Stories From 2019

Aug 12, 2019

8.12.19 NC News

BB&T Charitable Fund awards Old Salem $250,000 multi-year, unrestricted grant, The Collider moves to a volunteer-led collaborative network, Burning Coal Theatre tocelebrate Oakwood Cemetery turning 150 years old this Fall, and more.

Aug 12, 2019

Capacity Building (Part 3): Three Important Ways to Ensure Fundraising Is Tied to Programming

The third in a multi-part series on the issues nonprofits face in building capacity, Peter Gamache, PhD and Jackie Griffin discuss ways to make sure the fundraising and programming sides of your organization are integrated and tuned into each other.

Aug 12, 2019

Making Nonprofit Revenue More Predictable

While it may not be possible to perfectly predict your financial health five or more years ahead, following a few simple rules will help maximize your mission success and longevity.

Aug 5, 2019

Aspiring to Be Our Better Selves

Once you know what your intention is, you can chart your course. By understanding who and how they are as an organization, Omega is charting a clear course for their next 40 years.

Aug 5, 2019

The Symbiotic Donor Relationship

Long-term relationships with donors cannot be a one-way street. Each party must feel like they are benefiting if it is to be successful. For over 50 years, Husson University and Bangor Savings Bank have been assisting in each other’s growth and the economic growth of their community.

Aug 5, 2019

Performance Culture is Profitable for Nonprofits

There’s not much romance in a profit-and-loss statement, but there is deep satisfaction when a nonprofit’s worthy mission is spelled out in clear and measurable metrics.

Aug 5, 2019

8.5.19 US News

The John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation awards $600,000 to WORLD Channel, The Wallace Foundation selects Bronwyn Bevan as The Foundation’s new Director of Research, Good Grief’s 9th Annual Gala to take place October 16th, and more.

Aug 5, 2019

Providing Financial Literacy Education

Common Wealth Charlotte believes that establishing pathways to financial stability and empowerment is critical to our community’s efforts to address its economic mobility challenges. 

Aug 5, 2019

8.5.19 NC News

WinstonNet receives $50,000 grant from the BB&T Charitable Fund, Salem College' sNora Doyle, Ph.D,is awarded the Mary Kelley Prize, New Garden Friends School to host In The Garden, and more.

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.