Features

Oct 2, 2017

Falling Forward: Overcoming the Barrier of Therapy Caps

Falling Forward Foundation was crafted to address the specific need around therapy caps limits for health insurance. In the process, the organization gives funding and hope to victims of catastrophic injuries.

Oct 2, 2017

Navigating Complexity, Building Trust

Working with a commodity such as health information data requires a lot of trust. By building trust within their community, Missouri Health Connection has become a national leader in the Health Information Exchange space.

Oct 2, 2017

Keep Your Objective in Mind: North Carolina Foundation for Nursing

Running a foundation of an association can be a tricky needle to thread. How do you leverage the support of a parent organization while existing separately? The North Carolina Foundation for Nursing finds the solution can be simple: stay true to what you do.

Oct 2, 2017

A Recipe for a New Foundation

The Foundation for a Healthy High Point is a new ingredient to a well-established community. As a new organization, it quickly became apparent that there was no standard “recipe” to follow as the Foundation initiated its work, which has immense potential. 

Oct 2, 2017

Bridging the Gap: How Nonprofits are Using Mobile to Connect People and Resources

Today, technology-based solutions can help to bridge the gap between those in need and the resources at hand, providing access to areas without adequate services.

Oct 2, 2017

Doing More with Less: Maximizing Health Outcomes with Limited Funding

Please enjoy this feature from our archives published August 2015. For healthcare, the one-size-fits-all model simply does not work, as patients have many needs that must be addressed through collaboration among different specialists. Offering quality healthcare services to all, regardless of ability to pay, drives Visiting Nurse Services of Newport and Bristol Counties of Rhode Island’s commitment to healthcare access, programming, and funding.

Sep 5, 2017

Flock Together: The Waterbird Society

The Waterbird Society seeks to be inclusive and encouraging while forwarding common goals around the knowledge and conservation of the birds that live on or near water. The organization exemplifies these characteristics in all of their programs and publications.

Sep 5, 2017

New Approaches: Island Dogs

Through Founder and Executive Director Katie Block travels, she realized the compassion for animals that existed in the mainland United States did not exist everywhere. Through compassion, education, and permeant and preventative change, Island Dogs has prevented over 200,000+ unwanted litters of puppies and kittens throughout Puerto Rico.

Sep 5, 2017

Doing What Needs to be Done

In doing what needs to be done, challenges may occur. The North American Butterfly Association will not give up and will not stop fighting to conserve butterfly life.

Sep 5, 2017

Using Entrepreneurial Philanthropy to Save Elephants

Securing individual donations is always difficult to sustain and people feel overwhelmed, not knowing which organizations to choose. Elephant Cooperation develops business partnerships that could generate funding to support NGOs in line with their organizational goals.