Habitat chief urges commitment, flexibility
In uncertain times, Habitat for Humanity affiliates must be true to their calling, look for opportunity in crisis, and be open to change, Habitat International CEO Jonathan Reckford told Habitat leaders at a training session at N.C. State University.
Universities heed call for professional development
At a time when nonprofits are challenged by growing demand and shrinking resources, universities are beefing up their efforts to provide nonprofit professionals with the skills they need to succeed.
Theory and practice: Bridging the academy-practitioner gap
In this new feature, PJ and the Institute for Nonprofits at N.C. State University periodically will find, interpret and condense some of the best academic research into practical, accessible and consumable knowledge.
Woman makes volunteerism life’s work
Five years ago, at age 22, Amber Smith started a nonprofit that aims to make volunteering part of the fabric of American culture.
Philanthropy Journal joins Institute for Nonprofits
The move, supported by a multi-year gift from the A.J. Fletcher Foundation, will strengthen the services the Journal and the Institute can provide to the nonprofit sector.
Connecting critical for board and staff
To be more effective as organizations, nonprofits need better communication and understanding from and between board and staff.
Advocacy workshop set for June 24
Three North Carolina groups are offering a day-long workshop on nonprofit advocacy June 24 in Morrisville.