – or send off that email – Nonprofit.ist's Heather Yandow shares five questions to ask yourself in order to make sure you are prepared to have a fruitful conversation with a potential consultant.

Jul 29, 2019

7.29.19 International News

TE Connectivity Foundation awards $1.3 million in grant funds, Latanya Mapp Frett joins Global Fund for Women as new president and CEO, BRAC releases 2018 annual report, and more.

Jul 29, 2019

The Recipe for an Exceptional Board Member

If you could create the perfect board member, what would that description include? Jeb Banner of Boardable discusses the qualities and characteristics nonprofits should expect of their board members.

Jul 29, 2019

7.29.19 US News

ASPCA builds new center in Brooklyn, Oishei Foundation launches new website, Fluxx releases "State of Giving Report 2019," and more.

Jul 29, 2019

7.29.19 NC News

Durham's Emerging Artist Grant Program seeks applicants, Art Alliance Greensboro hosts Bowl-a-Thon, CenterFest seeks volunteers, and more.

Jul 22, 2019

7.22.19 US News

Ploughshares Fund awards nuclear issue grants, Emily J. Stewart joins Community Catalyst's board of directors, National Sports Collector Convention raises funds for Ronald McDonald House Charities, and more.

Jul 22, 2019

7.22.19 NC News

John William Pope Foundation seeks grant applicants, Women's Center of Wake County opens community garden, Closing the Hunger Gap conference comes to Raleigh, and more.

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.