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    HORMEL FOODS ANNOUNCES DONATIONS TOTALING $300,000 TO HELP END FOOD INSECURITY ON HUNGER ACTION DAY

    Sep 12, 2019

    In recognition of Hunger Action Day, Hormel Foods Corporation (NYSE: HRL) today announced donations totaling $300,000 to over 30 hunger-relief organizations throughout the United States through its Community Donations Program. The donations are being presented to the organizations this month to supp...

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    CHOICE HOTELS AWARDS FRANCHISE BUSINESS OWNERS $25,000 TO HELP THEIR LOCAL COMMUNITIES

    Sep 11, 2019

    Choice Hotels International, Inc. (NYSE: CHH), one of the world's largest hotel franchisors, today announced the recipients of the "Your Community. Your Choice. Choice Hotels Local Business Grant Program." The program underscores Choice's historic commitment to local businesses whi...

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    CUMMINGS PROPERTIES CLIENTS AND ASSOCIATES DIRECT $265,000 IN DONATIONS

    Sep 10, 2019

    Woburn-based commercial real estate firm Cummings Properties recently cut checks totaling $265,000 to local charities through its Cummings Community Giving program. All of its leasing clients of 20 years or more, as well as select associates of the organization, had the opportunity to direct a $1,00...

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    ASSOCIA CARES DONATES $20,000 FOR HURRICANE DORIAN RELIEF EFFORTS IN BAHAMAS

    Sep 09, 2019

    Associa, the industry’s largest community management company, has donated $20,000 to All Hands and Hearts to help assist residents of the Bahamas affected by Hurricane Dorian through Associa’s national non-profit organization, Associa Cares. The Category 5 hurricane crashed into the isla...

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    DOLLAR GENERAL GRANTS FUNDS TO SCHOOLS, NONPROFIT

    Sep 08, 2019

    The Dollar General Literacy Foundation announced more than $60,000 in youth literacy grants for Michigan groups on Thursday, Sept. 5. Two area schools and a local nonprofit were among those selected for grants. Fennville Elementary School is awarded $2,500, Holland Middle School will receive $1,500 ...

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    BIGTINCAN TAKES AIM AT REVENUE ENABLEMENT WITH ASDEQLABS ACQUISITION

    Sep 05, 2019

    Bigtincan (ASX:BTH), the leader in mobile, AI-powered sales enablement automation,  today announced the acquisition of AsdeqLabs, whose platform provides support for field-based employees and mobile service capabilities, helping to usher in the next evolution of service enablement and customer ...

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    ACCION VENTURE LAB SECURES $33 MILLION FOR INCLUSIVE FINTECH CAPITAL

    Sep 05, 2019

    Accion, a U.S.-based nonprofit that works to improve financial inclusivity globally, has announced that Accion Venture Lab, a seed-stage investment initiative, has secured $33 million in capital in support of fintech startups working to improve the reach, quality, and affordability of financial serv...

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    PENFED CREDIT UNION SUPPORTS EUGENE VETERANS WITH $5,000 DONATION TO LANE COUNTY STAND DOWN

    Sep 05, 2019

    PenFed Credit Union's Eugene Service Center today announced a $5,000 donation to support the annual Lane County Stand Down event that celebrates local veterans and provides a connection to programs, resources and benefits. "We're proud to support Lane County Stand Down's upcoming an...

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    CANNABIS GROWERS PLEDGE $189K FOR MIDDLE SCHOOL COUNSELOR

    Sep 03, 2019

    The Carpinteria Valley nonprofit cannabis farmers group, CARP Growers, has made a donation to Carpinteria Unified School District that will fund a full-time school counselor for the next three years at Carpinteria Middle School. The $189,000 donation over three years will provide the middle school w...

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    ALABAMA FOOD BANKS GET SLICE OF $5 MILLION PUBLIX DONATION

    Sep 02, 2019

    Several food banks around Alabama are getting large monetary donations thanks to Publix Super Markets Charities. September is Hunger Action Month, and the grocery store chain is putting its money into action with donations totaling $5 million to Feeding America® member food banks, schools and ot...

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    GOOGLE GIVES $1.5M TO SALVATION ARMY IN EFFORTS FIGHTING BAY AREA HOMELESSNESS

    Aug 29, 2019

    Google has gifted $1.5 million to The Salvation Army’s efforts fighting homelessness in San Francisco and San Jose, the nonprofit announced Wednesday. The tech giant committed to providing $50 million in grants to nonprofits when CEO Sundar Pichai announced the company’s $1 billion housi...

