Sandra Cyr

Sep 17, 2018

9.17.18 US News

The John A. Hartford Foundation awards four new grants totaling nearly $7 million, The Global Down Syndrome Foundation’s 10th Anniversary of the Be Beautiful Be Yourself Fashion Show will take place October 20th, Charity Navigator launches Hot Topic for Hurricane Florence, and more.

Sep 17, 2018

9.17.18 NC News

The SECU Foundation teams up with EducationNC, Community Blood Center of the Carolinas partners with Carowinds, ShiftNC teaches "Affirming LGBTQ Youth 101", and more.

Sep 10, 2018

Board Fundraising

Nonprofits with board members who are aware, equipped, and engaged will help keep funds flowing, and support sustainability of the organization.

Sep 10, 2018

Hunger Action Month 2018

No matter where you live, lack of food is detrimental to your community’s progress. But there are ways to help!

Sep 10, 2018

9.10.18 US News

GRAMMY Museum Mississippi receives $22,550 grant from the Mississippi Delta National Heritage Area, Upswell announces six finalists for the 2018 NGen Leadership Award, 4-H launches ‘Inspire Kids to DO’ campaign, and more.

Sep 10, 2018

9.10.18 NC News

The Housing Opportunity Foundation awards $64,999.70 to 15 area local nonprofits and eight area Habitat for Humanity agencies, United Way of Central Carolinas selects Laura Clark as new President and Chief Executive Officer, NC Rural Center to host Zero Barriers Policy Roundtables in seven towns, and more.

Sep 3, 2018

A Culture of Working With…

Words matter at Urban Ministries and words keep reshaping the roles our volunteers play in how we offer our programs, how the programs work, and the outcomes we pursue.

Sep 3, 2018

Lending a Helping Hand

Regardless of one’s faith, ethnicity, or background, it is universal humanitarian values which have brought many to action in order to help those around the world affected by conflict or disaster.

Sep 3, 2018

The Messy, Beautiful Work of Social Enterprise for Nonprofits

By design, nonprofit organizations have a different purpose than our for-profit friends. By incorporating social enterprise into their work, New Moms has been able to to bring job training and real-life skills to participants in their programs, stretching their investments of time, money and human resources just a little bit farther.

Sep 3, 2018

A Call to Action for Human Service Advocates: If You Want a Different Result, Tell a Different Story

Research tells us that if we want to improve the policy and funding landscape, we have to improve the public’s understanding of what human services are, why people need to access services, and how society benefits from our sector’s vital work.