Ep 42: From the Ground Up
How do we build cities that allow nature to improve our social, economic, and physical well-being? LaTresse Snead is the Director of The Nature Conservancy's Building Healthy Cities Program and Wm. Jahmal Miller is the Vice President of the Office of Diversity, Equity, Inclusion, and Belonging at Common Spirit Health. These two childhood friends reconnect and discuss the connections between nature, health equity, and social justice.
Collaborative Philanthropy Magnifies the Impact of Marine Giving
The Tiffany & Co. Foundation and The Moore Charitable Foundation work together worldwide to support the establishment of marine protected areas through an international funders’ collaborative called Oceans 5.
8.14.17 US Nonprofit News
The Hollywood Foreign Press Association presented more than $2.8 million dollars in donations at its annual Grants Banquet, Katherine Kinane and Kathleen Weinstein were named to the executive committee of the Women & Girls Fund of the Northwest Connecticut Community Foundation, Nominations are open for DMN's 40 Under 40 awards, and more.
The Relevance of Diversity
Paying attention to difference matters in terms of outcomes. By understanding the relevance of diversity within every situation, The Nature Conservancy hopes to be able to further diversity, equity and inclusion in their workforce, conservation work and partnerships.
11.21.16 NC Nonprofit News
High Point University received a $10 million anonymous gift that will support a new undergraduate sciences school and building, Durham Arts Council presented the Durham Art Walk Holiday Market from November 19th-20th, The 25th Annual Triad Health Project Winter Walk for AIDS and Ron Johnson 5K Run will be held on December 4th, and more
8.10.15 US Nonprofit News
The Valspar Foundation donates $20,000 to the Carnegie Science Center in Pittsburgh to support STEM education and career development programs for students, The Western Center on Law and Poverty has compiled the Western Center Sources Reference Guide, Partnership With Native Americans has launched a 100-day supply drive for Native Americans living on remote and isolated reservations, and more.