Ep 38: What Happens Next Is Up To You
In a time that feels more partisan than ever, how do we bring people together? Maybe it's as simple as actually bringing people together to talk over a meal. That's the idea behind the "On the Table" initiative. Lilly Weinberg from the Knight Foundation talks with Kathryn Dennis from the Community Foundation of Central Georgia about how Macon, Georgia implemented "On the Table" in their community.
The Social Impact of Public Space: A Case for Measurement
Designed, operated and managed right—with investments that drive to beneficial outcomes for people—Reimagining the Civic Commons shows that our parks, libraries, trails and community centers can reflect the highest aspirations for our communities and democracy.
Meet. Share. Do.
A civic engagement initiative, born in Chicago, sparks a national movement.
9.3.18 US News
Code for America receives$2 million in new funding from the John S. and James L. Knight Foundation, the J. Paul Getty Museum appoints Keishia Gu as head of Education, the W.K. Kellogg Foundation releases a new online resource center on dental therapy, and more.
10.10.17 US Nonprofit News
The Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution to honor collector and philanthropist Sharon Percy Rockefeller, artist Glenn Ligon, and scholar Tomás Ybarra-Frausto at its annual benefit, National 4-H Council elects three new trustees, the Anthem Blue Cross Foundation to issue $55,000 in Triple Play grants to Boys & Girls Clubs of America to encourage healthy eating and physical activities for Club members, and more.
5.15.17 US Nonprofit News
The Morris Animal Foundation makes a $50,000 grant to support the Wildlife Conservation Society, Fidelity Charitable releases the Women and Giving study, Aroha Philanthropies launches Seeding Vitality Arts MN, and more.
1.30.17 US Nonprofit News
Rhode Island State Council on the Arts provides a $249,000 State Cultural Facilities Grant to Riverzedge Arts, the MdBio Foundation unveils its new Mobile eXploration Lab, the Chicago Urban League will host a youth employment hearing on January 30th, and more.
1.23.17 US Nonprofit News
The Mashantucket Pequot Tribal Nation raises over $140,000 to benefit United Way of Southeastern Connecticut, the Parkinson's Foundation selects John L. Lehr as chief executive officer, Northern New Jersey Community Foundation and Bergen Volunteer Medical Initiative will collect and provide dental products to underresourced residents in Bergen County, and more.
10.17.16 NC Nonprofit News
The AJ Fletcher Foundation approved grants to eight nonprofit organizations, totaling $915,000, the Kenan Fellows Program for Teacher Leadership received a $108,000 charitable grant from GSK, Piedmont Farm Animal Refuge will host its 2016 Day with the Turkeys on November 26th, in Pittsboro, and more
9.19.16 US Nonprofit News
Urban Resource Institute receives a $10,000 grant from the TD Charitable Foundation, applications to run the 2017 Boston Marathon with CYCLE Kids are now open, a Shareholder Advocacy Leadership Training workshop empowers the Standing Rock Sioux Tribe, and more.