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    HOW TO EVALUATE YOUR CHARITY CHOICES

    Mar 19, 2019

    New charity scams come to light every day. With 1.8 million nonprofits registered in the United States, it is not easy to tell whether a charity you’ve never heard of is legitimate. How do you make sure your donated money is not going to waste? Whether you’re looking for a nonprofit to h...

    EARTH911
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    WINDHAM COUNTY ORGANIZATIONS RECEIVE GRANTS

    Mar 18, 2019

    Five nonprofit organizations in Windham County received a total of $17,180 in Spark! Connecting Community grants from the Vermont Community Foundation for local projects. One of the competitive grant programs at the Community Foundation, Spark! Connecting Community puts building and nurturing commun...

    BRATTLEBORO REFORMER
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    https://NonProfit.report/news-article.aspx?ID=31123112

    GRANT APPLICATIONS ACCEPTED UNTIL APRIL 12 FOR WNY NONPROFITS THAT PERFORM BALLET AND OPERA

    Mar 18, 2019

    The Oliver G. & Sarah Sloan Bauman Fund for the Arts is accepting grant applications for its 2019 granting cycle. The Oliver G. & Sarah Sloan Bauman Fund for the Arts is administered by the Community Foundation for Greater Buffalo and awards annual grants to 501(c)(3) nonprofit organizations...

    THE BATAVIAN
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    https://NonProfit.report/news-article.aspx?ID=31133113

    WOMEN MEET QUARTERLY TO BENEFIT NONPROFITS

    Mar 18, 2019

    The mission of 100 Women Who Give a Damn of Fort Bend is to be a group of philanthropic women making a positive impact in the community. The women meet quarterly for a networking happy hour, with the agreement for each attendee to donate $100 to that evening’s chosen Fort Bend charity. At...

    CHRON
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    https://NonProfit.report/news-article.aspx?ID=31143114

    NONPROFITS READY REQUESTS FOR FUNDING

    Mar 18, 2019

    Nonprofit organizations throughout Luzerne County will have a chance to win one of $275,000 in grants being distributed to fund community needs. The Luzerne Foundation is hosting forums on Wednesday and Thursday at the Holiday Inn in Plains Twp. that allows officials from 66 nonprofit organizat...

    CITIZENS' VOICE
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    https://NonProfit.report/news-article.aspx?ID=31153115

    A SHIFT IN GIVING MEANS LOCAL NONPROFITS MUST ADAPT

    Mar 17, 2019

    Are Americans – and Angelenos – becoming less generous? If so, what does that mean to the charities and nonprofits striving to address homelessness, addiction, mental illness and many other issues in our community? Nationwide, charitable giving rose by a lackluster 1.6% in 2018, a d...

    LOS ANGELES DAILY NEWS
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    https://NonProfit.report/news-article.aspx?ID=31023102

    SAN LUIS OBISPO ATTORNEYS FOR NONPROFITS, TOEWS LAW GROUP, INC.

    Mar 17, 2019

    Charitable affiliates are often formed by businesses as a means for conducting charitable activities that support the founding organization’s community and social causes. Toews Law Group, Inc., attorneys for nonprofits in San Luis Obispo, CA, are well versed and experienced in helping business...

    VIRTUAL-STRATEGY MAGAZINE
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    https://NonProfit.report/news-article.aspx?ID=31033103

    REMC TO AWARD $10,000 TO NONPROFITS

    Mar 17, 2019

    In 2019, Randolph Electric Membership Corp.’s People Helping People (PHP) program will award $10,000 in grant funds to local non-profit agencies in Randolph, Moore, Montgomery, Alamance and Chatham counties. Qualifying organizations may apply for funding up to $2,000 to implement programs...

    NEW BERN SUN JOURNAL
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    https://NonProfit.report/news-article.aspx?ID=31063106

    PHILANTHROPY FRAMEWORK' OFFERS GUIDE TO MAXIMIZING IMPACT

    Mar 15, 2019

    A new report from Rockefeller Philanthropy Advisors offers an analysis and planning tool to help emerging and established philanthropies better align their resources for impact in a rapidly changing world. Created with input from the leaders of more than fifty foundations, the Philanthropy Fram...

    PHILANTHROPY NEWS DIGEST
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    https://NonProfit.report/news-article.aspx?ID=30943094

    GOVERNMENT-FUNDED NONPROFITS BEING PAID MILLIONS TO HOUSE UNACCOMPANIED MINORS

    Mar 15, 2019

    Capital Research Center gratefully acknowledges the assistance provided by OpenTheBooks.com in compiling federal grant data for fiscal year 2017, which provided the impetus for this research. This piece is the second in an occasional series exploring the funding of nonprofit organizations by the fed...

    CAPITAL RESEARCH CENTER
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    https://NonProfit.report/news-article.aspx?ID=31043104

    NONPROFITS RECEIVE GRANTS FROM UPPER BUCKS COMMUNITY FOUNDATION FUND

    Mar 15, 2019

    The Upper Bucks Community Foundation Fund at the Lehigh Valley Community Foundation awarded $35,000 in grants to 14 nonprofit organizations serving the Upper Bucks County area. The Upper Bucks Community Foundation Fund Advisory Group, comprised of community leaders from Upper Bucks, has been a ...

    THE INTELLIGENCER
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    https://NonProfit.report/news-article.aspx?ID=31053105

    WILL A NONPROFIT-COMMUNITY PLAN IN SOUTHEAST DC FORESTALL GENTRIFICATION

    Mar 14, 2019

    Could examining a place’s historical context contribute to more equitable development? That’s the belief of the nonprofit Building Bridges Across the River (BBAR) and researchers from the Urban Institute. In a newly released report, researchers Mary Bogle, Somala Diby, and Mychal Cohen e...

    NONPROFIT QUARTERLY
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    https://NonProfit.report/news-article.aspx?ID=30953095

    DONATIONS THROUGH SPEKTRIX GROW ALMOST 100% IN A YEAR

    Mar 14, 2019

    Charitable donations made through cloud-based arts management software firm Spektrix grew by almost 100% last year. Donations rose from £46.5 million in 2017 to £92 million in 2018, while it also started working with 74 new organisations – growing its client base to 412 &ndash...

    UK FUNDRAISING
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    https://NonProfit.report/news-article.aspx?ID=30923092

    IOF LAUNCHES ACCESS FUND FOR THIS YEAR’S FUNDRAISING CONVENTION

    Mar 14, 2019

    The Institute of Fundraising has launched a new appeal to raise £10,000 to fund bursaries for this July’s Fundraising Convention. The funds are for its Diversity Access Fund, launched last year to enable a more diverse range of fundraisers to attend the Convention. The IoF is a...

    UK FUNDRAISING
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    https://NonProfit.report/news-article.aspx?ID=30933093

    SOME NONPROFITS IN CLALLAM AND JEFFERSON COUNTY CAN APPLY FOR FEDERAL DISASTER LOANS

    Mar 13, 2019

    The U.S. Small Business Administration recently announced that certain nonprofits in Clallam and Jefferson counties might be eligible for low-interest federal disaster loans for property damage or economic injury related to the windstorm Dec. 10. To qualify, a private nonprofit organization mus...

    PENINSULA DAILY NEWS
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    https://NonProfit.report/news-article.aspx?ID=30753075

    NONPROFITS CAN APPLY FOR $100,000 SERVICE GRANT

    Mar 13, 2019

    Noble Studios, a creative digital performance agency, is calling on all Nevada nonprofits to submit an application to its community service program, Noble Deeds, by March 15, 2019.The Noble Deeds program will provide more than $100,000 in pro bono digital marketing services to one or more Nevada non...

    KOLO 8 NEWS NOW
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    https://NonProfit.report/news-article.aspx?ID=30823082

    NONPROFITS BACK BILL FOR CENSUS COMMITTEE TO PROMOTE PARTICIPATION AND ACCURACY

    Mar 13, 2019

    All Nebraskans would benefit from ensuring a complete count in the upcoming 2020 Census, representatives of several nonprofits told the Legislature on Wednesday. The groups were backing a bill that would create a state “complete count committee,” a best practice the Census Bureau ha...

    OMAHA WORLD-HERALD
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    https://NonProfit.report/news-article.aspx?ID=30833083

    GIVEBOX TECHNOLOGY FOUNDATION GIVES BACK TO NONPROFITS

    Mar 13, 2019

    Hermosa Beach's Josh Rowley formed the Givebox Technology Foundation as a process and technology provider for nonprofits, big and small, to offer them support financially. “Nonprofits are having a rough time out there with technology,” Rowley said. “There's all these b...

    THE BEACH REPORTER
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    https://NonProfit.report/news-article.aspx?ID=30843084

    MENLO PARK COUNCIL HOPES TO PARTNER WITH NONPROFIT ON TENANT FUND

    Mar 13, 2019

    Given limited staff availability and a lack of expertise, the Menlo Park City Council agreed on Tuesday (March 12) to explore whether the nonprofit Samaritan House would consider administering the city's planned $100,000 fund for renters in the city who are forced to relocate and are facing home...

    THE ALMANAC
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    https://NonProfit.report/news-article.aspx?ID=30853085

    CHARITABLE GIVING: HOW TO MAXIMIZE YOUR DONATIONS

    Mar 13, 2019

    When it comes to charity, many Americans have been able to “give ‘til it hurts” — knowing the pain would be only temporary. They could write off the donations on their next tax return. However, changes ushered in by the 2017 Tax Cuts and Jobs Act could make the process less c...

    BANKRATE
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    https://NonProfit.report/news-article.aspx?ID=30863086

    IN A WORLD OF FEWER DONORS, WHAT SHOULD YOUR ORGANIZATION DO

    Mar 13, 2019

    Ray Delisle, a spokesperson for the Diocese of Worcester, told the Worcester Telegram of his concerns over a trend: “fewer donors, even though donors have been increasing their average gift.” NPQ has been following this trend for some time, but we have not necessarily done it justice whe...

    NONPROFIT QUARTERLY
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    https://NonProfit.report/news-article.aspx?ID=30963096

    BILLIONAIRE PEDOPHILE JEFFREY EPSTEIN FUNDED THIS ‘WOMEN'S EMPOWERMENT’ ENTREPRENEUR

    Mar 12, 2019

    A Russian model who advocates for women entrepreneurs funded her nonprofit with help from billionaire sex offender Jeffrey Epstein, a review of tax records shows. Lana Pozhidaeva is president of a New York-based charity called Education Advance, which received a majority of its $56,000 in reven...

    THE DAILY BEAST
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    https://NonProfit.report/news-article.aspx?ID=30693069

    COUNTY CLOTHES-LINE GRANTED $6K ROOF REPAIR FUNDING BY COUNCIL

    Mar 12, 2019

    County Clothes-Line Foundation (CCLF) just received a hand up from council to address pressing building maintenance issues. In a 7-1 vote on March 5, council approved spending $6,300 from the Council Priorities Fund for required rooftop repairs at the County Clothes-Line. With Coun. Dave A...

    SHERWOOD PARK NEWS
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    https://NonProfit.report/news-article.aspx?ID=30763076

    ENTERGY STOCKHOLDERS GIVE BACK TO LOUISIANA NON-PROFITS

    Mar 12, 2019

    Entergy has found ways to give back to the community. Shareholders provided $9.7 million in grants in 2018 to support more than 700 nonprofit organizations that provide essential services and help build healthy, vibrant communities across Louisiana. Approximately 50 percent of the contributions...

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    https://NonProfit.report/news-article.aspx?ID=30773077

    SLUGGISH FEDERAL FUNDING HAMPERS JACKSONVILLE NONPROFIT’S EFFORTS TO HELP AT-RISK KIDS, FAMILIES

    Mar 11, 2019

    On a white canvas, a middle schooler named Karmen had painted bright green grass, blue skies and purple balloons. She painted red hearts fluttering above the grass. And she wrote a hopeful, inspiring phrase. “It may be stormy now, but it can’t rain forever.” Art therapy i...

    THE FLORIDA TIMES-UNION
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    https://NonProfit.report/news-article.aspx?ID=30663066

    VCF ANNOUNCES $21,343 IN GRANTS FROM THE OPPORTUNITY FUND FOR SOUTHSHIRE YOUTH

    Mar 11, 2019

    Vermont Business Magazine The Opportunity Fund for Southshire Youth is a newly launched fund at the Vermont Community Foundation. As the Foundation increased its engagement in the Bennington County region over the past two years, the organization heard a recurring theme: middle and high school youth...

    VERMONT BUSINESS MAGAZINE
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    https://NonProfit.report/news-article.aspx?ID=30673067

    WOMEN’S PHILANTHROPIC GROUP RAISES $228,000

    Mar 11, 2019

    Impact 100 SRQ, a philanthropic organization of 228 women in Sarasota and Manatee counties, recently raised $228,000 that will be divided in two and awarded to two nonprofits this fall. Impact 100 SRQ was created to encourage at least 100 women to donate $1,000 each and then pool the money to make a...

    SARASOTA MAGAZINE
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    https://NonProfit.report/news-article.aspx?ID=30683068

    UNITED WAY YOUTH GROUP INVITES NONPROFITS TO APPLY FOR GRANT MONEY RAISED THROUGHOUT YEAR

    Mar 10, 2019

    A group of high school students who spent the past year raising money for the United Way of the Brazos Valley will be deciding how to disburse the money next month. United Way’s Youth Leadership Cabinet is accepting applications through March 22 for this year’s Community Builder Gra...

    THE EAGLE
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    https://NonProfit.report/news-article.aspx?ID=30563056

    MFA OIL FOUNDATION AWARDS GRANTS TO NONPROFITS

    Mar 09, 2019

    MFA Oil Foundation recently awarded several grants to local organizations to assist with special purchases. A grant was given to Second Harvest Community Food Bank to assist with purchasing two refrigerators. The South Central Buchanan County Fire Protection District was granted $2,000 to ...

    NEWSPRESSNOW.COM
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    https://NonProfit.report/news-article.aspx?ID=30593059

    SEASON FOR SHARING GIVES $2.1 MILLION TO 162 ARIZONA NON-PROFITS

    Mar 08, 2019

    The 2018-19 Season for Sharing campaign raised $2.1 million for 162 nonprofit agencies across Arizona. All of that money goes right back into the community as the Arizona Republic and azcentral.com cover all promotional and administrative costs. Grants are given to local agencies that help at-r...

    AZCENTRAL.COM
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    https://NonProfit.report/news-article.aspx?ID=30573057

    BACK BILLED FOR TAXES: THE DEFINITION OF NONPROFIT MATTERS IN ALLENTOWN

    Mar 08, 2019

    The Parkettes is a gymnastics club in Allentown, Pennsylvania with a mission to “provid(e) all boys and girls, regardless of age, financial, mental, or physical ability” with experiences in gymnastics. Their goal is to build self-esteem, increased physical fitness, and more. Seems pretty...

    NONPROFIT QUARTERLY
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    https://NonProfit.report/news-article.aspx?ID=30553055

    BENDIX EMPLOYEES ‘GET INVOLVED!’ WITH PROGRAM THAT FUNDS INNOVATIVE NONPROFITS

    Mar 07, 2019

    The program originally began in 2015 as a one-time event to celebrate the 10-year anniversary of the company’s philanthropic foundation, Knorr-Bremse Global Care (KBGC). The foundation focuses on child education in the developing world, drinking water, sanitation and emergency relief. However,...

    SCHOOL TRANSPORTATION NEWS
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    https://NonProfit.report/news-article.aspx?ID=30463046

    FIRST FEDERAL COMMUNITY FOUNDATION OFFERS GRANTS TO LOCAL NONPROFITS

    Mar 07, 2019

    Whatcom County is teeming with nonprofits – all worthy of support. There are so many great organizations that, at times, it’s challenging to decide where to volunteer or donate, even for smalls amounts of time and money. But what if you had around $600,000 to give away? That kind of mone...

    WHATCOMTALK
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    https://NonProfit.report/news-article.aspx?ID=30473047

    SYMPATHY FOR NONPROFITS WE CAN DO WITHOUT

    Mar 07, 2019

    The City Council in Fremont, California has voted 5–2 to exempt nonprofits from its requirement, set in January, that all local businesses pay employees at least $15 an hour. This expands the initial vote’s exemption for nonprofit employees age 21 or younger. A $15/hour wage, presuming f...

    NONPROFIT QUARTERLY
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    https://NonProfit.report/news-article.aspx?ID=30483048

    FUNDING AVAILABLE FOR COUNTY NONPROFITS

    Mar 07, 2019

    The United Way of Indiana County has announced a funding opportunity for 501(c)(3) nonprofits in Indiana County. The opportunity is available to groups who significantly impact the community and drive change to positively affect the next generation. It will target children and youths up to age ...

    THE INDIANA GAZETTE
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    https://NonProfit.report/news-article.aspx?ID=30493049

    STILLMAN BANK DONATES $2K CHECKS TO 10 NONPROFITS

    Mar 07, 2019

    Stillman Bank recently presented $2,000 checks to 4 local nonprofit organizations. The nonprofits are YMCA of the Rock River Valley; Children’s Home and Aid; the Veterans Drop-In Center; and the Arc of Winnebago, Boone and Ogle Counties. The funds came from the bank’s recent Purchase wit...

    RRSTAR.COM
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    https://NonProfit.report/news-article.aspx?ID=30503050

    10 STRATEGIES TO SUCCESSFULLY START, FUND AND RUN A NONPROFIT ORGANIZATION

    Mar 06, 2019

    Starting any new business is difficult. You need to find investors, drum up interest, get your name out there and have a strong vision of what your business will be and aim to achieve. In some ways, starting a nonprofit is the same as starting any other business, and in other ways, it is a lot ...

    FORBES
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    https://NonProfit.report/news-article.aspx?ID=30363036

    100 MEN’ GROUP CONTINUES TO SUPPORT YOLO COUNTY NONPROFITS

    Mar 06, 2019

    What do the Woodland Food Closet, Woodland Police Activities League and Yolo Crisis Nursery have in common? They are all nonprofits that have benefited from the 100 Men Who Give a Damn About Yolo County a local group that to date has distributed $55,400 in funding to others. The organizati...

    DAILY DEMOCRAT
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    https://NonProfit.report/news-article.aspx?ID=30373037

    ORDINANCE WOULD GEAR CHARITABLE GAMBLING FUNDS TO LOW-INCOME NEIGHBORHOODS IN ST. PAUL

    Mar 06, 2019

    A proposed ordinance in St. Paul would require youth programs to prove they help children in low income or minority neighborhoods in order to get proceeds from charitable gambling. Some organizations worry this will cut their funding, but others say this is an opportunity for the city to prove ...

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    https://NonProfit.report/news-article.aspx?ID=30383038

    AARP SEEKS APPLICATIONS FOR COMMUNITY GRANTS

    Mar 06, 2019

    AARP is accepting applications for the 2019 Community Challenge grant program to fund “quick-action” projects that spark change in local communities. The grant program is part of AARP’s nationwide Livable Communities initiative, which aims to make communities great places to live f...

    JAMESTOWN SUN
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    https://NonProfit.report/news-article.aspx?ID=30393039

    AREA NONPROFITS RECEIVE FUNDING FOR SENIOR CORPS PROGRAMS

    Mar 06, 2019

    Two area nonprofit agencies will receive federal funding to support Senior Corps Retired and Senior Volunteer Program projects. The funding, provided by the Corporation for National and Community Service, statewide will support more than 4,100 Senior Corps volunteers from throughout upstate. By supp...

    ROCHESTER BUSINESS JOURNAL
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    https://NonProfit.report/news-article.aspx?ID=30403040

    IICF RAISES $650K FOR COMMUNITY GRANTS PROGRAM IN NIGHT OF CHARITABLE WORKS

    Mar 06, 2019

    The Insurance Industry Charitable Foundation (IICF), hosted their annual Southeast Benefit Dinner this past Thursday, February 28 at the Ford Center at the Star in Frisco, Texas, celebrating the insurance community and its commitment to charity. There, nearly 600 industry professionals joined t...

    PROPERTYCASUALTY360
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    https://NonProfit.report/news-article.aspx?ID=30253025

    FUNDING AVAILABLE FOR MACON NONPROFITS

    Mar 06, 2019

    Macon County nonprofit organizations have until March 29 to apply for county funds allocated in the county’s current fiscal year budget, through the Macon County Community Funding Pool. Application forms and instructions are available at www.maconnc.org, or may be picked up at the Macon C...

    SMOKY MOUNTAIN NEWS
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    https://NonProfit.report/news-article.aspx?ID=30583058

    10 STRATEGIES TO SUCCESSFULLY START, FUND AND RUN A NONPROFIT ORGANIZATION

    Mar 06, 2019

    Starting any new business is difficult. You need to find investors, drum up interest, get your name out there and have a strong vision of what your business will be and aim to achieve. In some ways, starting a nonprofit is the same as starting any other business, and in other ways, it is a lot ...

    FORBES
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    https://NonProfit.report/news-article.aspx?ID=30653065

    HOW 3 CHARITIES ARE PURSUING PLANNED GIFTS

    Mar 05, 2019

    For most nonprofits, receiving a bequest can seem like winning the lottery: a big payday for doing absolutely nothing. The most common scenario is when a longtime supporter, typically someone who has given small amounts steadily, leaves a significant gift in his or her will, often unexpectedly. ...

    THE CHRONICLE OF PHILANTHROPY
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    https://NonProfit.report/news-article.aspx?ID=30263026

    KAISER PERMANENTE DONATES $10,000 TO ALOHA MEDICAL MISSION

    Mar 05, 2019

    Kaiser Permanente Hawaii has donated $10,000 to Aloha Medical Mission in recognition of the outstanding volunteer efforts of Lisa Grininger, MD, a surgeon at Kaiser Permanente Moanalua Medical Center. Grininger is the sixth individual to be recognized for her volunteer service with the opportun...

    KHON2
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    https://NonProfit.report/news-article.aspx?ID=30273027

    MICHIGAN AGENCY BOOSTS GRANT FUNDING FOR RECYCLING PROJECTS

    Mar 05, 2019

    Michigan officials say they're stepping up financial support for recycling infrastructure projects. The state Department of Environmental Quality says it's boosting available funding for grants from $500,000 to $3.7 million and is extending the deadline for applications to May 1. T...

    UPNORTHLIVE.COM
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    https://NonProfit.report/news-article.aspx?ID=30283028

    THE OTTO BREMER TRUST AWARDS $14,000 GRANT TO UNITED WAY OF OTTER TAIL AND WADENA COUNTIES

    Mar 05, 2019

    The Otto Bremer Trust has awarded United Way of Otter Tail and Wadena counties a grant in the amount of $14,000, for the purpose of updating the technology resources for United Way employees in Fergus Falls and Perham. "This grant provides needed technology updates and improvements to onli...

    WADENA PIONEER JOURNAL
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    https://NonProfit.report/news-article.aspx?ID=30293029

    SCHOOL PAYMENTS AND DONATIONS GO MOBILE WITH NEW APP FROM COMMUNITY BRANDS

    Mar 04, 2019

    Community Brands, the leading provider of cloud-based software for schools, associations, nonprofits, and faith-based organizations, today unveiled a new application that makes mobile payments and donations accessible to student families and school administrators. The new app, MySchoolWallet, is ava...

    PR NEWSWIRE
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    https://NonProfit.report/news-article.aspx?ID=30153015

    RI FOUNDATION AWARDS $125K IN GRANTS & SCHOLARSHIPS TO HELP RI’S AFRICAN AMERICAN COMMUNITY

    Mar 04, 2019

    The Rhode Island Foundation announced more than $125,000 in grants and scholarships to serve the African-American community through its Black Philanthropy Bannister Fund. “Providing the Black community with the resources to thrive goes to the core of commitment to equity and our vision fo...

    GOLOCALPROV
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    https://NonProfit.report/news-article.aspx?ID=30163016

    ANGEL CHARITY SELECTS 10 LOCAL NONPROFITS FOR NEARLY $1M IN FUNDING

    Mar 04, 2019

    Angel Charity for Children has selected 10 local organizations to fund this year. The organization selected Children’s Clinics for Rehabilitative Services and the Therapeutic Ranch for Animals and Kids as the recipients for its 2019 major fundraising campaign. It will also provide smaller...

    TUCSON.COM
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    https://NonProfit.report/news-article.aspx?ID=30173017

    FUNDING AVAILABLE FOR NONPROFITS HELPING UNDERSERVED ALONG RIVER

    Mar 04, 2019

    The Lighthouse Fund at the Northern New York Community Foundation has up to $2,000 available in 2019 grant funding to support nonprofit organizations that serve Cape Vincent and Clayton residents. This geographic-specific charitable fund was established in 2014 as a resource to local nonprofits...

    INFORMNNY.COM
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    https://NonProfit.report/news-article.aspx?ID=30183018

    AREA CITIES, NONPROFITS AWARDED FORESTRY GRANTS

    Mar 04, 2019

    At its meeting on Feb. 21, the Hennepin County Board awarded 26 grants that will not only invest in the county’s tree canopy, but also the health and economic vitality of communities, according to a county press release. Areas with lower tree canopy cover tend to have starker disparities ...

    LAKER PIONEER
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    https://NonProfit.report/news-article.aspx?ID=30193019

    NONPROFITS TAP INTO FUNDING FOR MUSIC

    Mar 03, 2019

    Music has the power to strengthen community; and so, too, do the nonprofits of Northern Colorado. Bohemian Foundation’s Music Programs aims to support both through Muse, a grant program that has awarded more than $235,000 to nonprofits since launching in 2017. Muse grant recipients each have p...

    NORTH FORTY NEWS
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    https://NonProfit.report/news-article.aspx?ID=30013001

    INVESTING IN NONPROFITS AND SOCIAL ENTERPRISE WORTH THE WAIT

    Mar 03, 2019

    The first cup of my vacation coffee was bitter and full of grounds.  As my family planned a week of high adventure, going as fast as they could down mountains, I had a different agenda in mind. At home I fully enjoy the fast pace of my work life at the Southwest Florida Community Foundatio...

    THE NEWS-PRESS
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    https://NonProfit.report/news-article.aspx?ID=30023002

    DOWNSWING IN DONORS NATIONALLY, NEW TAX LAWS CONCERN AREA NONPROFITS

    Mar 02, 2019

    The total sounds astronomical: Charities reaped a record $410 billion in donations from Americans in 2017. But that number belies a concern among philanthropic organizations: The percentage of Americans donating to charities is declining and there are fears the new tax law is expected to exacer...

    TELEGRAM.COM
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    https://NonProfit.report/news-article.aspx?ID=30033003

    DELTA DENTAL GIVES NONPROFITS A REASON TO SMILE

    Mar 01, 2019

    Understanding how important a healthy smile is, Delta Dental of Arizona (DDAZ) is proud to announce $600,000 in grants to 31 nonprofits around the state who provide access to preventive oral health care and dental education to some of the state’s most under-served populations. The grants ...

    ARIZONA DAILY SUN
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    https://NonProfit.report/news-article.aspx?ID=30043004

    DID THE 2017 TAX LAW CHANGE THE WAY AMERICANS GIVE TO CHARITIES? HERE’S WHAT EARLY DATA SHOW

    Mar 01, 2019

    When the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act of 2017 reduced the incentive to claim tax deductions on charitable giving, there was widespread fear that philanthropic organizations would see a steep fall in donations. Instead, donations nationwide increased 1.5 percent last year, according to an early assessm...

    TAMPA BAY TIMES
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    https://NonProfit.report/news-article.aspx?ID=30063006

    FAIRFIELD COUNTY'S 'GIVING DAY' RAISES MONEY FOR NONPROFITS

    Mar 01, 2019

    Fairfield County's annual 'Giving Day' fundraiser kicked off at Klein Memorial Auditorium in Bridgeport Thursday. The event is hosted by Fairfield County's Community Foundation and is intended to raise money for local nonprofit organizations in just 24 hours. Donors are able to choos...

    NEWS 12 CONNECTICUT
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    https://NonProfit.report/news-article.aspx?ID=29902990

    AMPLIFY AUSTIN CHARITY FUNDRAISING MARATHON KICKS OFF THURSDAY

    Feb 28, 2019

    You often hear people say every penny counts, and starting Thursday night 740 nonprofits will count every one of them. It's all part of Amplify Austin, a 24-hour operation with the goal to raise as much money for nonprofits across Central Texas. Last year, nearly 70,000 people raised more than $...

    KXAN
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    https://NonProfit.report/news-article.aspx?ID=29912991

    ST. LUKE’S HEALTH SYSTEM AWARDS $940,000 IN GRANTS TO OVER 90 LOCAL NONPROFITS

    Feb 28, 2019

    St. Luke’s Health System Community Health Improvement Fund awarded $940,000 in grants to over 90 local nonprofits across the Treasure Valley, Magic Valley and McCall area. The grants will support a variety of health-related programs and events, including healthy activities for youth, suicide p...

    IDAHO BUSINESS REVIEW
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    https://NonProfit.report/news-article.aspx?ID=29922992

    COUNTRY FINANCIAL PLEDGES SUPPORT TO CHICAGO NONPROFITS

    Feb 28, 2019

    Representatives from several Chicago nonprofit organizations gathered with COUNTRY Financial representatives to celebrate a common goal of improving the financial security of individuals in at-risk populations in Chicago. COUNTRY Financial will donate a total of $145,000 to a few of the following lo...

    LAWNDALE NEWS
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    AREA NONPROFITS GETTING GRANTS TO HELP PEOPLE IN NEED

    Feb 28, 2019

    Hundreds of nonprofits that provide essential human services in the 12 states where Dominion Energy offers service are getting grants to help feed, shelter and care for people in need. The company has given $1.6 million total to more than 200 nonprofits. Locally, eight organizations are ge...

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    SETTING A “GOOD JOBS” FLOOR SHOULD BE THE BUSINESS OF EVERY NONPROFIT

    Feb 28, 2019

    Despite the shrinking power of unions and traditional collective bargaining, the past decade has demonstrated that creative organizing can make a difference in the lives of American workers. Two campaigns the Fight for $15 and the National Domestic Workers Alliance have had considerable success in c...

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    COMMUNITY GRANTS ASSIST JEFFERSON CITY NONPROFITS

    Feb 28, 2019

    The Community Foundation of Central Missouri awarded its first Impact Grant to a Jefferson City-based nonprofit organization this week. Central Missouri Foster Care and Adoption Association received $5,000 to be used to expand its Transitions program, an effort to support youth in their senior ...

    NEWS TRIBUNE
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    https://NonProfit.report/news-article.aspx?ID=29882988

    THE VERMONT COMMUNITY FOUNDATION ANNOUNCES NONPROFIT GRANTS

    Feb 28, 2019

    The Vermont Community Foundation announced today that in partnership with some of its fundholders it has awarded $80,402.16 in Spark! Connecting Community grants to 28 nonprofit organizations for local projects in communities across the state, including some nonprofits that serve residents in multip...

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    https://NonProfit.report/news-article.aspx?ID=29892989

    STUDY SAYS NONPROFITS ARE GETTING LESS DONATIONS UNDER $1,000

    Feb 28, 2019

    It's tax season, and some people are finding out they're not getting their charitable donations back in their returns. If your donations, added up with things like property taxes and student loan payments, don't add up to more than $12,000, then you can just take the standard deduct...

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    AMPLIFY AUSTIN DAY MAKES SOME NOISE FOR LOCAL NONPROFITS

    Feb 27, 2019

    If last year is any indication, this year promises to be a smashing success. In 2018 alone, Austinites raised over $10 million for 700 Central Texas nonprofits, helping them continue their missions of support and assistance for communities throughout our great state. Amplify Austin supporters a...

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    BBB CHARITY ACCREDITATION ELEVATES TRUST IN NONPROFITS

    Feb 27, 2019

    The Better Business Bureau (BBB) advances marketplace trust. They built their reputation in the business sector, elevating consumer's trust in products and services. They now offer an accreditation for charities. Why accredit charities? Donors increasingly seek out third-party information on non...

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    CITY CONTINUES GRANT PROGRAM FOR NONPROFITS

    Feb 27, 2019

    Last year, the Half Moon Bay City Council began giving small grants to local nonprofits. Now, officials are seeking to expand the program even as they say, in some instances, it doesn’t appear taxpayers have gotten exactly what they paid for. In keeping with the city’s strategic goa...

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    FAIRFIELD COUNTY GEARS UP FOR GIVING DAY THURSDAY

    Feb 27, 2019

    On the eve of the 2019 edition of Fairfield County’s Giving Day, 430 nonprofits had signed up to receive donations with some of those gifts unlocking additional cash prizes of up to $20,000. The event is organized annually by the Norwalk-based Fairfield County’s Community Foundation...

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    TAX CUTS AND JOBS ACT WILL IMPACT ARIZONA NONPROFITS

    Feb 27, 2019

    Recent changes in federal tax laws designed to save taxpayers money are costing Arizona nonprofit organizations money. Lots of money. And, potentially, lots of jobs. A report by the Seidman Research Institute at the W.P. Carey School of Business at Arizona State University estimates that c...

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    UP TO $30,000 IN FUNDING AVAILABLE TO NONPROFITS IN THREE COMMUNITIES

    Feb 27, 2019

    Nonprofit organizations that serve residents of Boonville, Constableville and Westernville are encouraged to apply for 2019 grant funding through the Kenneth V. and Jeannette Remp Sawyer Community Fund at the Northern New York Community Foundation. The fund was established in 2018 to support pr...

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    UP TO $30,000 IN FUNDING AVAILABLE TO NONPROFITS IN THREE COMMUNITIES

    Feb 27, 2019

    Nonprofit organizations that serve residents of Boonville, Constableville and Westernville are encouraged to apply for 2019 grant funding through the Kenneth V. and Jeannette Remp Sawyer Community Fund at the Northern New York Community Foundation. The fund was established in 2018 to support pr...

