Points of Light

Jun 3, 2019

6.3.19 US News

News about grants, gifts The University of Chicago received a $100 million commitment from the Pritzker Foundation to support the new Pritzker School of Molecular Engineering The American Society of Interior Designers and Design Industries Foundation Fighting AIDS have created the […]

Aug 7, 2017

8.7.17 US Nonprofit News

News about grants, gifts Wipro Limited and First Book will donate five thousand books to students in the Mountain View and East Palo Alto area throughout August. Pamela Rothstein and the students at the Falmouth Jewish Congregation Beit Sefer (Religious School) raised […]

Jul 31, 2017

7.31.17 US Nonprofit News

SunTrust Foundation provides $150,000 grant to National Organization of Black Law Enforcement Executives, The Carter Center names eight U.S. recipients of the 2017-2018 Rosalynn Carter Fellowships for Mental Health Journalism, Catalysts of the Climate Economy National Innovation Summit to take place September 6th-9th, and more.

Jul 24, 2017

7.24.17 US Nonprofit News

The Pop Culture Collaborative awarded over $700,000 in initial grant awards to social justice and entertainment organizations, Code For America partnered with the State of California to make GetCalFresh.org available to residents across the state, RespectabilityUSA is recruiting for its 2017 Fall National Leadership Fellowship cohort, applications are open now, and more.

Jul 17, 2017

7.17.17 US Nonprofit News

Representatives from the H.N. and Frances C. Berger Foundation presented Desi Strong Foundation with a surprise $10,000 check, Robert S. Scalea joined the Collegium Holdings, Inc. Board of Directors, registration is now open for the Engineers Without Borders-USA Conference, and more.

Jun 5, 2017

6.5.17 US Nonprofit News

The Sam Simon Charitable Giving Foundation announced a $1 million grant to People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals, Dr. Tom Catena was awarded the Aurora Prize for Awakening Humanity, The Foundation for Child Development is now accepting application for the 2018 Young Scholars Program, and more.

Mar 13, 2017

3.13.17 US Nonprofit News

The USTA Foundation reached $25 million in the total amount it gave to grass-roots tennis and educational programs, the Fowling For Food fundraiser to benefit the Detroit Friendship House will take place April 28th, the Miracle Foundation launches its Mother's Day Campaign, and more.

Sep 26, 2016

9.26.16 NC Nonprofit News

Community leaders speak about the importance of community investment through United Way of Transylvania County, North Carolina Center for Nonprofits held the 2016 conference for North Carolina Nonprofits September 21-23, the North Carolina Award was presented to seven distinguished North Carolinians in Raleigh, and more.

Jul 18, 2016

7.18.16 US Nonprofit News

Staples and Boys & Girls Clubs of America are teaming up to help prevent summer learning loss for thousands of kids and teens, Schwab Charitable donated $1.2 billion in grants in 2016, Travels Foundation donated $1 million toward disaster response for Team Rubicon, and more

May 23, 2016

5.23.16 US Nonprofit News

WSF awards $194,250 in funding to 40 organizations , Chester County Fund for Women and Girls ' 2016 Girls Advisory Board is now open, Cecily Sommers to speak at PMDMC, NEA Chairman Jane Chu approves more than $82 million to fund local arts projects, and more.