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    MASSACHUSETTS TO RECEIVE $61 MILLION FOR LOCAL AMERICORPS PROGRAMS

    Apr 21, 2019

    Massachusetts will receive $61 million in federal funding to support local AmeriCorps programs. Members of the state’s congressional delegation announced the grants this week, which were awarded to 26 organizations based in Massachusetts and will support more than 6,600 AmeriCorps members...

    WBUR
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    https://www.wbur.org/news/2019/04/21/massachusetts-americorps-programs-grant3315

    $100,000 GRANT HELPS GREATER BERGEN COMMUNITY ACTION DRIVE FINANCIAL EMPOWERMENT

    Apr 21, 2019

    Increasing credit scores, managing and saving money, and consolidating their debt at lower interest rates are just a few of the benefits participants in the first round the the Greater Bergen Community Action, Inc.'s (GBCA) Paterson Family Financial Empowerment Program. The program was made...

    TAPINTO PATERSON
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    https://www.tapinto.net/towns/paterson/articles/100-000-grant-helps-greater-bergen-community-action-drive-financial-empowerment3316

    NEW CERTIFICATE ALLOWS STUDENTS TO EXPLORE CAREERS IN NONPROFIT WORK

    Apr 21, 2019

    A new certificate program is giving students the opportunity to explore careers and skills in nonprofit work. The new Certificate in Nonprofit Leadership and Management will be available to students starting in the fall, replacing both the Nonprofit Management Certificate and the Fundraising &a...

    THE DAILY IOWAN
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    https://dailyiowan.com/2019/04/21/new-certificate-allows-students-to-explore-careers-in-nonprofit-work/3317

    ONSLOW COUNTY NONPROFITS AWARDED RECOVERY GRANTS

    Apr 21, 2019

    The board of advisors of the Onslow Caring Communities Foundation recently awarded $56,000 in recovery grants from the North Carolina Community Foundation Disaster Relief Fund to support the long-term recovery of the local community from Hurricane Florence. Organizations receiving grants are: $...

    JDNEWS
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    https://www.jdnews.com/news/20190422/onslow-county-nonprofits-awarded-recovery-grants3318

    GERALDINE R. DODGE FOUNDATION ANNOUNCES FIRST-QUARTER GRANTS

    Apr 21, 2019

    The Geraldine R. Dodge Foundation in Morristown, New Jersey, has announced sixty grants totaling $2.7 million. In its first funding round of the year, the foundation awarded grants to organizations working in the areas of the arts, environment, education, and informed communities. Recipients in...

    PHILANTHROPY NEWS DIGEST
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    https://philanthropynewsdigest.org/news/geraldine-r.-dodge-foundation-announces-first-quarter-grants3319

    GOOGLE TO GRANT $1 MILLION TO IOWA NONPROFITS FOR ECONOMIC IMPACT PROJECTS

    Apr 21, 2019

    Google this past week announced it will grant $1 million to five Iowa nonprofits with ideas aimed at growing economic opportunity in their local communities. Google officials launched the Impact Challenge at Des Moines Public Library during a "Grow with Google" digital skills training even...

    THE QUAD-CITY TIMES
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    https://qctimes.com/business/biz-bytes-google-to-grant-million-to-iowa-nonprofits-for/article_9dd81831-b097-5914-b225-fe49e08501b5.html3320

    TEEN TRUST DELIVERS $11,857 IN GRANTS TO BLACK HAWK COUNTY NONPROFITS

    Apr 21, 2019

    Members of Teen Trust, a program of the Community Foundation of Northeast Iowa, spent Tuesday not in their high school classrooms, but in the community for some hands-on education in giving back. The 24-member board consisting of Black Hawk County high school students awarded grants totaling $1...

    THE COURIER
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    https://wcfcourier.com/news/local/teen-trust-delivers-in-grants-to-black-hawk-county-nonprofits/article_3db3440b-6bd2-56e6-a12c-51774dd3b90f.html3321

    COLUMBIA SPORTSWEAR TO MATCH ALL IN-STORE CUSTOMER DONATIONS TO SUPPORT CLEAN WATER ON EARTH DAY

    Apr 21, 2019

    Columbia Sportswear, a leading innovator in active outdoor apparel, footwear, accessories and equipment, today announced a new donation program to drive support for Planet Water Foundation, a U.S. non-profit that brings clean water to some of the world’s most disadvantaged communities. Si...