    INFORMNNY.COM
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    https://NonProfit.report/news-article.aspx?ID=29782978

    THE FOR-PROFIT TO NONPROFIT TRANSITION

    Feb 27, 2019

    In Monterey, California, known for its historic Cannery Row, the Osio Theater, a small independent movie theater that closed in July 2015, then opened again in May 2016 after a successful $76,000 crowdfunding campaign involving 600 donors, is now staging a grand reopening to celebrate its transition...

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    DEADLINE NEARS TO APPLY FOR GANNETT FOUNDATION'S COMMUNITY-BASED GRANTS

    Feb 26, 2019

    Betsy Farmer wasn't sure what would happen when, in 2017, she applied for a Gannett Foundation grant to benefit Promise in Brevard. What transpired was a $100,000 grant, allowing the West Melbourne nonprofit centered on young adults with special needs to complete work on an arts center wher...

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    NEW WOMEN-FOCUSED NONPROFIT TO OPEN IN LONG VACANT WAREHOUSE IN FOX PARK

    Feb 26, 2019

    A vision to transform a city block in south St. Louis will also help transform women’s lives. Rung, a nonprofit aimed at empowering women to achieve independence, purchased the former Fox Brothers Manufacturing warehouse to create a first of its kind multi-service facility. The nonprofit was s...

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    HOW NONPROFITS CAN TURN T&E INTO A DONATION DRIVER

    Feb 26, 2019

    When a company realizes it’s time to improve its corporate travel and expense (T&E) management strategy, there are a few items on the list of must-haves: Spend control, transparency and analytics are probably high on that list. Migrating from a manual T&E program — tradition...

    PYMNTS.COM
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    NWA GIVES CONTINUES DAY OF GIVING FOR NONPROFITS

    Feb 26, 2019

    For three years the Arkansas Community Foundation sponsored Arkansas Gives, a one-day intensive effort to raise money for nonprofits in the state. After that program ended in 2017, the idea continues through a regional day of giving. We speak with Chris Haas, a member of the NWA Gives steering commi...

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    https://NonProfit.report/news-article.aspx?ID=29592959

    LOCAL NONPROFITS BENEFIT FROM WELLS FARGO GRANTS

    Feb 26, 2019

    Wells Fargo is celebrating its partnership with local non-profits. The organization awarded more than $80,000 in grants to groups serving McLennan County. There were 13 grants ranging between $500 and $30,000. Projects funded focused on education, economic development, performing arts and social ser...

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    DELAWARE COUNTY NONPROFITS RECEIVE GRANTS

    Feb 25, 2019

    The Community Foundation of Muncie and Delaware County, Inc. has awarded total of $551,500 to 14 nonprofit organizations during its first Quarterly Competitive Grant cycle of 2019. The grants are intended to fund projects that benefit the community through arts and culture, human services, economic ...

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    JUSTGIVING LAUNCHES NEW GAMING FOR SOCIAL GOOD HUB

    Feb 25, 2019

    JustGiving has launched a new initiative to encourage gamers and game publishers to grow the world of charitable giving through computer gaming. According to JustGiving, its new Gaming for Social Good hub will offer players tools and resources to help make gaming for a good cause easy, accessible an...

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    HOW NONPROFITS UTILIZE BIG DATA

    Feb 25, 2019

    Big data has become a centerpiece of the modern business world. The challenges, benefits, and uses of big data within the corporate sphere are already well known. But can big data be used within nonprofit organizations? If so, what effects can it have on companies that are not focused on sales and e...

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    FUNDING FOR A STATEWIDE NETWORK OF HOUSING NONPROFITS COULD SOON END

    Feb 25, 2019

    A network of about 90 nonprofits that help homeowners across New York state could run out of funding at the end of March. The $176 billion executive budget from Gov. Andrew Cuomo does not replace a funding stream for the nonprofits from the 2012 National Mortgage Settlement that ends next month, acc...

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    ABILITIES UNITED MERGING WITH LARGER DISABILITIES NONPROFIT

    Feb 25, 2019

    Abilities United, a 65-year-old Palo Alto nonprofit serving people with disabilities, will merge with a larger Redwood City-based organization as soon as this June, the nonprofit announced this week. The merger would allow Abilities United and the larger, nearly 100-year-old Gatepath to reduce ...

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    https://NonProfit.report/news-article.aspx?ID=29472947

    FOUNDATION GRANTS FOR OTSEGO COUNTY NONPROFITS ANNOUNCED

    Feb 25, 2019

    The New York Council of Nonprofits (NYCON) is pleased to announce the 2019 Otsego County Mini-Grant Program will be accepting grant applications beginning immediately through March 11th, 2019.  This program is intended to measurably improve the governance and management operations of qualifying...

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    NONPROFITS FACE SKYROCKETING RENTS AND DISPLACEMENT ACROSS THE COUNTRY

    Feb 25, 2019

    Finding affordable rent is not just a challenge for low- and middle-income households looking for a place to live. Nonprofit organizations, especially those dedicated to helping those in neighborhoods where the affordable housing supply is small and shrinking, also find themselves struggling to find...

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    https://NonProfit.report/news-article.aspx?ID=29632963

    ADVENTHEALTH MAKING IT RAIN FOR LOCAL HEALTH-FOCUSED NONPROFITS

    Feb 24, 2019

    AdventHealth’s Community Health Impact Council is accepting grant applications from nonprofits that focus on improving health in Central Florida. The board is providing $1.2 million in grants for programs that address issues like food insecurity, improving access to health care, or helpin...

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    https://NonProfit.report/news-article.aspx?ID=29332933

    DANIELS FUND AWARDED $57.4 MILLION IN 2018

    Feb 23, 2019

    The Denver-based Daniel's Fund has announced that it awarded $57.4 million in grants and scholarships in 2018, bringing its total giving to more than $818.8 million since its founding in 2000. Awards in 2018 include $39.1 million in grants to nonprofits located in Colorado, Utah, New Mexico...

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    https://NonProfit.report/news-article.aspx?ID=29312931

    DIXIE ELKS CHARITABLE FOUNDATION MAKES SUBSTANTIAL DONATION TO ST. GEORGE NONPROFITS

    Feb 23, 2019

    A charitable organization formed decades ago is beginning to bear fruit for various charities in the St. George area. The St. George Dixie Elks Charitable Foundation was created in 1999 by a group of Dixie Elks Lodge members who wanted to give back to the community. According to a press release from...

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    GRANDOOZY ORGANIZERS DONATE $58,000 TO DENVER NONPROFITS

    Feb 22, 2019

    Grandoozy organizers have selected six Denver-area nonprofits to receive more than $58,000 in donations from the festival. The September music festival at Denver’s Overland Park Golf Course brought in 55,000 attendees over the three day-weekend and featured headliners Kendrick Lamar, Florence ...

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    WILTON NONPROFITS JOIN IN ON GIVING DAY

    Feb 21, 2019

    Ten Wilton nonprofits will be participating in Fairfield County’s Giving Day on Friday, Feb. 28. Presented by Fairfield County’s Community Foundation, the day is an opportunity for people to make online donations to their favorite nonprofit organization over the course of 24 hours from 1...

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    COMPUTER EXPERTS HELP NONPROFITS WITH THEIR WEBSITES IN ‘HACK-A-THON

    Feb 21, 2019

    A hack-a-thon is now underway, but it doesn’t involve breaking into the Pentagon mainframe. The event gathers computer experts from across Iowa and leaders of ten Iowa non-profit groups. Alex Karei, vice president of DSM Hack, says the non-profits all need help, from basic websites to way...

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    https://NonProfit.report/news-article.aspx?ID=29172917

    LOCAL NONPROFITS HOPING TO BENEFIT WHEN FAIRFIELD COUNTY GIVING DAY RETURNS

    Feb 21, 2019

    Area nonprofit groups are hoping to hear from regular supporters and new fans when Fairfield County’s Community Foundation (FCCF) presents its sixth annual online Day of Giving. The mission of the annual event is to raise as much money as possible for nonprofit organizations in 24 hours, ...

    THE NEWTOWN BEE
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    NONPROFITS CAN RECEIVE FEDERAL FUNDS FOR HOMELESS PROGRAMS

    Feb 21, 2019

    County officials say they have learned that federal funding to help the homeless will be made available for nonprofits in their county irrespective of whether the county Board of Supervisors formally chooses to participate in the "Continuum of Care" program. A memo from County Administrato...

    THE DAILY GAZETTE
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    https://NonProfit.report/news-article.aspx?ID=29192919

    GIVE BIG GREEN BAY: A CLOSER LOOK AT THE LOCAL NONPROFITS BENEFITING FROM THE EVENT

    Feb 21, 2019

    The Give BIG Green Bay event officially surpassed $1M in donations to local nonprofits Thursday morning. The 40 charity organizations all benefit a variety of concerns and needs in the community. Our Emily Beier spent the morning learning more from four different nonprofits that are getting their na...

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    https://NonProfit.report/news-article.aspx?ID=29202920

    APPLICATIONS OPEN FOR AARP'S 2019 COMMUNITY CHALLENGE GRANT PROGRAM

    Feb 21, 2019

    Applications for AARP's 2019 Community Challenge grant program are open. The program will fund "quick-action" projects in local communities. The grant program is part of AARP's nationwide Livable Communities initiative, according to a release from AARP. The challenge is o...

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    COMMUNITY GROUPS REQUEST NEARLY $400,000 IN FEDERAL MONEY

    Feb 21, 2019

    Community groups, nonprofits, the city's parks department, a developer and Richland County Transit have collectively requested nearly $400,000 in federal funding approved by the city of Mansfield. Richland County Transit, the North End Community Improvement Collaborative (NECIC), City of Mansfie...

    MANSFIELD NEWS JOURNAL
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    https://NonProfit.report/news-article.aspx?ID=29222922

    FIVE TWEETS FOR FUNDRAISERS ON 21 FEBRUARY 2019

    Feb 21, 2019

    Here’s another round-up of tweets that might help, inspire or simply tweak the curiosity of fundraisers. They cover the possible offence of asking some professionals for free services, the challenge of stagnant levels of giving, and a reminder that inspiration for fundraisers is everywhere, in...

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    https://NonProfit.report/news-article.aspx?ID=29302930

    GIVE BIG GREEN BAY SETS OUT TO BENEFIT 40 LOCAL NONPROFITS

    Feb 20, 2019

    Give BIG Green Bay, a 24-hour online crowdfunding event benefiting 40 local nonprofit organizations, launched at noon Wednesday. People can visit giveBIGgreenbay.org to view all 40 charities part of this year's event and make online donations to the charities of their choice through noon Th...

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    MEDICAL ENTITY AWARDS NEARLY $40,000 TO 9 NONPROFITS

    Feb 20, 2019

    Nine nonprofit organizations in the Western Treasure Valley are feeling the love this Valentine’s Day. They received more than $38,000 in funding from the St. Luke’s annual Community Health Improvement Fund (CHIF) grants for 2019. The grants support a variety of health-related programs a...

    THE ARGUS OBSERVER
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    https://NonProfit.report/news-article.aspx?ID=29092909

    NONPROFITS, APPLY NOW FOR JUNIOR LEAGUE OF SANTA BARBARA COMMUNITY ASSISTANCE FUNDS

    Feb 20, 2019

    The Junior League of Santa Barbara (JLSB) is now accepting applications for Community Assistance Funds. Up to $10,000 will be awared to local nonprofits that apply with programs that support the JLSB vision to improve the lives of at-risk children, youth and families in Santa Barbara. In an effort t...

    NOOZHAWK
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    24-HOUR CAMPAIGN TO BENEFIT 40 NONPROFITS

    Feb 20, 2019

    40 nonprofits are looking to benefit from Give BIG Green Bay on Wednesday, as the 24-hour event kicks off at noon. To donate, simply click the link above and check out all the nonprofits that were selected this year. You can also learn more information about the organizations if you're intereste...

    WEAREGREENBAY
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    https://NonProfit.report/news-article.aspx?ID=29502950

    AN UPDATE ON STUDENT LOANS FOR NONPROFIT WORKERS

    Feb 19, 2019

    Last year, an audit revealed that those participating in the student loan forgiveness program for those employed by nonprofits, among other specified jobs, were not being rewarded with the promised debt cancellation after ten years. Now, the latest audit from the Office of the Inspector General (OIG...

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    https://NonProfit.report/news-article.aspx?ID=29102910

    DONATED CLOTHING BENEFITS NONPROFITS

    Feb 19, 2019

    Anyone looking for a deal on clothing only had to go to the Knights of Columbus Hall in Presque Isle over the weekend. Kathy McCarty met with the woman behind the sale and learned how she's using such events to help nonprofits. This clothing, some with the tags still on, has all been donated. It...

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    INSTAGRAM’S NEW FUNDRAISER FEATURE WILL ALLOW USERS TO DONATE TO NONPROFITS

    Feb 19, 2019

    Instagram is now testing a new Fundraiser feature that allows users to make donations to nonprofits through its Stories feature, but questions are arising over its true intentions. According to TechCrunch, code and images found inside the Instagram app point to support for a Fundraise feature that w...

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    GIVE WHERE YOU LIVE COLLIER’ SET TO BENEFIT 40 NONPROFITS IN 24-HOUR ONLINE FUNDRAISER

    Feb 18, 2019

    The fifth annual “Give Where You Live Collier” fundraiser starts at noon Wednesday and runs through noon Thursday to benefit 40 nonprofit agencies that address basic needs and education. The 24-hour online giving campaign is built on the idea that everyone can be a philanthropist by dona...

    NAPLES DAILY NEWS
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    https://NonProfit.report/news-article.aspx?ID=29322932

    NEA AWARDS $215,000 TO 9 INDIANA ARTS NONPROFITS, 2 ARTISTS

    Feb 18, 2019

    Nine Indiana nonprofits and two Hoosier artists are sharing in grants totaling $215,000 awarded by a federal arts agency. The grants announced Thursday by the National Endowment for the Arts include $35,000 for the Bloomington-based Lotus Education & Arts Foundation to support a music and a...

    WFYI
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    https://NonProfit.report/news-article.aspx?ID=28912891

    GIVE WHERE YOU LIVE COLLIER SET TO BENEFIT 40 NONPROFITS IN 24-HOUR ONLINE FUNDRAISER

    Feb 18, 2019

    The fifth annual “Give Where You Live Collier” fundraiser starts at noon Wednesday and runs through noon Thursday to benefit 40 nonprofit agencies that address basic needs and education. The 24-hour online giving campaign is built on the idea that everyone can be a philanthropist by...

    NAPLES DAILY NEWS
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    https://NonProfit.report/news-article.aspx?ID=29012901

    106 AREA NONPROFITS RECEIVE OVER $1.3 MILLION IN GRANTS FROM FAIRFIELD COUNTY’S COMMUNITY FOUNDATION

    Feb 17, 2019

    Fairfield County’s Community Foundation has announced the details for its current grantmaking cycle. Competitive grants totaling $1,330,037 were awarded to 106 nonprofit organizations who align with the Community Foundation’s result areas and its vision to close the opportunity gap in Fa...

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    FARM TECH DAYS PROVIDES $89K IN GRANTS TO NONPROFITS

    Feb 17, 2019

    Twenty-nine charities and nonprofits serving Kewaunee County will share $89,792 in grants from the proceeds of the 2017 Wisconsin Farm Technology Days exposition hosted at Ebert Enterprises near Algoma. When the county initially obtained the right to host Farm Technology Days, organizers said t...

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    OTTO BREMER TRUST AWARDED $50.5 MILLION IN GRANTS, PRIS IN 2018

    Feb 16, 2019

    The Otto Bremer Trust in St. Paul, Minnesota, has announced that it awarded $50.5 million in grants and program-related investments in 2018 to nearly six hundred organizations in Minnesota, North Dakota, and western Wisconsin. The trust, which owns 92 percent of Bremer Bank, seeks to strengthen...

    PHILANTHROPY NEWS DIGEST
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    https://NonProfit.report/news-article.aspx?ID=28932893

    5 WAYS NONPROFITS BENEFIT FROM BETTER TECHNOLOGY

    Feb 15, 2019

    Nonprofits by necessity are lean organizations, working to stretch every dollar so they can have the greatest impact within the communities they serve. Tight budget constraints mean that certain areas of running a nonprofit business, like technology, get placed on the back burner. What many non...

    THE BUSINESS JOURNALS
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    NEW ORLEANS NONPROFIT GETS FUNDING TO EXPAND IN-SCHOOL VISION SCREENINGS

    Feb 15, 2019

    Over the last decade, the Health and Education Alliance of Louisiana, also known as HEAL, has supported schools in New Orleans by providing vision and hearing screenings as well as mental health counseling and expertise in preventative health care for students in need. The program hopes to expand it...

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    THE EXCITING PHILANTHROPIC PROSPECT OF FUNDING NONPROFITS WITH PROBLEMS

    Feb 15, 2019

    The Rick Bayless Family Foundation has made its first three Stepping Stone Grants of $150,000 each to nonprofit Chicago-based theaters with issues. The money is intended to help the theaters surmount financial barriers to their growth and stability, freeing them up to reach even greater artistic hei...

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    https://NonProfit.report/news-article.aspx?ID=28922892

    GIVING HEARTS DAY IMPORTANT FOR NONPROFITS

    Feb 14, 2019

    For many nonprofits, today is crucial. Giving Hearts Day is today and can help those nonprofits provide important services and programming. All donors have to do is go to one online location - givingheartsday.org - choose what to support - and donate. It's a simple way to make a difference to or...

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    https://NonProfit.report/news-article.aspx?ID=28822882

    KROGER ‘SHARES THE LOVE’ WITH $91,877 IN DONATIONS

    Feb 14, 2019

    Kroger’s Central Division on Thursday donated $91,877 to five charities as part of its “Share the Love” event. Chris Gomez of Kroger presented checks to local nonprofit agencies that exemplify the company’s philanthropic goals: “Supporting these organizations, and other...

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    https://NonProfit.report/news-article.aspx?ID=28842884

    NONPROFIT ORGANIZATIONS RECEIVE GRANTS

    Feb 14, 2019

    Seven nonprofits have been awarded $115,000 in grant funding from the Fremont Area Community Foundation. The organizations received the funding during the first competitive grant cycle of 2019, said Melissa Diers, FACF executive director. This brings the total amount of grant funding this year to mo...

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    THESE 4 CHARTS ILLUSTRATE HOW VALUABLE NONPROFITS ARE TO THE U.S. ECONOMY

    Feb 13, 2019

    Nonprofits’ main goal is helping people in need, but the sector itself has grown to the point that it’s also providing a valuable service to the U.S. economy. Overall, the nonprofit sector provides roughly 10% of all private jobs in the U.S., employing more than 12 million people. &...

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    PLANTERS BANK DONATES OVER $6,500 TO CLARKSVILLE NONPROFITS WITH SEASON OF GIVING

    Feb 13, 2019

    This week Planters Bank donated more than $6,500 to four Clarksville nonprofit agencies as part of the bank’s annual Season of Giving. Throughout the Season of Giving, 100 percent of purchases of locally-made Delectable Sweets jams and Kentucky-made Broadbents bacon featured in each Plant...

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    COMMUNITY TRANSIT TO AWARD SURPLUS VANS TO LOCAL NONPROFITS

    Feb 13, 2019

    Community Transit will award 10 surplus vans, earmarked for auction, to local nonprofit organizations to further meet the local demand for transportation. Vehicles are awarded to nonprofit organizations and agencies with 501(c)3 status that primarily serve residents of the Community Transit ser...

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    GIVING HEARTS DAY LARGEST FUNDRAISER FOR MANY AREA NON-PROFITS

    Feb 12, 2019

    Valentine’s Day is Thursday, February 14th. That will also be the day of one of the largest fundraisers in North Dakota. Giving Hearts Day has been a signature fundraising campaign for North Dakota and Northwestern Minnesota nonprofits for the past 12 years. According to the event’s webs...

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    PILOT DONATES MORE THAN $57,000 TO LOCAL NONPROFITS

    Feb 12, 2019

    Pilot convenience stores has donated more than $57,000 to local nonprofit organizations. Both the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society along with the Salvation Army of Knoxville were awarded checks Tuesday morning. Both organizations were excited to use the donation to help local people in need. "That...

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    WELLS FARGO TO GIVE $13M TO NATIVE NONPROFITS

    Feb 12, 2019

    To support greater economic empowerment in tribal communities, the Wells Fargo Foundation has awarded nearly $13 million to nonprofits supporting American Indian and Alaska Native communities. Part of a five-year, $50 million commitment to expand its focus on tribal philanthropy, the funding wi...

    CHEROKEE PHOENIX
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    FIVE MAINE ‘HEALTHY FOOD’ NONPROFITS RECEIVE $125K FROM HARVARD PILGRIM

    Feb 12, 2019

    Harvard Pilgrim Health Care Foundation has awarded $125,000 to five Maine community food programs, part of the nearly $625,000 in new Healthy Food Fund grants awarded to 25 nonprofits in Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts and New Hampshire. The 2019 awards bring the total to $4.6 million of Heal...

    MAINEBIZ.BIZ
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    MEREDITH VILLAGE SAVINGS BANK AWARDS GRANTS TO LAKES REGION NONPROFITS

    Feb 11, 2019

    The Meredith Village Savings Bank Fund at New Hampshire Charitable Foundation has awarded $120,381 to 32 nonprofit organizations. These grants are in addition to the bank’s other local contributions in the form of sponsorships, donations, matching funds to the United Way and scholarships. ...

    THE LACONIA DAILY SUN
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    https://NonProfit.report/news-article.aspx?ID=28602860

    FIDELITY BANK DONATES $400K THROUGH LIFEDESIGN COMMUNITY DIVIDEND

    Feb 11, 2019

    Fidelity Bank donated over $400,000 to more than 250 organizations, events, and causes in several Central Massachusetts communities including Worcester, Fitchburg, and Leominster in 2018 through its LifeDesign Community Dividend. “The LifeDesign Community Dividend is the best example of h...

    GOLOCALWORCESTER
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    MIMO MONITORS ANNOUNCES PARTNERSHIP WITH TECHSOUP TO SUPPLY NONPROFIT ORGANIZATIONS WITH SMALL TOUCHSCREEN DISPLAYS AND TABLETS

    Feb 11, 2019

    The experts in small touchscreen displays, today announced a partnership with TechSoup, a San Francisco-based nonprofit that supports nonprofit organizations around the world with mission-critical resources, knowledge, and connections. Through this partnership, Mimo Monitors will be providing eligib...

    PR NEWSWIRE
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    https://NonProfit.report/news-article.aspx?ID=28622862

    SAN ANTONIO NONPROFIT ORGANIZATION PROVIDING FREE HELP TO WOMEN

    Feb 11, 2019

    Since opening its door six years ago, Any Woman Can has been a place where women can go to get help. It's a health center that offers a lot of free programs. Executive Director Shan Wiley emphasizes the importance for women and teen girls to understand that there is no strings attached with visi...

    KSAT-TV
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    STUDENT PROJECTS BRINGS IN DONATIONS FOR NONPROFITS

    Feb 10, 2019

    A student-led nonprofit started selling windshield covers for charity last semester, and they’ve been more than scraping by since. The project came about through Minnesota State University’s integrated business experience, or IBE, course. The College of Business class split 67 stude...

    THE FREE PRESS
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    VALLEY SCHOOL DISTRICT RECEIVES $3,000 TO DISTRIBUTE TO NONPROFITS

    Feb 10, 2019

    Valley School District was one of eight schools in the state to receive $3,000 from the CenturyLink Middle School Philanthropy Program. Students in Katie Clark’s language arts class will learn about local needs in Jerome County and will decide which nonprofits should receive grants. They ...

    TIMES-NEWS
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    HOSPICE DONATES RETIRED COMPUTER DESKTOPS TO NONPROFITS

    Feb 10, 2019

    Hospice of Humboldt donated approximately 20 retired hard drives, monitors and keyboards to two other local nonprofit organizations — Food for People and the Jefferson Park Community Center. In keeping with its hardware replacement policy, Hospice gradually switched out all of the desktops com...

    TIMES-STANDARD
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    https://NonProfit.report/news-article.aspx?ID=28832883

    HOSPICE DONATES RETIRED COMPUTER DESKTOPS TO NONPROFITS

    Feb 10, 2019

    Hospice of Humboldt donated approximately 20 retired hard drives, monitors and keyboards to two other local nonprofit organizations Food for People and the Jefferson Park Community Center. In keeping with its hardware replacement policy, Hospice gradually switched out all of the desktops comput...

    TIMES-STANDARD
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    ARIZONA NON-PROFITS CAN APPLY NOW FOR MORE THAN $2 MILLION IN A COMMUNITY THRIVES GRANTS

    Feb 08, 2019

    Inspired by a story in The Arizona Republic, Mesa resident Randy Hansen gave $1 million to Jacob's Mission, a non-profit community center for children in foster care founded by three foster moms in Arizona. Hansen's act of generosity would be a humbling reward for any journalist who car...

    AZCENTRAL.COM
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    https://NonProfit.report/news-article.aspx?ID=28552855

    WHEATSVILLE CO-OP RAISES $181K FOR AUSTIN-AREA NONPROFITS

    Feb 07, 2019

    Officials of Wheatsville Food Co-op operators of a pair of full-service, natural foods cooperative grocery stores in Austin recently celebrated the raising of more than $180,000 to area nonprofits. Wheatsville customers at the store at 3101 Guadalupe St. or 4001 S. Lamar Blvd. are given the option t...

    PATCH
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    MORE THAN 200 NONPROFITS RECEIVE FUNDS FROM MEMIC EMPLOYEES; GIVING FOCUSED ON MEDICAL RESEARCH, COMMUNITY SUPPORT AND ANIMAL WELFARE

    Feb 07, 2019

    If you had $100 to give, where would it go? For the second year in a row, all of The MEMIC Group's 450 plus employees had the opportunity to answer that question. Workers' compensation specialist MEMIC kicked off its first charitable giving campaign last year, to celebrate the company&#...

    WORKERSCOMPENSATION.COM
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    DANOS FOUNDATION GRANTS FUNDING TO 17 NONPROFITS

    Feb 07, 2019

    The Danos Foundation has awarded grants to 16 nonprofit organizations in south Louisiana and one organization in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. Organizations in Baton Rouge, Houma, Lafayette, New Orleans and Thibodaux areas are all recipients of the combined $45,000 of funding for organizational programm...

    KADN
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    https://NonProfit.report/news-article.aspx?ID=28462846

    TWILIO.ORG ANNOUNCES GRANTS OF MORE THAN $1.4 MILLION TO 15 NONPROFITS

    Feb 07, 2019

    Twilio (NYSE: TWLO), the leading cloud communications platform, today announced that the company’s social impact arm - Twilio.org - has awarded more than $1.4 million to 15 nonprofits, its largest grant round to date. These grants were made through the Twilio.org Impact Fund, which has awarded...

    BUSINESS WIRE
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    https://NonProfit.report/news-article.aspx?ID=28472847

    DAKOTA ELECTRIC MEMBERS DONATE MORE THAN $21,000 TO NONPROFITS

    Feb 06, 2019

    Dakota Electric Association distributed $21,480 in 2018 through its Helping Neighbors program to the Community Action Program, the Salvation Army and 360 communities for local energy assistance. Dakota Electric’s Helping Neighbors is an ongoing program established by the Helping Neighbors...

    NORTHFIELD NEWS
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    https://NonProfit.report/news-article.aspx?ID=28442844

    INSERTING AND REPLACING GRANT GIVEN TO MISSISSIPPI NONPROFITS TO AID MULTIPLE COMMUNITY MISSIONS

    Feb 05, 2019

    Inserted quotes from Senator Hyde Smith and Senator Wicker for release issued February 4, 2019. BankPlus and FHLB Dallas Award More Than $40K in Funds through Partnership Grant Program. Local dignitaries joined representatives from BankPlus and the Federal Home Loan Bank of Dallas (FHLB Da...

    BRISTOL HERALD COURIER
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    https://NonProfit.report/news-article.aspx?ID=28352835

    MLB, MLBPA TO DONATE $500,000 TO NONPROFITS TO HELP COMBAT HUMAN TRAFFICKING

    Feb 05, 2019

    Major League Baseball and the Major League Baseball Players Association announced on Tuesday that the organizations will donte $500,000 through 2021 to nonprofits to help stop human trafficking. Their contributions will aid nonprofits that highlight education and programming to stop human traff...

    SPORTS ILLUSTRATED
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    https://NonProfit.report/news-article.aspx?ID=28362836

    TWO LOCAL NONPROFITS AWARDED $40K BY AEG COMMUNITY FOUNDATION

    Feb 05, 2019

    Two Hawaii nonprofits now have $40,000 more to help those in the community. The AEG Community Foundation, which manages the Hawaii Convention Center aims to support children and families in need in the areas of K-12 education, the arts and health and wellness in communities. The group awar...

    KITV
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    https://NonProfit.report/news-article.aspx?ID=28372837

    CT COMMUNITY NONPROFIT ALLIANCE RECEIVES DONATION FROM GOODWORKS FINANCIAL

    Feb 05, 2019

    The Connecticut Community Nonprofit Alliance recently received a generous $5,000 donation from GoodWorks Financial Group in New Milford through Wheeler & Taylor Insurance, a GoodWorks Financial member. GoodWorks donates to nonprofit program sponsors 20 percent of the revenue it earns on ins...

    CONNECTICUTPLUS.COM
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    BANK MITTEN DRIVE DONATES $4,200 TO NH FOOD BANK

    Feb 04, 2019

    Meredith Village Savings Bank and Merrimack County Savings Bank are grateful for members of the community who donated cold weather items to their annual Mitten Tree drives. More than 2,100 mittens, gloves, hats and scarves were collected and distributed to local schools and nonprofits. In keeping wi...

    LACONIA DAILY SUN
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    UNITED WAY AWARDS VOLUNTEERS, BUSINESSES FOR NONPROFIT SUPPORT

    Feb 04, 2019

    United Way of Grayson County celebrated the 2018 efforts of local businesses and volunteers to support area nonprofits with the organization’s Annual Community Awards event Friday night. The award ceremony was held at Kidd-Key Auditorium in Sherman and recognized corporate, as well as ind...

    HERALD DEMOCRAT
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    TABLE 53: $250K IN DONATIONS

    Feb 04, 2019

    Sheraton Kauai Resort, on Poipu Beach, announced that its unique giving program, Table 53, has donated more than $250,000 in the past six years to local nonprofits that feed the hungry, provide support for Kauai’s keiki and assist cultural organizations. Named for a popular table at the r...

    THE GARDEN ISLAND
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    https://NonProfit.report/news-article.aspx?ID=28292829

    TWO LOCAL NONPROFITS RECEIVE EXCELLUS GRANTS

    Feb 04, 2019

    Excellus BlueCross BlueShield recently awarded grants to 13 nonprofit organizations in the Rochester region. Two of the recipients Family Promise of Ontario County Inc and Bishop Sheen Ecumenical Housing Foundation have ties to local Catholic institutions. Community Health Awards are given to progra...

    CATHOLIC COURIER
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    https://NonProfit.report/news-article.aspx?ID=28302830

    FOMAG HOLIDAY EVENTS RAISED SUPPORT FOR OTHER NONPROFITS

    Feb 03, 2019

    On behalf of the trustees of Friends of Music at Guilford, now in its 53rd Anniversary Season, I extend sincere thanks to everyone who attended and otherwise supported our holiday programs in December. Door donations at the 48th Community Messiah Sing on Saturday, December 1, and the 46th Christmas ...

    BRATTLEBORO REFORMER
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    https://NonProfit.report/news-article.aspx?ID=28192819

    STILLMAN BANK DONATES $2K CHECKS TO 10 NONPROFITS

    Feb 02, 2019

    Stillman Bank recently presented $2,000 checks to 10 nonprofits throughout Rock River Valley. During Stillman Bank’s recent Purchase with a Purpose Debit Card campaign, a $1 donation was made to local charities with every Stillman Bank debit card transaction up to $20,000. The charit...

    ROCKFORD REGISTER STAR
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    https://NonProfit.report/news-article.aspx?ID=28212821

    BLUMENTHAL, MURPHY ASK HUD TO FULLY FUND NONPROFITS AFFECTED BY SHUTDOWN

    Feb 01, 2019

    U.S. Sens. Richard Blumenthal and Chris Murphy have asked Ben Carson, secretary of the Department of Housing and Urban Development, to ensure nonprofits affected by the 35-day shutdown receive the federal grant money they earned. In a Thursday letter to Carson, the senators highlighted Noank Co...

    THE DAY
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    ALLSTATE FOUNDATION AWARDS $1,000 GRANT TO TH NONPROFITS

    Feb 01, 2019

    Two Terre Haute Allstate agency owners recently earned $1,000 The Allstate Foundation Helping Hands grants for Terre Haute nonprofits. As volunteers with these organizations, they join thousands of Allstate agency owners and financial specialists around the country who aim to improve their comm...

    TRIBUNE STAR
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    https://NonProfit.report/news-article.aspx?ID=28202820

    RICHMOND CITY COUNCIL ALLOCATES CDBG FUNDS TO LOCAL NONPROFITS

    Jan 31, 2019

    Richmond will receive $19,468 in Community Development Block Grant funds this year, not nearly as much as past years, but officials will still share the wealth. City Manager Jon Moore explained the breakdown in dollars at a city council meeting and how the funds are allowed to be allocated by o...

    THE VOICE
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    CHOCOLATE FESTIVAL TO BENEFIT COUNTY NONPROFITS

    Jan 31, 2019

    Is there anything sweeter than a decadent piece of chocolate? It turns out there is. And that is enjoying a sweet treat in the name of charity. The Carolina Chocolate Festival is held each year at the Crystal Coast Civic Center in Morehead City and packs the event center to the brim with sweet ...

