Features

Apr 1, 2019

Building an Internet By and For Local Communities

While many assume most of the developed world enjoys high-speed connections at reasonably affordable prices, there remains a profound connectivity gap, even in the richest countries, like Canada and the United States. That digital divide is particularly pronounced in Indigenous communities. The Internet Society is working to change that.

Apr 1, 2019

Addressing Immediate and Long-Term Needs

By being able to address immediate needs and focus on long-term issues, Iraq and Afghanistan Veterans of America is able to support post 9/11 veterans, as well as those of previous and future conflicts.

Apr 1, 2019

Building Power: Advancing Gender Equity and Balance through 360 Degree Support

Win or lose, women should be encouraged to run for office and have the support to make it positive experience when they do so.

Apr 1, 2019

Serving Those Who Preserve Our Freedom

“Semper Fi” means “Always Faithful,” and for 15 inspiring years (and many more to come), that’s what the Semper Fi Fund has been to those they assist: faithful to their unique and specific needs in ways that improve their lives for the long term.

Apr 1, 2019

Mentoring Made the Methodology for Global Health Nonprofit

Based on repeated success around the world, Curamericas Global is scaling its programs using a proven methodology and focusing on prevention, health education, and establishing relationships with existing health facilities.

Mar 4, 2019

Moms Against Poverty Bring Nutrition and Stability to Underprivileged Children

Moms Against Poverty (MAP) began as a small group of caring individuals that has expanded into a nationwide network for child enrichment, along with a global orphan care program.

Mar 4, 2019

Gun Sense Advocates Showing Up on Ballot Boxes

Determined to keep American families safe from gun violence, volunteers from Moms Demand Action are becoming lawmakers and leaders.

Mar 4, 2019

Transforming a Community’s Trajectory Through STEM

Please enjoy this piece from the archives from January 2017. The Daniel Center for Math and Science aims to break the cycle of generational poverty by giving children the tools to become academically and personally successful.

Feb 4, 2019

Survivor Centered, Survivor Focused

We are focused on communities, on organizations, and on individuals. We’ve had the most success when we return to our northern star—working in service of our goal of survivor-centered service.

Feb 4, 2019

Design Thinking in the Nonprofit World

Nonprofits are, by their very nature, required to be creative in their efficiency and operational approaches. Design Thinking is a strong tool to enable this at little cost.