Education

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

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. 

Jul 3, 2017

An Integrated Approach to Social Change

The Omega Institute was born out of the belief that if you if you work on yourself, if you become a kinder, more compassionate person, the world will become a better place. Now in its 40th year, almost 1 million people have participated in Omega’s workshops, conferences and retreats that are designed to inspire personal and social change.

Jul 3, 2017

LEADing the Way for a New Model of Sustainability

By becoming leaner in its operations, more selective and engaged in its recruiting practices, more strategic in fundraising and development strategies, and more intentional in research and development, Shaw University’s renaissance has been nothing less than transformational.

Jul 3, 2017

Using New Media to Educate on Traditional Practices

BimBam, sometimes referred to as the "Schoolhouse Rock for Jews," has embraced new media to reach its target audience. Learn about how the organization finds inventive ways to educate on traditional Judaic practices.

Jul 3, 2017

Showing Up: A Community Who Cares

While Read and Feed provides meals and tutoring to Kindergarten and elementary school children, it is so much more than a literacy program.

Jul 3, 2017

Digital Storytelling: Elevating Youth as Agents of Change

Through the use of local technology and media arts, Footage Foundation supports young people so that their experiences are communicated, their voices are amplified, and their solutions are acted upon to inspire sustainable transformation.

Jul 3, 2017

Maureen Joy Charter School: Finding Success Through a Community of Support

Maureen Joy Charter School in Durham is one of the oldest charter schools in North Carolina. The organization has sustained due to the collaborative work of its teachers, staff, board, families and, of course, the hard work of their students.