    CAROLINA COAST ONLINE
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    BROOKSHIRE BROTHERS AWARDS NONPROFITS, EDUCATION FOUNDATIONS GRANTS

    Jan 31, 2019

    Brookshire Brothers has awarded numerous grants to several local and East Texas nonprofit and educational organizations. The Brookshire Brothers Charitable Foundation awarded $130,000 in grants Wednesday morning to help area nonprofits to get resources needed to continue to offer services. Brookshir...

    THE LUFKIN DAILY NEWS
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    https://NonProfit.report/news-article.aspx?ID=28132813

    FUNDING TO DAYTON AREA NON-PROFITS INCREASES 40 PERCENT

    Jan 31, 2019

    The healthy economy in 2018 proved a good year for area nonprofits. The Dayton Foundation’s fund holders have awarded 10,714 grants totaling $37.1 million to not-for-profit organizations locally and across the country since July. This is a 41 percent increase in dollars awarded over the s...

    DAYTON DAILY NEWS
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    https://NonProfit.report/news-article.aspx?ID=28142814

    GRANTS OF UP TO £20,000 AVAILABLE TO LOCAL CHARITIES & GOOD CAUSES

    Jan 30, 2019

    From 6 February, local charities and good causes can apply for a share of over £3 million, raised by the players of People’s Postcode Lottery. Applications are open from 6 February until 20 February, and can be for any sum between £500 and £20,000. The money is avai...

    UK FUNDRAISING
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    https://NonProfit.report/news-article.aspx?ID=28032803

    LOANS AVAILABLE TO MAINE NONPROFITS DUE TO LAST YEAR'S STORM

    Jan 30, 2019

    The federal government is reminding private nonprofit groups in southern Maine that they have until early March to request a loan to help with damages suffered during a storm and flooding last year. The U.S. Small Business Administration is taking economic injury disaster loan applications from...

    WABI
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    https://NonProfit.report/news-article.aspx?ID=28042804

    CHARLES KOCH-LED GROUP INVESTS ALMOST $2 MILLION IN CHICAGO-AREA NONPROFITS

    Jan 30, 2019

    Youth Guidance, a Chicago-based nonprofit that mentors and assists at-risk young people, has received $1 million from Stand Together, an initiative supported by billionaire businessman Charles Koch. The donation, announced today, is part of a total $6.86 million given to 10 nonprofits nationwide tha...

    CRAIN'S CHICAGO BUSINESS
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    https://NonProfit.report/news-article.aspx?ID=28052805

    NONPROFITS AND CHARITIES CAN NOW BOOK OFFICE SPACE FOR FREE, COURTESY OF THE GREENHOUSE

    Jan 30, 2019

    The plight of renters looking for housing in Vancouver may be a hot-button issue for residents, but the difficulty in securing commercial real estate is often overlooked. The vacancy rate for downtown offices—according to the latest statistics from CBRE, a commercial real-estate services ...

    STRAIGHT
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    NEW GRANT PROGRAM FOR CAMDEN NON-PROFITS

    Jan 29, 2019

    Several organizations in Camden County are teaming up to provide funding to non-profits in the city of Camden. Conner Strong & Buckelew, the Michaels Organization, NFI, and the Cooper Foundation announced a new $1 million program to benefit non-profit community organizations in Camden. ...

    SNJ TODAY
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    https://NonProfit.report/news-article.aspx?ID=27902790

    GLOBAL PAYMENTS EXPANDS INTEGRATED FUNDRAISING SOFTWARE SOLUTIONS TO CANADA

    Jan 29, 2019

    Global Payments Inc. (NYSE: GPN), a leading worldwide provider of payment technology and software solutions, announced today the expansion of its Greater Giving fundraising software solutions to Canada. The suite of integrated software solutions is designed to simplify fundraising events and streaml...

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    https://NonProfit.report/news-article.aspx?ID=27952795

    LAMAR COUNTY NONPROFITS HOPEFUL TAX LAW WON’T IMPACT DONATIONS

    Jan 29, 2019

    Some local nonprofits are worried last year’s changes to the nation’s tax laws that raised the standard deduction will affect their ability to raise funds. The Tax Cuts and Jobs Act, which went into effect for the 2018 tax year, approximately doubles the standard deduction to $12,000 for...

    THE PARIS NEWS
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    UNITEDHEALTHCARE DONATES $50,000 TO NORTH CAROLINA NONPROFITS TO SUPPORT ONGOING NEEDS FOR PEOPLE RECOVERING FROM HURRICANE FLORENCE

    Jan 29, 2019

    UnitedHealthcare Community Plan of North Carolina has donated $50,000 to Legal Aid of North Carolina and the North Carolina Coalition to End Homelessness as part of the company’s efforts to support Hurricane Florence recovery. Each organization received $25,000 to aid continued recovery effort...

    BUSINESS WIRE
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    https://NonProfit.report/news-article.aspx?ID=27982798

    ALASKA COMMUNITY FOUNDATION RAISES OVER $100 MILLION FOR ALASKA NONPROFITS

    Jan 28, 2019

    The Alaska Community Foundation recently announced that it has raised $100 million that will be used to benefit Alaska nonprofits now and for generations to come. ACF connects members of the community with causes that matter. When people donate to ACF, they may choose what causes to support. Do...

    THE ALASKA 100
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    https://NonProfit.report/news-article.aspx?ID=27892789

    SOUTH JERSEY NON-PROFITS RECEIVE STATE FUNDING

    Jan 28, 2019

    Several community projects throughout the state, including some right here in South Jersey, have received new state funding. The New Jersey Department of Community Affairs (DCA) announced on Monday, January 28th, that $9.76 million in grants have been awarded to several community-based non-prof...

    SNJ TODAY
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    https://NonProfit.report/news-article.aspx?ID=27872787

    STAND TOGETHER ANNOUNCES GIVING TOGETHER INITIATIVE TO UNITE AMERICANS AND BREAK THE CYCLE OF POVERTY

    Jan 26, 2019

    Stand Together,  a national organization committed to breaking the cycle of poverty, announced today the launch of its Giving Together Initiative to encourage individuals to leverage their time, talents, and resources to break the cycle of poverty in America. The Giving Together Initiative...

    PR NEWSWIRE
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    https://NonProfit.report/news-article.aspx?ID=27882788

    GANNETT FOUNDATION GIVES MONEY TO 8 NONPROFITS IN MONMOUTH, OCEAN

    Jan 25, 2019

    The Gannett Foundation announced Friday $22,600 in community grants to eight nonprofits in Monmouth and Ocean Counties. The money will help fund a variety of projects such as handicap access, a new home for a veteran or transportation for kids with cancer. The Gannett Foundation is the corporate fou...

    ASBURY PARK PRESS
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    https://NonProfit.report/news-article.aspx?ID=27972797

    PAUL HAMLYN FOUNDATION & COMIC RELIEF ANNOUNCE £2.4M TECH FOR GOOD FUND

    Jan 25, 2019

    Paul Hamlyn Foundation and Comic Relief are to continue running the Tech for Good programme for another three years, offering funding totalling £2.4 million. The Tech for Good fund supports not for profit organisations that are using technology to deliver new ideas and improve services. C...

    UK FUNDRAISING
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    https://NonProfit.report/news-article.aspx?ID=27782778

    CANCER RESEARCH UK RECEIVES £10M PHILANTHROPIC DONATION TOWARDS NEW RESEARCH INITIATIVES

    Jan 24, 2019

    Cancer Research UK has announced that it is putting almost £60million into funding three major new international research initiatives, which includes a £10million donation from The Mark Foundation for Cancer Research. The programmes will focus on the microbiome, chronic inflammation...

    UK FUNDRAISING
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    https://NonProfit.report/news-article.aspx?ID=27792779

    GREENHAM TRUST SECURES £25M FUNDING VIA PRIVATE PLACEMENT

    Jan 24, 2019

    Independent financial risk advisory firm JCRA arranged the deal with Aberdeen Standard (ASI) on behalf of the Trust. Independent financial risk advisory firm JCRA arranged the deal with Aberdeen Standard (ASI) on behalf of the Trust. Greenham Trust uses income generated from its asset port...

    UK FUNDRAISING
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    https://NonProfit.report/news-article.aspx?ID=27802780

    24 NEIGHBORHOOD NONPROFITS SHARE IN $341K 'SMALL AND MIGHTY' GRANTS

    Jan 24, 2019

    The Black Urban Gardeners and Farmers of Pittsburgh Co-Op plans to spend a $15,000 infusion on expanding a neighborhood nutrition program and planning a co-op grocery store and farmers market in Homestead. Raising Achievement in Monroeville and Pitcairn, a volunteer-led organization known as RA...

    TRIBLIVE
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    https://NonProfit.report/news-article.aspx?ID=27812781

    HEALTH INSURER AWARDS GRANTS TO 13 UPSTATE NONPROFITS

    Jan 23, 2019

    Two area nonprofits have been awarded community health award grants from Excellus BlueCross BlueShield. Thirteen nonprofit organizations in upstate regions were chosen to receive funding of up to $4,000 each for health and wellness programs across 14 counties. Pathfinder Village Foundation...

    THE DAILY STAR
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    https://NonProfit.report/news-article.aspx?ID=27692769

    CHEROKEE NATION DONATES $12,500 TOTAL TO TWO ADAIR COUNTY NONPROFITS

    Jan 23, 2019

    Cherokee Nation donated a total of $12,500 to two local Adair County nonprofit organizations on Jan. 18. Tribal Councilor Canaan Duncan, former Tribal Councilor and current Registrar Frankie Hargis, Secretary of State Chuck Hoskin Jr. and Cherokee National Treasure Tommy Wildcat delivered the c...

    CHEROKEE NATION
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    ROSEDALE FEDERAL DONATES $120K TO NONPROFITS

    Jan 23, 2019

    Rosedale Federal Savings & Loan Association, a locally run, independent mutual savings and loan institution headquartered in Perry Hall announced Wednesday a total donation of $120,000 as part of an annual tradition of community giving. Rosedale Federal Savings & Loan Association’s boa...

    THE DAILY RECORD
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    https://NonProfit.report/news-article.aspx?ID=27712771

    PPL ELECTRIC UTILITIES GIVES $87,500 TO 10 LANCASTER COUNTY NONPROFITS

    Jan 23, 2019

    PPL Electric Utilities made donations totaling $87,500 to 10 nonprofits in Lancaster County during 2018, the Allentown-based company announced Tuesday. The gifts were made through the state’s Education Improvement Tax Credit program.

    LANCASTERONLINE
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    https://NonProfit.report/news-article.aspx?ID=27722772

    ANNUAL GRANT DISTRIBUTION FROM LEGENDS CASINO OPEN TO NONPROFITS

    Jan 22, 2019

    Legends Casino Hotel is inviting nonprofit organizations to apply for the Yakama Cares annual grant distribution. The Charitable Contributions fund otherwise known as Yakama Cares will be distributed in May for 2019. Nonprofit organizations are encouraged to submit applications for consideration by ...

    KIMA
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    https://NonProfit.report/news-article.aspx?ID=27542754

    THE SHARED PLATFORM AS A NONPROFIT COMMONS

    Jan 22, 2019

    Across the greater Omaha-Council Bluffs metropolitan area, there are hundreds of nonprofit organizations in need of volunteers, supplies, and monetary donations but lacking the resources to market their needs. SHARE Omaha, a new online platform, plans to make volunteering easier by creating a one-st...

    NONPROFIT QUARTERLY
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    https://NonProfit.report/news-article.aspx?ID=27612761

    HOW LOCAL NONPROFITS RAISED RECORD AMOUNTS THROUGH SANTA CRUZ GIVES

    Jan 22, 2019

    “Are you seeing me move around or anything?” he asks his virtual audience. He shakes his head, staring with a look of hopelessness into his iPad as he broadcasts from his bed, occasionally flashing the kind of self-deprecating smile you might expect from a man wearing a tuxedo t-shirt. &...

    GOOD TIMES
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    https://NonProfit.report/news-article.aspx?ID=27622762

    MLK DAY BENEFITS SEVEN LOCAL NONPROFITS

    Jan 22, 2019

    Over 100 volunteers braved the cold yesterday to give back to the community at the third annual Hopewell Gives Back: MLK Day of Service, an event organized by three Hopewell Central High School teens, Sarah Cleveland, Sam Fowler, and Gavin Fowler. The efforts benefitted a number of local nonprofit o...

    MERCERME
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    https://NonProfit.report/news-article.aspx?ID=27632763

    UPCOMING LOBBYING AND ADVOCACY TRAINING FOR NONPROFIT ORGANIZATIONS

    Jan 22, 2019

    Information provided by United Way and Community Foundation for San Benito County. Three San Benito County organizations are set to host an upcoming workshop on lobbying and advocacy for other regional nonprofits. The United Way of San Benito County, First 5 and the Community Foundation fo...

    BENITOLINK
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    https://NonProfit.report/news-article.aspx?ID=27642764

    BATAVIA MOTHERS CLUB FOUNDATION RAISES THOUSANDS FOR LOCAL CHARITIES AND NONPROFITS

    Jan 21, 2019

    The Batavia Mothers' Club Foundation raised around $4,000 for local schools and nonprofit organizations during its 80s themed Bunco event, "Totally Rad Bunco," on Jan. 12 at the Batavia Moose Lodge. The event was open to the public, and the funds were raised through registration fees, ...

    KANE COUNTY CHRONICLE
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    FRISCO TO AWARD MORE THAN $150,000 TO LOCAL NONPROFITS

    Jan 21, 2019

    The town of Frisco is set to award more than $150,000 to local nonprofits and causes through its annual grant process during the regular town council meeting on Tuesday evening. On Jan. 22, the town council will be awarding more than $60,000 in cash and $34,000 in in-kind donations to 47 differ...

    SUMMITDAILY
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    https://NonProfit.report/news-article.aspx?ID=27562756

    NONPROFIT DREAM CENTER INSTITUTIONS PLACED IN RECEIVERSHIP

    Jan 21, 2019

    The nonprofit Dream Center Education Holdings, which owns the Art Institutes, Argosy and South Universities, filed for receivership in federal court last week. The court appointed a receiver Friday. The company can prevent the universities from closing under a receivership. It also allows DCEH,...

    INSIDE HIGHER ED
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    BARRETT-JACKSON RAISES A RECORD $9.6 MILLION FOR CHARITY WITH HELP FROM CELEBRITIES, TOP AUTO MANUFACTURERS, DURING 48TH ANNUAL SCOTTSDALE AUCTION

    Jan 20, 2019

    Barrett-Jackson was the epicenter for raising much-needed funds and awareness on behalf of deserving charities nationwide at its 48th Annual Scottsdale Auction, January 12-20, 2019, at WestWorld of Scottsdale. During the weeklong premier automotive lifestyle event, Barrett-Jackson raised $9.6 millio...

    CITIZEN TRIBUNE
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    TWIN CITIES NONPROFITS REPORT NO DROP IN DONATIONS AFTER FIRST YEAR OF TAX CHANGES

    Jan 19, 2019

    Leaders of the St. Paul Chamber Orchestra were feeling a bit uneasy as year’s end approached. So were the folks at the Animal Humane Society and Loaves and Fishes. All three nonprofits rely on year-end donations to fund their missions, which range from performing great music, to finding homes ...

    STARTRIBUNE
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    https://NonProfit.report/news-article.aspx?ID=27462746

    LL BEAN DONATED $4 MILLION TO NONPROFIT GROUPS LAST YEAR

    Jan 19, 2019

    L.L. Bean may direct some of its financial support for national parks to restoration efforts following the federal shutdown. The Freeport, Maine, outdoor gear retailer announced Wednesday that it gave away $4 million last year in charitable donations, including $2.8 million through its new Outd...

    THE KEENE SENTINEL
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    https://NonProfit.report/news-article.aspx?ID=27482748

    COBB COUNTY NONPROFITS CAN APPLY FOR GRANTS

    Jan 17, 2019

    Cobb Community Foundation staff is offering Cobb Community Impact Grant overview and training to help nonprofit organizations learn more about this grant and the application process. Both sessions will be held in the community room, Cobb Chamber building, 240 Interstate North Parkway, Atlanta.&...

    AJC
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    https://NonProfit.report/news-article.aspx?ID=27352735

    SHARE OMAHA CONNECTS NONPROFITS AND VOLUNTEERS THROUGH SOCIAL MEDIA

    Jan 17, 2019

    There are more than 200 nonprofit organizations across the metro and many face the same challenge - too big a need, not enough resources. HELP, a nonprofit organization specializing in medical device rental, relies on donations from the community. "We are able to to help nearly 7,000 ...

    KETV
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    https://NonProfit.report/news-article.aspx?ID=27362736

    ALASKA COMMUNITY FOUNDATION RAISES $100M TO SUPPORT STATEWIDE NONPROFITS

    Jan 17, 2019

    The Alaska Community Foundation has raised $100 million to permanently support Alaska nonprofits and other community causes, the foundation announced Wednesday. The $100 million Alaska Fund was created by private donations from more than 1,600 Alaskans — all the way from a $25 contributio...

    ALASKA PUBLIC MEDIA
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    https://NonProfit.report/news-article.aspx?ID=27372737

    SHUTDOWN IMPACT ON FUNDS FOR LOCAL NON-PROFITS

    Jan 17, 2019

    Victims of abuse depend on non- profits and community groups for shelter and support. Those groups that provide those things also depend on the federal government. The shutdown is affecting them too. This means that right now, they're spending money with no idea when they'll get it back...

    WRDW-TV
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    https://NonProfit.report/news-article.aspx?ID=27382738

    WARWICK NONPROFITS WIN MORE THAN $56,000 IN GRANTS FOR ANIMAL CARE

    Jan 17, 2019

    Two Warwick organizations are among the organizations that will share $480,000 in grants for animal welfare services across Rhode Island. The grants will fund everything from low-cost vet care for the pets of needy owners to shelter for sick or injured animals. “The generosity of our dono...

    WARWICK BEACON
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    https://NonProfit.report/news-article.aspx?ID=27392739

    ALASKA NONPROFIT MARKS 9-DIGIT DONATIONS GOAL

    Jan 16, 2019

    An Alaska group is celebrating $100,000,000 of giving by the state's residents, nearly half of it from an anonymous contribution. For the Alaska Community Foundation, the sum represents a remarkable milestone and achievement. On Wednesday, ACF announced at Catholic Social Services in A...

    KTVA
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    https://NonProfit.report/news-article.aspx?ID=27472747

    L.L. BEAN DONATED $4 MILLION TO NONPROFITS LAST YEAR

    Jan 16, 2019

    L.L. Bean may direct some of its financial support for national parks to restoration efforts following the federal shutdown. The Freeport outdoor gear retailer announced Wednesday that it gave away $4 million last year in charitable donations, including $2.8 million through its new Outdoor Access Fu...

    THE TIMES RECORD
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    https://NonProfit.report/news-article.aspx?ID=27262726

    JUNIOR LEAGUE OF VICTORIA READY TO ALLOCATE GRANTS TO NONPROFITS

    Jan 16, 2019

    The Junior League of Victoria awards Community Assistance Funds to nonprofits in the community that focus on ensuring children and families have the opportunities necessary to grow physically, intellectually, emotionally, economically and socially. The Junior League is soliciting applications from o...

    VICTORIA ADVOCATE
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    https://NonProfit.report/news-article.aspx?ID=27272727

    AGGRESSIVE FUNDRAISING CAMPAIGN GENERATES MILLIONS ANNUALLY FOR ALASKA NONPROFITS

    Jan 16, 2019

    A publicly-supported Alaska philanthropic organization said Wednesday it has raised $100 million to create an endowment for nonprofits, in what officials say may be the largest public fundraising campaign in state history. The endowment will spin off several million dollars each year for nonpro...

    ANCHORAGE DAILY NEWS
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    https://NonProfit.report/news-article.aspx?ID=27282728

    GOOGLE’S NEW EMPLOYEE PERK: PAID SABBATICALS TO WORK FOR NONPROFITS

    Jan 15, 2019

    Google’s nonprofit division Google.org has long committed to donating 1% of the company’s total equity and profits to charity. Based on the $1 billion pledge it made in October 2017, the company has focused on causes like education, economic opportunity, and inclusion. Some groups receiv...

    FAST COMPANY
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    https://NonProfit.report/news-article.aspx?ID=27182718

    NINE STEPS NONPROFIT ORGANIZATIONS CAN TAKE TO BECOME SELF-FUNDING

    Jan 15, 2019

    One of the hardest parts about creating and then maintaining a nonprofit organization is sourcing money to sustain growth. It's a difficult balancing act to provide quality service and reach as many in need as possible while garnering enough funding to keep the operation supported. All too often...

    FORBES
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    https://NonProfit.report/news-article.aspx?ID=27192719

    CHRISTMAS TREE FUNDRAISER GENERATES $17,683 FOR NONPROFITS

    Jan 15, 2019

    Receiving donations Monday from the Watertown Area Community Foundation’s Christmas Tree Fundraiser were, front row, Neil Meister, Mellette House; Char Torgerson, Watertown Volunteer Center, and Connie Cutler, Watertown Police Department K-9 Unit; second, row (left), Rita Rahlf, 60s Plus Dinin...

    THE PUBLIC OPINION
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    https://NonProfit.report/news-article.aspx?ID=27202720

    COW CREEK UMPQUA FOUNDATION AWARDS GRANTS TO SOUTHERN OREGON NON-PROFITS

    Jan 15, 2019

    The Cow Creek Umpqua Indian Foundation has awarded nearly $500 hundred thousand dollars to nonprofits in seven different counties in southwest and central Oregon. Last Wednesday, the foundation awarded $496,550 to 73 nonprofits, including 14 in Douglas County. The foundation gave $107,800 to groups ...

    THE NEWS-REVIEW
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    https://NonProfit.report/news-article.aspx?ID=27212721

    HERE’S HOW THE GIVING GROUP BOOSTS ARIZONA NONPROFITS

    Jan 14, 2019

    It is human nature to give. We all do it in one way or another. Some of us give time while others give money. Some of us listen to the people we love and support them when they are conflicted. We try to make a positive impact any way we can for the people we care about.  That’s how human ...

    AZ BIG MEDIA
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    https://NonProfit.report/news-article.aspx?ID=27102710

    PARK SLOPE NONPROFIT WINS $100,000 FROM BK COMMUNITY FOUNDATION

    Jan 14, 2019

    A nonprofit based on 4th Avenue will get $100,000 from the Brooklyn Community Foundation, the organization announced. VOCAL-NY was one of five local organizations chosen to receive the annual Spark Prize. The organization, started in 1999 as a progressive AIDS housing network, will be honored a...

    PATCH
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    https://NonProfit.report/news-article.aspx?ID=27112711

    MONEY FROM DONOR-ADVISED FUNDS IS AT WORK IMPROVING COMMUNITIES

    Jan 14, 2019

    What do you need to look for when it comes to buying new training tracking software to help with employee onboarding? It can be hard to know what the key features are and think about the things you really need for your training to run more smoothly. Let’s take a look at the most important feat...

    THE CHRONICLE OF PHILANTHROPY
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    https://NonProfit.report/news-article.aspx?ID=27122712

    EL POMAR TRUSTEES AWARD GRANTS WORTH $190K TO HIGH COUNTRY NONPROFITS

    Jan 14, 2019

    El Pomar Trustees has announced approving $190,000 for 10 nonprofit organizations spread out across the High Country, including some that work out of Summit County. Through the foundation's grant processes, the following organizations were awarded: El Pomar Foundation was founded by Spencer and ...

    SUMMIT DAILY
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    https://NonProfit.report/news-article.aspx?ID=27132713

    NEARLY $3.9M IN GRANTS SUPPORTING ABOUT 70 NONPROFITS

    Jan 12, 2019

    The New Hampshire Charitable Foundation has provided nearly $3.9 million through its Community Grants Program to support almost 70 nonprofits in the state and in Vermont. Among other goals, the grants will help connect young people with mentors, help the elderly live with dignity and independen...

    FOSTERS.COM
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    https://NonProfit.report/news-article.aspx?ID=27002700

    NH CHARITABLE FOUNDATION GRANTS $3.3M TO SUPPORT NONPROFITS

    Jan 12, 2019

    Nine Seacoast area organizations are among those statewide that will share in $3,280,000 of grants from the New Hampshire Charitable Foundation. The grants were made through the foundation’s Community Grants Program to support the operations of nearly 70 nonprofits serving New Hampshire commun...

    FOSTERS.COM
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    https://NonProfit.report/news-article.aspx?ID=27012701

    THE PROFESSIONALIZATION OF CHARITIES: WHAT NONPROFITS AND FOR-PROFITS CAN LEARN FROM EACH OTHER

    Jan 11, 2019

    As stated in an article by The Economist (subscription required), “Nonprofit organizations are learning lessons from businesses. And businesses are learning from charities” I love that people are seeing that the for-profit sector and nonprofit sector can learn from each other. Nonprofits...

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    https://NonProfit.report/news-article.aspx?ID=27292729

    JUSTGIVING REGISTERS WITH THE FUNDRAISING REGULATOR

    Jan 11, 2019

    The online donation platform, which has also signed up to the Code of Fundraising Practice, has faced criticism for taking fees on donations to help victims of disasters and terror attacks The online donation platform JustGiving has registered with the Fundraising Regulator and signed up to the...

    THIRD SECTOR
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    https://NonProfit.report/news-article.aspx?ID=27032703

    'THE SHED' RECEIVES $27.5 MILLION FROM JONATHAN AND LIZZIE TISCH

    Jan 11, 2019

    The Shed, a new nonprofit cultural center located in the mixed-use Hudson Yards area on Manhattan's far west side, has announced a $27.5 million gift from Jonathan M. and Lizzie Tisch. The gift from the center's board vice chair and his wife will help fund construction of the building &...

    PHILANTHROPY NEWS DIGEST
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    https://NonProfit.report/news-article.aspx?ID=26902690

    COLOR FOR A CAUSE RETURNS TO BLUE RIDGE MALL TO BENEFIT NONPROFITS

    Jan 10, 2019

    Color for a Cause, an event that raises funds and awareness in support of local organizations, will be held this year from 5-7 p.m. Tuesday, March 5 at Blue Ridge Mall. During the event, participating groups are provided a 6-foot mural and coloring supplies. Everyone has two hours to color thei...

    BLUERIDGENOW
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    https://NonProfit.report/news-article.aspx?ID=26912691

    MIDLANDS GIVES ACCEPTING NONPROFITS FOR FUNDRAISING CHALLENGE

    Jan 10, 2019

    Midlands Gives, hosted by the Central Carolina Community Foundation, is accepting entries through Jan. 15 at www.midlandsgives.org for the regional online charitable giving day on Tuesday, May 7, and registration has been simplified for nonprofits that have participated in the past, according to the...

    THE SUMTER ITEM
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    https://NonProfit.report/news-article.aspx?ID=27042704

    ART FOR THE HEART: ST. CLOUD ORGANIZATIONS RECEIVE GRANTS FOR NONPROFIT ARTS PROGRAMMING

    Jan 10, 2019

    According to a press release from the Minnesota State Arts Board, two St. Cloud-area organizations and a Sauk Rapids artist have been awarded grants totaling $48,032 to support the integration of arts into the programming of nonprofit health or human service organizations. WACOSA, which receive...

    SC TIMES
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    https://NonProfit.report/news-article.aspx?ID=27022702

    HEARST FOUNDATIONS AWARD $6 MILLION IN GRANTS TO BAY AREA, CALIFORNIA NONPROFITS

    Jan 10, 2019

    The Hearst Foundations awarded more than $6 million in grants to 13 nonprofit organizations in California including four in the San Francisco Bay Area in mid-December, the organization said this week. Paul Dinovitz, the executive director of the William Randolph Hearst Foundation and the Hearst...

    SAN FRANCISCO CHRONICLE
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    https://NonProfit.report/news-article.aspx?ID=26932693

    SENTARA DONATES $535,000 TO NONPROFITS

    Jan 10, 2019

    Sentara Healthcare has donated $535,000 to 17 health-related programs in Virginia and North Carolina served by Sentara. The year-end donations will benefit a broad spectrum of issues, including behavioral health and substance abuse, food insecurity and healthy diets, education, workforce readiness, ...

    THE SUFFOLK NEWS-HERALD
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    https://NonProfit.report/news-article.aspx?ID=26942694

    JOHNSON CONTROLS TO GIVE $7.8 MILLION TO MILWAUKEE NONPROFITS IN 2019

    Jan 09, 2019

    The funding will support more than 25 organizations, including the Milwaukee County Zoo, Discovery World, Marquette University and Children’s Hospital of Wisconsin. The company announced its philanthropic commitment at a new year’s celebration Wednesday, hosted at the recently-opene...

    BIZTIMES
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    https://NonProfit.report/news-article.aspx?ID=26802680

    HAWAIIAN AIRLINES DONATES OVER $187,000 TO NONPROFITS

    Jan 09, 2019

    Hundreds of Hawaiian Airlines employees gathered on Jan. 4, 2019, at Honolulu’s Daniel K. Inouye International Airport to present more than $187,000 in combined funds to Aloha United Way, the Polynesian Voyaging Society, the Bernice Pauahi Bishop Museum and the Hawaiian Islands Land Trust.&nbs...

    BIG ISLAND NOW
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    https://NonProfit.report/news-article.aspx?ID=26812681

    CITGO LEMONT REFINERY DONATES TO SIX LOCAL NONPROFITS

    Jan 09, 2019

    The CITGO Lemont Refinery recently gave a holiday gift to six local nonprofit organizations. The company said Big Brothers Big Sisters, Guardian Angel Community Services, Hope & Friendship Foundation, MorningStar Mission, Special Olympics Illinois and YMCA of Joliet all received $10,000 each in ...

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    https://NonProfit.report/news-article.aspx?ID=26822682

    ARTS FRIENDLY FOUNDATION TO DONATE THOUSANDS TO AREA ARTS NON-PROFITS

    Jan 09, 2019

    The Arts Friendly Foundation is a coalition of businesses that promote and support the Cape Fear arts community.  It also raises money throughout the  year for arts nonprofits. Last year Arts Friendly raised more than $4,000 to be distributed to five area groups.

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    https://NonProfit.report/news-article.aspx?ID=26832683

    ANONYMOUS DONOR CONTRIBUTES TO TWO NONPROFIT ORGANIZATIONS

    Jan 09, 2019

    Vesna Curry, left, Ramona Food & Clothes Closet Manager Vesna Curry and Ramona H.E.A.R.T Mural Project Vice President Judy Nachazel recently received $500 each for their nonprofits from an anonymous benefactor. When Curry asked the reason for the generous donations, the answer was, “I...

    THE SAN DIEGO UNION-TRIBUNE
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    https://NonProfit.report/news-article.aspx?ID=26842684

    MORE TRANSPARENCY MEANS NONPROFITS GET MORE DONATIONS

    Jan 08, 2019

    Nonprofits face some serious trust issues: About a third of Americans don’t trust charitable groups to spend their funds well, and more than 60% of people globally don’t have faith that groups can accomplish their missions. But groups that perform well may be able to raise more money sim...

    FAST COMPANY
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    https://NonProfit.report/news-article.aspx?ID=26702670

    PREMERA GRANTS TO AID THREE LOCAL NONPROFITS

    Jan 08, 2019

    Vancouver received a slice of the $3.3 million in grants Premera Blue Cross made last month to 18 nonprofits around the state through its Premera Social Impact program. “These programs are among the leaders in our area in making a difference in the lives of individuals and families,&rdquo...

    THE COLUMBIAN
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    https://NonProfit.report/news-article.aspx?ID=26712671

    CLASSY'S DONATION VOLUME NEARLY DOUBLES TO $24 MILLION ON DECEMBER 31, 2018; MARKS LARGEST GIVING DAY IN COMPANY HISTORY

    Jan 08, 2019

    The changes to the tax code may not be thwarting charitable giving after all, if nonprofits' year-end fundraising results on Classy are any indication. After a record-breaking Giving Tuesday 2018, Classy, the #1 online and mobile fundraising platform for nonprofits, announced that nonprofits rai...

    PR NEWSWIRE
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    https://NonProfit.report/news-article.aspx?ID=26722672

    CAPE COD FOUNDATION DISTRIBUTES OVER $3.6 MILLION IN 2018

    Jan 08, 2019

    The Cape Cod Foundation has announced that its total grant and scholarship distributions for 2018 exceeded $3.6 million, bringing its total distributions since inception in 1989 to nearly $69 million.  The year-end total represents an increase of more than $200,000 compared to 2017. &ldquo...

    CAPECODTODAY.COM
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    https://NonProfit.report/news-article.aspx?ID=26732673

    HUDSON GATEWAY REALTOR® FOUNDATION DONATES OVER $81,000 TO 26 HUDSON VALLEY CHARITIES AND NON-PROFITS IN 2018

    Jan 08, 2019

    The Hudson Gateway REALTOR® Foundation, the charitable arm of the Hudson Gateway Association of REALTORS®, donated a total of $81,450 to 26 charities and non-profit organizations throughout the Hudson Valley and beyond in 2018. As it enters its sixth year of fundraising, the Foundation ...

    RISMEDIA
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    https://NonProfit.report/news-article.aspx?ID=26742674

    MALTZ JUPITER THEATRE RECEIVES $5 MILLION MATCHING CHALLENGE GRANT

    Jan 07, 2019

    The Maltz Jupiter Theatre in Florida has received a $5 million matching challenge grant from the Milton and Tamar Maltz Family Foundation in support of its expansion plans, Broadway World reports. The gift will provide a one-to-one match of gifts toward a five-year, $32 million fundraising camp...

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    https://NonProfit.report/news-article.aspx?ID=26602660

    THE MAGIC OF ENGAGING TIME-STRAPPED SUPPORTERS IN MEANINGFUL NONPROFIT TASKS

    Jan 07, 2019

    Nonprofit leaders know that some of their best volunteers or potential volunteers are busy people who may hesitate to commit to frequent meetings or big blocks of volunteer time. They also know that over time, committed volunteers often become donors. Writing for the GuideStar blog, Latasha Doyle de...