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    5 HIGHLY-RANKED CHARITIES HELPING WITH THE AMAZON RAINFOREST FIRES

    Aug 27, 2019

    The fires sweeping through Brazil’s rainforests are prompting an international outcry, with G-7 countries promising $20 million in aid and a nonprofit backed by actor Leonardo DiCaprio pledging another $5 million toward the cause. French President Emmanuel Macron announced the G-7 aid package,...

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    DETROIT CHILDREN’S FUND INVESTS $3.5M IN 4 DETROIT SCHOOLS

    Aug 27, 2019

    The Detroit Children’s Fund, a nonprofit organization, is investing $3.5 million in four Detroit nonprofit charter schools for the next two years as part of a new program to improve education in Detroit schools. The participating schools are Escuela Avancemos Academy (kindergarten-eighth grade...

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    NEW ENGLAND REVOLUTION, CHELSEA FC, DONATE $4 MILLION TO CHARITIES AND NONPROFITS

    Aug 27, 2019

    The New England Revolution and Chelsea FC announced Tuesday that both clubs have distributed $4 million in proceeds to 16 organizations dedicated to combatting antisemitism and discrimination. The two sides raised the money as part of “The Final Whistle on Hate” charity match, which Chel...

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    BIGTINCAN NAMED IN GARTNER’S MARKET GUIDE FOR SALES ENGAGEMENT PLATFORMS, MEETING ALL IDENTIFIED CAPABILITIES

    Aug 27, 2019

    Bigtincan (ASX:BTH), the leader in mobile, AI-powered sales enablement automation,  today announced it has been recognized as a Representative Vendor of Sales Engagement Platforms in all of the capabilities defined by Gartner as part of the August 2019 Market Guide for Sales Enablement Platform...

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    EDUPAL ROBOTS STOLEN FROM NON-PROFIT ORGANIZATION FOR CHILDREN AFFECTED BY AUTISM IN UNDERSERVED COMMUNITY

    Aug 26, 2019

    MindHeart Lab (“MindHeart”), maker of the EduPal robot, and Nassan’s Place, a nonprofit organization dedicated to affordable educational and support resources for children affected by autism in underserved inner-city communities in and around Essex County, New Jersey, issue the fol...

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    NKY YOUNG PROFESSIONALS MEET NEARLY 30 NONPROFITS AT ITS SECOND ANNUAL BOURBON AND BOARDS EVENT

    Aug 23, 2019

    More than 100 young professionals interested in getting more involved with area non-profits attended the second annual Bourbon and Boards, hosted by the Northern Kentucky Chamber of Commerce’s (NKY Chamber) Northern Kentucky Young Professionals (NKYP) group at River’s Edge at Newport Lan...

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    NONPROFIT ACCESSLEX INSTITUTE ANNOUNCES NEW SUITE OF RESOURCES FOR PRE-LAW STUDENTS

    Aug 21, 2019

    AccessLex Institute, the largest charitable organization dedicated to legal education, has released a new online suite of resources created expressly for aspiring law students. Designed by a team of JDs, financial aid experts, law school admissions professionals and experienced pre-law advisors, MAX...

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    CONSERVATIVE NONPROFIT PRESENTS FREEDOM CONFERENCE

    Aug 21, 2019

    A range of political thinkers — from oil lobbyist turned Interior Secretary David Bernhardt to democratic socialist magazine editor Bhaskar Sunkara — will gather in Steamboat Springs Aug. 22 to 24 at the Freedom Conference and Festival, presented by the conservative nonprofit Steamboat I...

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    NONPROFIT BLASTS CUOMO'S APPROACH TO HOMELESSNESS

    Aug 20, 2019

    The Atlantic Avenue Local Development Corporation will honor the CEO and President of YWCA Brooklyn. Martha Kamber is receiving the Eighth Annual Atlantic Avenue Ambassador Award, which is given to community leaders for their cultural and economic influence on Atlantic Avenue and the surrounding are...

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    MARKETERS SHOULDN’T HAVE TO BE DATA SCIENTISTS

    Aug 20, 2019

    Over the past decade, the rise of Data-Driven Marketing and Account-Based Marketing (ABM) have both followed steep trajectories, and that’s no coincidence. After all, the best ABM programs are the ones built on rich data and insights. However, the meteoric rise of data-fueled ABM has had an un...

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    LOCAL NONPROFIT GIVES THOUSANDS TO SUPPORT HYGIENE PROGRAM IN SAN LUIS OBISPO COUNTY

    Aug 18, 2019

    A San Luis Obispo nonprofit organization announced Sunday that it received a grant to support the organization's mobile hygiene service. Hope's Village received a $5,000 grant from The Right to Shower, which is the newest brand from a British-Dutch transnational consumer goods company. ...

