Philanthropy Journal

Nov 28, 2018

A Path From Addiction

Donald Pilgreen and Michael Hopkins of Third Street Education Center discuss the struggles of sustained recovery and the redemption they found through serving others.

Nov 21, 2018

Ep 13: Leading by Listening

Long time friends and colleagues Robert Bush and Michael Marsicano reflect on their careers and the importance of coalition-building to community leadership.

Nov 14, 2018

Ep 12: Telling Your Story

Sarah Battersby of Triangle Community Foundation and NC State's Roderick Brown discuss challenges, expectations and rewards from different sides of the college scholarship journey.

Nov 7, 2018

Ep 11: On The Table

In this special episode, we share conversations from the recent On The Table event in Charlotte, NC, where participants from different backgrounds came together to discuss the legacy and impact of segregation in their communities.

Oct 31, 2018

Ep 10: Rethinking Efficiency

Researchers Jason Coupet and Jessica Berrett discuss their recent paper "Does the Overhead Ratio Measure Efficiency?" and the complex dynamics between academic research and nonprofit practice. To read a translation of their research, visit https://...

Oct 24, 2018

Ep 9: Co-Conspirator/ Life Partner

Longtime friends Nicole Stewart and Heather Yandow reflect on building their collaborative mission and cultivating women in leadership.

Oct 17, 2018

Ep 8: Naming Chairs

Development Directors Caleb Baker and Greg Lowenhagen talk about the evolving blend of outreach and relationship building that goes into creating a sustainable fundraising strategy

Oct 10, 2018

Ep 7: Speaking the Language

Professor Amanda Stewart discusses nonprofit research with Shalina Omar, a graduate student in Linguistics who has recently translated some of Dr. Stewart's academic writing for a nonprofit practitioner audience.

Oct 3, 2018

Ep 6: Life After Directorship

Current and former Executive Directors Ryan Fehrman and Stan Holt discuss the challenges of executing a nonprofit's mission and the unpredictable career paths directors must navigate after stepping down.

Sep 26, 2018

Ep 5: Volunteers Make the House a Home

Executive Director Mona Johnson-Gibson and longtime volunteer Marguerite Rupar discuss establishing and running the Ronald McDonald House of Charlotte, and the role volunteers have played in its survival and success.