    NONPROFIT QUARTERLY
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    https://NonProfit.report/news-article.aspx?ID=26612661

    NONPROFITS CAN APPLY FOR GRANTS AND LEARN ABOUT NEW INNOVATIVE TOOL

    Jan 07, 2019

    The Cobb Community Foundation staff is offering 2019 Cobb Community Impact Grant overview and training to help nonprofit organizations learn more about this grant and the application process. Participants can choose between two sessions Jan. 22 and Jan. 24 from 9 to 11 a.m. Both sessions will b...

    MARIETTA DAILY JOURNAL
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    https://NonProfit.report/news-article.aspx?ID=26622662

    AN ORGANIZATION ENGAGES VOLUNTEERS IN A NEW WAY

    Jan 07, 2019

    Many small and mid-sized nonprofits have capacity needs that often go unaddressed because of a lack of resources. These needs are far-ranging and often include tangible programmatic components such as storage, facilities maintenance, and other spatial needs that many foundations and donors find unap...

    NONPROFIT QUARTERLY
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    https://NonProfit.report/news-article.aspx?ID=26632663

    USING DESIGN THINKING TO DEVELOP A NONPROFIT MARKETING PLAN

    Jan 07, 2019

    In 18 years, the team at my agency has helped about 1,100 clients develop their marketing plans. These companies range in size and industry; however, until recently, our client intake process varied only a little for each client. Our onboarding process included an extensive questionnaire, surve...

    FORBES
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    https://NonProfit.report/news-article.aspx?ID=26642664

    ‘VENTURE PHILANTHROPY’ UNLOCKS NEW REVENUE STREAMS FOR CHARITIES

    Jan 07, 2019

    With its recent purchase of a downtown office building, local nonprofit Canadian Parks and Wilderness Society (CPAWS) is tapping into a new albeit unconventional source of revenue. Investing in real estate is a somewhat non-traditional approach for charities and nonprofits that carries an unfam...

    OTTAWA BUSINESS JOURNAL
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    https://NonProfit.report/news-article.aspx?ID=26922692

    SUNRISE ROTARY CLUB SEEKS GRANT APPLICATIONS FROM NONPROFITS

    Jan 06, 2019

    The Yakima Sunrise Rotary Club is accepting grant applications from nonprofits for projects to help the community. The club is looking for youth and quality-of-life projects benefiting the community as a whole. Further information is in the grant application packet. To be considered, an organiz...

    YAKIMAHERALD.COM
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    https://NonProfit.report/news-article.aspx?ID=26502650

    STATE AWARDS CITY NONPROFITS $4M

    Jan 04, 2019

    The state will give five local nonprofits over $4 million in aid Thursday as part of the outgoing governor’s grant program to help nonprofits with infrastructure improvement projects. Gov. Dannel Malloy announced that 92 Connecticut nonprofits will receive roughly $30.8 million in state g...

    NEW HAVEN INDEPENDENT
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    https://NonProfit.report/news-article.aspx?ID=26512651

    SAMTEC PROVIDES $500,000 TO LOCAL NONPROFITS

    Jan 04, 2019

    Local organizations received nearly $500,000 from Samtec, Inc. in the first round of the company's new grant program. The company presented checks to 17 nonprofits at a Thursday ceremony. The global manufacturing company recently launched Samtec Cares, a program with two grant cycles a year...

    NEWS AND TRIBUNE
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    https://NonProfit.report/news-article.aspx?ID=26522652

    14 NONPROFITS GET $10,000 EACH IN GRANTS

    Jan 04, 2019

    The South Dakota Community Foundation (SDCF) 2018 Community Innovation Grant (CIG) program will award 14 South Dakota nonprofits $10,000 each. Offered in partnership with the Bush Foundation, the program helps find solutions to community challenges across South Dakota. An SDCF news release said...

    CAPITAL JOURNAL
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    https://NonProfit.report/news-article.aspx?ID=26532653

    CCAASE DIVVIES UP FUNDING FOR NONPROFITS

    Jan 04, 2019

    If the town money available to Telluride’s numerous nonprofits can be likened to a pie, then Wednesday’s meeting of the Commission for Community Assistance, Arts and Special Events (CCAASE) was when the pie was sliced and served. The process lasted over three hours. CCAASE Chair Sas...

    TELLURIDE DAILY PLANET
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    https://NonProfit.report/news-article.aspx?ID=26542654

    VOLUNTEERS HELP AREA NONPROFITS MAKE ENDS MEET

    Jan 03, 2019

    Now that the new year has started, there are lots of ways to extend the celebration. Some folks start new diets or new workout routines, while others look for ways to contribute more to their community. Area nonprofits have said volunteering is a great way to become more involved and is something th...

    HERALD DEMOCRAT
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    https://NonProfit.report/news-article.aspx?ID=26402640

    GPO, TUMON SANDS PLAZA DONATE $12K TO NONPROFITS

    Jan 03, 2019

    Guam Premier Outlets and Tumon Sands Plaza recently donated a total of $12,000 to the Make-A-Wish Foundation and Guam Crime Stoppers. The two nonprofit organizations were beneficiaries of the GPO/TSP Celebrity Talent Show Gala held Nov. 2, 2018. Each organization received a check for $6,000 during a...

    THE GUAM DAILY POST
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    https://NonProfit.report/news-article.aspx?ID=26412641

    LG&E AND KU GIVING CAMPAIGN RAISES OVER $2M FOR NONPROFITS ACROSS KENTUCKY

    Jan 03, 2019

    Providing programs and services to assist vulnerable residents in our communities requires generating enough funds to keep those programs and services running. Employees of Louisville Gas and Electric Company and Kentucky Utilities Company are pitching in to help provide those much needed dollars fo...

    LANE REPORT
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    https://NonProfit.report/news-article.aspx?ID=26422642

    VAIL RESORTS GIVES $1.9 MILLION TO TAHOE-NEVADA NONPROFITS

    Jan 03, 2019

    Vail Resorts recently announced Tahoe-Truckee and Northern Nevada-area recipients of the company’s 2018-19 EpicPromise community grants cycle. A total of 93 area nonprofit organizations, including Tahoe Coalition for the Homeless and SOS Outreach, received $1.9 million in cash, as well as...

    NNBUSINESSVIEW.COM
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    https://NonProfit.report/news-article.aspx?ID=26432643

    COMMUNITY FOUNDATION AWARDS MORE THAN 200K TO 25 NONPROFITS

    Jan 03, 2019

    The Community Foundation San Luis Obispo County recently awarded $222,500 in grants to 25 nonprofit organizations throughout San Luis Obispo County. These grants will be used to support various programs, covering a wide variety of social services addressing the needs of at-risk populations. Thi...

    PASO ROBLES DAILY NEWS
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    https://NonProfit.report/news-article.aspx?ID=26442644

    THIS CITY WILL GIVE NONPROFITS MONEY FOR YOUTH VIOLENCE PREVENTION PROGRAMS

    Jan 02, 2019

    Nonprofit organizations can apply for the city’s Youth Violence Prevention Mini Grant Program until Feb. 12. According to the city’s announcement, nonprofits can receive up to $20,000 for the programs which must address trauma, conflict resolution, employment preparation, re-entry i...

    WILLIAMSBURG YORKTOWN DAILY
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    https://NonProfit.report/news-article.aspx?ID=26302630

    THE KRAFT FAMILY AWARDS $90,000 TO NONPROFITS DURING HALFTIME CEREMONY ON SUNDAY, DEC. 30

    Jan 02, 2019

    Though the spirit of volunteerism will continue beyond the 2018 football season, the Kraft family and the New England Patriots Foundation celebrated the ongoing Celebrate Volunteerism initiative in a special halftime ceremony during the Patriots' regular season finale versus the New York Jets on...

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    https://NonProfit.report/news-article.aspx?ID=26312631

    THESE AREA NON-PROFITS ARE BENEFITING FROM CARESOURCE FOUNDATION GRANTS

    Jan 02, 2019

    Local nonprofits such as Big Brothers & Big Sisters of Greater Cincinnati and National Alliance of Mental Illness of Southwest Ohio were among those awarded $5,000 grants recently from the CareSource Foundation. The CareSource Foundation has awarded $155,000 in grants over the second half o...

    MYDAYTONDAILYNEWS.COM
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    https://NonProfit.report/news-article.aspx?ID=26332633

    KOHL’S CARES GRANTS $10,000 TO YMCA OF THE NORTHWOODS

    Jan 02, 2019

    To celebrate “Giving Tuesday 2018,” Kohl’s initiated a first-time $10,000 grant to be given to 300 nonprofits throughout the country who improve the health and wellness of children and families. Rhinelander Kohl’s store manager, Jayne Boebel, nominated the YMCA of the No...

    RHINELANDER STAR JOURNAL
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    https://NonProfit.report/news-article.aspx?ID=26342634

    SOCIAL WORKER LEAVES $11 MILLION TO CHILDREN'S CHARITIES

    Jan 01, 2019

    A social worker who was known for his thriftiness left most of an estate totaling $11 million to children's charities in Washington State, the Associated Press reports. Alan Naiman, who died of cancer in January 2018 at the age of 63, was unmarried and childless and had worked for the past ...

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    CARNEGIE CORPORATION OF NEW YORK AWARDS $33 MILLION IN 4Q GRANTS

    Dec 31, 2018

    The Carnegie Corporation of New York has announced thirty-seven grants totaling more than $33 million. Fourth-quarter grants awarded through the foundation's International Program include a final grant of $5 million over three years to the American Council of Learned Societies for fellowshi...

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    NONPROFIT FINANCE FUND INVESTS $4 MILLION IN TECHSOUP

    Dec 31, 2018

    TechSoup, a nonprofit provider of technology solutions for civil society organizations, has announced a $4 million loan from the Nonprofit Finance Fund in support of an expansion of its global distribution network. The loan, which was made as part of the organization’s recently announced ...

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    WHY NEW TAX LAW MAY MEAN FEWER DONATIONS FOR LOUISVILLE NONPROFITS

    Dec 31, 2018

    The leaders of several Louisville nonprofit organizations are hoping praying actually that when donors write year-end checks to charity this week, givers will feel as generous as they always do, despite big changes in the federal tax law that make dialing back donations very appealing. Under th...

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    LEADERS AT SEVERAL ASHEVILLE-AREA NONPROFITS SAY DONATIONS ON TRACK DESPITE TAX LAW

    Dec 29, 2018

    A change in federal law that removed an incentive for charitable giving for many taxpayers does not appear to be making a big dent in contributions to local nonprofits. At Meals on Wheels of Asheville & Buncombe County, director of development Debbie Sprouse said some donors are aware of th...

    THE CITIZEN-TIMES
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    HILTON FOUNDATION AWARDS MORE THAN $38 MILLION IN GRANTS, PRIS

    Dec 28, 2018

    The Conrad N. Hilton Foundation has announced grants and program-related investments totaling more than $38 million. Spanning the foundation's priority areas, both domestically and internationally, the fourth-quarter grants include an award of $3 million to World Vision, which will use the ...

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    THIS LONGTIME FUNDRAISER WROTE A BOOK TO HELP NONPROFIT BOARD MEMBERS ‘FEEL LIKE HEROES

    Dec 26, 2018

    If you’re looking for an expert in asking folks for money, Valerie Jones is your gal. The certified fundraising executive has been supporting Philadelphia-area organizations for more than 30 years and has trained more than a thousand board members to strengthen their nonprofits’ bottom l...

    GENEROCITY.ORG
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    FUND FOR OUR ECONOMIC FUTURE ANNOUNCES $10 MILLION REGIONAL PLAN

    Dec 25, 2018

    The Fund for Our Economic Future, a collaboration of more than forty funders working to promote economic opportunity in Northeast Ohio, has approved a new three-year, $10 million strategic plan. The plan, which has received commitments totaling $6 million from local and national grantmakers, is...

    PHILANTHROPY NEWS DIGEST
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    PHILANTHROPIST LYDA HILL PULLS OFF A $2.2 MILLION SURPRISE ON DALLAS NONPROFITS

    Dec 25, 2018

    Nonprofit executives attending what they thought was a "pitch day" for Lyda Hill Philanthropies were surprised and thrilled to discover $110,000 checks taped underneath their chairs. The $2.2 million distribution on Dec. 10 supports infrastructure and discretionary needs at 20 chariti...

    DALLAS NEWS
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    FUNDRAISER NETS DONATIONS FOR NONPROFITS

    Dec 25, 2018

    Thanks to local skiers and riders from Sandpoint and beyond, Schweitzer Mountain Resort’s annual Community Day fundraiser for Bonner Partners in Care & Community Cancer Services raised $24,800. “When people in our community are in need due to cancer or health concerns, these two...

    BONNER COUNTY DAILY BEE
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    WKCF PROVIDES GRANTS TO AREA AGENCIES

    Dec 25, 2018

    The Western Kansas Community Foundation has announced it is awarding 16 local nonprofit organizations with grants totaling $29,196 from the Community Betterment Fund, the Kansas Health Foundation Children’s Fund, and various Field of Interest and Unrestricted funds for its November grant cycle...

    THE GARDEN CITY TELEGRAM
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    STATE ACCEPTING APPLICATIONS FOR GRANDS-IN-AID FROM NONPROFITS

    Dec 24, 2018

    If you’re looking for an expert in asking folks for money, Valerie Jones is your gal. The certified fundraising executive has been supporting Philadelphia-area organizations for more than 30 years and has trained more than a thousand board members to strengthen their nonprofits’ bottom l...

    THE GARDEN ISLAND
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    NUCLEAR PLANT DONATES OVER $20K TO REGIONAL NONPROFITS

    Dec 24, 2018

    Employees at Exelon Generation’s Quad Cities Station are focused on giving back this holiday season, providing thousands of dollars to local nonprofit organizations. “We believe in powering a cleaner and brighter future for our customers and communities,” said Quad Cities Station S...

    THE CLINTON HERALD
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    MEYER MEMORIAL TRUST AWARDS $5.3 MILLION IN ENVIRONMENTAL GRANTS

    Dec 24, 2018

    The Meyer Memorial Trust in Portland, Oregon, has announced fifty-five grants totaling more than $5.3 million in support of organizations advancing solutions in the areas of climate change, climate justice, clean air, watershed health, land and forest conservation, and green workforce development.&n...

    PHILANTHROPY NEWS DIGEST
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    HUNGER MOUNTAIN CO-OP PROVIDES GROCERIES TO NONPROFITS

    Dec 24, 2018

    Every December for the past 15 years, Hunger Mountain Co-op has supported local organizations and area schools by donating grocery bags filled with nutritious food. To fill the Holiday Grocery Bags with high-need, healthy staples, the Co-op collaborates with Northfield Savings Bank, Co-op members, s...

    VTDIGGER
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    NONPROFITS BRACING FOR REDUCTIONS IN CHARITABLE GIVING UNDER NEW TAX LAWS

    Dec 23, 2018

    The last days and weeks of the year typically see a flurry of charitable giving, as taxpayers seek to log donations for that year's tax return. Nonprofits are bracing for reductions in that giving, thanks to tax changes that took effect this year. The Tax Cuts and Jobs Act, passed by Congre...

    ENID NEWS & EAGLE
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    LAKE INSTITUTE ON FAITH & GIVING RECEIVES $1.6 MILLION FOR SISTERS

    Dec 23, 2018

    The Lake Institute on Faith & Giving, a program of the Indiana University Lilly Family School of Philanthropy, has announced two grants totaling $1.625 million in support of comprehensive resource development for Catholic sisters. The grants from the GHR Foundation ($825,000 over four years...

    PHILANTHROPY NEWS DIGEST
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    NEW YORK COMMUNITY TRUST AWARDS $6 MILLION IN GRANTS

    Dec 22, 2018

    The New York Community Trust has announced thirty-seven grants totaling $6 million to organizations working in the areas of civil and human rights, education, aging, the environment, health and human services, nonprofit management, women and girls, and workforce and youth development. Grants in...

    PHILANTHROPY NEWS DIGEST
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    ST. DAVID'S FOUNDATION AWARDS GRANTS TOTALING $18 MILLION

    Dec 21, 2018

    The St. David's Foundation in Austin, Texas, has announced grants totaling nearly $18.2 million in support of health-related initiatives focused on the area's aging population, healthcare education opportunities, women's and reproductive health, and healthy activities. Grants totali...

    PHILANTHROPY NEWS DIGEST
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    COUNTY AWARDS NONPROFITS $155,000

    Dec 21, 2018

    It was Christmas in the Douglas County commissioner chambers on Thursday as the county approved more than $155,000 in grants at its Stateline meeting. The county has had a long history of helping nonprofits once a year and sets aside money in the budget for the purpose. The top grant this year went ...

    THE RECORD-COURIER
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    MADISON COMMUNITY FOUNDATION AWARDS $813,000 IN GRANTS TO 22 LOCAL NONPROFITS

    Dec 20, 2018

    The Madison Community Foundation announced Thursday $813,000 in community impact grants to 22 nonprofits, which brings the organization's total giving during 2018 to more than $2.2 million. According to a release, the grants support race equity, academic achievement, STEM learning, entrepre...

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    NEON ONE ADDS LEADING EDGE GIVING PLATFORM TO TECHNOLOGY ECOSYSTEM FOR NONPROFITS

    Dec 20, 2018

    Neon One today announced the addition of CiviCore, an innovative technology company specializing in giving events and client and case management software solutions for nonprofits. Neon One launched this past September to solve the nonprofit sector’s burgeoning need for more efficient and ...

    BUSINESS WIRE
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    TWO CHESO NONPROFITS RECEIVE GRANTS FROM ARCELORMITTAL

    Dec 20, 2018

    Brandywine Health Foundation and Brandywine Red Clay Alliance two Chester County nonprofit organizations have been selected as grant recipients from ArcelorMittal USA’s community investment program. The agencies are among 14 recipients of grants announced this week by the company. The tot...

    THE MERCURY
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    SUMMIT COUNTY MENTAL HEALTH NONPROFITS RECEIVE HUGE BOOST FROM VAIL RESORTS CEO DONATION

    Dec 20, 2018

    Christmas came early to several Summit County mental health nonprofits, as earlier this week Vail Resorts CEO Rob Katz and his wife Elana Amsterdam donated $620,000 in grants to four local nonprofits for the purpose of bolstering Summit's mental health programs. In total, the Katz Amsterdam...

    SUMMIT DAILY
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    RUIDOSO WOMAN'S CLUB DONATES TO NONPROFITS

    Dec 20, 2018

    Representatives from Ruidoso community service organizations received donations from the Ruidoso Federated Woman's Club at their December luncheon. Accepting the donations from Annette Cooke, club recording secretary; were Susan Finch of Peace Village, Shippen Salas of Ski Apache Adaptive S...

    RUIDOSO NEWS
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    BARR FOUNDATION AWARDS $13.7 MILLION IN FOURTH-QUARTER GRANTS

    Dec 19, 2018

    The Barr Foundation in Boston has announced fourth-quarter grants totaling $13.7 million. In the fourth quarter, the foundation awarded four grants totaling nearly $925,000 through its Arts & Creativity program, including $725,000 to National Arts Strategies to build on the successful pilot...

    PHILANTHROPY NEWS DIGEST
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    CAMBIA HEALTH FOUNDATION AWARDS OVER $2 MILLION TO 14 NORTHWEST NONPROFITS TO TRANSFORM HEALTH CARE

    Dec 19, 2018

    Cambia Health Foundation is committed to a person-centered, affordable health care system for everyone. We are excited to announce new investments with 14 innovative organizations who share in the foundation’s vision and commitment to transform the way people experience health care. More ...

    GLOBENEWSWIRE
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    RSVP PROGRAM PROVIDES GIFTS GIVEN BY LOCAL NONPROFITS

    Dec 19, 2018

    With Christmas less than a week away, many nonprofits in the area are distributing toys and presents to the people they serve, and a large number of those presents came from the volunteers at RSVP and their Operation Dolls and More Open House on Nov. 29 at Trinity Church. Maryesa White, program...

    RUTLAND HERALD
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    VAIL RESORTS EPICPROMISE PROGRAM DONATES $3 MILLION TO 53 EAGLE COUNTY NONPROFITS

    Dec 19, 2018

    Vail Resorts EpicPromise has awarded 53 local nonprofit organizations with a total of $3 million in cash and in-kind products aimed at supporting the issues that matter most in Eagle County. Across the company, Vail Resorts will give $11.4 million in support to more than 250 community nonprofits dur...

    VAIL DAILY
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    AS NONPROFITS EMBRACE TECHNOLOGY, CYBERSECURITY BECOMES MORE IMPORTANT

    Dec 18, 2018

    When social workers walk into a home and see a teen sleeping on the floor instead of a bed, or when a teacher notices a child coming to school in shoes that are falling apart, these professionals don’t always have the resources at hand to provide a donation to the family in need. Thanks t...

    CRAIN'S NEW YORK BUSINESS
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    LIONS CLUB FESTIVAL OF TREES RAISES ALMOST $16K FOR LOCAL NONPROFITS

    Dec 18, 2018

    Almost 1,000 people enjoyed beautiful trees, wreaths and Hanukkah items decorated by 33 local non-profit organizations Nov. 30 during the 15th Annual Festival of Trees, sponsored by the Fraser River Valley Lions Club. The items earned about $1,000 more than last year and set a new record. Combined w...

    SKY-HI NEWS
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    JEWISH GROUPS SEEK TO MINIMIZE TAX INCREASE ON NONPROFITS

    Dec 18, 2018

    Providing fringe benefits neither taxable to the employer nor the employee has been a crucial perk that nonprofits, including Jewish synagogues and other institutions, can offer. But the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act of 2017 (TCJA) reversed the rules regarding transportation and parking fringe benefits...

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    GATEWAY MORTGAGE GROUP SUPPORTS NONPROFITS WITH CHARITY CHALLENGE

    Dec 18, 2018

    Gateway Mortgage Group, a full-service mortgage company licensed in 40 states and the District of Columbia, donated to various nonprofit organizations through the company’s Charity Challenge. The program rewards the highest-ranking branches in several key performance metrics by giving donation...

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    JEFF EINHORN HELPS NONPROFITS DEAL WITH THE INSURANCE INDUSTRY

    Dec 18, 2018

    Jeffrey Einhorn may have a low-key manner but he also has a very calculating mind. The latter is the sort of thing you want in a career insurance executive: an ability to evaluate risk, liability and rates not just by using a computer and actuarial chart. I mean in his head and on the spot. I’...

    SACRAMENTO BUSINESS JOURNAL
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    TEN FUNDRAISING TIPS FOR NONPROFITS TO BEAT THE YEAR-END CLOCK

    Dec 17, 2018

    According to the nonprofit watchdog organization Charity Navigator, 31 percent of annual donations to charities take place in December. Donors find themselves bombarded with pleas for help in their mailbox and their inbox, especially if they have been donors in the past. It can be difficult for any ...

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    BRADY SULLIVAN PROPERTIES DONATES MORE THAN 1,000 BICYCLES TO LOCAL NONPROFITS

    Dec 17, 2018

    A local company is hoping to put a smile on the faces of children throughout New England this Christmas. Brady Sullivan Properties is donating more than 1,000 brand new bicycles living in communities they serve in New Hampshire, Massachusetts and Rhode Island. "I think we can all relate to the ...

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    WISCONSIN NONPROFITS WIN SOLAR FUNDING

    Dec 17, 2018

    RENEW Wisconsin’s Solar for Good program is issuing 36 grants for Wisconsin nonprofits to install solar. The grants, totaling more than $445,000, will fund 2.13 MW of solar installations over the next 12 months. Beloit College will convert a former coal-fired power plant into a carbon-neutral ...

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    NONPROFITS RECEIVE $4.2M IN STATE WORKFORCE DEVELOPMENT DOLLARS

    Dec 17, 2018

    Workforce training efforts in the region received a major boost with $4.2 million in new state dollars. The funds will come to six Western New York nonprofits that will provide expanded training in the fields of health care, advanced manufacturing and energy across the region. Recipients were s...

    BUFFALO BUSINESS FIRST
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    GIRL SCOUTS OF USA RAISES $30 MILLION THROUGH PLANNED-GIVING CHALLENGE

    Dec 16, 2018

    Girl Scouts of the USA has announced commitments totaling more than $30 million through a planned giving challenge established by Dianne Belk and her husband, Lawrence Calder. In response to the organization's creation of the Juliette Gordon Low Society as a way to recognize those who remember G...

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    UNITED WAY OF DUTCHESS-ORANGE OFFERS TRAINING FOR NONPROFITS

    Dec 16, 2018

    United Way of the Dutchess-Orange Region will offer a free training session Thursday, Jan. 17, for nonprofit professionals and volunteers. The session, “Cultivating Community: Driving Your Organization to the Next Level,” will take place from 8:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Dutchess Community Col...

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    SOLAR FOR GOOD:' WISCONSIN NONPROFITS AND CHURCHES LAND SOLAR ENERGY GRANTS

    Dec 16, 2018

    Wisconsin nonprofits, including churches and schools, are getting $445,000 in solar-power grants for projects aimed at promoting clean energy and reducing electric costs. Altogether, the 36 grants from RENEW Wisconsin are expected to result in more than $4.5 million in new solar investments, ac...

    MILWAUKEE JOURNAL SENTINEL
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    VILLAGE FUND MARKS $2.2M IN GIVING TO NASHVILLE-AREA NONPROFITS

    Dec 15, 2018

    Realtor Virginia Degerberg enjoys helping clients find the home of their dreams. She also likes knowing each of her real estate transactions helps someone in need stay warmer in the winter, supports the arts, makes Nashville greener and helps the region become a better place to live, work and raise ...

    THE TENNESSEAN
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    NONPROFITS FRET ABOUT POTENTIAL LAG IN DONATIONS AFTER TAX CODE CHANGES

    Dec 15, 2018

    It may be the holiday giving season, but Chippewa Valley charities remain worried about the volume of donations they will receive before the end of the year. The main source of concern among nonprofit organizations is the impact of sweeping changes to the federal tax code approved by Congress last y...

    LEADER-TELEGRAM
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    NEWBURYPORT BANK DONATES MORE THAN $12K TO NONPROFITS

    Dec 14, 2018

    Newburyport Five Cents Savings Bank has donated more than $12,000 to local community groups and nonprofits, according to the bank. The bank donated $5,000 to the Goodwin Community Health & Families First 10th annual Father’s Day 5K Race to be held June 16. Both Goodwin Community Health and...

    THE DAILY NEWS
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    REVISION ENERGY LAUNCHES FUND TO HELP NONPROFITS TAP SOLAR ENERGY

    Dec 14, 2018

    ReVision Energy has started an impact investment fund business, ReVision Solar Impact Partners, to help nonprofits and municipalities acquire cost-effective solar energy. The new company will allow nonprofits to acquire solar energy despite the fact they can't take advantage of the 30% federal t...

    MAINEBIZ.BIZ
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    5 THOUGHTFUL CHRISTMAS AND HOLIDAY GIFTS THAT HELP NONPROFITS

    Dec 13, 2018

    For the one who truly believes ‘tis better to give than to receive, gift responsibly with products that benefit a nonprofit. They’ll love that their gift is thoughtful and that your purchase benefits public lands, children and people in need. The Fine and Performing Arts Program at Oppor...

    LAS VEGAS REVIEW-JOURNAL
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    GINGERBREAD RAISES DOUGH FOR NONPROFITS

    Dec 13, 2018

    Among the structures squaring off in a gingerbread house competition and fundraiser at Mendenhall Auto Center’s showrooms is a recreation of the Alaska Capitol made by Jensen Yorba Lott architects. “It was a lot of fun,” said Wayne Jensen, senior architect for Jensen Yorba Lot...

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    CUMMINGS EMPLOYEES GIVE $56,000 TO 28 WOBURN NONPROFITS

    Dec 13, 2018

    From Cummings: Cummings Properties, the Woburn-based commercial real estate company, just donated $484,000 to hundreds of local nonprofit organizations via its Employee Directed Giving program. Through this annual philanthropic initiative, employees are invited to select a local nonprofit to receive...

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    STATE ACTS TO PROTECT NORTH COUNTRY NON-PROFITS FROM CHANGES IN FEDERAL TAX LAW

    Dec 13, 2018

    A new law will protect non-profits, including those in St. Lawrence County, from a tax hike resulting from the federal tax bill. This legislation decouples the New York State tax code from a change made to the federal Unrelated Business Income Tax by the Federal Tax Cuts and Jobs Act, which con...

    NORTHCOUNTRYNOW
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    SPAULDING CENTER, GIRL SCOUTS AMONG NONPROFITS RECEIVING GRANTS

    Dec 12, 2018

    People’s United Community Foundation, the philanthropic arm of People’s United Bank, N.A., awarded $44,500 to eight New Hampshire nonprofit organizations during its third grant cycle of 2018, including Spaulding Youth Center and Girl Scouts of the Green and White Mountains. Funding was a...

    THE LACONIA DAILY SUN
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    AN OBSCURE TAX COULD COST JEWISH NONPROFITS MILLIONS

    Dec 12, 2018

    A little-noticed provision of the new tax law is for the first time imposing a levy on all not-for-profits, including synagogues and Jewish day schools. The authors of the measure apparently did not realize the implications of their action which is said to have been aimed at large universities and h...

    JEWISH WEEK
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    RAININ FOUNDATION AWARDS MORE THAN $3.7 MILLION IN ARTS GRANTS

    Dec 12, 2018

    The Kenneth Rainin Foundation in Oakland, California, has announced grants totaling more than $3.7 million to ten arts organizations. Earlier this year, the foundation modified its arts strategy to provide funding to artists in the Bay Area who push boundaries and work collaboratively with other art...

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    NEW URBAN LAND CONSERVANCY PURCHASE WILL BE HOME TO NONPROFIT AND CITY OFFICES AND BELOW-MARKET HOUSING

    Dec 12, 2018

    The Urban Land Conservancy has used its new loan fund to purchase more property, with plans to house nonprofit and local government offices and develop affordable housing. In a statement Wednesday, the real estate nonprofit said it had partnered with Adams County and Commerce City to buy the old Ada...

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    4-COUNTY DONATES TO LOCAL ORGANIZATIONS

    Dec 12, 2018

    The 4-County Electric Power Association Foundation awarded over $47,000 in donations to local organizations Monday afternoon. Since February 2015, 4-County has rounded up willing customers’ utility bills to the nearest dollar and donated the proceeds to local nonprofits every other month. Sinc...

    STARKVILLE DAILY NEWS
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    THE DANIEL ISLAND COMMUNITY FUND PROVIDED 35 NON-PROFITS WITH GRANTS IN 2018

    Dec 12, 2018

    Every year, the city is decorated with red ribbons and greenery from Christmas trees, while citizens match the aesthetic with a charitable disposition. Giving is always encouraged during the holiday season, but the Daniel Island Community Fund (DICF) spreads the spirit of the season through the othe...

    THE DANIEL ISLAND NEWS
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    HENDERSON BUSINESSWOMAN RAISES THOUSANDS FOR LOCAL NONPROFIT

    Dec 12, 2018

    LuAnne E. Rowsam of Henderson, owner of The Reading Room in the Salmon Run Mall, initiated “The Greatest Fundraiser” this year with the hope of providing a merry Christmas to one lucky winner and a local nonprofit. “We have $8,000 in prizes and people are still donating,” sai...

    WATERTOWN DAILY TIMES
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    COMMUNITY FOUNDATION AWARDS GRANTS TO 15 WILSON COUNTY NONPROFITS

    Dec 12, 2018

    The Community Foundation of Middle Tennessee, a charitable organization dedicated to enrich the quality of life in Wilson and 39 other Middle Tennessee counties and beyond, announced this week it awarded more than $2.7 million in grants to 453 local nonprofit organizations as part of its annual gran...

    MT. JULIET NEWS
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    RASMUSON FOUNDATION AWARDS OVER $750,000 TO SITKA NONPROFITS

    Dec 11, 2018

    Three Sitka nonprofits are celebrating a bigger bottom line today (Tuesday 12-11-18) after the Rasmuson Foundation awarded them money to renovate or expand existing facilities and projects. At their biannual meeting on Nov 27th, the Rasmuson Foundation board awarded $6.5 million dollars in funding t...

    KCAW
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    HIGH COUNTRY CHARITABLE FOUNDATION PROVIDES FOUR GRANTS FOR AVERY COUNTY NONPROFIT ORGANIZATIONS

    Dec 11, 2018

    Tis the season for giving, and a local foundation has been generous with holiday gifts to make life better for people and animals in Avery County. This December, gifts from the High Country Charitable Foundation have enhanced the efforts of four Avery County based nonprofits. Food insecure individua...

    HIGH COUNTRY NEWS
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    4-COUNTY FOUNDATION AWARDS $47K IN GRANTS TO NINE AREA NONPROFITS

    Dec 11, 2018

    The Starkville Area Arts Council relies heavily on 4-County Electric Power Cooperative. Executive Director John Bateman said 4-County is one of three major sponsors that help SAAC introduce children to creative thinking with Art in the Park, an event hosted each October with hands-on arts and crafts...

    THE DISPATCH
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    THANKS FOR GIVING RAISES FUNDS FOR NEW HAMPSHIRE NONPROFITS

    Dec 10, 2018

    The annual Thanks For Giving event held at all T-BONES and Cactus Jack’s once raised funds to help New Hampshire nonprofits. During the fundraiser, each time a restaurant goer visits and donates $5 to FEEDNH.org, the Great New Hampshire Restaurants’ Charitable Trust, they receive a $10 o...

    THE LACONIA DAILY SUN
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    BROOMFIELD NONPROFITS PULL IN DONATIONS ON CO GIVES DAY

    Dec 10, 2018

    Money raised by Broomfield-area nonprofits on Colorado Gives Day ensures area recipients, including the most-vulnerable populations, will be fed, clothed and otherwise served. On Dec. 4, the state's largest day of giving, four local organizations Bal Swan Children's Center, Broomfield FISH, ...

