12.4.17 US Nonprofit News
Chester County Fund for Women and Girls to accept applications for its Core Grants Program, the Brown Rudnick Charitable Foundation awards Community Grant to P396K, Lighthouse Guild hosts annual LightYears Gala, and more.
3.13.17 US Nonprofit News
The USTA Foundation reached $25 million in the total amount it gave to grass-roots tennis and educational programs, the Fowling For Food fundraiser to benefit the Detroit Friendship House will take place April 28th, the Miracle Foundation launches its Mother's Day Campaign, and more.
1.23.17 US Nonprofit News
The Mashantucket Pequot Tribal Nation raises over $140,000 to benefit United Way of Southeastern Connecticut, the Parkinson's Foundation selects John L. Lehr as chief executive officer, Northern New Jersey Community Foundation and Bergen Volunteer Medical Initiative will collect and provide dental products to underresourced residents in Bergen County, and more.
9.19.16 US Nonprofit News
Urban Resource Institute receives a $10,000 grant from the TD Charitable Foundation, applications to run the 2017 Boston Marathon with CYCLE Kids are now open, a Shareholder Advocacy Leadership Training workshop empowers the Standing Rock Sioux Tribe, and more.
7.11.16 US Nonprofit News
Lowe's donated $250,000 to American Red Cross Disaster Relief to help those affected by the recent flooding in West Virginia, National Association of Landscape Professionals joined together at Renewal & Remembrance to enhance and beautify Arlington National Cemetery, NGO Advisor ranked BRAC first in its annual list of Top 500 Non-Governmental Organizations in the world, and more
6.6.16 US Nonprofit News
Fonkoze Foundation will receive $100,000, Hyperbiotics has launched its $150,000 Dollar for Dollar Challenge Grant to help Bumi Sehat, Independent Sector Conference, “New Frontiers”, will take place in November, ART for ALS will raise money for ALS.net, Sing for Hope seeks to raise $25,000 for its public installation, Kris Putnam-Walkerly named one of America's Top 25 Philanthropy Speakers for 2016 by Philanthropy Media, Health Warrior and KaBOOM! began it's Movement For Good Tour, and more.
3.14.16 NC Nonprofit News
Raleigh Arts Commission is accepting nominations for the 2016 Medal of Arts awards, VAE puts out a call for art for its May exhibition, NC Philanthropy Conference will be held on August 18th, Camden County awarded $200,000 by the Golden LEAF Foundation, NC Center for Nonprofits and the Triangle Community Foundation will host a Nonprofit Town Hall in April, and more.
4.6.15 US Nonprofit News
Big Brothers Big Sisters of Orange County holds grand opening celebration at new headquarters, Hyundai donates $40,000 to Consumer Credit Counseling Services of Orange County, Artist Trust raises $500,000, Lady Gaga and Tony Bennett highlight exceptional nonprofits on Cheek to Cheek tour, and more
Global human rights philanthropy topped $1.2 billion in 2010
Data-driven research demonstrates that human rights grantmaking seeks long-term change and has a special focus on supporting the efforts and livelihood of marginalized populations.
Ford launches rural climate-change effort
The Ford Foundation will invest $85 million over the next five years to help rural and indigenous people better advocate for their local natural resources and combat climate change.