Using Data to Boost Capacity and Impact for Youth
This is an exciting time for our work. EMCF recently announced an update to its limited life strategy and reaffirmed its commitment to finding a path for PropelNext’s to live on beyond the life of the Foundation. We believe that PropelNext has the potential to become a vehicle for other foundations and philanthropists who are dedicated to fostering and supporting the next generation of nonprofit leaders. In many ways, we’re just getting started.
1.22.18 US Nonprofit News
The William and Flora Hewlett Foundation is accepting applications for its Hewlett 50 Arts Commissions, The Arthritis Foundation chooses DonorDrive, Atlantis Charter School receives an $80,000 gift and more.
12.5.16 US Nonprofit News
The William and Flora Hewlett Foundation marked the organization’s 50th anniversary by establishing the Open Rivers Fund, Habitat for Humanity launches Habitat Humanitarians, applications are open for the BUILD Health Challenge, and more.
Climate-change funding grows
Foundation grants in the field totaled more than $850 million in 2008, more than double the amount invested by U.S. funders in 2000.
Information flow vital to strategic philanthropy
Nonprofits should focus on communicating their impact and effectiveness to ensure donor dollars go where they are needed most, says a study.
Politics seen to affect research funding
Public universities in states with representatives on appropriations committees of the U.S. House get more biological-research funding than other universities, a new study says.