    BROOMFIELD ENTERPRISE NEWS
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    SAN JUAN ISLAND COMMUNITY FOUNDATION AWARDS $20K OF GRANTS

    Dec 09, 2018

    The San Juan Island Community Foundation recently awarded grants totaling $20,546 to local nonprofits in their third and final grant cycle of the year. The Foundation awarded $4,648 from its Healthy Community Fund, while generous donors and the SJICF Women’s Fund contributed a combined $15,898...

    SAN JUAN ISLANDER
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    GRANT A WISH FOR AN AREA NONPROFIT

    Dec 09, 2018

    Tis better to give than to receive, as the saying goes. But area nonprofits believe that it’s just as great to receive, especially in these days of funding cuts. For nearly a decade, Herald-Mail Media has been asking our readers to dig deep into their pockets and help out area nonprofit for ou...

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    BLOOMBERG’S $1.8 BILLION GIFT-QUAKE DONATION DWARFED MOST NONPROFITS’ CAPITAL CAMPAIGNS

    Dec 08, 2018

    It didn’t seem that long ago that fundraisers gasped at the first-ever billion- dollar capital campaign. It was kind of a big deal when in 2012 Stanford University became the first school to raise $1 billion in one year. Former New York City Mayor and potential 2020 presidential candidate Mich...

    THE NONPROFIT TIMES
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    https://NonProfit.report/news-article.aspx?ID=25042504

    EAGLE COUNTY NONPROFITS RAISED MORE THAN $1 MILLION ON COLORADO GIVES DAY

    Dec 08, 2018

    Colorado Gives Day just keeps growing. That growth helped Eagle County Gives a local group associated with the statewide effort finally crack the $1 million level in online donations this year. Colorado Gives Day a day of online philanthropy was established through the statewide Community First Foun...

    VAIL DAILY
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    NEW LOOK AT GIVING CIRCLES AS ENTRY POINTS FOR SMALL DONORS

    Dec 07, 2018

    As we have noted at NPQ, giving by donors of modest means in the United States is in decline. And, it appears that the decline of donors of modest means has also hurt the nonprofits that depend on their donations, as NPQ’s Keenan Wellar recently explained. Among other things, this has led NPQ ...

    NONPROFIT QUARTERLY
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    https://NonProfit.report/news-article.aspx?ID=25102510

    WHITTENBERGER FOUNDATION AWARDS $290K TO LOCAL NONPROFITS

    Dec 07, 2018

    More than $290,000 was awarded to 62 local nonprofit organizations by the Whittenberger Foundation at its annual awards luncheon on Friday. The Whittenberger Foundation, a Caldwell-based charitable grant-making foundation, has a long history of distributing grants to organizations whose primary miss...

    IDAHO PRESS
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    https://NonProfit.report/news-article.aspx?ID=24922492

    DORIS DUKE FOUNDATION AWARDS $3.5 MILLION FOR JAZZ INITIATIVE

    Dec 07, 2018

    The Doris Duke Charitable Foundation has announced a $3.5 million grant to South Arts in Atlanta to launch an effort aimed at invigorating the field of jazz and assisting contemporary jazz artists. One of the most significant commitments to date by the foundation's Arts program, the grant will h...

    PHILANTHROPY NEWS DIGEST
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    https://NonProfit.report/news-article.aspx?ID=24842484

    BANK OF AMERICA CHARITABLE FOUNDATION AWARDS $1.1 MILLION TO NONPROFITS

    Dec 07, 2018

    The Bank of America Charitable Foundation celebrated its annual “Detroit Day of Giving” on November 14, which focuses on ensuring individuals and families in metropolitan Detroit have access to the tools and resources that support economic mobility including basic needs and services. The...

    THE MICHIGAN CHRONICLE
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    https://NonProfit.report/news-article.aspx?ID=24902490

    COMMUNITY FOUNDATION AWARDS TO SEVEN NONPROFITS AND PROJECTS

    Dec 06, 2018

    The Community Foundation of Lincoln County and its members have been active in the area for more than a decade and is starting to really see some traction. The nonprofit organization awarded more than twice as much money to grant applicants this year compared to 2017.  The foundation recently a...

    RUIDOSO NEWS
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    ALLSTATE FOUNDATION AWARDS TWO $1,000 GRANTS TO GREAT LAKES BAY REGION NONPROFITS

    Dec 06, 2018

    Allstate agency owner Michael Love secured two $1,000 Allstate Foundation Helping Hands in the Community grants to support both Arrowwood Elementary School and the Larkin Township Fire Department.

    As a volunteer with these nonprofits, Love joins thousands of Allstate agency owners and...

    MIDLAND DAILY NEWS
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    LAW, BUSINESS STUDENTS DEVELOP AI APPS TO AID NONPROFITS

    Dec 06, 2018

    Service animals are essential to the people who need them, but their owners constantly encounter questions and suspicions, and are frequently denied entry to places they’re allowed by law. An app created by students in the first Delivering Legal Services Through Technology class, open to LL.M....

    CORNELL CHRONICLE
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    https://NonProfit.report/news-article.aspx?ID=25032503

    LAME-DUCK BILLS SEEK TO RESTORE MICHIGAN'S CHARITABLE TAX CREDIT FOR SOME NONPROFITS

    Dec 05, 2018

    Legislation moving during the lame-duck session could bring back Michigan's charitable tax credit for individual and family gifts made to certain nonprofits. Introduced in early October, House bills 6433 and 6434 would restore charitable state tax credits for gifts made to food banks, homeless s...

    CRAIN'S DETROIT BUSINESS
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    WHY NONPROFITS NEED TO IMPLEMENT DATA ANALYTICS SOLUTIONS

    Dec 05, 2018

    Giving Tuesday remains a hugely popular day for nonprofit organizations to raise money and awareness for the causes they support. The annual day devoted to philanthropy, which fell on Nov. 27 this year, produced about $380 million in donations for charities from roughly 4 million people, according t...

    BIZTECH MAGAZINE
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    https://NonProfit.report/news-article.aspx?ID=24722472

    NORTHWESTERN MUTUAL GIVES BACK TO LOCAL NON-PROFITS

    Dec 05, 2018

    Milwaukee-based Northwestern Mutual, through its charitable foundation, has provided $225,000 in grants to non-profits in both its hometown and New York. Following an employee nomination process during the company’s “Days of Sharing” program, Northwestern Mutual selected 25 non-pro...

    INSURANCE BUSINESS AMERICA
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    https://NonProfit.report/news-article.aspx?ID=24732473

    SENIOR-SERVING NONPROFITS RECEIVE GRANTS

    Dec 05, 2018

    A special interest fund of the Central Indiana Community Foundation has awarded over $750,000 in grants to 24 nonprofit organizations. The Central Indiana Senior Fund advisory board chose organizations that create opportunities for seniors. The grants will support efforts to provide food, transporta...

    INSIDE INDIANA BUSINESS
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    https://NonProfit.report/news-article.aspx?ID=24742474

    NONPROFITS RAISE $263K IN GOODGIVING

    Dec 05, 2018

    Clark County nonprofits raised more than $260,000 in a week through this year’s GoodGiving Challenge. The challenge is a partnership between Blue Grass Community Foundation and Smiley Pete Publishing and has raised more than $8.5 million for charities since 2011. The challenge ran from Nov. 27...

    WINCHESTER SUN
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    https://NonProfit.report/news-article.aspx?ID=24752475

    LOCAL VFW RAISING MONEY FOR COMMUNITY NONPROFITS

    Dec 05, 2018

    For the last eight weeks the folks at the Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 449 in West Warwick have been bringing in different ‘celebrity’ bartenders on Monday nights to raise money for local nonprofits this holiday season. Members of the post are calling the initiative Charity Tap Night. E...

    RICENTRAL.COM
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    https://NonProfit.report/news-article.aspx?ID=24802480

    5 LESSONS TO GUIDE THE TRANSITION TO A MORE JUST PHILANTHROPY

    Dec 04, 2018

    As we prepare to close out 2018 and reflect upon the past year, it’s overwhelming to think about the countless crises that have erupted and disrupted communities around the country, including the growing incidence of extreme climate events, mounting wealth and income inequality, increasing urb...

    NONPROFIT QUARTERLY
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    https://NonProfit.report/news-article.aspx?ID=24642464

    BY PUTTING ASIDE COMPETITION AND ACTING COLLECTIVELY, NONPROFITS HERE GET THINGS DONE

    Dec 04, 2018

    When Denver created its first fund dedicated to affordable housing, a coalition of nonprofits shared in the triumph. The City Council’s decision in 2016 to create the $150 million fund followed years of strategic efforts by many groups — some working with City Hall and real-estate develo...

    THE CHRONICLE OF PHILANTHROPY
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    https://NonProfit.report/news-article.aspx?ID=24672467

    NONPROFITS USE CREATIVE PLACEMAKING TO ADDRESS PUBLIC SAFETY

    Dec 03, 2018

    Citizen-led revitalization efforts have a distinct place in the community development and public safety arenas. They’re often overlooked, as high-profile investments and projects garner more media attention. However, small-scale efforts involving nonprofits can engage communities in planning p...

    NONPROFIT QUARTERLY
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    https://NonProfit.report/news-article.aspx?ID=24652465

    CANADIAN GOVERNMENT’S PLAN TO BOOST NONPROFIT JOURNALISM

    Dec 03, 2018

    As Bruce Campion-Smith and Tonda MacCharles detail in the Toronto Star, the Canadian government is considering legislation to give a tax break to digital news subscribers, offer a refundable tax credit to news outlets, and allow nonprofit media organizations to claim charitable status. The cost of t...

    NONPROFIT QUARTERLY
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    https://NonProfit.report/news-article.aspx?ID=24662466

    ELGIN NONPROFITS THRILLED WITH LOCAL DONATIONS MADE ON GIVING TUESDAY

    Dec 03, 2018

    Several Elgin-area nonprofit organizations benefited from charitable donations made on Giving Tuesday. Among the local groups to reap the most in terms of volume of contributions, according to the ilgive.com website, were Easter Seals of Dupage and Fox Valley, the Association for Individual Developm...

    CHICAGO TRIBUNE
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    https://NonProfit.report/news-article.aspx?ID=24502450

    17 AREA YOUTH NONPROFITS EARN $225,000 IN GRANTS

    Dec 03, 2018

    The Community Leadership Partners, a Hampton Roads Community Foundation giving group, awarded $225,000 in grants to 17 area nonprofits in 2018. Each organization serves either middle-school students, high-school-aged youth or disconnected youth and young adults (those ages 16-24 who are not working,...

    THE VIRGINIAN-PILOT
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    https://NonProfit.report/news-article.aspx?ID=24532453

    STRATEGY AND SUCCESS FOR NONPROFITS ON GIVING TUESDAY

    Dec 03, 2018

    Whether donating tens, hundreds or thousands of dollars, some county residents showed their generosity this week on Giving Tuesday, a charitable event that follows Thanksgiving each year. Since 2012, nonprofits across the globe have raised money through Giving Tuesday. Some nonprofits raked in thous...

    MOUNTAIN DEMOCRAT
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    https://NonProfit.report/news-article.aspx?ID=24582458

    13,000 BUS PASSES DONATED TO SIX GENESEE COUNTY NONPROFITS

    Dec 03, 2018

    The Mass Transportation Authority has donated 13,000 bus passes for six nonprofit agencies in Genesee County.  MTA has partnered with Huntington Bank and United Way to award the bus passes to the agencies, courtesy of an Emergency Bus Pass Program. The program was launched to overcome the trans...

    MLIVE
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    https://NonProfit.report/news-article.aspx?ID=24592459

    VOTE TO HELP PFCU DONATE $5,000 TO 3 PHILLY NONPROFITS

    Dec 03, 2018

    On Giving Tuesday, the member-owned, nonprofit financial institution Philadelphia Federal Credit Union (PFCU) kicked off a digital giving campaign inviting folks to vote on how it should distribute $5,000 between three local nonprofits: The Community Ties Giving Campaign assigns $5 to each vote. Vot...

    GENEROCITY
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    https://NonProfit.report/news-article.aspx?ID=24602460

    NONPROFITS AWARDED GRANT FUNDING FROM ACC CELEBRITY GOLF TOURNAMENT

    Dec 01, 2018

    Nonprofits from throughout the Tahoe Basin recently received a grand total of $78,974 raised during the 2018 American Century Championship celebrity golf tournament. The donations were awarded during the Lake Tahoe Visitors Authority's Nov. 8 board meeting. "The continued support from our p...

    TAHOE DAILY TRIBUNE
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    https://NonProfit.report/news-article.aspx?ID=24822482

    MORE THAN JUST A HASHTAG: GIVINGTUESDAY GIVES NONPROFITS BOOST IN THE VALLEY

    Nov 30, 2018

    Billed as a global day of giving, #GivingTuesday trended across social media platforms around the world earlier this week and encouraged people to contribute donations to nonprofits they support. The worldwide movement got an official proclamation of support by Easthampton Mayor Nicole LaChapelle, w...

    DAILY HAMPSHIRE GAZETTE
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    https://NonProfit.report/news-article.aspx?ID=24512451

    FIRST STATEWIDE DAY OF GIVING RAISES FUNDS FOR NONPROFITS

    Nov 30, 2018

    South Dakota held its first statewide Day of Giving on Tuesday, and Mitchell nonprofits were able to meet or exceed their fundraising goals. The Day of Giving was organized by volunteers from across the state with the goal of raising as much money as possible for nearly 400 501(c)(3) nonprofits acro...

    THE DAILY REPUBLIC
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    https://NonProfit.report/news-article.aspx?ID=24522452

    GIVING TUESDAY GIVES HOPE FOR DELMARVA NON-PROFITS, CHARITIES

    Nov 28, 2018

    There's Black Friday, Cyber Monday and now give way to Giving Tuesday! Plenty of non-profit organizations across Delmarva are making their wishlists to help others this holiday season including Toemiese Harris, who volunteered her time on Tuesday ringing bells for the Salvation Army. "My fa...

    WBOC TV
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    https://NonProfit.report/news-article.aspx?ID=24372437

    KOHL’S TO GIVE $3.2 MILLION TO HEALTH AND WELLNESS NONPROFITS

    Nov 28, 2018

    More than 300 nonprofits will be the beneficiaries of $3.2 million from Kohl’s, which announced Tuesday it will donate the money to organizations around the country that focus on improving the health and wellness of children and families. “Giving back to the communities our Kohl’s ...

    GMTODAY
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    https://NonProfit.report/news-article.aspx?ID=24432443

    LOCAL YOUTH NONPROFIT GETS GRANT FROM BANK OF THE SIERRA

    Nov 28, 2018

    Bank of the Sierra donated $18,000 was given to seven nonprofits in the bank’s coastal markets during the third quarter. The bank awards grants of $1,000 to $5,000 grants to 15-20 local nonprofits each quarter as part of its Sierra Grant program. Overall in the third quarter, Bank of the Sierr...

    VENTURA COUNTY STAR
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    https://NonProfit.report/news-article.aspx?ID=24442444

    SAN ANTONIO NONPROFITS LAND GRANTS FOR SOFTWARE TO BOLSTER PROGRAMS, SERVICES

    Nov 28, 2018

    Two San Antonio nonprofits will receive matching grants from Social Solutions Global to offset part of the cost of the Austin firm’s software, which the groups say will help them improve their programs and better serve clients. The grants to Prospera Housing Community Services and SA Youth dra...

    SAN ANTONIO EXPRESS-NEWS
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    https://NonProfit.report/news-article.aspx?ID=24452445

    NYC-BASED NONPROFIT GETS $2M GRANT TO BUILD TECH TRAINING PROGRAM WITH LOCAL EMPLOYERS

    Nov 27, 2018

    New York City-based nonprofit Civic Hall has been awarded a $2 million grant by Cognizant Technology's U.S. Foundation to launch a digital skills training pilot program for local workers, Crain's New York Business reports. Civic Hall announced the initiative as part of the groundbreaking of ...

    HR DIVE
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    https://NonProfit.report/news-article.aspx?ID=24422442

    MIDCOAST NONPROFITS KICK OFF CHARITABLE SEASON WITH GIVINGTUESDAY

    Nov 27, 2018

    Tuesday is #GivingTuesday, an annual global event that encourages people to give back and support nonprofits and charities. GivingTuesday is always the Tuesday following Thanksgiving and is in many ways a response to the consumer-oriented shopping events of Black Friday, Small Business Saturday and ...

    THE TIMES RECORD
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    https://NonProfit.report/news-article.aspx?ID=24292429

    LA CROSSE COMMUNITY FOUNDATION SURPRISES LOCAL NONPROFITS WITH DONATIONS ON GIVING TUESDAY

    Nov 27, 2018

    The La Crosse Community Foundation is surprising local nonprofits with donations today,Giving Tuesday. Members of the LCF board and grants committee are presenting checks ranging from $1000 to $3000 to the following nonprofits: Coulee Council On Addictions, Freedom Honor Flight, La Crosse Public Edu...

    NEWS8000
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    https://NonProfit.report/news-article.aspx?ID=24342434

    RAIDERS FOUNDATION "BLITZES" THREE LAS VEGAS NONPROFITS DURING GIVINGTUESDAY

    Nov 27, 2018

    In an effort to bring attention to the global day of giving fueled by #GivingTuesday, the Raiders Foundation helped kick start the giving season with surprise “blitzes” to three Las Vegas organizations. The Raiders Foundation will present donation checks of $15,000 each to MVP, After-Sch...

    RAIDERS
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    https://NonProfit.report/news-article.aspx?ID=24362436

    ABILENE'S COMMUNITY FOUNDATION OFFERS 'WISH LISTS' FROM LOCAL NONPROFITS

    Nov 26, 2018

    For those who want to continue to give even beyond #GivingTuesday, Community Foundation of Abilene has worked with local nonprofits to create “wish lists” that will contribute to their mission and further help the people those groups serve. Originally, the effort was a list sent to exist...

    ABILENE REPORTER-NEWS
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    https://NonProfit.report/news-article.aspx?ID=24352435

    SONOMA COUNTY NONPROFITS TAP INTO GIVING TUESDAY

    Nov 26, 2018

    After a holiday shopping frenzy bookended by Black Friday and Cyber Monday, Sonoma County nonprofits are asking local residents to shift focus to #GivingTuesday, a global movement to support charitable causes. In its seventh year, #GivingTuesday is intended to mark the launch of the season for holid...

    THE PRESS DEMOCRAT
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    https://NonProfit.report/news-article.aspx?ID=24262426

    GIVINGTUESDAY A CHANCE SUPPORT ABILENE NONPROFITS

    Nov 26, 2018

    After two days of getting deals, Black Friday and Cyber Monday, local nonprofits are hoping a day of giving back will be just as successful. GivingTuesday is an opportunity to honor the work of nonprofit groups, encouraging philanthropy and celebrating generosity, organizers said. There are many dif...

    ABILENE REPORTER-NEWS
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    https://NonProfit.report/news-article.aspx?ID=24272427

    SPRINGFIELD-AREA NONPROFITS GEAR UP FOR GIVINGTUESDAY, A GLOBAL DAY OF GIVING

    Nov 26, 2018

    First comes Black Friday. Then it's Small Business Saturday, followed by Cyber Monday. The holiday spending season is in full swing. But don't forget: It's also the season of giving and sharing. GivingTuesday which falls on Nov. 27 this year is a global day of giving fueled by the power ...

    SPRINGFIELD NEWS-LEADER
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    https://NonProfit.report/news-article.aspx?ID=24282428

    WHY GIVINGTUESDAY ISN'T THE BEST WAY FOR NONPROFITS TO RAISE MONEY

    Nov 25, 2018

    Giving Tuesday offers those of us who splurged on Black Friday and Cyber Monday a chance to compensate by just as generously supporting our favorite nonprofits on the Tuesday after Thanksgiving. As one software company for nonprofit fundraising puts it, the day offers “24 hours to harness the ...

    NORWALK REFLECTOR
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    https://NonProfit.report/news-article.aspx?ID=24182418

    GIVING TUESDAY HELPS LEVERAGE SMALL NONPROFITS

    Nov 25, 2018

    Giving Tuesday hasn’t only boosted annual fund-raising for small nonprofits in the area. Heather Bradley, director of the Center for Nonprofit Resources, a program of the Toledo Community Foundation, said the charitable campaign has forced organizations to update the way they operate in order ...

    TOLEDO BLADE
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    https://NonProfit.report/news-article.aspx?ID=24192419

    EIGHT CLARKSVILLE NONPROFITS WILL BENEFIT FROM COMMUNITY FOUNDATION GRANTS

    Nov 25, 2018

    Foundation of Middle Tennessee, a charitable organization dedicated to enriching the quality of life in 40 Middle Tennessee counties and beyond, announces $2,726,800 in grants to 453 local nonprofit organizations as part of the 2018 annual grantmaking process. The grants will benefit nonprofits in 3...

    CLARKSVILLENOW.COM
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    https://NonProfit.report/news-article.aspx?ID=24212421

    CHURCH TO HOLD ANNUAL 5K TO RAISE MONEY FOR NONPROFITS

    Nov 23, 2018

    First United Methodist Church of Morganton is getting ready to light up the night with a special annual event. The church will hold its seventh Night of Light 5k and Family Faith Fun Run/Walk on Saturday, Dec. 1, with the Fun Run/Walk starting at 5:15 p.m. and the 5k Run starting at 6 p.m. The races...

    MORGANTON NEWS HERALD
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    https://NonProfit.report/news-article.aspx?ID=24202420

    WOMEN'S LEADERSHIP GUILD AWARDS $22,000 TO NONPROFITS

    Nov 22, 2018

    The Women's Leadership Guild awarded 11 $2,000 grants to nonprofit organizations that help support women's and children's health and wellness. The nonprofit groups awarded were the Albion Food Pantry, Community Action Center, Family Promise of the Palouse, Friends of Community Hospice, i...

    MOSCOW-PULLMAN DAILY NEWS
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    https://NonProfit.report/news-article.aspx?ID=24122412

    CAPE FEAR GARDEN CLUB DISBURSES $72K IN GRANTS

    Nov 21, 2018

    The Cape Fear Garden Club disbursed the 2018 Azalea Garden Tour funds to 26 grant applicants on Nov. 14. Teresa Hill, 2018 Grant Disbursement Chair, handed out $72,326.58 to 26 nonprofits in New Hanover County, which included six youth groups, two civic groups, four community service organizations, ...

    WILMINGTON STAR NEWS
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    https://NonProfit.report/news-article.aspx?ID=24062406

    ATLANTA PHOTOGRAPHY NONPROFIT GETS NICE BOOST WITH A $40,000 GRANT

    Nov 21, 2018

    An Atlanta photography nonprofit is getting its Christmas wishes fulfilled early after receiving a $40,000 grant. Atlanta Celebrates Photography, which turns 20 this year, was awarded the grant from the Community Foundation of Greater Atlanta. The grant will go toward the group’s general opera...

    AJC
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    https://NonProfit.report/news-article.aspx?ID=24072407

    PETSMART CHARITIES® COMMITS TO GRANTING UP TO $1 MILLION TO SUPPORT EMERGENCY RELIEF EFFORTS FOR PEOPLE AND PETS AFFECTED BY CALIFORNIA WILDFIRES

    Nov 21, 2018

    PetSmart Charities, the leading funder of animal welfare in North America, is committing up to $1 million in grant funding to support agencies working on the front lines to help pets and pet families affected by the wildfires burning across the state of California. PetSmart Charities has distributed...

    FINANCIAL POST
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    https://NonProfit.report/news-article.aspx?ID=24082408

    SIOUXLAND BIG GIVE’ CHECKS DISTRIBUTED TO OVER 100 NONPROFITS

    Nov 20, 2018

    The Siouxland Foundation distributed their checks for this year’s “Siouxland Big Give” The foundation gave away $104,916 to over 100 local nonprofits. The money was raised in a one-day giving blitz on October 9, with over 1500 donations made online and in person. The Vice President...

    KTIV
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    https://NonProfit.report/news-article.aspx?ID=24012401

    WILLIAMSON NONPROFITS RECEIVE MORE THAN $150K FROM COMMUNITY FOUNDATION

    Nov 19, 2018

    The Community Foundation of Middle Tennessee injected more than $150,000 into Williamson County's nonprofits in 2018. In total, the foundation collected more than $2 million, which is spread among 33 counties in Tennessee. "The Community Foundation is honored to connect generosity with need...

    THE TENNESSEAN
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    https://NonProfit.report/news-article.aspx?ID=24022402

    IMPACT INVESTING PLATFORM LAUNCHED WITH TECHSOUP OFFERING

    Nov 19, 2018

    Toronto-based Social Venture Connexion has announced the U.S. launch of its online impact investing platform. The first investment opportunity on SVX.US, as the platform is called, is an $11.5 million Direct Public Offering (DPO) from nonprofit TechSoup in support of its ongoing efforts to enable ci...

    PHILANTHROPY NEWS DIGEST
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    https://NonProfit.report/news-article.aspx?ID=23952395

    REPORT WARNS OF RISKS OF TOP-HEAVY PHILANTHROPY

    Nov 19, 2018

    The charitable sector in the United States is increasingly top-heavy, with a growing amount of philanthropic power held by a handful of very wealthy individuals and foundations — a trend that poses risks to the sector's effectiveness and independence, a report from the Institute for Policy...

    PHILANTHROPY NEWS DIGEST
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    https://NonProfit.report/news-article.aspx?ID=23962396

    SOUTHERN MAGNOLIA CHARITIES AWARDS GRANTS TO MILTON NONPROFITS

    Nov 19, 2018

    Three local charity organizations Dream Weavers of Georgia, Milton First Responders Foundation and Canine Assistants were recently awarded $14,000 each from Southern Magnolia Charities, a new nonprofit that started earlier this year. The organizations were selected to receive grants from the proceed...

    MDJONLINE.COM
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    https://NonProfit.report/news-article.aspx?ID=23972397

    MIDDLETOWN WOMAN LEAVES $500K TO TWO LOCAL NONPROFITS

    Nov 19, 2018

    The leaders of the Aquidneck Land Trust and Norman Bird Sanctuary knew Beth Everett as a member or at least a likely member of their respective nonprofits. That is to say they knew virtually nothing of the Middletown resident. “We never had any conversations with her,” said Natasha Harri...

    THE NEWPORT DAILY NEWS
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    https://NonProfit.report/news-article.aspx?ID=24002400

    KISSIMMEE COMMISSION GRAPPLES AGAIN WITH DONATING TO NONPROFITS

    Nov 18, 2018

    Another well-intended nonprofit went before the Kissimmee city commissioners last week to promote a feel-good cause – and ask for money to fund it. It’s become a common occurrence at City Hall during commission meetings that take place twice a month. Leaders of charities and social progr...

    OSCEOLA NEWS-GAZETTE
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    https://NonProfit.report/news-article.aspx?ID=23912391

    OCEAN SPRAY COMMUNITY FUND SUPPORTS NONPROFITS

    Nov 18, 2018

    Ocean Spray Cranberries recently announced it granted funds to 107 nonprofits in support of projects that positively impact the communities the cooperative calls home. This year’s Ocean Spray Community Fund recipient organizations hail from communities where Farmer-Owners and colleagues work a...

    COUNTRY TODAY
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    https://NonProfit.report/news-article.aspx?ID=24132413

    SOUTHEAST MINNESOTA NONPROFITS TAKE PART IN ‘GIVE TO THE MAX DAY

    Nov 16, 2018

    Thursday, Nov. 15 was Give to the Max Day and many local nonprofit organizations were not going to miss out. Prairie Creek Community School took the lead with donations and $16,235 raised. Here is a list of how participating Southeastern Minnesota nonprofits did: Prairie Creek Community School, $16,...

    MYFOX47
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    https://NonProfit.report/news-article.aspx?ID=24142414

    COUNCIL AWARDS $28K IN GRANTS TO 10 NONPROFITS

    Nov 16, 2018

    Elizabeth City City Council voted Tuesday to award $28,000 in grants to 10 local nonprofit groups, despite some councilors’ agreement with a citizen who claimed they were ignoring their own grant-award guidelines. Councilors voted to award Community Support Grants to nonprofits serving childre...

    DAILY ADVANCE
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    https://NonProfit.report/news-article.aspx?ID=23922392

    GRANTS FROM DONOR-ADVISED FUNDS TOTALED $19.08 BILLION IN 2017

    Nov 16, 2018

    Grants awarded from donor-advised funds in the United States in 2017 totaled a record $19.08 billion, up 19.9 percent from 2016, a report from the National Philanthropic Trust finds. Based on an analysis of data from nearly a thousand charitable organizations that sponsor DAFs, including national ch...

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    DUKE ENERGY FOUNDATION AWARDS 10 INDIANA NONPROFITS MORE THAN $154,000 IN ENVIRONMENTAL PROJECT GRANTS

    Nov 15, 2018

    Ten Indiana nonprofit environmental organizations will receive $154,577 in grants from the Duke Energy Foundation to enhance and improve Indiana's environment. We understand the importance of maintaining a commitment to environmental responsibility in our communities," said Melody Birmingha...

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    LOUDOUN IMPACT FUND AWARDS $125K IN GRANTS TO 16 NONPROFITS

    Nov 15, 2018

    Local donors and nonprofit leaders gathered for a reception Thursday to celebrate the Loudoun Impact Fund’s gift of $125,000 in grants given to 16 nonprofit organizations serving Loudoun County. The reception was held at Integrus Holdings in One Loudoun, where Nicole Acosta, nonprofit programs...

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    REALTORS FOUNDATION AWARDS GRANT MONEY TO LOCAL NONPROFITS

    Nov 14, 2018

    The Clark County Realtors Foundation, the nonprofit arm of the Clark County Association of Realtors, announced the recipients of its 2018 community grants program. The foundation received 38 grant requests from nonprofits committed to fostering, developing and encouraging the health, education and s...

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    BANK OF AMERICA AWARDS $400,000 TO TWO ATLANTA NONPROFITS

    Nov 14, 2018

    Two Atlanta nonprofits are celebrating being named the 2018 Bank of America Neighborhood Builders grant recipients. Quest Community Development Organization and Access to Capital for Entrepreneurs (ACE) will each receive $200,000 – a $400,000 investment from Bank of America to increase afforda...

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    GIVE TO THE MAX DAY CELEBRATES 10 YEARS, LOOKS TO HELP NONPROFITS YEAR-ROUND

    Nov 13, 2018

    There’s an unofficial “giving holiday” that Minnesota nonprofits mark on their calendars each year: Give to the Max Day. The annual fundraising marathon, which celebrates 10 years on Thursday, has brought in more than $150 million in donations over the decade. Nonprofit leaders say...

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    CONSUMERS ENERGY DONATES $2 MILLION TO NONPROFITS TO ASSIST IN ENERGY COSTS

    Nov 13, 2018

    Consumers Energy announced Monday that they will be contributing $2 million to assist as many as 2,500 households across Michigan stay safe and warm while assisting in offsetting energy bill costs. “When the temperatures start to drop, we know there are Michigan families who struggle to make e...

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    DONATE TO MORE THAN 100 NONPROFITS TUESDAY DURING WYOBRASKA GIVES CAMPAIGN

    Nov 13, 2018

    Western Nebraska and eastern Wyoming residents are well on their way to raising money for 104 nonprofits in the area. WyoBraska GIVES is an Oregon Trail Community Foundation community giving event, which helps community organizations throughout the Panhandle. The single day event runs on Nov. 13, An...

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    GIVE METHOW CAMPAIGN RAISES MORE THAN $276,000 FOR NON-PROFITS

    Nov 13, 2018

    The Community Foundation of NCW is pleased to announce its Give Methow campaign has raised $276,535 for 33 Methow Valley nonprofits. Give Methow is a crowdfunding campaign hosted by the Community Foundation during the month of October to build awareness about nonprofits serving the Methow Valley and...

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    EC FOUNDATION AWARDS 11 NONPROFITS NEARLY $90K IN GRANTS

    Nov 13, 2018

    The local American Red Cross chapter, the region’s domestic violence shelter and the local Boys & Girls Club are the biggest recipients of nearly $90,000 in grants awarded recently by Elizabeth City’s largest private charitable trust. Also receiving grants from the Elizabeth City Fou...

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    ICJF RECEIVES $5 MILLION FROM KNIGHT FOUNDATION FOR FELLOWSHIPS

    Nov 12, 2018

    The International Center for Journalists in Washington, D.C., has announced a five-year, $5 million grant from the John S. and James L. Knight Foundation to expand its efforts to connect global journalism leaders with U.S. news organizations. The grant will enable the ICFJ Knight Fellowships program...

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    ALL ABOUT NONPROFITS: REVENUE TOPS $2.9B FOR MILLION DOLLAR NONPROFITS

    Nov 12, 2018

    With $2.9 billion in combined revenue, the economic might of Western New York’s largest nonprofit organizations is impossible to ignore. That number represents contracts, program revenue, earned income, investments and grant dollars that flowed into 319 nonprofit organizations across the eight...

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    HOME DEPOT FOUNDATION BOOSTS COMMITMENT TO VETERANS TO $500 MILLION

    Nov 09, 2018

    The Home Depot Foundation has announced a commitment of $500 million to veterans-related causes by 2025. In 2016, the foundation pledged $250 million to veterans' initiatives through 2020 but met the commitment two years early. With the new commitment, the foundation will continue to work with n...

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    PRINCETON AREA COMMUNITY FOUNDATION AWARDS $187,000 TO NONPROFITS

    Nov 09, 2018

    The Princeton Area Community Foundation’s Fund for Women and Girls (FWG) has awarded $187,000 in grants to 14 local nonprofits, the largest in the fund’s 20-year history. “All of these organizations are doing impressive work to care for the most vulnerable amongst us,’’...

