Foundation Center

Oct 10, 2019

Ep 40: There Has to be Trust

With over 1.5 million nonprofits America, it's not surprising that many of them do similar work. There has been a push within the nonprofit sector for more collaboration and partnership, but what about taking that a step further? GuideStar's Holly Ivel and Foundation Center's Gabe Cohen talk about the merge between their two organizations into one nonprofit called Candid. They discuss the ups and downs of merging and what that process has looked like to them.

Feb 11, 2019

2.11.19 US News

Guidestar and the Foundation Center merge to form Candid, Airstream matches donations up to $25,000 given to the National Forest Foundation to support Campsite Cleanup Campaign, Central Scholarship's first Executive Director, Margie Black Warres, dies at age 100, Young People's Chorus of New York City hosts Annual Gala Benefit Concert and Dinner in March, and more.

May 28, 2018

5.28.18 US Nonprofit News

The Boeing Company pledged $1.5 million to The National WWII Museum, New Orleans Wine & Food Experience hosted Sunday Brunch Around the World, Prosperity Now’s 2018 Prosperity Summit will be in September, and more.

Sep 25, 2017

9.25.17 US Nonprofit News

enCourage Kids Foundation hosts its ninth annual Camp Pontiac weekend getaway, Discovery’s Animal Planet and Veterans Empowered to Protect African Wildlife team up for “Blood Ivory,” documentary, Tufts University receives an $8 million gift from the McDonnell Family Foundation, and more.

Jul 24, 2017

7.24.17 US Nonprofit News

The Pop Culture Collaborative awarded over $700,000 in initial grant awards to social justice and entertainment organizations, Code For America partnered with the State of California to make GetCalFresh.org available to residents across the state, RespectabilityUSA is recruiting for its 2017 Fall National Leadership Fellowship cohort, applications are open now, and more.

Jun 26, 2017

June – NC Grant News Roundup

The Community Blood Center of the Carolinas awarded $5,000 in scholarship money to East Rutherford High School this year through its High School Partnership Program, NC Community Foundation to host free grantseekers workshop on July 14th at Braswell Memorial Library in Rocky Mount, NC, the Johnston County Community Foundation announced $42,050 in local grant awards from its community grantmaking fund, and more

Apr 10, 2017

4.10.17 US Nonprofit News

News about grants, gifts PwC Charitable Foundation, Inc. will grant $1.2 million to the Student Veterans of America to help fund a research initiative aimed at helping service members with decision making and $1 million to Team Rubicon Global to support […]

Feb 13, 2017

2.13.17 US Nonprofit News

Emancipet launches national program to build the capacity of the animal welfare profession, the Roddenberry Foundation names inaugural winners of The Roddenberry Prize, The Vera Institute of Justice launches Task Force on Ending Girls’ Incarceration in New York City, and more.

Jan 3, 2017

Youth Grantmakers: Shaping the Future of Leadership and Philanthropy

Engaging youth in nonprofit work infuses their unique energy into the process, invites fresh perspectives on crucial issues, and empowers future leaders with the tools they need to remain active changemakers throughout their lives.

Aug 29, 2016

Turning a Public Good Into a Publicly Accessible Good: A Case Study in Knowledge Sharing

By understanding their knowledge, experience, and data as a public good, organizations can create a legacy of open access so that the sector as a whole - and those we serve - can benefit.