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Nov 13, 2017

11.13.17 US Nonprofit News

A Walk on Water hosts its sixth bi-coastal event of the 2017 season, Communities Foundation of Texas launches CFT for Business, eleven cities across the U.S. to receive close to a million dollars for sustainability efforts, and more.

Nov 13, 2017

11.13.17 NC Nonprofit News

Sections of the AIDS Memorial Quilt will be on view from November 16th-19th at the Greensboro History Museum, more than 50 regional potters participated in the Potters of the Piedmont Pottery Festival on November 11th, the Golden LEAF Foundation awards $1.5 million to the the town of Oak Island, and more.

Nov 6, 2017

Meeting Your Population Where They Are: North Carolina Harm Reduction Coalition

The North Carolina Harm Reduction Coalition (NCHRC) intends to help those affected by drug use in their current state. The organization utilizes, and advocates for, realistic and non-judgmental outreach to help those in need to make changes in their life. This includes hiring staff that are former clients of NCHRC, who are able to relate to the problems of those they are hoping to serve.

Nov 6, 2017

Death is Taboo, but Good Grief is Normalizing it for Kids

Ninety percent of children will experience the loss of someone they know before the age of 20. Yet in 2017, we still fall short in talking openly about death in ways that are meaningful to children. Good Grief’s mission is attempting to change the culture around death and provide children with the resources they need.

Nov 6, 2017

Healing Transitions: Lighting the Way to Recovery

Sometimes the best person to help recover from a difficult situation is someone who has been in that place before. Healing Transitions in Raleigh uses peer-based counseling and creates a supportive community to those who need help recovering from the dark place created by addiction.

Nov 6, 2017

11.6.17 US Nonprofit News

The City of Miami grants $130,000 to The Motivational Edge, the Hereditary Disease Foundation to present the 2017 Leslie Gehry Brenner Prize for Innovation in Science at its 50th Anniversary Symposium and Gala, the Tiger Woods Foundation and Discovery Education host Career Connections: Transforming Passion into Purpose at Facebook, and more.

Nov 6, 2017

11.6.17 NC Nonprofit News

ShaLeigh Dance Works to unveil its second evening-length work, I Promise, December 15th-17th, the Emily K Center holds its first Family Night of the year for its students with support from JP Morgan Chase & Co. and volunteers from IBM, friends of the Food Bank of Central & Eastern North Carolina to match donations up to $56,000, and more.

Oct 30, 2017

10.30.17 International Nonprofit News

Norwegian launches a new environmental initiative with the slogan "Plant for the Planet," the Honda Canada Foundation to donate $750,000 in support of the Matthews House capital campaign as it expands its services to families in South Simcoe, His Highness the Aga Khan receives the Champion for Global Change award at the United Nations Foundation's Global Leadership Dinner in New York City, and more.

Oct 30, 2017

10.30.17 US Nonprofit News

The Barr Foundation welcomes Sue Tierney and Lee Pelton as members of the Foundation’s Board of Trustees, applications are open through January 31st for KidsGardening's newest grant opportunity, Budding Botanist, General Motors to contribute $5 million to the Henry Ford Museum of American Innovation to help launch innovative experiences through new exhibitions and programs, and more.

Oct 30, 2017

10.30.17 NC Nonprofit News

Thanksgiving week, known as flotilla week in Wrightsville Beach, will highlight the 34th annual North Carolina Holiday Flotilla, featuring a massive 20-minute Zambelli Fireworks display and the 13th annual Airlie Gardens’ Enchanted Airlie, ArtsGreensboro hosts artist talks at GreenHill on October 25th with Two Artists | One Space artists Renzo Ortega and Antoine Williams, the North Carolina Humanities Council awards $120,000 in grants to NC cultural organizations, including $20,000 to North Carolina State University's "The Virtual Martin Luther King Project," and more.