5.21.18 NC Nonprofit News
The Golden LEAF Foundation awarded nearly $11 million to Vidant Health Foundation, Executive Service Corps of the Triangle hosted Fundraising 101, The High Point Baseball Club invites you to participate in the Name the Team Contest, and more.
2.26.18 NC Nonprofit News
Durham Independent Dance Artists present Ginger Wagg & Wild Actions, Activate Good hosts Good Together, Triangle Community Foundation is accepting grant proposals and more.
2.19.18 NC Nonprofit News
The NCTech4Good Conference is now accepting proposals, The UNCSA receives an estate gift of $3 million, Executive Service Corps of the Triangle names Anne Saffer as Executive Director, and more.
1.8.18 NC Nonprofit News
The Will & Deni McIntyre Foundation receives grant to fund David Holt's State of Music, the ME Fine Foundation expands to Wake Med, the Executive Service Corps of the Triangle offers Foundation Grant Writing 101, and more.
10.16.17 NC Nonprofit News
YWCA Greensboro to hold its Fall Bazaar on November 11th, featuring face painting, a bouncy house, food trucks, and Passion to Purse participants and vendors selling local and handmade goods, the North Carolina Community Foundation receives a renewal of National Standards for U.S. Community Foundations for the third time, the Golden LEAF Foundation awards 19 grants totaling more than $12 million, and more.
10.2.17 NC Nonprofit News
Carolinas HealthCare System receives a $2 million charitable commitment from the Jeff Gordon Children’s Foundation, Marbles Kids Museum hosts its 10th Birthday Media Preview Party, arts and cultural organizations in all 100 North Carolina counties to celebrate the 50th anniversary of the North Carolina Arts Council in October, and more.
7.24.17 NC Nonprofit News
Asheville Area Habitat for Humanity has completed nearly 200 Home Repair projects since 2010, The North Carolina Housing Coalition was awarded over $1.1M to support homelessness prevention efforts, Spaces are available for a free Board Leadership Boot Camp in Fall 2017 presented by the Blue Cross and Blue Shield of NC Foundation, Executive Service Corps of the Triangle, the Triangle Community Foundation and Youth Forward, and more.
11.14.16 NC Nonprofit News
Dorcas Ministries delivered two truckloads of supplies to Lumberton, NC on October 28th, to assist with hurricane recovery efforts. Amazon will donate 0.5% of eligible purchases on Amazon Smile to Family Care Center of Catawba Valley, Inc. to help homeless families with dependent children during the holiday season, and more.
7.18.16 NC Nonprofit News
The MIX 101.5/WRAL-TV BackPack Buddies MediaThon raised more than $200,000 and 10,000 pounds of for Inter-Faith Food Shuttle, Lisa LaBarbera-Mascote will join NCSU Office for Institutional Equity and Diversity as Director of the Women's Center, Activate Good will hold a Summer Social and Open House, and more
Pushing the Limits: The Value of Using Executive Volunteer Consultants
I’m often asked by nonprofit leaders whether I believe executive volunteers are the best way for a nonprofit to pursue consulting help and problem solving. It is an important question: do volunteer consultants offer the same level or perhaps a higher level of expertise than for-profit consultants? What are the pros and cons? And where is the value?