7.1.19 NC News
The Winston-Salem Foundation awards grant to Winston-Salem Urban League, Zach's Toy Chest organizes "Christmas in July" toy drive, UNC-TV partners with Blue Cross Blue Shield of North Carolina, and more.
Empowering Data Governance: How to Get the Most out of Your Data
Data-informed decisions and change in organizational culture may seem like lofty goals, but they’re realistic ones. Those goals are within reach if data management procedures and processes are in place to keep an organization’s data clean, complete and accessible.
Capacity Building (Part 1): Why It’s Critical for Your Nonprofit’s Success
The first in a multi-part series on the issues nonprofits face in building capacity, Peter Gamache, PhD and Jackie Griffin discuss the reasons, definitions, and processes behind capacity building.
How to Skyrocket Donations This Summer
Reaching donation goals is always top of mind for nonprofits, but it’s no secret that achieving these goals can be stressful. Here are a few tips on how to overcome these challenges and reach your donation goals this summer.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Transitions of Trailblazers (Part 1)
The first in a multi-part series on the issues nonprofits face in transitioning leadership, Barbara Rady Kazan and Lynn S. Price discuss the formation of a research study on how nonprofit leaders think about their legacies.
Re-imagining a Historical Legacy
The Give Me a Chance Learning Center, a program of the Daughters of Charity Foundation, seeks to serve the needs of the whole family. Like the settlement houses of a century ago, Give Me A Chance is a space where people from different backgrounds build community, learning and growing into whatever they desire to be.