2.27.17 US Nonprofit News
WHRO Public Media receives a $3 million gift from Hampton Roads leader Jane Batten, Maternity Care Coalition honors the W.K Kellogg Foundation with the Spirit of Motherhood Award, Bonnaroo Works Fund is accepting grant applications until April 8th, and more.
10.3.16 US Nonprofit News
Legal Services of the Hudson Valley was awarded a two-year, $225,000 grant from The Dyson Foundation. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Foundation has named Monique Saunders Patrick as chief operating officer, 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.
The History of Global Charitable Giving: Why We Need to Remember
The National Philanthropic Trust reveals the history of philanthropy and how it is more global, more broadly defined, and has more impact than we can imagine.
Recovery seen for donor-advised funds
After sustaining big hits in the wake of the recession, donor-advised funds in the U.S. saw a rebound in 2010, but have yet to regain their peak asset and contribution levels, a new report says.
Donor-advised funds see declines
Donor-advised funds in 2009 posted declines for the second straight year in the value of their assets, in contributions they received, and in grants they made, a new report says.
Grants from donor-advised funds grow
While assets in donor-advised funds took a hit last year, contributions to the funds and grants paid out both grew, a new study says.
Broken economy holds fundraising promise
The worst of times for the economy may be the best of times for nonprofits to focus on their fundraising.
Bequests best in down economy
For fundraisers trying to promote planned giving in a down economy, the tried-and-true bequest is the best option, says Eileen Heisman, CEO of the National Philanthropic Trust.
Donor-advised funds grow
In 2007, these vehicles for charitable giving held about $27.7 billion in assets and took in a total of $8 billion in donations, a new study says.