2.6.17 US Nonprofit News
The 31st Miami City Ballet Gala raises almost $1 million, Eden Autism hosts its 29th annual Eden Dreams Gala, Gifford Cat Shelter will host a Valentine's adoption event on February 11th, and more.
6.20.16 US Nonprofit News
Raya Elias-Petros promoted to Chief Development Officer for the PAMF, Audre Lorde Project holds vigil for victims of the Orlando shooting, the Pew Center for Arts & Heritage announces 53 grants in support of the arts in Philadelphia, Blue Shield of California Foundation gives an additional $14.5 million in second-quarter grants, and more.
Nonprofits looking for good corporate fit
Nonprofits that want corporate partners need to do their homework, find companies with missions aligned with their own, identify assets a company can use to help address social problems the nonprofit cares about, and show the impact it is making fixing those problems.
Giving back focus of giving circle, book
Valaida Fullwood helped organize an African-American giving circle in Charlotte, and now has written a book about traditions of giving and philanthropy in the African-American community.