Philanthropy Journal

Oct 16, 2017

10.16.17 US Nonprofit News

Macquarie Investment Management raises more than $113,000 at its annual Macquarie Investment Management Charity Golf Classic to support Girls Inc. of Greater Philadelphia and Southern New Jersey, the Global Down Syndrome Foundation to host its 9th annual Be Beautiful Be Yourself Fashion Show on November 11th in Denver, Colorado, Philadelphia City Rowing receives a $7,000 grant from the Fund for Children of The Philadelphia Foundation to support its mentoring and goal-setting programs, and more.

Oct 16, 2017

10.16.17 NC Nonprofit News

YWCA Greensboro to hold its Fall Bazaar on November 11th, featuring face painting, a bouncy house, food trucks, and Passion to Purse participants and vendors selling local and handmade goods, the North Carolina Community Foundation receives a renewal of National Standards for U.S. Community Foundations for the third time, the Golden LEAF Foundation awards 19 grants totaling more than $12 million, and more.

Oct 11, 2017

Opportunities to Grow

As a first-year undergraduate student, I was given the opportunity to apply for a work-study job. I searched through NC State’s list of work-study job openings, feeling overwhelmed and unqualified […]

Oct 11, 2017

An Invaluable Experience

With less than a semester left (I know, I’m freaking out too!) until I complete the Masters of Public Administration program at NC State University, it has become clear what […]

Oct 11, 2017

A Story For and About Communities

At NC State, I wear many hats in addition to being the Graduate Editor of Philanthropy Journal: English Composition teacher, doctoral student in digital media, community member, graduate student advocate, […]

Oct 10, 2017

10.10.17 US Nonprofit News

The Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution to honor collector and philanthropist Sharon Percy Rockefeller, artist Glenn Ligon, and scholar Tomás Ybarra-Frausto at its annual benefit, National 4-H Council elects three new trustees, the Anthem Blue Cross Foundation to issue $55,000 in Triple Play grants to Boys & Girls Clubs of America to encourage healthy eating and physical activities for Club members, and more.

Oct 10, 2017

10.10.17 NC Nonprofit News

HandsOn Northwest North Carolina celebrates the success of the work done during its Ten Years, Ten Projects, Ten Partners series of collaborative service projects with a 10th Anniversary Celebration on October 5th, the Rockingham County Community Foundation awards $4,730 in local grant awards from its community grantmaking fund to organizations including Mount Jubilee Ministries, Rockingham County Tennis Association, and Rockingham Pregnancy Care Center, StepUp Ministry to hold a Kickoff Party for its Share the Pie event on October 18th in Raleigh, and more.

Oct 9, 2017

Seven Steps to Carpe Diem on #GivingTuesday

With #GivingTuesday just around the corner, savvy nonprofits are already laying the groundwork for their campaigns to maximum success. BDO's Laurie De Armond offers 7 steps to make the most of #GivingTuesday.

Oct 9, 2017

Filling the Expertise Gap: The Next Step in Community Engagement

Community engagement is valuable for nonprofits interested in improving effectiveness and reducing paternalism.

Oct 9, 2017

Ever Consider Applying for Funding from Family Foundations?

Nonprofits have an opportunity to look beyond the largest foundations and focus their attentions on the largely untapped reservoir of family foundations.