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.
Inspiring Public Support for Turtles
The Karen Beasley Sea Turtle Rescue and Rehabilitation Center rallies public support for the turtle in its local community. The organization thrives based upon the care and tireless work of its founding family.
Connecting With Your Audience
For all nonprofits, it’s important that you can connect with and expand your audience. With excellent communication skills between audiences, the Dolphin Communication Project hopes to inspire others to become passionate about dolphins and how they can help to preserve their lives.
9.5.17 US Nonprofit News
Southeastern Grocers partners with the American Red Cross’ Disaster Relief to raise funds for those impacted by the flooding in Houston, The United States Tennis Association Foundation raises over $1.1 million at their 17th annual Opening Night Gala, The Home Depot Foundation commits $1 million to support Hurricane Harvey disaster relief efforts in Texas and Louisiana, and more.
9.5.17 NC Nonprofit News
Triangle Family Services to host their annual Wake Up! with TFS on September 14th, the Community Foundation of Western North Carolina elects two new board members to serve three-year terms, the Howard R. Levine Foundation to give $500,000 over five years to Communities In Schools of Charlotte-Mecklenburg, and more.
How to Do It All and Survive: Lessons on Saving Cats and a Community
SAFE Haven works every day towards its goal of ending cat homelessness. No matter what your organization strives to make better in this world and as overwhelming as it may seem, it is possible to do it all!
Why Systemic Reform Should Matter to Donors
System reform should matter to donors. The results may not be seen immediately, but that makes the efforts even more necessary.
Community Foundations and their Role in Philanthropy
Community foundations lead the way by getting things done. Foundation For The Carolinas' President and CEO Michael Marsicano explains how.
When Cultivating Positive Relationships, Don’t Forget Your Auditor
Auditing is always a stressful time for nonprofit employees and board members, but if you strive for an open, communicative relationship with your CPA, you just might find a lasting ally dedicated to ensuring your organization’s mission is achieved.
Reduced Performance Triggers Turnover for Nonprofit Executives
The nonprofit sector has been critiqued as not holding its executives accountable, even when they are underperforming. But a new study out of NC State University finds nonprofit organizations that have declining expenditures – an indication of reduced operations – are more likely to seek new leadership.