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    PHILANTHROPY'S IMPORTANCE TO EMPLOYEES, EMPLOYERS, NONPROFITS GROWING

    Nov 08, 2018

    Changes in the country's workforce and new attitudes toward work are affecting workplace giving, even as philanthropy is becoming increasingly important to employees, employers, and nonprofits, a report from the Giving USA Foundation and Indiana University Lilly Family School of Philanthropy fin...

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    BEND FALL FESTIVAL RAISES $3,000 FOR NONPROFITS

    Nov 08, 2018

    The 2018 First Interstate Bank Fall Festival is a celebration that kicks off the harvest season. This is a time to get cozy and build your nest for the winter. With this as inspiration, First Interstate Bank and Lay It Out Events invited the community to bring needed items, such as clothing and food...

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    PILOT FLYING J TO DONATE $2 MILLION TO NONPROFITS FOR 60TH ANNIVERSARY

    Nov 01, 2018

    Pilot Flying J announced at its headquarters Thursday morning $2 million in donations to charitable organizations to celebrate the company's 60th year in business. More than 20 nonprofit organizations across the nation will receive donations. Nonprofits that reflect the company's core values...

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    GIVE BIG FUNDRAISER BRINGS IN NEARLY $240,000 FOR SAN BERNARDINO COUNTY NONPROFITS

    Oct 31, 2018

    The 5th annual Give BIG San Bernardino County 24-hour web-a-thon raised nearly $240,000 for local nonprofits. There were 4,682 donations made from midnight Tuesday, Oct. 30 through midnight Wednesday, Oct. 31, going to more than 100 nonprofits in San Bernardino County, according to a news release fr...

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    BALLMER GROUP PLEDGES $16M TO SOUTHEAST MICHIGAN NONPROFITS

    Oct 31, 2018

    City Year Detroit, the American Heart Association and the Michigan League for Public Policy are among 18 widely varied non-profits splitting $16 million in the first southeast Michigan grants from the Ballmer Group. Ballmer Group, founded by former Microsoft CEO and Detroit native Steve Ballmer and ...

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    THESE HEALTH-MINDED NONPROFITS AND CHARITIES DO VITAL WORK IN AUSTIN

    Oct 31, 2018

    To say Austin has a healthy nonprofit scene would be an understatement. In recent months, we at CultureMap have been taking a look at charities making an impact in the community, and the list of health and wellness-related organizations is the longest one yet. CultureMap's new Austin Charity Gui...

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    GIVING TO CHARITIES REFLECTS GROWING WEALTH GAP

    Oct 31, 2018

    America's growing economic divide is evident in American giving patterns, a new Chronicle of Philanthropy study of nonprofits that raised the most in cash and stock contributions in 2017 finds. Based on the total value of cash and stock received from individuals, corporations, and foundations (e...

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    GOOGLE.ORG OFFERS $25 MILLION FOR SOCIAL GOOD AI IDEAS

    Oct 30, 2018

    Google.org, the philanthropic arm of the search engine firm, is committing $25 million in grants and additional expertise to find the best Artificial Intelligence (AI) solutions for social good. The money will be segmented into support from Google’s AI experts, Google.org grant funding from a ...

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    GOOGLE'S "AI FOR SOCIAL GOOD" CAN HELP NONPROFITS, AS WELL AS GOOGLE'S IMAGE

    Oct 29, 2018

    Google on Monday unveiled a new initiative, called AI for Social Good, that aims to steer the company's vast resources and expertise in artificial intelligence to projects with positive impacts on society. The initiative is a joint effort between Google.org, the company's philanthropic arm, ...

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    9TH ANNUAL KATE WALK RAISES $6,500 FOR AREA NONPROFITS

    Oct 28, 2018

    Roughly 300 people laced up their sneakers on Sept. 29 to pay tribute to Kate Bratcher, a longtime Tullahoma teacher who refused to let breast cancer keep her from the sport she loved. After breast cancer claimed Bratcher’s life in 2009 – just a day after her 49th birthday her friends an...

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    NETSUITE EXPANDS SOCIAL IMPACT PROGRAM TO HELP NONPROFITS CHANGE THE WORLD

    Oct 25, 2018

    Oracle NetSuite today announced it has extended its commitment to helping global nonprofits and social enterprises. The new investments, which include enriched product donation, pro bono expansion and community building opportunities, expand the NetSuite Social Impact program and are designed to hel...

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    ALLIANCE FOR BETTER NONPROFITS AIMING TO HELP OTHER CHARITABLE ORGANIZATIONS IN REGION

    Oct 24, 2018

    The Alliance for Better Nonprofits (ABN) is working to help coordinate and improve local charitable organizations throughout the region by hosting a leadership conference Oct. 31. The event is centered on ABN's mission to walk the region's nonprofits on their journey toward efficiency and ef...

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    COMMUNITY FOUNDATION CELEBRATES MLK50 BY AWARDING SIX GRANTS TO NONPROFITS

    Oct 24, 2018

    The celebration of MLK50 has been a pivotal movement in Memphis’ history and a point of advancing the city forward into the future. Part of the discussion surrounding the commemoration has been the question of, “Where do we go from here?” In keeping with the spirit of Martin Luther...

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    NONPROFITS BENEFIT FROM BUILDING THE CAPACITY TO MONITOR AND EVALUATE THEIR PROGRAMS

    Oct 24, 2018

    Think about how baseball has been transformed over the past two decades. Thanks in part to the book Moneyball and technological advances in analytics, general managers and coaches started to deploy data-informed approaches to scouting players and sketching out winning strategies. That paid off for m...

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    BLOOMBERG LAUNCHES NEW SUPPORT MODEL FOR SMALL ARTS NONPROFITS

    Oct 23, 2018

    Why is Michael Bloomberg’s Bloomberg Philanthropies donating over $43 million collectively promised to 200 small and midsize nonprofits arts organizations through its Arts Innovation and Management Program (AIM)? Bloomberg contends that the impact of small and mid-size arts organizations has b...

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    NONPROFIT ORGANIZATIONS RAISE RECORD-BREAKING FUNDS ON ONECAUSE TECHNOLOGY IN THE THIRD QUARTER

    Oct 23, 2018

    OneCause, a leader in mobile fundraising, continues its strong growth in 2018, helping nonprofits raise more than $65 million in the third quarter and more than doubling the funds raised on OneCause platforms during the same time period in 2017. "We saw our clients getting more creative and fin...

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    INDIANA NONPROFITS AWARDED DUKE ENERGY GRANTS

    Oct 22, 2018

    Plainfield-based Duke Energy Indiana says nearly two dozen nonprofits throughout the state will benefit from $315,000 in grants from the Duke Energy Foundation. The funding aims to support initiatives that the utility says will enhance the regions where customers live, work and play. Duke Energy Ind...

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    SUGARSHOPPER.COM OFFERS NONPROFITS E-COMMERCE SOLUTION TO DECLINE IN FUNDING IN FACE OF RISING COSTS

    Oct 22, 2018

    Nonprofit organizations across the country face a projected loss of $20 billion in charitable giving this year due to tax law changes, which drastically reduces the number of households that can itemize deductions. 1, 2 Itemizers contribute 82% of charitable giving. Nonprofits already report that de...

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    OBAMA FOUNDATION DISCLOSES THIRD-QUARTER DONORS

    Oct 21, 2018

    The Obama Foundation has disclosed the names of and general amounts contributed by its donors during the third quarter of the year. According to the foundation's website, which lists cumulative contributions in dollar amount ranges, donors who made contributions between July 1 and September...

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    14 VALLEY NONPROFITS RECEIVE GRANTS

    Oct 19, 2018

    Fourteen Valley nonprofit organizations received $150,540 in grants from the Sunbury Area Community Foundation. One of the largest awards went to A Community Clinic, the nonprofit medical clinic at 344 Market St., Sunbury, that serves low-income residents who have no insurance. Dr. John Pagana accep...

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    COMMUNITY FOUNDATION SURPRISES NONPROFITS WITH $10,000 CHECKS

    Oct 17, 2018

    The Community Foundation of Herkimer and Oneida County's "Prize Patrol" hit the streets today. They surprised five local non-profits -- delivering ceremonial checks Publisher's Clearing House-style -- to the winners of the first-ever Community Choice Awards. One of the winners was ...

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    VALLEY FOUNDATION PROVIDES $75,500 IN GRANTS TO LOCAL NONPROFITS

    Oct 16, 2018

    The Santa Ynez Valley Foundation has announced more than $75,000 in grants to local nonprofits, including organizations providing safety net services, educational opportunities, and art programs throughout the valley. “Nonprofits give critical resources and vital support,” said Vall...

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    WALTHAM NONPROFITS RECEIVE COMMUNITY SPIRIT GRANTS

    Oct 15, 2018

    Harvard Pilgrim Health Care Foundation has announced that two Waltham nonprofit organizations were awarded a total of $1,500 from the Foundation’s Community Spirit 9/11 Mini-Grant program. Cat Connection received $500 and Multiple Sclerosis Society received $1,000. To commemorate those Ha...

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    TOLEDO CITY COUNCIL MAY GIVE OUT MORE MONEY TO NONPROFITS

    Oct 15, 2018

    Councilmen Yvonne Harper, Gary Johnson, Nick Komives, and Tyrone Riley on Tuesday will propose that the city divide $245,000 among Grace Community Center, Big Brothers Big Sisters of Northwest Ohio, Sofia Quintero Art and Cultural Center, and Center of Hope. The funding request comes a week aft...

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    DISASTER RELIEF TOP #GIVINGTUESDAY PRIORITY FOR DONORS

    Oct 14, 2018

    Giving in support of disaster relief efforts is top of mind for donors as #GivingTuesday and the end-of-year season approach, a survey conducted by Classy, an online and mobile fundraising platform for nonprofits, finds. According to the survey, respondents said disaster relief was the cause needing...

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    INSTITUTION FOR SAVINGS' FOUNDATIONS DONATE $400,000 TO LOCAL NONPROFITS

    Oct 12, 2018

    The Institution for Savings, through its charitable foundations, granted $400,000 in donations and pledges to local nonprofit organizations in the third quarter. The grants bring the total awarded for the year to $954,210 from the Institution for Savings foundation and $1,608,886 for all three of th...

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    NONPROFITS RECEIVE $620,000 IN MIOSHA GRANTS

    Oct 12, 2018

    Michigan Department of Licensing and Regulatory Affairs Deputy Director Kim Gaedeke announced the award of $620,000 in Michigan OSHA (MIOSHA) grants to 20 nonprofit organizations. The grants are part of the Consultation Education and Training (CET) Grant Program and are awarded annually on an open, ...

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    PHILANTHROPY IS ABOUT MORE THAN JUST TAX BREAKS

    Oct 11, 2018

    In today’s world where there’s no shortage of financial and estate-planning tools to help facilitate and maximize charitable gifts. It’s vital not only to understand the economics of larger charitable transfers but also to recognize that to the vast majority of philanthropically in...

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    REPORT FINDS GAPS IN FOUNDATION EFFORTS TO STRENGTHEN NONPROFITS

    Oct 11, 2018

    When it comes to strengthening the operational capacity of nonprofits, there is a gap between the support foundations tend to provide and the support nonprofits say they need, a report from the Center for Effective Philanthropy finds. Based on a survey of a hundred and seventy nonprofit CEOs and a h...

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    HOOTIE & THE BLOWFISH FOUNDATION AWARDS $90,000 TO 3 SOUTH CAROLINA NONPROFITS

    Oct 10, 2018

    The Hootie & the Blowfish Foundation announced the program will receive money to send choral students to regional performances and competitions and help purchase music classroom materials. The Foundation announced its second annual multi-year grant cycle donations, granting a total of $90,000 ov...

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    COLUMBUS BLUE JACKETS FOUNDATION ANNOUNCES $1.1 MILLION GRANT

    Oct 10, 2018

    The Columbus Blue Jackets Foundation announced this evening the donation of $1,100,000 awarded to local charitable and youth hockey organizations for the current grant cycle, marking the third year in a row that annual community reinvestment topped $1 million. This year's grants push the Foundat...

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    NEED TO RAISE MORE MONEY FOR SOCIAL CHANGE? APPLY FOR ONE OF THESE NEW FUNDRAISING GRANTS

    Oct 09, 2018

    A group of foundations and other donors have pooled their resources to provide grants and loans that help progressive causes test new fundraising ideas or expand existing money-raising efforts. The Progressive Multiplier Fund, as the new grant-making entity is called, has raised more than $2 million...

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    NEOTROPE ANNOUNCES CHARITIES SELECTED TO RECEIVE 2018 J.L. SIMMONS NONPROFIT PR GRANT

    Oct 09, 2018

    Neotrope, a marketing, branding, entertainment publishing and technology firm founded in 1983, today announced the U.S. 501(c)(3) charities selected for its annual J.L. Simmons Nonprofit PR Grants program for 2018/19. With this year's Grant, each charity will receive up to $2400 in services incl...

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    FERNIE COMMUNITY FUND IS GROWING AND GIVING

    Oct 09, 2018

    Over the past year, generous individuals, businesses, and organizations have helped the Fernie Community Fund grow from its initial $100,000 endowment to over $135,000 in permanently invested funds. A huge thank you to the Fernie Brewing Company and Fernie Cardlock for including the Fernie Community...

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    WEINBERG FOUNDATION AWARDS $12 MILLION FOR CAMP DISABILITY INITIATIVE

    Oct 08, 2018

    The Harry and Jeanette Weinberg Foundation has announced a $12 million grant to the Foundation for Jewish Camp in support of an initiative aimed at improving accessibility at Jewish day and overnight camps for campers and staff with disabilities. The initiative will fund projects focused on individu...

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    TECH IMPACT LAUNCHES NONPROFIT INFORMATION SECURITY DIVISION TO HELP NONPROFITS ADDRESS MODERN CYBER THREATS

    Oct 08, 2018

    Tech Impact, a 501(c)(3) provider of nonprofit technology solutions and the operator of award-winning IT training programs for under-served youth, announced today the launch of its nonprofit information security division. The newly formed security division will continue to offer Tech Impact's le...

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    $25K PARTNERSHIP GRANT FROM EASTERN BANKS MEANS UPGRADES FOR THE WAY HOME HOUSING UNITS

    Oct 08, 2018

    The Way Home has received a $25,000 grant from the Eastern Bank Foundation, which will provide important facility improvements and upgrades across the agency’s housing units. “This generous donation will have a profound impact on our organization says Mary Sliney, Executive Director, The...

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    CLEVELAND FOUNDATION AWARDS $8 MILLION IN SEPTEMBER GRANTS

    Oct 06, 2018

    The Cleveland Foundation has announced grants totaling $8 million to nonprofit organizations serving residents of Cuyahoga, Lake, and Geauga counties. The September grants include almost a dozen to organizations working in the areas of the arts, education, health, and youth and social services. Gran...

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    TECH FIRMS TARGETING NONPROFITS SECURE MILLIONS IN FUNDING

    Oct 04, 2018

    Two more fledgling fundraising technology companies recently secured private capital to finance growth in the next year. iDonate, an 8-year-old online fundraising firm that got its start with a focus on noncash donations, announced it secured $10 million Series A funding. OneCause, formerly BidPal, ...

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    NONPROFIT RAISED $34M FOR NORTH BAY FIRE RELIEF

    Oct 04, 2018

    In the days and weeks after the North Bay Fires, a San Francisco based nonprofit called Tipping Point raised nearly $34 million for fire relief.  The Tipping Point Emergency Relief Fund was created to help organization hardest hit by the fires, including Santa Rosa Community Health. The medical...

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    ARTS EDUCATION NONPROFIT RECEIVES GRANT BENEFITING LOW-INCOME MIDDLE SCHOOLERS

    Oct 04, 2018

    A local arts education nonprofit announced this week that it has received a $2.5 million grant from the U.S. Department of Education that will benefit low-income middle school students in Long Beach Unified School District’s gifted and talented education program. Signal Hill-based Dramatic Res...

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    CONSERVATION NONPROFIT RECEIVES $50,000 FROM DISNEY FUND

    Oct 04, 2018

    The Disney Conservation Fund recently awarded a grant to Osprey’s Conservation Foundation of the Gulf Coast to support its work to expand and connect protected lands and restore the Tatum Sawgrass marsh. Disney’s two-year, $50,000 grant will help connect protected lands from the Everglad...

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    THREE COUNCIL MEMBERS PARTNER WITH BALLAD BREWING TO CRAFT FUNDRAISER FOR NONPROFIT

    Oct 04, 2018

    They call themselves the troika, and Ballad Brewing is making a limited-edition beer to be named after them a brew called the Troika Tripel. Danville City councilmen Adam Tomer and James Buckner and Vice Mayor Lee Vogler, who often pal around together, have teamed up with the brewery to raise money ...

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    LILLY ENDOWMENT AWARDS $70 MILLION TO HELP CLERGY THRIVE IN MINISTRY

    Oct 03, 2018

    The Indianapolis-based Lilly Endowment has announced grants totaling nearly $70 million to seventy-eight organizations working to support pastors in their ministry. Awarded through the endowment's Thriving in Ministry Initiative, grants ranging between $31,500 and $1 million will enable the reci...

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    NONPROFITS TO BENEFIT FROM NEW ONLINE DIRECTORY

    Oct 03, 2018

    Miami County’s nonprofit organizations will benefit from a new way to accept gifts online, underwritten by the Paul G. Duke Foundation. The Duke Foundation’s Trustees believe in supporting local nonprofit organizations that are working to enhance the quality of life in the region and hav...

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    NONPROFIT CONTRACTING: BREAKING THE CYCLE OF PUBLIC UNDERINVESTMENT

    Oct 03, 2018

    Nonprofit financial performance may not seem high stakes, but it can be a matter of life and death when people lack access to the emergency services nonprofits provide. Consider homeless youth in San Francisco: those without shelter have a mortality rate that is ten times higher than their peers wit...

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    PUMPKINS HELPING PEOPLE: HOWARD SIBLINGS’ NONPROFIT AIDS CANAL WINCHESTER FOOD PANTRY

    Oct 03, 2018

    A truck full of autumn orange pumpkins could raise a lot of green for the Canal Winchester Community Food Pantry, thanks to a nonprofit organization started by three teens. The idea for Pumpkins Helping People was rooted literallyin a family garden that produced too many pumpkins a few years ago. Th...

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    INN RELEASES REPORT ON NONPROFIT MEDIA SECTOR

    Oct 02, 2018

    Ten years after a wave of nonprofit news outlets launched to address the decline in newspapers’ watchdog reporting, the emerging ecosystem of lean, digitally focused outlets continues to struggle with sustainability and strategies for growth. A report released Tuesday by the Institute for Nonp...

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    TEN NONPROFIT ORGANIZATIONS RECEIVE A TOTAL OF $50,000 THROUGH THE BAYER CEREAL EXPERTS GRAIN FOR GOOD PROGRAM

    Oct 02, 2018

    Ten cereals growers each directed a $5,000 donation to a nonprofit charity of their choice as part of the Bayer Cereal Experts Grain for Good Sweepstakes earlier this year. The $50,000 in donations will help provide materials, grants, scholarships and resources for local organizations. Winning growe...

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    DUKE ENERGY FOUNDATION AWARDS FLORIDA NONPROFITS MORE THAN $500,000 IN GRANTS TO ENHANCE ACCESS TO THE ARTS, PROMOTE DIVERSITY

    Oct 01, 2018

    Strengthening communities by promoting diversity and increasing access to the arts is among the many ways the Duke Energy Foundation proudly supports Florida. Grants totaling $504,568 have been awarded to 55 nonprofit organizations within the company's service territory. Duke Energy's suppor...

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    LOCAL NEWS NONPROFIT THE CITY LAYS OUT FUNDING PLANS

    Sep 28, 2018

    Months after Crain's predicted that nonprofits "could be the future of New York journalism," New York magazine and its partners announced the creation of The City, a donation-driven news group that will begin covering local affairs in January. An array of foundations already has advanc...

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    FUNDER COLLABORATIVES FOR SYSTEMS CHANGE GAINING MOMENTUM, STUDY FINDS

    Sep 28, 2018

    For funders seeking to create change at the systems level, collaborations can be more effective than going it alone, a report from Rockefeller Philanthropy Advisors argues. Based on interviews with three dozen individuals who work with or in funder collaboratives or organizations focused on achievin...

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    THE COLOR OF POWER: INSIDE A PUSH TO BRING DIVERSITY TO NONPROFIT BOARDS

    Sep 27, 2018

    It’s hardly a secret that the leadership of America’s nonprofit sector isn’t very diverse. What’s less well known is how little progress has been made on this challenge in recent decades—a period when demographic change has accelerated in the country as a whole. A repor...

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    NONPROFIT CEO COMPENSATION NEARS PRE-RECESSION LEVELS FOR SECOND YEAR

    Sep 26, 2018

    Nonprofit CEOs received raises close to pre-recession levels for the second consecutive year in 2016, with women receiving larger median increases than men in all but the largest organizations those with budgets of at least $25 million a report from GuideStar finds. Based on Internal Revenue Service...

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    LOCAL NONPROFITS RECEIVE $1.7 MILLION IN GRANTS FROM AREA DONORS

    Sep 25, 2018

    The Arizona Community Foundation of Flagstaff presented $1.7 million in grants on Monday at High Country Conference Center to local nonprofit organizations. Gwen Groth, Arizona Community Fund of Flagstaff’s Regional Philanthropic Coordinator, said the foundation received about 140 grant applic...

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    GRANT OPPORTUNITIES AVAILABLE TO COLES COUNTY NONPROFITS

    Sep 21, 2018

    Southeastern Illinois Community Foundation is announces grant opportunities are now available to nonprofit organizations serving Coles County. The Coles County Peace and Justice Fund awards grants to organizations in Coles County for programs and activities that encourage mutual trust and promote cr...

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    WIDELY USED NONPROFIT EFFICIENCY TOOL DOESN'T WORK

    Sep 20, 2018

    At issue is something called the overhead ratio, which is the amount of money a nonprofit organization spends on overhead such as infrastructure, executive compensation and day-to-day management relative to overall spending. Overhead spending does not include funding spent on implementing programs, ...

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    WINCHESTER NONPROFITS BENEFIT FROM CORPORATE PROGRAM

    Sep 20, 2018

    Winchester Got Lunch, Winchester Hospital and Wright-Locke Farm Conservancy were among 64 local nonprofits that benefited from Cummings Properties’ inaugural Client Directed Giving program. The Woburn-based commercial real estate firm donated $77,000 after requesting each of its leasing client...

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    MOST WEALTHY INDIVIDUALS DON’T MAKE BEQUESTS, STUDY FINDS

    Sep 20, 2018

    Based on estate and income tax returns, the report, Patterns of Giving by the Wealthy (19 pages, PDF), analyzed charitable giving by wealthy individuals at the time of their death in 2007 compared with the last five years of life (2002-06). The study found that when charitable contributions were mad...

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    EUGENE NONPROFIT GETS $50K GRANT TO HELP UNDERSERVED ENROLL IN HEALTH CARE

    Sep 19, 2018

    The Eugene-based nonprofit organization Centro Latino Americano received a $50,000 grant from the state earlier this month to help underserved people in the community sign up for health insurance. Staff with the nonprofit said the grant is from the Department of Consumer and Business Services, Orego...

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    NONPROFITS HAVE TECHNOLOGY BUT AREN’T USING IT WELL

    Sep 19, 2018

    Executives at nonprofits in the United States report a 72 percent increase in demand for services during the past five years. While that might seem insurmountable, that percentage is less than organizations in Australia/New Zealand (85 percent), Canada (83 percent) and The United Kingdom (77 percent...

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    T.SHERBER PROVIDES NONPROFIT DONATIONS TO COMMUNITY

    Sep 19, 2018

    The T.Sherber business strategy has always centered around a philanthropic cause, with husband-and-wife team Missy and Trevor Scherber ensuring “giving back” to the local community remains at the forefront of the company. To harness their passion for providing donations to local charitie...

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    IS PHILANTHROPY A GET-OUT-OF-JAIL-FREE CARD FOR NONPROFITS? THE CASE OF THE GREAT RECESSION

    Sep 18, 2018

    Is much of corporate philanthropy just a smokescreen that masks corporate greed? As we have covered at NPQ, it is not uncommon for corporate philanthropy to be strategically charitable—the recent uptick in pharmaceutical company donations in the wake of the opioid epidemic being a case in poin...

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    NONPROFIT TO EXPAND LENDING FOR MINORITIES, LOWER INCOME ENTREPRENEURS

    Sep 18, 2018

    A regional nonprofit plans to expand its lending opportunities for minorities and low-to-moderate income entrepreneurs in mainly rural Colorado thanks to a recent investment. Accion, a regional nonprofit organization, announced a $2.75 million investment from the Colorado Health Foundation in a Mond...

    THE COLORADO SPRINGS BUSINESS JOURNAL
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    LOCAL NON-PROFIT HELPS PROVIDE FUEL TO HURRICANE VICTIMS

    Sep 18, 2018

    Hundreds are still stranded without power after Hurricane Florence. One non-profit, Fuel Relief Fund, is taking action. Volunteers from Riverside traveled to the East Coast to help deliver fuel to those in need. Volunteers were in Bolton, North Carolina on Tuesday. “People were telling us that...

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    CALIFORNIA VIOLATING FIRST AMENDMENT WITH CHARITABLE-DONATIONS DISCLOSURE MANDATE

    Sep 17, 2018

    Is it an invasion of your privacy and a violation of your First Amendment rights if the government requires nonprofit membership organizations that you join and contribute to such as the NAACP, NARAL Pro-Choice America, the National Right to Life Committee, or Americans for Prosperity to send your n...

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    CALIFORNIA ENDOWMENT LAUNCHES $10 MILLION CENSUS FUND

    Sep 17, 2018

    The California Endowment has announced the creation of a $10 million fund in support of statewide outreach and education efforts for the 2020 census. The funding initiative, which comes as the federal government considers adding a citizenship question to the 2020 census, will focus on the ten to fou...

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    PHILANTHROPIES PLEDGE $4 BILLION TO COMBAT CLIMATE CHANGE

    Sep 17, 2018

    Announced during the Global Climate Action Summit in San Francisco on Friday, the commitment represents a broad global effort to accelerate proven climate strategies, spur clean-energy innovation, and support organizations around the world working to protect the planet. The investments will support ...

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    NON-PROFIT GROUP 'APPLE PATCH' ANNOUNCES NAME CHANGE DURING CELEBRATION

    Sep 16, 2018

    Apple Patch held its anniversary picnic Sunday at Foxhollow Farm and announced a name change. The non-profit group, now known as Pillar, works with people with intellectual and developmental disabilities. It has a variety of programs to serve people in Metro Louisville and surrounding counties. &quo...

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    SUMTER NONPROFIT OPENS NEW HOME FOR ADULTS WITH DISABILITIES

    Sep 16, 2018

    A house is not necessarily a home, but a nonprofit that serves more than 500 Sumterites with intellectual disabilities is trying to give adults with special needs somewhere to call just that. The Sumter County Disabilities and Special Needs Board celebrated the opening of a residence on Pheasant Dri...

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    UNITED WAY BEGINS 2019 FUNDRAISING CAMPAIGN

    Sep 16, 2018

    The United Way of Northeast Missouri hosted its campaign kickoff for 2019 at White Oaks Barn Thursday. Throughout the evening, the thermometer onstage at the venue began to fill in as pledges were made to help the United Way reach its $170,000 fundraising goal. The local chapter of the United Way is...

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    CODE FOR AMERICA RECEIVES $2 MILLION FROM KNIGHT FOUNDATION

    Sep 06, 2018

    The John S. and James L. Knight Foundation has announced a $2 million grant to San Francisco-based Code for America to strengthen the organization's national network of community organizers, developers, and designers. The two-year grant will support the next phase of growth for the Code for Amer...

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    https://NonProfit.report/news-article.aspx?ID=22342234

    SASKATCHEWAN ART GALLERY RECEIVES $19.1 MILLION FROM ANONYMOUS DONOR

    Sep 05, 2018

    The MacKenzie Art Gallery in Regina, Saskatchewan, has announced an endowment gift of C$25 million ($19.1 million) from an anonymous donor and a six-figure gift from Lyn Goldman. The largest gift in the MacKenzie's seventy-year history will fund an endowment at the South Saskatchewan Community F...

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    NONPROFITS JOIN FORCES TO FIGHT POVERTY

    Sep 05, 2018

    Feeding America and Catalyst Kitchens have similar missions, and for the first time, they came together in a National Summit for their members. Both non-profits use food to help break the cycle of poverty, joblessness and hunger. One of their goals is "to provide individuals with technical skil...

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    IMPACT SHARES, YWCA LAUNCH WOMEN'S EMPOWERMENT EXCHANGE TRADED FUND

    Sep 04, 2018

    Impact Shares and YWCA USA have announced the launch of an exchange traded fund (ETF) on the New York Stock Exchange that enables investors to invest in companies whose practices are aligned with gender-equality standards. Created with backing from the Rockefeller Foundation's Zero Gap Portfolio...

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    GIVING NONPROFITS A HELPING HAND

    Sep 04, 2018

    The Helping Hands Nonprofit Expo is an event which gives local nonprofits a chance to promote their organizations, recruit volunteers, and tell the community about their upcoming events. The annual event, hosted by the Williston Chamber of Commerce, takes place on September 8 and will be held in con...

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    FUNDRAISING PREMIUMS TARGETED BY USPS

    Sep 04, 2018

    Nonprofits that use premiums for donor acquisition and renewal could face increased costs under an amendment being considered by the United States Postal Service (USPS). The proposal would limit all USPS Marketing Mail, regular and nonprofit, letter-size and flat-size, to content that is only paper-...

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    BALTIMORE CHILDREN AND YOUTH FUND AWARDS GRANTS TOTALING $10.8 MILLION

    Sep 03, 2018

    Associated Black Charities, the fiscal manager for the Baltimore Children and Youth Fund, has announced a first round of grants totaling $10.8 million to organizations in the city working to advance youth development and engagement. Eighty-four organizations will receive funding, including nearly $9...

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    DOLLAR GENERAL LITERACY FOUNDATION AWARDS $4 MILLION IN GRANTS

    Sep 02, 2018

    The Dollar General Literacy Foundation in Goodlettsville, Tennessee, has announced youth literacy grants totaling more than $3.4 million. Awarded at the start of the academic year to more than nine hundred schools, public libraries, and nonprofit organizations, the grants are designed to help studen...

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    STARBUCKS, POINTS OF LIGHT LAUNCHES EMPLOYEE VOLUNTEER SERVICE PROGRAM

    Sep 01, 2018

    Starbucks, in partnership with Points of Light, has announced the launch of a nationwide volunteer community service program. During the initial six-month pilot, thirty-six Starbucks employees from thirteen cities across the country will serve twenty hours a week with a Points of Light affiliate in ...

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    NEW APP MAKES IT EASIER FOR COMPANIES TO RUN DONATION-MATCH PROGRAMS

    Aug 31, 2018

    Bright Funds a workplace philanthropy startup that was recently featured by TechCrunch, aims to empower employees to more readily access corporate matching donation funds by eliminating the need for separately filing donation receipts with their companies in order to claim the matching contribution....

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    MOTHER JONES RECEIVES $1 MILLION FROM CRAIGSLIST FOUNDER

    Aug 30, 2018

    Progressive news magazine Mother Jones has announced a $1 million grant from Craigslist founder Craig Newmark and Craig Newmark Philanthropies in support of its investigative journalism efforts. The gift will support the Moment for Mother Jones campaign, a special fundraising initiative designed to ...

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    GATES FOUNDATION TRIES A NEW TACK IN LATEST ROUND OF EDUCATION GRANTS

    Aug 30, 2018

    Tuesday’s announcement of $92 million in new education grants to 19 organizations marks the beginning of the next phase in the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation’s effort to improve K-12 education outcomes in the US. These grants, beginning a multi-year $460 billion commitment, are the fi...

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    GATES FOUNDATION AWARDS $92 MILLION FOR SCHOOL IMPROVEMENT

    Aug 29, 2018

    The Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation has announced grants totaling $92 million in support of efforts to help middle schools and high schools identify and solve common problems and refine best practices aimed at ensuring students are on track to graduate. Inaugural grants awarded through the found...

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    CAL WELLNESS AWARDS $7.6 MILLION TO ADVANCE HEALTH STATEWIDE

    Aug 29, 2018

    The California Wellness Foundation has announced grants totaling $7.6 million to organizations working to improve the health of Californians. Grant recipients include the Oakland-based Common Counsel Foundation, which was awarded $330,000 to partner with Native Americans in Philanthropy on Native Vo...

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    AMERICAN INDIAN NONPROFITS PARTNER WITH MINNEAPOLIS TO ADDRESS HOMELESSNESS

    Aug 28, 2018

    According to the Star Tribune, Mayor Jacob Frey recently announced that local service agencies will have a special focus on helping the rapidly expanding tent city between Hiawatha and Cedar Avenues. The deadline to eliminate the encampment is end of September. The rise in homelessness has been tied...

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    GATES FOUNDATION ANNOUNCES MORE THAN $90M IN GRANTS FOR STUDENT ACHIEVEMENT INITIATIVE

    Aug 28, 2018

    The Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation is awarding more than $90 million in the form of 19 grants across 13 states as part of its Networks for School Improvement (NSI) initiative, a foundation official announced on Monday. The foundation received more than 530 grant applications to take part in the...

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    NONPROFIT OVERWHELMED WITH DENVER'S BOOMING HOMELESS POPULATION SET TO CLOSE

    Aug 27, 2018

    It serves more than 20,000 people in real need in the Denver metro area, including the homeless, those with disabilities and senior citizens. But now, the Denver Inner City Parish will close its doors if it doesn’t find enough funding to keep going. Catherine Guertin, who is currently homeless...

