9.26.13 U.S. Nonprofit News
Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation launches $94 million Global Health Investment Fund, Carnegie Medals of Philanthropy recognizes world’s top givers, Hyundai Hope on Wheels gives $10 million in grants to fight childhood cancer, Canada joins Giving Tuesday, and more.
New service makes it easier to provide direct aid to international charities
NGOsource recently launched a new service that makes it easier for donors and grantmakers to provide international aid. While such philanthropy used to be fraught with risk, there now is increased assurance that funds directed thousands of miles away will be managed by a foreign non-government organization (NGO) that meets the rigorous standards imposed on tax-exempt organizations in the U.S.
Website aims to expand patronage of artists…
Website aims to expand patronage of artists; Gates Foundation aims to connect traditional and charter schools; and more.