6.11.18 US Nonprofit News
Habitat for Humanity of Collin County received a grant award, The Academy Museum of Motion Pictures announced Brendan Connell, Jr. as its new Chief Operating Officer, Alliance for Justice’s Justice First! Luncheon will be on June 18th, and more.
5.29.17 US Nonprofit News
The H&M Foundation donates $20.5 million to three new Global Programs, National Charity League, Inc. launches its new brand campaign “We Are,” the Ellen MacArthur Foundation in partnership with leading global innovation firm NineSigma, launches the Circular Materials Challenge, and more.
4.17.17 US Nonprofit News
Team Rubicon Global receives a $1 million multi-year grant from the PwC Charitable Foundation, the Foundation for Child Development awards its 2017 Young Scholars Award, Amalfi Estates is launching the 10% Giving Pledge Challenge, and more.
8.3.15 US Nonprofit News
Robin Hood Foundation awards $250,000 grant to Services for the UnderServed, Grantmakers for Effective Organizations and Philanthropy Southwest to host The Collaboration Conference, Forbes announces $1 million global social impact Change-the-World Social Entrepreneurs Competition, and more.
7.13.15 US Nonprofit News
Mary Kay's Suits for Shelters is collecting women's professional attire to benefit organizations supporting domestic violence survivors, the Esperanza Azteca youth orchestra plays to a standing ovation at the Aspen Institute Ideas Festival, the Daniels Fund donates $1 million to National Jewish Health palliative care services, and more.
7.6.15 US Nonprofit News
The Navient Foundation awards grant to Luzerne County Head Start, the Desmond Tutu Peace Foundation appoints new Executive Director, Catholic Charities USA’s Annual Gathering to take place in September, and more.
Linda Crompton leaving BoardSource
Five years after she became president and CEO of BoardSource, a national 501(c)(3) that provides consulting and training on nonprofit board governance, Linda C. Crompton has announced her resignation, effective Jan. 15.
Nonprofit Governance Index 2012 Suggests Some Positive Trends and Continued Concerns
Nonprofits appear to be bouncing back, according to BoardSource’s Nonprofit Governance Index 2012. Compared to what was happening in 2010, nonprofits are launching more new programs and initiatives. Fewer nonprofits are cutting or freezing salaries.
Free governance guide published
The online guide created by Independent Sector and BoardSource aims to help nonprofits and foundations improve their governance practices.
Funders should invest in leadership, report says
Grantmakers say supporting good governance by nonprofit boards can further mission, boost effectiveness and minimize risks, report says.