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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.

Aug 5, 2019

8.5.19 US News

The John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation awards $600,000 to WORLD Channel, The Wallace Foundation selects Bronwyn Bevan as The Foundation’s new Director of Research, Good Grief’s 9th Annual Gala to take place October 16th, and more.

Jul 15, 2019

7.15.19 NC News

Orange County Arts program seeks grant applicants, Leukemia & Lymphoma Society names "national man & woman of the year," registration opens for Alzheimer's Association - Western Carolina Chapter conference, and more.

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.

Aug 3, 2015

8.3.15 US Nonprofit News

Robin Hood Foundation awards $250,000 grant to Services for the UnderServed, Grantmakers for Effective Organizations and Philanthropy Southwest to host The Collaboration Conference, Forbes announces $1 million global social impact Change-the-World Social Entrepreneurs Competition, and more.

Jul 1, 2013

Nonprofits: Master ‘medium data’ before tackling Big Data

Philanthropy will always be emotional and personal, but recent research shows that the right information systems can help direct billions of dollars to proven high-performers — and away from organizations unable or unwilling to prove their effectiveness.

Dec 6, 2010

Slide in fundraising slows

Compared to last year, the decline in fundraising revenue spurred by the recession is slowing but still has not rebounded to pre-recession levels, a new study says.

Aug 23, 2010

Economy still pounding nonprofits

Contributions in the first five months of 2010 fell at 40 percent of charities, grew at 30 percent and were flat at 28 percent, a new survey says.

Jul 30, 2009

Nonprofits continue to struggle

Demand continues to increase, contributions continue to fall, and almost one in 10 nonprofits say they are in danger of folding, a new survey says.

Apr 9, 2009

More nonprofits report drop in giving

The percentage of nonprofits reporting lower contributions grew to 52 percent in the five months through February from 34 percent for the nine months through last September.