10.30.17 International Nonprofit News
Norwegian launches a new environmental initiative with the slogan "Plant for the Planet," the Honda Canada Foundation to donate $750,000 in support of the Matthews House capital campaign as it expands its services to families in South Simcoe, His Highness the Aga Khan receives the Champion for Global Change award at the United Nations Foundation's Global Leadership Dinner in New York City, and more.
9.18.17 US Nonprofit News
Executive Director Nicole Rom presents Climate Generation’s work at the Climate Education & Opportunities Collective Impact Summit, Fidelity Charitable collaborates with the Center for Disaster Philanthropy to provide lists of organizations providing relief services for Hurricanes Irma and Harvey for grant recommendations, the Jewish Communal Fund approves grants totaling $1.35 million to local Jewish charities in the New York area, and more.
9.11.17 US Nonprofit News
Audre Lorde Project hosts their 19th annual Chillin N' Grillin' BBQ, Painters and Allied Trades for Children’s Hope Foundation to donate up to $10,000 to support the National Alliance on Mental Illness' Ending the Silence program, Pasadena Latino Coalition names Roberta Martinez their new Chair, and more.
Make the Most of #GivingTuesday All Year Long
#GivingTuesday can serve as much more than a day to simply collect donations. For organizations participating in #GivingTuesday, its impact and potential benefits stretch far beyond just one day.
#GivingTuesday Joins Black Friday and Cyber Monday among Holiday Shopping Days
A movement to create a national day of giving on November 27, 2012, the Tuesday after Thanksgiving, called #GivingTuesday, will be the first of its kind. Coinciding with the kickoff of the holiday shopping season, #GivingTuesday will harness the power of social media to create a national moment around the holidays dedicated to giving, similar to how Black Friday and Cyber Monday have become days that are synonymous with holiday shopping.
Partnership focuses on mobile health
The alliance of three foundations aims to capitalize on the prevalence of mobile phones in the developing world to improve health care.