10.30.17 US Nonprofit News
The Barr Foundation welcomes Sue Tierney and Lee Pelton as members of the Foundation’s Board of Trustees, applications are open through January 31st for KidsGardening's newest grant opportunity, Budding Botanist, General Motors to contribute $5 million to the Henry Ford Museum of American Innovation to help launch innovative experiences through new exhibitions and programs, and more.
11.7.16 US Nonprofit News
Legal Services of the Hudson Valley held a Pro Bono celebration on October 26th as part of National Pro Bono week and honored eight attorneys and one paralegal for their assistance to clients filing for bankruptcy. The CDC Foundation received a $1 million donation from Pfizer and the Pfizer Foundation to support efforts of Zika response, and more.
8.1.16 US Nonprofit News
Wells Fargo Foundation donates $25,000 to the Community Foundation of Greater Flint, Archangel Ancient Tree Archive to clone California’s giant sequoias, The UnitedHealthcare Children’s Foundation raises $2.2 million to help families pay for child medical expenses, and more.
2.29.16 US Nonprofit News
Feeding America launches a nationwide employee volunteer program, Code for America will host a CodeAcross in March, the Doris Duke Foundation appoints two program directors, Northwest Area Foundation welcomes two new members to their Board of Directors, Nathan Cummings Foundation grants Ignite Institute over $80k, FIRST launches a new initiative and more.
A Bridge Leading Somewhere
Bridge funding grants—with their varying characteristics and purposes—are an opportunity for funder and grantee to deepen a relationship and work towards a common goal.