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    MACARTHUR FOUNDATION INVESTS $26 MILLION IN CHICAGO NEIGHBORHOODS

    Aug 27, 2018

    The John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation has announced grants and impact investments totaling $26 million in support of community-driven solutions that foster economic opportunity and equity in Chicago neighborhoods. Grants were awarded to twelve community organizations working to increase ...

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    https://NonProfit.report/news-article.aspx?ID=22042204

    HURRICANE HARVEY RELIEF FUND HAS DISBURSED $110.5 MILLION

    Aug 27, 2018

    The Greater Houston Community Foundation's Hurricane Harvey Relief Fund reports that it has received more than $114 million from over a 127,000 donors in the twelve months since Hurricane Harvey inundated the Texas Gulf Coast. According to the report (10 pages, PDF), the fund has disbursed more ...

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    PITTSBURGH FOUNDATION AWARDS $5.5 MILLION IN Q3 GRANTS

    Aug 25, 2018

    The Pittsburgh Foundation has announced twenty-six grants totaling $5.5 million in support of democracy, healthy communities, and self-sufficient individuals and families. More than half the funding about $2.8 million will support medical research, including a $240,890 grant to complete funding for ...

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    RWJF, GRI LAUNCH CULTURE OF HEALTH FOR BUSINESS INITIATIVE

    Aug 25, 2018

    The Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, in partnership with the Amsterdam-based Global Reporting Initiative, has announced the launch of an initiative to improve the health and well-being of employees, families, and the communities in which they live. A Culture of Health for Business was developed in re...

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    RK DIXON TO AWARD NONPROFIT WITH OFFICE TECHNOLOGY MAKEOVER

    Aug 23, 2018

    Quad-City area non-profits are invited to enter RK Dixon's annual Make My Non-Profit Run Better contest for a chance to win a portion of $60,000 in office technology prizes. The contest – now in its 13th year – is designed to ease the challenges of operating a non-profit organization...

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    NONPROFIT AIMS TO CONNECT SENIOR MEN

    Aug 22, 2018

    A startup Traverse City nonprofit is aiming to help a growing population of senior men in the region find an outlet for social connection and community productivity. The Grand Traverse Men’s Shed is a 501(c)(3) dedicated to providing a “warm and welcoming” clubhouse where older res...

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    FIRST NONPROFIT WITHOUT A CAUSE LAUNCHES

    Aug 22, 2018

    The innovative nonprofit makes history with its revolutionary approach, which takes wisdom of crowds/group thinking to: 1) Help identify the most pressing need in America (the cause). 2) Identify nonprofits doing the best work in that field (top 3 nonprofits working in that cause), and 3) Empower th...

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    https://NonProfit.report/news-article.aspx?ID=21952195

    ST. PAUL, MINNESOTA COMMUNITY FOUNDATIONS RAISING PROFILE OF GIVING

    Aug 21, 2018

    After decades of working behind the scenes, the St. Paul and Minnesota Community Foundations are working to raise the profile of their grantmaking, the Star Tribune reports. The St. Paul Foundation and the Minnesota Community Foundation, which share a CEO, staff, and governing board, have a combined...

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    https://NonProfit.report/news-article.aspx?ID=21912191

    GOING ONCE, GOING TWICE CHRISTIE’S PARTNERS IN THE DIGITAL AGE

    Aug 20, 2018

    Successful charity live auctions are a work of theatrical art. Expert auctioneers from the premiere auction houses Sotheby’s and Christie’s abandon their polite, hushed formality to single out bidders by name, suggesting they would be pikers if they do not keep bidding. Witty and tart-to...

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    THE DIFFICULT BIRTH OF A NEW AMERICAN INDIAN FUND

    Aug 20, 2018

    Last week, NPQ profiled the formation of the Native American Agriculture Fund (NAAF). With $266 million in assets, the NAAF will now be the largest philanthropic organization solely devoted to serving American Indians. The creation of a new fund dedicated to benefit Native American farmers and ranch...

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    https://NonProfit.report/news-article.aspx?ID=21892189

    ARIZONA COMMUNITY FOUNDATION AWARDS $19.3 MILLION IN GRANTS

    Aug 18, 2018

    The Arizona Community Foundation has announced grants and scholarship distributions totaling more than $19.3 million during the first quarter of its fiscal year, which ended June 30. Awarded by the foundation and its statewide affiliates in Cochise, Flagstaff, the Gila Valley, Sedona, Yavapai County...

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    https://NonProfit.report/news-article.aspx?ID=21842184

    VALLEY HEALTH RECEIVES $35 MILLION FOR NEW HOSPITAL IN PARAMUS

    Aug 17, 2018

    Valley Health System has announced gifts totaling $35 million to the Valley Hospital Foundation for construction of a state-of-the-art hospital in Paramus, New Jersey. The gifts, including $20 million from a longtime supporter who wishes to remain anonymous and $15 million from the Bolger Foundation...

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    https://NonProfit.report/news-article.aspx?ID=21832183

    STUDENTS START NONPROFIT TO BENEFIT REFUGEES AND IMMIGRANTS

    Aug 16, 2018

    Sreeram Panicker and Aroon Prabhu, students at Detroit Country Day, have started a nonprofit, Help On The Way, to benefit refugees and immigrants. Sreeram Panicker took part in a volunteer community service opportunity two years ago, which led him to volunteer more, assembling relief baskets for ref...

    THE OAKLAND PRESS
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    https://NonProfit.report/news-article.aspx?ID=21802180

    PARKINSON'S FOUNDATION AWARDS RESEARCH GRANTS TOTALING $6.2 MILLION

    Aug 15, 2018

    The Parkinson's Foundation has announced grants totaling $6.2 million in support of clinical trials, research centers, and fellowships and career development opportunities for scientists focused on the disease. This year, the foundation increased its grantmaking by $2.2 million, which includes f...

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    https://NonProfit.report/news-article.aspx?ID=21762176

    LOCAL JOURNALISM SPARKS PHILANTHROPY, SAVING A CRITICAL PROGRAM FOR HOMELESS

    Aug 15, 2018

    In the midst of a steamy August in the eastern United States, it takes some effort to conjure thoughts of the months ahead when cold weather will return. But in Allentown, Pennsylvania, the topic has become one of great interest in recent days—and one that has yielded an inspiring story of a h...

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    https://NonProfit.report/news-article.aspx?ID=21792179

    NATIVE AMERICAN AGRICULTURE FUND TO DISTRIBUTE $266 MILLION

    Aug 14, 2018

    A decades-long battle to resolve claims that the U.S. Department of Agriculture systematically discriminated against Native American farmers and ranchers has come to an end with the establishment of a trust that will distribute $266 million from a 2010 civil rights settlement in which the U.S. gover...

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    https://NonProfit.report/news-article.aspx?ID=21752175

    NEW NONPROFIT TO RAISE FUNDS FOR PROJECTS IN CHAMPAIGN COUNTY

    Aug 12, 2018

    A Springfield nonprofit that raises funds for scholarships and endowments is developing a similar entity that has started soliciting donations in Champaign County. The Springfield Foundation was created in 1948 when a group of area business leaders decided Clark County residents needed an organizati...

    SPRINGFIELD NEWS-SUN
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    https://NonProfit.report/news-article.aspx?ID=21712171

    NONPROFIT PREPARES RESIDENTIAL COMMUNITY FOR THE HOMELESS

    Aug 11, 2018

    Stretches of fluffy rain clouds and sunshine hanged overhead the 10 people working in a soon-to-be garden on a 12-acre property near Raisin on Saturday morning. Jewel, also fluffy but in the form of a black and white cat, strolled in and out of the garden and watched as the humans labored to prepare...

    VICTORIA ADVOCATE
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    CREATIVE COMMONS RECEIVES GRANT TO IMPROVE SEARCH

    Aug 11, 2018

    Creative Commons, a global nonprofit organization that enables the sharing and reuse of creativity and knowledge through the provision of free legal tools, has announced an $800,000 grant over two years from Arcadia, a charitable fund of Lisbet Rausing and Peter Baldwin, in support of CC Search, a C...

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    https://NonProfit.report/news-article.aspx?ID=21672167

    JACK MA COMMITS $10 MILLION TO AFRICAN ENTREPRENEUR PRIZE

    Aug 10, 2018

    Alibaba Group co-founder Jack Ma has announced a $10 million commitment in support of African entrepreneurs working to address urgent challenges and advance the continent's digital economy through local entrepreneurship. The Africa Netpreneur Prize will award a total of $10 million to a hundred ...

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    WOMEN AND MEN GIVE DIFFERENTLY, EVEN DURING RETIREMENT

    Aug 09, 2018

    The latest IUPUI Women’s Philanthropy Institute report, “How Women and Men Give Around Retirement,” discusses four key findings about changes in giving and volunteering throughout retirement. Of the groups studied single men, single women, and married couples single women were the ...

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    LARGE NEW PHILANTHROPIC FUND RESPONDS TO COAL COUNTRY TRANSITIONS

    Aug 06, 2018

    The story is familiar: Factories leave, farms mechanize, mines close, and the community suffers and shrinks. Finding a new economic engine that can provide jobs, power the tax base, and keep the kids from leaving is a daunting task in today’s rural America. Fortunately, that’s the focus ...

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    WAGNER FOUNDATION AWARDS $15 MILLION TO PARTNERS IN HEALTH

    Aug 05, 2018

    The Boston-based Wagner Foundation has announced a $15 million grant to international medical service organization Partners in Health. The largest grant in the foundation's thirteen-year history will enable PIH, which is also headquartered in Boston, to launch an initiative aimed at improving th...

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    WEALTHY WILLING TO DISCUSS PHILANTHROPY WITH ADVISORS, STUDY FINDS

    Aug 05, 2018

    Discussions between high-net-worth clients and advisors about philanthropy are becoming more common but disconnects remain, a report from U.S. Trust Bank of America Private Wealth Management and the Philanthropic Initiative finds. Based on a survey of more than three hundred wealth advisors and a ra...

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    ONLY HALF OF YOUNGER STAFF THINK THEIR FOUNDATION'S WORK IS RELEVANT

    Aug 03, 2018

    While 77 percent of early- and mid-career foundation staff are proud to work at their organizations, only half believe their institution's work is relevant to what's happening in the world, a report from Emerging Practitioners in Philanthropy finds. Based on a survey of more than a hundred f...

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    A PUBLIC SCHOOL THAT NOT ONLY KEEPS CHILDREN SAFE, BUT HEALS

    Aug 03, 2018

    After the mass shooting at a high school in Parkland, Florida earlier this year, schools are at the epicenter of national debates on gun violence and mental health. How can teachers and administrators deal with troubled students? And how can they make schools safer for all? It’s not the first ...

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    CAN YOU GET YOUR STUDENT LOANS FORGIVEN BY WORKING FOR A NONPROFIT

    Aug 03, 2018

    Continuing our effort to keep nonprofit employees up to date on the Public Service Loan Forgiveness (PSLF) program for college loans, we offer a cautionary note to get that paperwork done quickly and correctly. Sixty percent of college graduates have, on average, $27,975 in debt. For some of those w...

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    ANALYTICS, INSIGHTS CREATE EXCEPTIONAL DONOR EXPERIENCES

    Aug 02, 2018

    It’s an undeniable fact: The experience you create for donors is directly tied to your ability to retain and upgrade them. According to a recent study by Bloomerang, 46 percent of lapsed donors cited they stopped giving because the organization failed to provide a meaningful experience. Today&...

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    WITH CHARITIES: WATCH THE CASH; IGNORE THE IN-KIND

    Aug 02, 2018

    You are likely to soon start hearing a lot more about the questionable value of Gifts In Kind (GIK). GIK are donations of materials or services to nonprofits, either for direct use or for resale. Several states’ attorneys general seem to be taking a strong interest in catching non-profits givi...

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    NONPROFIT TIMES RELEASES 2018 'POWER & INFLUENCE' TOP 50 LIST

    Aug 02, 2018

    The NonProfit Times, a leading nonprofit business publication, has released its twenty-first annual Power and Influence Top 50 list. This year's list features fourteen newcomers and nine executives who returned to the list after an abscence of at least a year. The newcomers include Judy Belk, pr...

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    GOVERNMENT FUNDING AND COMMUNITY REPRESENTATION ON NONPROFIT BOARDS: THE BARGAIN WE STRIKE

    Aug 01, 2018

    Nonprofits contribute to a healthy democracy by providing citizens with collective representation. While building representational capacity seems particularly important for nonprofit organizations whose primary goal is to engage in representational activities like political advocacy and lobbying, it...

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    BOSTON NONPROFIT TAPS COMMUNITY TO JOINTLY PLAN REUSE OF HISTORIC CHURCH

    Jul 31, 2018

    According to the Bay State Banner, Historic Boston Incorporated (Historic Boston, or HBI) announced it would purchase and protect St. James African Orthodox Church in Roxbury. The nonprofit, whose mission is to redevelop at-risk historic buildings in order to help Boston’s neighborhoods thrive...

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    WILL PITTSBURGH NONPROFITS MOVE AWAY FROM OVERWHELMINGLY WHITE LEADERSHIP

    Jul 31, 2018

    Earlier this year, NPQ reported on a study by the Pittsburgh-based Bayer Center for Nonprofit Management at Robert Morris University. The study, titled What Now: How will the impending retirement of nonprofit leaders change the sector?, examined succession challenges for the nonprofit sector in a co...

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    COMMUNITY INFLUENCES: UNDERSTANDING NONPROFIT MARKETS

    Jul 31, 2018

    Nonprofit organizations operate in dynamic and lively communities with shifting political landscapes, funder priorities, constituent needs, and demographics. For many for-profit businesses, the direct relationship with their customers creates a feedback system allowing them to understand the impact ...

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    GUND FOUNDATION AWARDS $9.2 MILLION IN SUMMER GRANTS

    Jul 30, 2018

    The George Gund Foundation in Cleveland has announced summer grants totaling nearly $9.3 million, including several grants in support of local voter advocacy initiatives. The awards include more than $350,000 in support of initiatives designed to increase the participation of historically underrepre...

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    THROUGH THE LOOKING GLASS WITH SILICON VALLEY PHILANTHROPY

    Jul 30, 2018

    Alana Semuels wrote last May for the Atlantic about donor-advised-funds siphoning Silicon Valley philanthropy away from local community-based organizations that are struggling to survive. Semuels updates this theme of Silicon Valley’s abundance paradox (90 percent of the philanthropic dollars ...

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    NEW NONPROFIT HAS 'BIG DREAMS' FOR OTHER NONPROFITS

    Jul 30, 2018

    Two well-known local personalities have founded a nonprofit with the goal of helping other nonprofits. Video producer and photographer John Urban, a former DJ at WMMM/FM 105.5, and Lea Culver, a founder of Culver’s, have started Big Dreamers United. Urban said the goal of Big Dreamers is to &l...

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    TOP TRENDS IN CHARITABLE GIVING FOR HIGH-NET-WORTH INDIVIDUALS

    Jul 27, 2018

    Over the years, charitable giving has run the gamut from simple gifts of cash to the formation of complex charitable trust structures. In difficult times or where the disparity between classes of wealth is particularly in the spotlight, greater pressure is placed on the wealthy to contribute more to...

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    THE REBIRTH OF A NONPROFIT IS BASED ON THE NETWORK IT SERVED

    Jul 26, 2018

    Back in 2015, NPQ wrote fairly extensively about the closing of an international group called Architecture for Humanity, which championed humanitarian design often in the aftermath of crisis. Its tagline, “design like you give a damn,” knit together architects of conscience for projects ...

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    ATLANTIC PHILANTHROPIES: LIFETIME FELLOWSHIPS AS A LEGACY STRATEGY

    Jul 26, 2018

    Last September, in NPQ, we profiled a book by Atlantic Philanthropies founder Chuck Feeney, who famously promoted the philosophy of “giving while living.” This involved spending down the entirety of the corpus of the foundation during the founder’s lifetime. In that article, we not...

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    A COMMUNITY VOICES CONCERN OVER NONPROFIT-TO-FOR-PROFIT HOSPITAL CONVERSION

    Jul 25, 2018

    A Community Voices Concern over Nonprofit-to-For-Profit Hospital Conversion As NPQ has reported, US hospitals are under increasing financial pressure as the combination of increased costs and changes in reimbursement practices from both governments and insurance companies squeeze net revenues. There...

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    A PEEK INTO VETS CHARITIES TARGETED BY THE FTC AND STATE CHARITY OFFICES

    Jul 24, 2018

    Yesterday, NPQ reported on the coordinated action being taken by the FTC and state charity offices to shut scam charities operating in the name of military veterans. In looking over the reports issued by individual states’ charity offices, the prevalence of the problem and its costs on so many...

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    W.T. GRANT FOUNDATION AWARDS $4.5 MILLION IN RESEARCH GRANTS

    Jul 24, 2018

    The William T. Grant Foundation in New York City has announced ten grants totaling more than $4.5 million in support of research on inequality in youth outcomes and improving the use of research evidence in decisions that affect young people. The grants were awarded in the foundation's focus are...

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    2016-17 GIVING TO UK HIGHER EDUCATION DOWN BUT NUMBER OF DONORS UP

    Jul 24, 2018

    Philanthropic giving to higher education institutions in the United Kingdom totaled £979 million ($1.28 billion) in 2016-17, a report from the Council for Advancement and Support of Education finds. According to the Ross-CASE Report 2018: Giving to Excellence: Generating Philanthropic Support ...

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    HOW TO START A FOUNDATION FOR YOUR ORGANIZATION

    Jul 24, 2018

    A foundation is a private nongovernmental organization created for “charitable, educational, religious, scientific and literary purposes,” according to Section 501(c)(3) of the IRS Code. It’s organized by a single source like a family or corporation which then distributes grants to...

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    ADVISORS, CLIENTS TALKING MORE ABOUT CHARITABLE GIVING

    Jul 24, 2018

    Professional advisors and their high-net-worth (HNW) clients are in agreement that sitting down to talk about charitable giving is important. When it comes to what extent it is important, why it is important, and barriers to giving, the two sides might be sitting across the same table — but th...

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    JESSIE BALL DUPONT FUND AWARDS $1.7 MILLION IN GRANTS

    Jul 21, 2018

    During their summer meeting, the trustees of the Jessie Ball duPont Fund in Jacksonville, Florida, announced twenty-nine grants totaling $1.7 million. The awards include $64,020 to International Social Service, USA to provide services for families separated at the southern border. Because of the rec...

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    PLAYING WITH GAMING: A FUNDRAISING EXPERIMENT

    Jul 19, 2018

    Once seen as new and experimental, online fundraisers and donation platforms are now mainstream for nonprofits. Smaller individual campaigns are common on websites like GoFundMe and Crowdrise, and nonprofits who have Facebook pages can receive and request funds through the social media platform itse...

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    GATES FOUNDATION FUNDS RESOURCES TO HELP SCHOOLS 'UNLOCK TIME

    Jul 19, 2018

    The Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation today announced a $2.2 million grant to make free resources available to school leaders who are redesigning their schedules to better fit personalized, project-based and other learning models that call for flexibility. Led by Abl, a San Francisco-based company t...

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    TREASURY, IRS LOOSEN DONOR IDENTIFICATION REQUIREMENTS

    Jul 19, 2018

    The U.S. Department of the Treasury has announced that the Internal Revenue Service will no longer require 501(c) organizations other than 501(c)(3)s to file personally identifiable information about donors on their Form 990s. While the procedure does not affect the statutory reporting requirements ...

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    BUFFETT DONATES BH SHARES VALUED AT $3.4 BILLION TO FIVE FOUNDATIONS

    Jul 18, 2018

    Berkshire Hathaway has announced that its chairman, Warren E. Buffett, has converted Class A shares of his Berkshire holdings into Class B shares and donated almost all of the latter to five foundations. According to the Omaha-based conglomerate, Buffett, a co-founder and signatory of the Giving Ple...

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    BARTON HEALTH RECEIVES $10 MILLION FOR ORTHOPEDICS CENTER

    Jul 18, 2018

    Barton Health in South Lake Tahoe, California, has announced a $10 million gift from Lisa Maloff to establish an orthopedics and wellness center at its Robert Maloff Center. Housed in the 26,000-square-foot Maloff Center, the recently opened Barton Center for Orthopedics & Wellness is focused on...

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    TREASURY WEAKENS DONOR DISCLOSURE REQUIREMENTS FOR SOME NONPROFITS

    Jul 18, 2018

    The US Treasury Department has announced that tax-exempt organizations that are not 501c3 charities or Section 527 political action committees will no longer have to disclose their donors on the IRS Form 990. The change takes effect with information on returns for taxable years ending on or after De...

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    GATES JUMPS INTO VENTURE CAPITAL FUND SCHEME FOR EARLY ALZHEIMER’S DETECTION

    Jul 18, 2018

    Bill Gates has already invested $50 million into Alzheimer’s research, but now he’s also throwing into a collective $30 million venture philanthropy pot called the Diagnostics Accelerator, whose purpose is to experiment with a variety of ways for diagnosing Alzheimer’s early throug...

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    HOGG FOUNDATION AWARDS $4.5 MILLION TO ADDRESS WELL-BEING IN TEXAS

    Jul 16, 2018

    Five organizations Bastrop County Cares, Community Action Corporation of South Texas, Northeast Texas Community College, Stephen F. Austin University, and the Victoria County Public Health Department were awarded $410,000 each to create or build on existing community collaborations comprising key st...

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    BERMAN INSTITUTE OF BIOETHICS RECEIVES $15 MILLION GIFT

    Jul 16, 2018

    Johns Hopkins University has announced a $15 million gift in support of the Berman Institute of Bioethics from trustee emeritus Alexander Levi and his wife, Vicki. The gift will establish the Ruth R. Faden Endowment for Education in Bioethics, named in honor of the institute's founding director,...

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    DAVIDSON RECEIVES $8.4 MILLION TO EXPAND INTERNATIONAL STUDENT PROGRAM

    Jul 16, 2018

    Davidson College in North Carolina has announced a gift of $8.4 million from trustee Carlos Alvarez to bolster and expand its support for international students on campus. The gift from Alvarez, a San Antonio-based entrepreneur, will create the Alvarez Access Program and ensure that all internationa...

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    IMPLICATIONS FOR NONPROFITS OF THE BRETT KAVANAUGH NOMINATION TO SCOTUS

    Jul 13, 2018

    Members of the Senate and the Justice Department, as well as countless groups and organizations who work on issues that will be impacted by future Supreme Court decisions, are examining the records of US Circuit Court of Appeals Judge Brett Kavanaugh with a fine-toothed comb in order to make their a...

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    FEDERAL AGENCY KEEPS GIFTS AND BOOKS FROM CHILDREN SEEKING ASYLUM: WHY?

    Jul 12, 2018

    One underreported effect of the Trump administration separation of asylum-seeking parents from their children along the US border has been its negative impact on young immigrants already in the country, especially those who know enough to worry about their own families being torn apart. So, when a n...

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    AMERICAN WATER DONATIONS TO WATER FOR PEOPLE CHARITY SURPASS $2 MILLION

    Jul 12, 2018

    This year’s successful month-long campaign raised almost $200,000 to support Water For People’s life-changing work. In addition to financial donations, American Water employees volunteered to raise money in several creative ways, including competitive sports games, silent auctions, cooko...

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    HOUSTON'S MEMORIAL PARK CONSERVANCY RECEIVES $10 MILLION GIFT

    Jul 10, 2018

    The Memorial Park Conservancy in Houston has announced a $10 million gift from Emily and Robert Clay in support of the park's master plan. The commitment will fund the one-hundred-acre Eastern Glades project, the first phase of which is expected to be completed this summer, including a relocated...

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    BLANDIN FOUNDATION AWARDS $3.3 MILLION IN GRANTS, NAMES BOARD MEMBERS

    Jul 10, 2018

    The Blandin Foundation in Grand Rapids, Minnesota, has announced grants totaling nearly $3.3 million in support of forty-eight initiatives throughout the state. The third-quarter grants include more than $2.4 million in support of twenty-six organizations and projects in the Itasca area, including $...

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    ERIC GREITENS' NONPROFIT COULD FACE HUGE FINES AFTER LAWMAKER'S ETHICS COMPLAINT

    Jul 10, 2018

    A nonprofit supporting Eric Greitens could face millions of dollars in civil penalties if the Missouri Ethics Commission substantiates a complaint filed by a state lawmaker who investigated the former governor. Rep. Jay Barnes, the Republican lawmaker who chaired the House Special Investigative Comm...

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    COUPLE LAUNCHES NON-PROFIT THAT TURNS TRASH INTO PROSTHETICS

    Jul 10, 2018

    A Washington State couple is giving the world a helping hand. They collect trash on local beaches and use it to build new hands for those who need them. The couple runs the non-profit Million Waves Project out of an office in their home. Using a 3-D printer, they turn the plastic they find on the be...

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    THE ECONOMY IS CHANGING AND SO MUST WE: A NEW CHARGE FOR NONPROFITS

    Jul 09, 2018

    Since fall 2017, the Nonprofit Quarterly has covered a growing number of stories on emergent forms of economic organization. This includes writing on employee ownership, cooperatives, social enterprise, community development finance, anchor institutions, the growth of nonprofit-owned businesses, and...

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    WELLS FARGO AWARDED $3.8 MILLION TO ALABAMA NONPROFITS IN 2017

    Jul 08, 2018

    Wells Fargo & Company has announced that during 2017 it awarded grants totaling more than $3.8 million to nearly five hundred and fifty nonprofit organizations in Alabama. Recipients of the grants include Alabama Public Television, A Plus Education Partnership, Habitat for Humanity of Central Al...

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    FIRST NATIONS AWARDS INAUGURAL NATIVE LANGUAGE IMMERSION GRANTS

    Jul 07, 2018

    The First Nations Development Institute in Longmont, Colorado, has announced the inaugural grantees in its three-year Native Language Immersion Initiative. Funded the National Endowment for the Humanities, and the Lannan, Kalliopeia, and NoVo foundations, NLII is designed to foster dialogue and a co...

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    STONEMAN DOUGLAS VICTIMS' FUND TO DISBURSE $10.5 MILLION

    Jul 05, 2018

    The Broward Education Foundation's Stoneman Douglas Victims' Fund will disburse payments totaling $10.5 million to the survivors and families of those killed in the February 14 mass shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida, the Associated Press reports. Based on ...

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    WHY OVERSIGHT MATTERS: A TALE OF TWO NONPROFIT STATE REGULATORY SYSTEMS

    Jul 05, 2018

    In an excellent article in Seven Days, an independent Vermont news outlet, Paul Heintz  describes the uneven nonprofit regulation and enforcement systems of various states. Using a few examples in Vermont, Heintz traces the consequences of less well-funded regulatory systems. He starts by descr...

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    FUNDERS JOIN FORCES IN NEW YORK STATE TO PUSH FOR ACCURATE CENSUS COUNT

    Jul 05, 2018

    The New York Community Trust has agreed to host a New York State Grantmakers for Census Equity affinity fund, reports David Gentile in NYN Media. The foundation affinity group aims “to raise $1 to $2 million to help mobilize local and statewide efforts to make the 2020 Census accurate and fair...

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    NEW YORK GRANTMAKERS, NONPROFITS WORRIED ABOUT PROPOSED CENSUS CHANGES

    Jul 04, 2018

    Proposed changes to the decennial national census, including a question about citizenship status and the decision to move it online, have nonprofits in New York State concerned about the possibility of an historically unprecedented undercount, especially of children, NYN Media reports. According to ...

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    LILLY ENDOWMENT AWARDS $12.2 MILLION FOR SCHOOL COUNSELING PROGRAMS

    Jul 03, 2018

    The Indianapolis-based Lilly Endowment has announced grants totaling $12.2 million to help thirty-nine Indiana school corporations and charter schools strengthen their counseling programs for students. Awarded through the Comprehensive Counseling Initiative for Indiana K-12 Students initiative, whic...

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    UNIVERSITY OF COLORADO RECEIVES GOOGLE.ORG GRANT FOR STEM PROJECT

    Jul 03, 2018

    The University of Colorado, Boulder has announced a $1.5 million grant from Google.org in support of its global STEM education project, as well as a donation of rent-free space for its National Center for Women & Information Technology. Part of Google's $50 million global initiative to foste...

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    WASHINGTON UNIVERSITY RECEIVES $15 MILLION FOR HEART DISEASE RESEARCH

    Jul 02, 2018

    Washington University in St. Louis has announced a $15 million pledge from alumnus Kim D. Kuehner in support of research that advances personalized approaches to fighting heart disease. The pledge, which includes outright and planned gifts, will establish and endow the Kim D. Kuehner Program for Per...

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    BARR FOUNDATION AWARDS $4.5 MILLION IN EDUCATION GRANTS

    Jun 30, 2018

    The Boston-based Barr Foundation has announced grants totaling $4.5 million to education organizations across New England working to build innovative school models for high school students who are off track to graduate. Through the foundation's five-year, $30 million Engage New England: Doing Hi...

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    OHIO STATE UNIVERSITY RECEIVES $17 MILLION FOR ENTREPRENEURSHIP CENTER

    Jun 30, 2018

    Ohio State University has announced a $17 million gift from the Keenan Family Foundation to establish an entrepreneurship center at its Max M. Fisher College of Business. The Tim and Kathleen Keenan Center for Entrepreneurship will focus on cultivating the  entrepreneurial skill sets of student...

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    BLUHM FAMILY FOUNDATION GIVES $25 MILLION FOR CARDIOVASCULAR INSTITUTE

    Jun 29, 2018

    The gift will be used to launch a first-of-its-kind center at the institute that utilizes artificial intelligence and machine learning to advance the study and treatment of cardiovascular disease. Northwestern Medicine currently is working with four companies to explore new ways to apply AI to clini...

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    TEXAS NONPROFIT THAT RAISED MILLIONS LAUNCHES HOTLINE TO REUNITE FAMILIES

    Jun 29, 2018

    A week ago, NPQ covered the story of a Texas-based nonprofit, the Refugee and Immigrant Center for Education and Legal Services (RAICES), which has now received $20 million in donations from a public reacting to the Trump administration’s policy separating children from their parents when fami...

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    ST. DAVID'S AWARDS $29 MILLION TO CENTRAL TEXAS HEALTH ORGANIZATIONS

    Jun 29, 2018

    The St. David's Foundation in Austin has announced grants totaling nearly $30 million in support of community healthcare organizations across central Texas.
    Grants were awarded in the areas of Childhood Adversity and Community Resilience ($8.2 million), Healthiest Care ($16.5 million), He...

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    UNIVERSITY OF TENNESSEE AT CHATTANOOGA RECEIVES $40 MILLION GIFT

    Jun 28, 2018

    The University of Tennessee at Chattanooga has announced a $40 million gift from alumnus Gary W. Rollins and his wife, Kathleen, in support of its College of Business.
    The gift will support new and existing applied research opportunities, scholarships, faculty recruitment, and capital improve...

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    MEYER FOUNDATION AWARDS FIRST GRANTS UNDER 'RACIAL EQUITY' FRAMEWORK

    Jun 28, 2018

    The Eugene and Agnes E. Meyer Foundation in Washington, D.C., has announced grants totaling $3.2 million in support of efforts to eliminate racial disparities in housing, education, and employment and drive asset building through systems change.
    Awarded under the foundation's revised goal...

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    THREE CONSIDERATIONS TO MAKE BEFORE CHOOSING TO STRENGTHEN YOUR NONPROFIT WITH SOCIAL ENTERPRISE

    Jun 28, 2018

    Oftentimes, nonprofit leaders are intrigued by social enterprise because of its potential to diversify funding sources and drive sustainable revenue to their organizations. While both of these outcomes may be true, there can be an even more powerful effect: Social enterprise can impact your mission....

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    MOTT FOUNDATION COMMITS UP TO $35 MILLION FOR FLINT CHARTER SCHOOL

    Jun 28, 2018

    The Charles Stewart Mott Foundation has announced a commitment of up to $35 million in support of a new charter school on the Flint Cultural Center campus. The funding will underwrite the costs of designing, constructing, and outfitting the Flint Cultural Center Academy and support improvements to t...

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    LOCAL NONPROFIT GETS ANOTHER BITE OF THE APPLE TO PURCHASE SKI AREA

    Jun 26, 2018

    In Maine, where a nonprofit representing local residents, skiers, and businesspeople has been vying for some years to buy the Saddleback Mountain Ski Resort, a potential second chance for collective local ownership has emerged.
    This second chance has surfaced through the arrest and incarcerat...

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    COMMUNITY FOUNDATIONS MOVE MILLIONS TO SUPPORT COMMUNITY INVESTMENTS

    Jun 26, 2018

    Self-Help Federal Credit Union’s branch in Fresno, California has made over 1,000 loans since opening August 2015. In itself, that’s not a remarkable number. But what is noteworthy is that 70 percent of its borrowers come from low-income households and 91 percent are people of color.
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    THE CONCEPT OF NEGATIVE GOODWILL: WHEN DO NAMING RIGHTS CROSS THE LINE?

    Jun 26, 2018

    An article in the Financial Times tries to make sense of the situation surrounding the attempted renaming of a Pennsylvania high school by Stephen Schwartzman, the founder of Blackstone, the world’s largest private equity group. NPQ wrote about this situation back in April. Naming rights have ...

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    NEW YORK WOMEN'S FOUNDATION AWARDS $4.1 MILLION IN FIRST HALF OF 2018

    Jun 26, 2018

    The New York Women's Foundation has announced grants totaling more than $4.13 million to organizations working to address the complex needs faced by women, girls, trans, and gender-fluid individuals living at or below the poverty level in New York City.
    Made during the first six months of...

