3.14.16 US Nonprofit News
World of Children is accepting nomination for its World of Children Awards, Ed Basso named superintendent and executive director for Perkins School for the Blind, Barrow Neurological Foundation awarded $160,000 grant from the Joe Niekro Foundation, Detroit Friendship House hosts Fowling for Food fundraising, United Way of NYC celebrates women at 10th annual luncheon, and more.
Investment in fundraising urged
Individual fundraising by health-care providers has seen improved efficiency and effectiveness in raising cash gifts, and organizations are getting smarter about running their programs, a new report says.
Health-care giving patterns shift
Health-care donors haven’t stopped giving, but they appear to be changing how they contribute, a new report says.
Health group opposes tax changes
President Obama’s plan to limit tax-deduction rates could stymie health-care giving, says the Association for Healthcare Philanthropy.