    FINGER LAKES TIMES
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    https://www.fltimes.com/business/national/columbia-sportswear-to-match-all-in-store-customer-donations-to/article_d296c0ec-0ab8-5228-9041-4bcec3eeb315.html3313

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    GREAT GRANT GIVEAWAY BENEFITS 5 NONPROFITS

    May 22, 2019

    Albuquerque’s International District, the most ethnically diverse area in the city, is the main beneficiary of the seventh annual Great Grant Giveaway. Five nonprofit organizations will share $151,860 donated by the giveaway, which is sponsored by the Albuquerque Community Foundation. This yea...

    ALBUQUERQUE JOURNAL
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    https://www.abqjournal.com/1318857/great-grant-giveaway-benefits-5-nonprofits.html3455

    5 WORCESTER NONPROFITS RECEIVE $260K IN GRANTS FROM GREATER WORCESTER COMMUNITY FOUNDATION

    May 21, 2019

    The Greater Worcester Community Foundation has awarded $260,000 to five nonprofit organizations. The Creative Community Engagement grants, administered in partnership with the Barr Foundation, support the arts, cultural and humanities sector. The recipients are the EcoTarium ($70,000), Worcester His...

    TELEGRAM.COM
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    https://www.telegram.com/news/20190521/5-worcester-nonprofits-receive-260k-in-grants-from-greater-worcester-community-foundation3452

    MT. PLEASANT STUDENTS RAISING MONEY FOR CANCER NONPROFITS

    May 21, 2019

    An annual Mt. Pleasant fundraiser has students from three schools raise money to help those with cancer. Miles for Miracles is a community service project that aims at raising money for several cancer-based nonprofit organizations, according to teacher Mt. Pleasant Middle School Julie Maxon. Maxon i...

    MORNING SUN
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    https://www.themorningsun.com/news/mt-pleasant-students-raising-money-for-cancer-nonprofits/article_1644be24-7bf2-11e9-8c2e-77200817dc1d.html3453

    NEW TAX LAW TRIGGERS FEWER DONATIONS TO NONPROFITS

    May 21, 2019

    While the economy is booming, some nonprofits are seeing a downturn in donations – a worrisome trend. An Alliance of Arizona Nonprofits survey of 501c3 organizations statewide showed year-end and tax-deadline donations are down. We attribute this decline to the federal changes, which were, in ...

    ARIZONA CAPITOL TIMES
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    https://azcapitoltimes.com/news/2019/05/21/new-tax-law-triggers-fewer-donations-to-nonprofits/3454

    RELATIONSHIP BUILDING STILL KEY FOR NORTHERN COLORADO NONPROFITS AS ONLINE PHILANTHROPY GROWS

    May 20, 2019

    How big is online philanthropy? Pretty darn big. Colorado Gives Day, the largest online giving event in Colorado, raised $35.1 million for 2,481 Colorado nonprofits in 24 hours in 2018. Facebook added a button for birthday fundraisers in 2017 and in its first year more than $300 million was raised f...

    NEWS GREELEY COLORADO
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    https://www.greeleytribune.com/news/relationship-building-still-key-for-northern-colorado-nonprofits-as-online-philanthropy-grows/3444

    DUKE ENERGY PROVIDES GRANT TO FMU TO STRENGTHEN NONPROFITS IN THE PEE DEE

    May 20, 2019

    The Duke Energy Foundation recently provided a $25,000 grant to Francis Marion University’s Fred R. Sheheen Non-Profit Leadership Institute as part of its focus to help strengthen nonprofits in the communities they serve. The grant included scholarships to the University’s Fred R. Shehee...

    SCNOW
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    https://www.scnow.com/news/business/local/article_bde75b5e-7b2b-11e9-9ece-3744c8fa6ace.html3445

    GIVE LOCAL 757 RAISES A RECORD $858,000 IN 24 HOURS

    May 20, 2019

    Give Local 757 raised more than $858,000 this year — the most since the 24-hour online fundraising event started in 2014. “We broke all previous records,” Peninsula Community Foundation philanthropy director Tammy Flynn said of the May 14 event. This year, personal fundraising camp...

    THE VIRGINIAN-PILOT
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    https://pilotonline.com/inside-business/news/nonprofits/article_0cb8b038-7b28-11e9-b3e8-d72cedfae203.html3446

    7,500 SCHWAB EMPLOYEES WILL SERVE 320 NONPROFITS DURING VOLUNTEER WEEK

    May 20, 2019

    More than 7,500 Charles Schwab employees will honor Schwab’s long-standing culture of investing in its communities through philanthropy and volunteer service by participating in Schwab Volunteer Week, which kicks off today with a week of volunteer projects that help local and national nonprofi...