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    HISTORIC PRESERVATION NONPROFIT WARNS AGAINST VT.’S NEWVISTAS

    Jun 26, 2018

    A wealthy Utah engineer’s plans to establish a populous sustainable community in rural Vermont has drawn national opposition from historical preservationists, who warn that the proposal puts four “charming village centers” in the White River Valley at risk.
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    ONE MODERN DETROIT COMMUNITY USES CLASSIC NONPROFIT ENGAGEMENT TECHNIQUES TO GOOD STEAD

    Jun 25, 2018

    In several Northwest Detroit neighborhoods, a community-led revitalization effort is underway that centers on leveraging existing community assets, authentically listening to community input, and using a framework developed in partnership with residents that emphasizes their priorities while definin...

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    A NONPROFIT ICON WITH BUSINESS MODEL QUESTIONS

    Jun 25, 2018

    In an age in which print subscriptions are increasingly rare, Consumer Reports remains a giant. As Karen Ho writes in the Columbia Journalism Review, “Consumer Reports is unusual in the American media industry for its nonprofit subscription business model, massive resources, and dedication to ...

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    RAICES TAKES THE REINS OF A WILD FUNDRAISING RIDE: $17 MILLION AND COUNTING

    Jun 22, 2018

    As the country’s humanitarian crisis on the US-Mexico border continues, one bright spot has been the incredible level of financial support flowing into one Texas nonprofit, the Refugee & Immigration Center for Education & Legal Services—RAICES.
    A social media–driven ...

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    PEW CENTER FOR ARTS & HERITAGE AWARDS $8.7 MILLION IN GRANTS

    Jun 22, 2018

    The Pew Center for Arts & Heritage has announced grants and fellowships totaling more than $8.7 million to cultural organizations and artists in the Philadelphia area.
    Thirty-three project grants of up to $300,000 were awarded in support of cultural programs providing exceptional experien...

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    JOHN A. HARTFORD FOUNDATION AWARDS $3.2 MILLION FOR SENIOR CARE

    Jun 21, 2018

    The John A. Hartford Foundation has announced three grants totaling more than $3.2 million in support of efforts to improve emergency department care for older adults, ensure access to quality care for adults with serious long-term illnesses, and assist state governments in developing palliative car...

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    RAICES TEXAS: WHAT TO KNOW ABOUT THE NONPROFIT WORKING TO REUNITE SEPARATED FAMILIES

    Jun 20, 2018

    The roughly 77,000 square-foot warehouse-like processing center in McAllen, Texas is the first stop for those detained by agents in the Rio Grande Valley Sector. On Sunday, June 17, 2018, more than 500 families and 197 unaccompanied minors were being housed there.
    The Refugee and Immigrant Ce...

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    AT&T-TIME WARNER MERGER HIGHLIGHTS NEED FOR INDEPENDENT NONPROFIT VOICE

    Jun 20, 2018

    Last week, Judge Richard J. Leon denied the Department of Justice’s request that the court deny the $85-billion merger of AT&T and Time Warner, one of the biggest antitrust cases this century. The merger was opposed by President Trump, in what some see as a shot at a news outlet he dislike...

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    WALTON FAMILY FOUNDATION ANNOUNCES $100 MILLION EDUCATION STRATEGY

    Jun 20, 2018

    The Walton Family Foundation has announced a new strategy aimed at fueling the growth of high-quality K-12 schools across the United States and grants totaling more than $100 million in support of that strategy.
    Detailed in a new report, Rooted in Opportunity: The Walton Family Foundation'...

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    DOES THE EMERSON COLLECTIVE SQUARE WITH PHILANTHROPIC ACCOUNTABILITY?

    Jun 19, 2018

    One traditional definition of philanthropy is “the desire to promote the welfare of others, expressed especially by the generous donation of money to good causes.” Laurene Powell Jobs doesn’t think that is good enough. Through her Emerson Collective LLC, she desires, like many of h...

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    VAIL RESORTS CHAIRMAN PLEDGES $31 MILLION TO CHARITY

    Jun 18, 2018

    Vail Resorts, Inc. has announced a pledge of $31 million from chairman and CEO Rob Katz and his wife, Elana Amsterdam, to their family foundation and donor-advised charitable fund.
    Earlier this month, Katz exercised share appreciation rights (SARs) on 113,000 shares of Vail Resorts stock that...

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    CALIFORNIA NONPROFIT HOSPITALS REDUCE CHARITY CARE, BUT ARE THEY BEING LESS CHARITABLE?

    Jun 18, 2018

    The California Nurses Association (CNA) released data showing a sharp decline in the percentage of operating expenses devoted to charity care at the state’s nonprofit hospitals. According to CNA, the percentage drop in charity care expenditures from 2011 to 2016 was 34 percent; since 2013, the...

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    NEW MACARTHUR FOUNDATION PROGRAM WILL SUPPORT INCLUSIVE JOURNALISM

    Jun 15, 2018

    The John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation, based in Chicago, announced a new program yesterday in the Jack Fuller Legacy Initiative, aimed at promoting inclusive journalism in that city. The initiative is named after the former editor of the Chicago Tribune, who also served as a trustee of t...

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    NOVO FOUNDATION AWARDS GRANTS TOTALING $34 MILLION FOR SOCIAL JUSTICE

    Jun 14, 2018

    The NoVo Foundation in New York City has announced grants totaling $34 million to nineteen social justice organizations in the United States and the Global South.
    Awarded through the foundation's Radical Hope Fund, the grants will fund projects focused on the #MeToo movement, women's ...

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    RAININ FOUNDATION MODIFIES ITS ARTS FUNDING STRATEGY

    Jun 14, 2018

    The Oakland-based Kenneth Rainin Foundation has announced that after a two-year strategic review of its role in the Bay Area arts sector, it is adapting its strategic framework for the arts to provide artists and arts organizations access with the resources they need to flourish.
    Over the nex...

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    NOVO FOUNDATION ANNOUNCES A $34 MILLION INVESTMENT IN RADICAL HOP

    Jun 13, 2018

    This morning, the NoVo Foundation announced the grantees for its new “Radical Hope Fund.” Originally slated to spend $20 million, after a yearlong proposal and selection process, the foundation elected to give $34 million to groups organizing for transformative change all over the world....

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    SURDNA FOUNDATION AWARDS GRANTS TOTALING $4.2 MILLION

    Jun 12, 2018

    The New York City-based Surdna Foundation has announced grants totaling more than $4.2 million to organizations working to foster just and sustainable communities in the United States.
    The foundation awarded four grants through its Strong Local Economies focus area, including $675,000 over th...

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    CHICAGO NONPROFIT LIFTS UP HISTORY OF BLACK MEDIA

    Jun 12, 2018

    As a growing number of museums are diversifying their collections to include works and collections from voices outside the historically Eurocentric canon, a Chicago nonprofit that digitally archives photos and articles from historically Black newspapers is teaming with Google Arts and Culture to rea...

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    CHARITABLE GIVING UP 5.2 PERCENT IN 2017, 'GIVING USA' FINDS

    Jun 12, 2018

    Giving by individuals, corporations, and foundations totaled an estimated $410.02 billion in 2017, topping the $400 billion mark for the first time, the latest edition of Giving USA reports.
    Produced by the Giving USA Foundation and Indiana University Lilly Family School of Philanthropy, Givi...

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    GATES FOUNDATION RESEARCH INVESTS IN HEALTH, NOT PROFIT

    Jun 11, 2018

    The Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation has invested $275 million in a new effort to strengthen its worldwide health mission. With this funding, the Bill and Melinda Gates Medical Research Institute “will combat diseases that disproportionately impact the poor in low- and middle-income countries...

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    SHUBERT FOUNDATION AWARDS $30 MILLION TO PERFORMING ARTS GROUPS

    Jun 11, 2018

    The Shubert Foundation in New York City has announced grants totaling $30 million to performing arts organizations across the country, making this the thirty-sixth consecutive year that the foundation has increased its grantmaking.
    Unrestricted grants ranging between $10,000 and $325,000 were...

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    SUNSETTING AT THE LICHTENSTEIN FOUNDATION: GIFTS TO THE WORLD!

    Jun 08, 2018

    Shortly after the death of Pop Art icon Roy Lichtenstein in 1997, a private foundation was established in his name, with a primary goal of facilitating public access to his work. Projects included the long-term (and still ongoing) creation of a catalogue raisonné of Lichtenstein’s caree...

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    CINCINNATI ZOO ANNOUNCES $50 MILLION GIFT FOR EXPANSION

    Jun 08, 2018

    The Cincinnati Zoo has announced a $50 million gift from Harry and Linda Fath in support of an expansion project to mark the zoo's hundred-and-fiftieth anniversary.
    The 1:2 matching gift - the largest in the zoo's history - will support a campaign to raise $150 million by 2025 to impr...

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    TEXAS FOUNDATION COMMITS $10 MILLION TO COMMUNITY CLINICS

    Jun 07, 2018

    The Episcopal Health Foundation in Houston, Texas, has announced grants totaling $10 million to community-based clinics across the state.
    Part of a five-year initiative to make health care in the state more accessible and equitable while also improving community health, the grants will suppor...

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    WEINBERG FOUNDATION TARGET OF PHISHING EMAIL

    Jun 06, 2018

    A fraudulent donation-solicitation scheme has targeted supporters of The Harry and Jeanette Weinberg Foundation. The Owings Mills, the Md.-based organization placed an alert on its website today warning supporters that the email, made to appear to have been sent by the foundation, has been dissemina...

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    WILLIAM PENN FOUNDATION AWARDS $10.6 MILLION FOR TRAIL NETWORK

    Jun 06, 2018

    The William Penn Foundation has announced grants totaling $10.6 million in support of a project to build multi-use trails in southeastern Pennsylvania and New Jersey.
    The grants will help close gaps in and accelerate completion of the Circuit Trails, a regional network of interconnected trail...

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    GATES FOUNDATION LAUNCHES $68 MILLION GLOBAL EDUCATION INITIATIVE

    Jun 05, 2018

    The Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation has announced a four-year, $68 million initiative aimed at providing education systems with better information, evidence, tools, and approaches to improve teaching and learning.
    Through its Global Education Learning Strategy, the foundation will work wi...

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    U OF L FOUNDATION SAGA CONTINUES WITH MORE COMPLEXITY THAN CLARITY

    Jun 05, 2018

    The University of Louisville Foundation now stands as an example of the far-reaching fingers of harm caused by the bad behavior of key employees and the lack of strong policies. The repercussions continue with dollars that will now be spent to bring another lawsuit, damage to the fundraising aspect ...

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    BLOOMBERG PHILANTHROPIES LAUNCHES $70 MILLION CLIMATE CHALLENGE

    Jun 05, 2018

    Bloomberg Philanthropies has announced a $70 million commitment in support of U.S. mayors who are leading efforts to address climate change.
    Announced on the one-year anniversary of the Trump administration's statement that it would withdraw the United States from the Paris Agreement, the...

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    ARNOLD FOUNDATION TO BUILD $50M PHILANTHROPIC RESEARCH FUND TO STUDY GUN VIOLENCE

    Jun 04, 2018

    Last week, Laura Arnold of the Laura and John Arnold Foundation announced at a Forbes Forum on philanthropy that the foundation plans to build a $50 million fund to support gun violence research. The foundation itself will invest the first $20 million for the project, which will be called the Nation...

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    HILTON FONDATION ANNOUNCES UPDATES TO PRIORITY PROGRAM AREAS

    Jun 04, 2018

    The Conrad N. Hilton Foundation has announced a streamlining of its priority program areas. In a message posted on the foundation's website, president and CEO Peter Laugharn announced that the foundation, after a lengthy review, had decided to focus its efforts in the U.S. on foster youth, homel...

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    NATIONWIDE FOUNDATION AWARDS $10 MILLION TO CHILDREN'S HOSPITAL

    Jun 01, 2018

    The Nationwide Foundation in Columbus, Ohio, has announced a $10 million gift to Nationwide Children's Hospital in support of the Nationwide Foundation Pediatric Innovation Fund.
    Established in 2014 with a gift of $10 million from the foundation, the fund has supported clinical and resear...

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    PFIZER FOUNDATION AWARDS $5 MILLION FOR WOMEN AND FAMILIES

    May 31, 2018

    The Pfizer Foundation in New York City has announced grants totaling $5 million in support of initiatives and partnerships focused on providing family planning education for women and men at the same time their children are being vaccinated.
    Building on the foundation's existing family pl...

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    YMCA LAUNCHES LGBTQ INCLUSION CAMPAIGN WITH SUPPORT OF THREE FOUNDATIONS

    May 31, 2018

    Of the two extant “Y’s,” the YWCA (Young Women’s Christian Association) has generally been seen as more socially minded, with decades-old explicit guidelines around social justice goals and a mission that vows to “eradicate racism by any means necessary.” But now,...

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    WHAT’S BEHIND THE PRECIPITOUS RISE IN DONATIONS TO THIS NONPROFIT?

    May 31, 2018

    What was it that led to a 44 percent year-over-year rise in donations to Alzheimer’s Research UK in 2017? It would have to be the organization’s straightforward Defeating Dementia strategy, which was launched in 2014 to develop a life-changing treatment for dementia by 2025. The state of...

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    SEATTLE, UNESCO CITY OF LITERATURE: SEE NONPROFITS REFLECT THE FIELDS THEY COVER

    May 30, 2018

    It is no revelation that nonprofits often take on the characteristics of the fields from which they emerge. Sometimes, the resemblance can be almost cartoonish-as in the conflict resolution center that’s always in conflict. (You know what we’re talking about.) So, this story should not c...

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    GETTY FOUNDATION AWARDS FIRST MUSEUM CURATORIAL PRACTICE GRANTS

    May 30, 2018

    The Getty Foundation has announced inaugural grants awarded through a new program aimed at strengthening curatorial practice in the graphic arts field.
    Through a series of conversation with curators internationally, the foundation discovered that leading museums face a shortage of well-qualif...

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    BLAVATNIK FAMILY FOUNDATION AWARDS $16 MILLION TO TEL AVIV UNIVERSITY

    May 28, 2018

    The Blavatnik Family Foundation has awarded a $16 million grant to Tel Aviv University in support of interdisciplinary scientific research and development, the Times of Israel reports.
    The grant will provide continued support for the Blavatnik Initiative, which was launched in 2014 with a $20...

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    CLEMENTS FOUNDATION AWARDS $10 MILLION IN SUPPORT OF TEACHERS

    May 28, 2018

    The Highland Park Education Foundation in Dallas, Texas, has announced a $10 million gift from the Clements Foundation in support of teachers in the Highland Park Independent School District.
    The gift - the largest in the history of the foundation - to HPEF's Tartan Fund will establish th...

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    NGOS SHIFTING POWER TO LOCAL STAFF TO BOOST PROGRAM RESULTS

    May 26, 2018

    With the aim of delivering better program results, several prominent international aid organizations have changed their organizational structure to distribute more power to local staff, the Chronicle of Philanthropy reports.
    In 2017, Pathfinder International, a reproductive health NGO that wo...

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    NONPROFIT CRITICIZED FOR AUTHORIZING CEO TO TAKE CUT OF LARGE DONATIONS

    May 25, 2018

    Timothy Young, the CEO of Open Health Care Clinic and the HIV/AIDS Alliance for Region Two, Inc. (known as HAART) made an unusual agreement with the organization’s board stipulating that he would receive a “finder’s fee” for any donations he brought in over $50,000.
    Of...

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    OPEN SOCIETY FOUNDATIONS TO CLOSE BUDAPEST OFFICE, MOVE TO BERLIN

    May 16, 2018

    The Open Society Foundations have announced plans to close their Budapest office and move their international operations and staff to Berlin.
    The announcement comes as the Hungarian government, which has taken measures to crack down on foreign-funded nongovernmental organizations in recent ye...

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    9 DOCTORATES AWARDED IN PHILANTHROPIC STUDIES

    May 15, 2018

    The Indiana University Lilly Family School of Philanthropy at IUPUI in Indianapolis, Ind., has awarded nine doctorates in philanthropic studies, the largest number of doctorates to be presented at one time in the school’s history.
    They are among 62 students earning Ph.D., Master of Arts...

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    SLATE EXAMINES WHAT THE “NONPROFIT INDUSTRIAL COMPLEX” HAS “METASTASIZED” INTO

    May 14, 2018

    If there is power in the metaphors one chooses-and there is-perhaps there’s cause for the nonprofit sector, or at least its largest organizations, to worry about the approach taken at Slate’s Slate 90 project. The premise of the series is reasonable: Is the public getting what it pays fo...

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    ANOTHER SOCIAL ENTERPRISE TRIES TO DEVOUR ITS HOST NONPROFIT

    May 14, 2018

    NPQ has previously warned nonprofits about the risks involved in developing a social enterprise that is expected to act as a cash cow to the mission of a nonprofit. Here is another example. The Idaho Youth Ranch is a 65-year-old nonprofit organization in Idaho that provides residential care for at-r...

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    LA PRESSE, A LEADING MONTRÉAL DAILY, SAYS IT WILL BECOME A NONPROFIT

    May 10, 2018

    While NPQ has long covered its growth in the US, the rise of nonprofit journalism in Canada has been slower. But that may be changing. One sign is that La Presse, a Montréal daily founded in 1884, which Steve Rukavina of the Canadian Broadcasting Corporation calls “a bastion of Quebec j...

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    ROCKEFELLER CHARITY ART AUCTION BRINGS RECORD $646 MILLION IN FIRST NIGHT

    May 09, 2018

    As we reported yesterday, Christie’s began its auction of David and Peggy Rockefeller’s art collection yesterday, from which all proceeds will go to charities the Rockefellers supported in their lifetimes. The entire collection was projected to bring between $500 million to $1 billion, w...

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    NEW $3.2 BILLION HEALTH FOUNDATION TO FOCUS ON NEW YORK STATE

    May 09, 2018

    Cardinal Timothy Dolan, Archbishop of New York, and the Catholic Diocesan Bishops of New York State have announced the creation of the Mother Cabrini Health Foundation - which, with $3.2 billion in assets, will be the largest foundation focused solely on New York State.
    Funded by the sale of ...

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    LA PRESSE TO BECOME A NON-PROFIT ORGANIZATION; POWER CORP. WILL INVEST $50M

    May 08, 2018

    La Presse will become a non-profit organization and Power Corp. will invest $50 million, then back away, according to reports ahead of an 11 a.m. press conference. On Monday morning, businessman Graeme Roustan said he wants to buy the publication and bring back its print edition.
    In an exclus...

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    ROCKEFELLER ART AUCTION COULD BE LARGEST EVER, BRINGING IN UP TO $1B FOR CHARITY

    May 08, 2018

    It is projected to be the richest sale ever of a private art collection, and all of the proceeds will go to charities. The personal art collection of David Rockefeller and his wife, Peggy, comprising more than 2000 pieces, will start today and is estimated to be worth between $500 million and $1 bil...

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    HOW NONPROFITS CAN KEEP ADWORDS GRANTS FOLLOWING MAJOR CHANGES-AND RESTORE LOST ACCOUNTS

    May 07, 2018

    At the beginning of 2018, Google made some significant changes to their AdWords grant guidelines, including requiring an overall click-through rate of five percent or higher. From now on, if AdWords campaigns begin to fall below the five-percent mark for two months in a row, the account will be flag...

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    NONPROFIT BATTLES FOR RIDE-HAILING MARKET SHARE IN AUSTIN

    May 04, 2018

    Two years ago, “Uber and Lyft left Austin following a battle with the city over background checks for ride-hailing drivers,” recalls Sebastian Herrera in the Austin American-Statesman. Filling the market gap, Andy Tryba led an effort to create RideAustin, a nonprofit ride-hailing service...

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    NEW ARTS CENTER AIMS FOR CONTEMPORARY-TYPE NONPROFIT BUSINESS MODEL

    May 03, 2018

    In Worcester, Massachusetts, a former Boys Club built in 1914 that has been vacant for more than 10 years, is on the brink of being brought back to life as a multipurpose arts center to serve not only local youth, but the entire community. Creative Hub Worcester, a nonprofit founded in 2015, is in t...

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    WILL KANSAS UNIVERSITY ATHLETICS BIG BET PAY OFF? NONPROFIT FACILITY FANTASIES

    May 02, 2018

    The 2017 year was a mixed bag for Kansas Athletics, the nonprofit corporation supporting the athletic department of Kansas University. The nonprofit saw revenues increase by 1.2 percent. Unfortunately, this was more than offset by an increase in expenses of 7.2 percent, which left KU Athletics opera...

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    PHILADELPHIA’S RAJ GUPTA LAUNCHES NONPROFIT GOVERNANCE INSTITUTE

    Apr 30, 2018

    A new Institute for nonprofit governance has sprung up, this one at Drexel University as a result of a $2.5 million gift from former Rohm and Haas CEO Raj Gupta, which was matched by a gift from the Haas Family Foundation. Patricia Connolly, the executive director for the University’s Center f...

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    SEATTLE NONPROFIT AND IL SHELTERED WORKSHOP PUNISHED FOR EXPLOITING DISABLED WORKERS

    Apr 26, 2018

    Amid years of talk about wealth gaps and unsustainable minimum wages, one wage gap has seen incremental movement toward justice: the fight to end exploitative subminimum wages paid to people with disabilities.
    This week, two nonprofits, one in Illinois and one in Seattle, were ordered to pay ...

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    TISCH ILLUMINATION FUND LAUNCHES $10 MILLION ARTS IN HEALTH INITIATIVE

    Apr 26, 2018

    The Laurie M. Tisch Illumination Fund has announced the launch of a $10 million, multiyear initiative in support of organizations using the arts to address health issues affecting New Yorkers.
    In 2018, the Arts in Health Initiative will focus on three issues: mental illness stigma, trauma, an...

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    PRESSURE ON HEALTHCARE MOUNTS AS NONPROFIT HOSPITAL CASH FLOWS SHRINK

    Apr 25, 2018

    Moody’s Investors Service recently surveyed 160 US nonprofit and public hospitals (about five percent of the total for the category). In a recently issued report, the firm says that median net operating cash flow margins for the responding hospitals dropped to 8.1 percent in 2017, twenty perce...

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    NEW NONPROFIT AIMS TO PROVIDE COMFORT TO KIDS EXPERIENCING HOMELESSNESS

    Apr 25, 2018

    Nobody can accuse Jamie Maier and the husband and wife team of Macy and Andy Meyer of thinking small.
    The three best friends’ final project at the University of Cincinnati - making custom stuffed toys for kids experiencing homelessness - has grown into a full-fledged nonprofit organizat...

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    WOUNDED WARRIOR AND KOMEN SHOW SIMILAR DEEP DONATION DROPS AFTER THEIR RESPECTIVE SCANDALS

    Apr 24, 2018

    Losing the public’s trust is no small matter, as can clearly be seen in these stories of donor disengagement with two very high-profile nonprofits: Susan G. Komen and the Wounded Warrior Project.
    As NPQ readers will recall, the Florida-based Wounded Warrior Project (WWP) ran into a medi...

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    STUDY LOOKS AT FUNDER CULPABILITY IN NONPROFIT FAILURE

    Apr 23, 2018

    The Open Road Alliance, founded in 2012, aims to provide “fast, flexible funding to nonprofits and social enterprises facing discrete, unexpected roadblocks during project implementation.” In sum, Open Road helps nonprofits that have cash flow problems. As of September 1, 2017, the organ...

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    THE “STARBUCKS INCIDENT” AND HOW NONPROFITS ARE IMPLICATED

    Apr 20, 2018

    The Starbucks “incident” of two Black men-we now know their names are Rashon Nelson and Donte Robinson-being arrested at Starbucks for sitting at a table without buying anything while they waited for a third person has become emblematic of what is wrong not only with the US but also with...

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    GLASSDOOR RATINGS AND THE NONPROFIT WORKPLACE

    Apr 19, 2018

    Much has been written about the Silicon Valley Community Foundation (SVCF), with its massive $13.4 billion asset base and extraordinary growth rate. It is, indeed, a creature of its environment. But in the last few weeks, SVCF has been in an especially intense enforced transparency mode, first from ...

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    A SMALL NONPROFIT’S BUMPY ROAD TO SUCCESS AND ORGANIZATIONAL FAILURE

    Apr 18, 2018

    Our Bodies Ourselves made national headlines this month when the Massachusetts nonprofit announced plans to stop updating its signature publication, Our Bodies, Ourselves, several years after Lena Dunham and Gloria Steinem led a fundraising campaign to keep the organization afloat.
    The campai...

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    MORE NONPROFITS MET FUNDRAISING TARGETS IN 2017, REPORT FINDS

    Apr 18, 2018

    Three-quarters of nonprofit organizations in the United States met their fundraising goals for 2017, while 21 percent are concerned that individual giving is likely to fall as a result of tax legislation passed in December, a report from the Nonprofit Research Collaborative finds.
    Based on an...

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    NONPROFIT TAKES A PRINCIPLED STAND AGAINST DONATIONS THAT EXCLUDE

    Apr 17, 2018

    WE Charity began as Marc Kielburger, then a 12-year-old child had a desire to keep other children alive around the globe. He gathered school friends and got started with a small program that ended up being a development model for transformative social change. Registered as a Canadian public charity ...

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    HEDGE FUND’S COST-CUTTING FUELS PRESS REBELLION AND A SEARCH FOR NONPROFIT MODELS

    Apr 16, 2018

    A group of Coloradan residents known as Together for Colorado Springs, a nonprofit 501c4 advocacy group, has pledged “at least $10 million” to acquire the Denver Post. John Weiss, the group’s chair, also publishes the Colorado Spring Independent and other Colorado papers.
    Th...

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    WHY PHILANTHROPY IS INTERESTED IN FACEBOOK’S SOCIAL DATA

    Apr 13, 2018

    In the midst of Mark Zuckerberg’s visit to Congress and the ongoing headlines about Cambridge Analytica’s exploitation of Facebook data, there is one potential silver lining: the newly-announced “Social Data Initiative” that will be hosted by the Social Science Research Counc...

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    NONPROFIT CREDIT UNIONS PROVIDE ALTERNATIVES TO PAYDAY LOANS

    Apr 13, 2018

    When it comes to accessing affordable credit, low-income populations are targeted by wealth stripping predatory loans that come in many forms. On the consumer lending side, payday loans are the most commonly known predatory loan, as they have garnered attention by advocacy groups, the Consumer Finan...

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    HENRY FORD RECEIVES $20 MILLION FOR PANCREATIC CANCER CENTER

    Apr 11, 2018

    The Detroit-based Henry Ford Health System has announced a $20 million gift from a donor who wishes to remain anonymous to launch a pancreatic cancer center.
    The Henry Ford Pancreatic Cancer Center will focus on global collaborations aimed at developing new methods for the early detection of ...

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    WALLACE GLOBAL FUND TO DISBURSE ALL 2017 STOCK MARKET GAINS

    Apr 11, 2018

    The Wallace Global Fund in Washington, D.C., has announced that it will invest all its gains from last year's strong stock market performance into organizations working to advance social and environmental justice.
    The decision to dedicate 100 percent of its 2017 stock market gains to gran...

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    FIVE YEARS OF CAPACITY AND COMMUNITY BUILDING FOR NONPROFIT COMMUNICATORS

    Apr 10, 2018

    The Nonprofit MarCommunity blog is five years old this month! When I first envisioned this blog, I wanted to create a platform where nonprofit communicators could share their experiences and knowledge with each other. I had dabbled with live events, which were successful, but so much work and access...

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    KELLOGG EXPANDS MATCHING PROGRAM TO BAOBÁ FUND FOR RACIAL EQUITY

    Apr 10, 2018

    The W.K. Kellogg Foundation has announced an expansion of its philanthropic match to the Baobá Fund for Racial Equity in Brazil. WKKF will begin matching Brazilian donor contributions to the fund on a three-to-one basis and international donations on a two-to-one basis, with half going to an ...

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    PITTSBURGH STRIKES A DEAL WITH GOAT NONPROFIT

    Apr 06, 2018

    Goats are the latest contract workers in Pittsburgh. They have a preliminary contract, which includes their manager, Hobo the donkey. Pittsburgh has hired them to eat the weeds and the poison ivy.
    NPQ has reported on the efficacy of goat mowing. The Pittsburgh City Council agreed to a five-ye...

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    NONPROFIT MOXIE GIVES NEW LIFE TO HISTORIC HEMET THEATRE

    Apr 06, 2018

    Located in the San Jacinto Valley in California’s growing “Inland Empire” region between Riverside and Temecula, the town of Hemet is home to nearly 85,000 people. The city is not wealthy; the $37,000 median household income is only a little over half the statewide median. The city...

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    IF UNITED WAYS HAVE TO CHANGE, SO MUST MANY NONPROFITS

    Apr 04, 2018

    The United Way was once one of philanthropy’s biggest players, but all across the country, many are now scrambling to find their place within the larger philanthropic ecosystem. The Greater Twin Cities United Way is the latest exemplar of this shift. As we reported yesterday, its annual revenu...

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    A NEW FORM OF NONPROFIT MERGER EXPLORATION?

    Apr 04, 2018

    Mergers often go better if one of the two leaders has already resigned or declares they are willing to step back to let the other lead, so when Dan Asleson, CEO of the YMCA of Michiana, said he was stepping down at the end of this year, it presented an opportunity. Rather than replace him, Michiana&...

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    NONPROFIT HOME CARE NEEDS HIGHER PAY TO RETAIN WORKERS AND MEET ITS MISSION

    Apr 03, 2018

    A new report from the Home Care Aide Council in Massachusetts finds that that high job satisfaction alone does not mean retention. Turns out, you also have to pay a fair wage and observe fair labor standards to stave off a high turnover. Instead, home health providers are just recruiting like crazy,...

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    POPE PULLS RANK AT PAPAL FOUNDATION AFTER BEING FOILED IN DIRECTING A GRANT

    Apr 02, 2018

    Pope Francis has canceled the annual meeting of the Papal Foundation, which includes an audience with the pope in Rome. There has been a schism over a significant grant request, a grant of $25 million to fund Istituto Dermopatico dell’Immacolata (IDI), a hospital in Rome. That request came fro...

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    THE NEWMAN’S OWN PHILANTHROPIC EXCEPTION IS NOW LAW-WHAT WILL THE CONSEQUENCES BE?

    Mar 30, 2018

    February was a good month for the Newman’s Own Foundation. On February 1st, the foundation announced with some fanfare the milestone of having donated $500 million to charities over 35 years. A few days later, February 9th, President Trump signed into law, as part of the Bipartisan Budget Act ...

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    DONORSCHOOSE.ORG RECEIVES $29 MILLION TO FUND CLASSROOM PROJECTS

    Mar 29, 2018

    DonorsChoose.org, a website where public school teachers can post funding requests for classroom materials and projects, has announced a donation of $29 million in cryptocurrency from enterprise blockchain solutions provider Ripple and its executives to fund every request on the site as of March 27....

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    STARTUP ANIME NONPROFIT MISUNDERSTANDS THE QUESTION

    Mar 28, 2018

    Lauren Orsini, writing for Forbes, has done a masterful job in discussing the protocols of the online base building in close communities when you are not yet on familiar terms. Her column is well worth a careful read because it applies much more broadly than just to the anime enthusiast community. NON PROFIT NEWS
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    A STORY OF NONPROFIT FOUNDER CULTURE, OR WHY WE NEED GOOD BOARDS

    Mar 27, 2018

    There is no doubt that the startup culture of some nonprofits mimics in large part the personality of the founder. Sometimes, when not tempered by accountability to a board or systems, that can be a serious, even extreme problem.
    The animal rights community of California is torn over whether ...

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    NONPROFIT LEADER’S PARTICIPATION ON ANOTHER BOARD RAISES QUESTIONS

    Mar 23, 2018

    A small Catholic university in Florida faced a conflict-of-interest conundrum when students and others petitioned for the removal of its chief financial officer, Anita Britt, because she serves on the board of a gun manufacturer. Anita Britt took her position at St. Thomas University in January, and...


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    A GRANT SCAM IN BUFFALO HAS PAINFUL CONSEQUENCES FOR LOCAL NONPROFITS

    Mar 23, 2018

    Christina Sanford Gordon had a thriving Buffalo-based business as a grantwriter and fundraiser extraordinaire at least for a while, says New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman, who is prosecuting Gordon for scamming more than 30 community organizations and churches out of around $200,000. Not o...


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    THE CONUNDRUM OF MAKING YOUR NONPROFIT LOOK BAD WHILE TRYING TO BE BETTER

    Mar 23, 2018

    As NPQ has covered the humanitarian aid sector’s longstanding problem of sexual harassment and abuse, we’ve observed a recurring problem: When an organization starts to take the issue seriously enough to encourage people to come forward, in the short term, it can end up looking worse to ...


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    AN EXPERIMENT IN PLACING YOUNG MBAS ON NONPROFIT BOARDS

    Mar 22, 2018

    At the University of California, Davis’s business school, the Women in Leadership Clubbegan by hosting discussion groups and happy hours, and helping link students with mentors. But, as Torey Van Oot notes in Comstock’s, former club president Hilary Bekmann and her MBA colleagues had ano...


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    WILL MICHIGAN PHILANTHROPY’S SUPPORT OF ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT BE INCLUSIVE?

    Mar 22, 2018

    Increasingly, institutional funders and their grantees are expanding and venturing into partnerships with government and for-profit businesses to focus on economic development. Michigan has been a central example, as the latest issue of MiBiz, a local business publication in Michigan, explains.Jeff ...


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    NONPROFITS ON THE FRONTLINES: REDACTED CLIMATE INFORMATION AND GOVERNMENT TRANSPARENCY

    Mar 22, 2018

    A foundational principle of American democracy is the importance of government transparency. Transparency serves various functions by demonstrating that the public’s will is being implemented and confirming that taxpayer resources are being used responsibly. Furthermore, transparency acts as a...


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    EQUITY QUESTIONS IN SCHOOL-BASED FUNDRAISING STILL FESTER

    Mar 21, 2018

    NPQ began to look at the question of the potential inequities perpetuated by fundraising for individual schools a number of years ago as one aspect of the larger topic of private money in public systems. Beth Gazley’s 2015 article, “How Philanthropy Props up Public Services and Why We Sh...