6.26.17 International Nonprofit News
The Honda Canada Foundation announced a $4 million charitable donation, Emmaus Bristol launched their new shop, Tijuallywood Productions will present Border Angels Binational Concert, and more.
12.5.16 US Nonprofit News
The William and Flora Hewlett Foundation marked the organization’s 50th anniversary by establishing the Open Rivers Fund, Habitat for Humanity launches Habitat Humanitarians, applications are open for the BUILD Health Challenge, and more.
Leveraging Market-Based Approaches
Profit-making enterprises can help nonprofits generate revenue that covers program costs and keep focused on their mission.
Using Regional Approaches to Solve Social Problems: Taking a Page from the Private Sector Playbook
For organizations whose missions require reaching vulnerable populations and with donors increasingly focused on value for money, the challenges of working in small countries can be daunting. Taking a page from the private sector playbook, DKT has developed a regional platform to address the challenges.
Non-profit Beacons: Why Shining Light On Results Can Be Illuminating
As nonprofits continue to look for effective ways to communicate their goals and mission to donors and philanthropists, Chris Purdy of DKT International suggests why shining light on impact can be helpful.
3.28.16 International Nonprofit News
EVPA welcomes Dr. Martin Vogelsang, Resource Alliance prepares for free virtual conference in May, Medical Teams International awarded a 12-month grant, DKT Brazil works to prevent the Zika virus from spreading, Southern Cone Grasslands Alliance recognized for conservation efforts, WomenStrong International brings together five nations supporting women, and more.
2.29.16 International Nonprofit News
BirdLife International receives a £320,000 gift from Birdfair 2015, Pershing Square Foundation makes £3.7 million grant to the University of Oxford’s 1+1 MBA program, DKT Nigeria launches family planning program, and more.
In Doing Good, Use Your Head and Your Heart
The key to donating with kindness and intelligence is to identify the causes that you want to support, watch for transparency and entrepreneurship, and to find organizations that have demonstrated results. When you pay attention to these factors, your charitable gift not only comes from the heart, but from the head.
11.30.15 International Nonprofit News
BRAC Founder and Chairperson Sir Fazle Hasan Abed accepted the 2015 World Food Prize, Central European University names Open Society Archives after donors, Elecrama gears up for its 2016 annual conference in India, groups meet for a public discussion for Geneva Peace Week, and more.
10.26.15 International Nonprofit News
Norwegian Air’s passengers have donated more than $200,000 to UNICEF, Landesa helps 53 women in Kalahandi receive land titles to their own land, Takaful Fifth Annual Conference will be held at Abu Dhabi University November 4th and 5th, and more.