5.8.17 US Nonprofit News
The Smithsonian's Archives of American Art receives $575,000 grant from the Henry Luce Foundation, Blackbaud releases Sustainers in Focus Part 2: Proven Practices for Success report, Public Interest Registry and Nonprofit Tech for Good invite individuals who have donated to a nonprofit within the last 12 months to take the 2017 Global Trends in Giving Survey, and more.
Melinda Gates: Advocates must engage local communities in creating solutions to benefit developing countries
“Where ever I travel, I see young people on the ground, helping communities to gain the skills they need to become more secure,” Melinda Gates says. “It’s easy for students to connect globally with technology, but it’s very different when you’ve seen first-hand the problems in global health. If you’re anything like me, you cannot turn your back.”
12.19.12.: NC News Bits
Currituck-Dare Community Foundation receives grant for Sandy damages, Biogen Idec Foundation supports science education, Triangle Community Foundation names executive director, and more.