    AZ BIG MEDIA
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    https://azbigmedia.com/7500-schwab-employees-will-serve-320-nonprofits-during-volunteer-week/3447

    FACEBOOK CREATED 3 TYPES OF MAPS TO HELP NONPROFITS AND OTHERS IN THE PUBLIC HEALTH SECTOR

    May 20, 2019

    Facebook Monday introduced three types of maps to aid nonprofit organizations and universities working on public health in their efforts to stay ahead of diseases outbreaks and more efficiently reach vulnerable communities.....

    ADWEEK
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    https://www.adweek.com/digital/facebook-created-3-types-of-maps-to-help-nonprofits-and-others-in-the-public-health-sector/3448

    BAPTIST HEALTH FOUNDATION OFFERS NEARLY $7 MILLION IN GRANTS FOR AREA HEALTH CARE NONPROFITS

    May 20, 2019

    Nonprofit organizations that address health care needs in San Antonio and surrounding counties can apply for grants from the Baptist Health Foundation of San Antonio (BHFSA), which will award nearly $7 million in 2019. BHFSA trustees started accepting grant applications May 7 from organizations work...

    RIVARD REPORT
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    https://therivardreport.com/baptist-health-foundation-offers-nearly-7-million-in-grants-for-area-health-care-nonprofits/3449

    TOURISM INDUSTRY SUPPORTS LOCAL NONPROFITS

    May 19, 2019

    Eat. Play. Shop. Park. Sleep. Repeat. The core elements of the Asheville tourist experience bring $2 billion to local businesses each year and contribute $87.9 million in annual sales and property taxes to local government coffers, according to a 2017 study by Tourism Economics. Although local ...

    MOUNTAIN XPRESS
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    https://mountainx.com/news/tourism-industry-supports-local-nonprofits/3437

    CITY COUNCIL TO WEIGH IN ON NONPROFIT FUNDING CHANGES

    May 19, 2019

    Charlottesville’s City Council could provide direction for proposed changes to the way the city contributes to nonprofits. The council will consider a path to revise the Agency Budget Review Team at its meeting Monday. The city is considering creating a priority-setting commission to determine...

    DAILY PROGRESS
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    https://www.dailyprogress.com/news/local/city/city-council-to-weigh-in-on-nonprofit-funding-changes/article_83673c00-7a87-11e9-bf8f-b3dcada951a3.html3438

    UNITED WAY OF SOUTHERN CHESTER COUNTY TO DISTRIBUTE $800,000 TO 22 LOCAL NONPROFITS

    May 19, 2019

    United Way of Southern Chester County has raised more than $1 million in cash and pledges, but still needs $71,000 by August to meet its commitment to fund the many local nonprofits that rely on the agency. That was the message given earlier this week at UWSCC annual board of directors meeting....

    DAILY LOCAL NEWS
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    https://www.dailylocal.com/news/local/22-local-nonprofits-to-get-800000-in-funding/article_0c18067a-78a7-11e9-8590-5f227b55fcff.html3439

    JACKSON EMC AWARDS GRANTS TO SIX NONPROFITS THAT SERVE GWINNETT RESIDENTS

    May 19, 2019

    Six nonprofits that serve Gwinnett residents are splitting $55,050 dollars in grant funds that were recently awarded by the Jackson EMC Foundation’s Board of Directors. The money is part of a larger pot of $103,850 that the board awarded to nonprofits in the communities that Jackson EMC s...

    GWINNETT DAILY POST
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    https://www.gwinnettdailypost.com/local/jackson-emc-awards-grants-to-six-nonprofits-that-serve-gwinnett/article_04b24f78-75e4-11e9-ba6d-27e0a22380ba.html3440

    GREENE COUNTY LAUNCHES GRANT PROGRAM FOR NONPROFITS

    May 19, 2019

    Greene County has launched a new grant program to support nonprofit organizations. The Greene County Assistance Program is designed to aid nonprofits with urgent or critical needs and supplement existing programs at both state and federal levels. The program is a collaboration among county...

    DAYTON DAILY NEWS
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    https://www.daytondailynews.com/news/local/greene-county-launches-grant-program-for-nonprofits-see-how-apply/uv1N4tmKuKazYHk9FxQOWK/3441

    GREATER CINCINNATI FOUNDATION AWARDS SAFETY NET GRANTS TO 20 REGIONAL NONPROFITS, INCLUDING SIX IN NKY

    May 17, 2019

    Greater Cincinnati Foundation (GCF) has awarded $752,600 in Safety Net grants to 20 nonprofit organizations throughout our tri-state community. These funds will help the region’s most vulnerable residents have better access to food, shelter and behavioral health services. In response to the sh...

    NKYTRIBUNE
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    https://www.nkytribune.com/2019/05/greater-cincinnati-foundation-awards-safety-net-grants-to-20-regional-nonprofits-including-six-in-nky/3431

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