Philanthropy Journal

Jun 19, 2017

5 Steps to Build Your Organization’s Civic Reach

To ease the transition and begin factoring civic reach into long-term planning, BDO's Lewis Sharpstone offers five steps organizations can use to understand their current civic reach and systematically build it for the future.

Jun 19, 2017

Formalizing Volunteer Programs

Volunteers are vital to the work of nonprofit organizations. But how do you formalize the volunteer process to retain the right volunteers? Dr. Luz Mairym López-Rodríguez offers a few insights.

Jun 19, 2017

Start Your Day by Tuning-In to these Podcasts

Podcasts provide an opportunity to plug into the world and better equip and enhance us across all areas of our lives. With over 250,000 podcasts to choose from, FleishmanHillard's Vanessa Donohue shares her top picks on where to start.

Jun 19, 2017

What is Advocacy?

Is there more to advocacy than legislative action? Dr. Marcela Sarmiento Mellinger explores several aspects of civic involvement.

Jun 19, 2017

6.19.17 US Nonprofit News

The Cadillac Area Community Foundation awarded $36,946 in scholarships to students and community members, Cycle Kids announced their partnership with Woom Bikes USA, The CCE Bake Off will take place on June 22nd, and more.

Jun 19, 2017

6.19.17 NC Nonprofit News

The Community Blood Center of the Carolinas awarded $5,000 in scholarship money to East Rutherford High School, Brian Brush was selected as the public artist for the Duke Energy Performing Arts Center Public Art Project, Family Care Center of Catawba Valley, Inc. is seeking teenagers or college students to help with landscaping during the summer months, and more.

Jun 12, 2017

6.12.17 US Nonprofit News

Hoffmitz Milken Center for Typography at ArtCenter received a $2 million gift, Developmental Disabilities was selected as a 2017-2018 National Association of Special Education Teachers School of Excellence, Hayward Public Library will host a free Digital Storytelling Workshop June 16th-17th, and more.

Jun 12, 2017

6.12.17 NC Nonprofit News

The North Carolina Development Initiative received $750,000 from the Golden Leaf Foundation, Two four-person teams are racing across America in 3,000 Miles to a Cure, United Way of Greensboro is hosting the Shoebox Project, and more.

Jun 5, 2017

True, Personal Stories About Science

The Story Collider is an interdisciplinary undertaking between science communication and the arts whose willingness to embrace creative tension allows them to succeed.

Jun 5, 2017

How Theater Resources Unlimited Bridges the Gap Between Art and Business

Theater Resources Unlimited promotes cooperation and support in the theater community by connecting organizations, individual producers, self-producing artists and other theater professionals. The organization has found that success relies upon an ability to creatively address needs while maintaining logical and responsible business practices.