Institute for Nonprofits

Nov 7, 2011

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.

May 11, 2010

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.

Apr 5, 2010

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.

Mar 2, 2010

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.

Jan 15, 2010

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.

Nov 10, 2008

Connecting critical for board and staff

To be more effective as organizations, nonprofits need better communication and understanding from and between board and staff.

Jun 18, 2008

Advocacy workshop set for June 24

Three North Carolina groups are offering a day-long workshop on nonprofit advocacy June 24 in Morrisville.