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    HOUSTON NONPROFIT LAUNCHES ACCELERATOR PROGRAM TO GIVE WOMEN-LED STARTUP A LEG UP WITHIN HEALTH CARE

    Aug 15, 2019

    Within health care, female consumers make 80 percent of the buying power while women hold 65 percent of the workforce's jobs, according to a recent study. However, when you look at the C-suites in the industry, those percentages fall drastically, says Ayse McCracken. "For as many women as t...

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    NEW GROUP AIMS TO BOOST DONATIONS TO NONPROFITS

    Aug 13, 2019

    If you get 100 people together with each of them pledged to donate $100 … that’s a quick $10,000 you can raise. That’s the principle behind a new philanthropic group in Corvallis, The Power of 100 People Who Care. The local group is led by Melissa Carter-Goodrum, Karen Rosenberg a...

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    BIGTINCAN RECOGNIZED BY KEY INDUSTRY ORGANIZATIONS AS LEADER IN SALES ENABLEMENT

    Aug 13, 2019

    Bigtincan (ASX:BTH), the leader in mobile, AI-powered sales enablement automation, was presented with the MarTech Breakthrough Award for “Best Sales Enablement Software for SMBs” for the second year in a row. Additionally Bigtincan was recently named a “Sales Automation Solution&rd...

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    FOUNDATIONS COMMUNITY PARTNERSHIP AWARDS $240K TO 28 NONPROFITS

    Aug 12, 2019

    The grants will support capital campaigns and programming at organizations serving Bucks County families. Nearly a quarter of a million dollars in grant funding has been collectively awarded by the Board of Directors of Foundations Community Partnership to benefit 28 Bucks County nonprofit organizat...

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    LOCAL MARKETING AND DESIGN AGENCY HELPS NONPROFITS

    Aug 11, 2019

    BenitoLink receives Schipper Design Creatives for Community grant and will share its new look in coming weeks Each year Schipper Design, a marketing and graphic design agency based in San Juan Bautista, gives away 30 hours of design and marketing consultation to three nonprofit organizations. Owner ...


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    NONPROFITS PROMOTE MORE DEMOCRATIC WORKPLACES

    Aug 08, 2019

    In a time of widening economic gaps rivaling the Gilded Age just before the 1929 stock market crash, worker-owned businesses and management models that involve workers in corporate decision making are gaining increased attention. The Christian Science Monitor article states that 12 percent of US emp...

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    CRYE-LEIKE REAL ESTATE DONATES 494 BACKPACKS TO NONPROFIT FOR TROUBLED STUDENTS

    Aug 07, 2019

    Crye-Leike Real Estate Services donated 494 backpacks full of school supplies to Youth Villages of Middle Tennessee as part of the Backpack Heroes Program. Youth Villages is a private, non-profit organization dedicated to helping emotionally and behaviorally troubled children and their families live...

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    MADISON LOGIC ANNOUNCES ORACLE ELOQUA INTEGRATION

    Aug 07, 2019

    Madison Logic, the leading global account-based marketing (ABM) platform, today announced bi-directional integration with market-leading marketing automation platform Oracle Eloqua. This cutting-edge integration allows B2B marketers to combine best-in-class campaign management tools with Madison Log...

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    INDIANA FARMERS CAN WIN DONATIONS FOR LOCAL NONPROFITS

    Aug 06, 2019

    As of August 1, farmers in Indiana have the chance to direct $2,500 to their favorite local nonprofit organization through the America’s Farmers Grow Communities program, sponsored by the Bayer Fund. Local farmers have directed funds to a variety of nonprofits, such as food banks, volunteer fi...

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    HUNT MILITARY COMMUNITIES NON-PROFIT ORGANIZATION MAJOR SPONSOR OF WEAR BLUE: RUN TO REMEMBER ANNUAL FUNDRAISING GALA

    Aug 05, 2019

    Hunt Heroes Foundation (HHF), the non-profit organization founded by Hunt Military Communities (HMC), was honored to have served as a major sponsor for the recent wear blue: run to remember fundraising gala held recently in Chicago. wear blue: run to remember uses the power of community and the acce...


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    SOUTHWEST KEY TO CLOSE TWO CHILD MIGRANT SHELTERS IN TEXAS AMID LAPSE IN FEDERAL FUNDS

    Aug 05, 2019

    Southwest Key, a nonprofit that operates shelters for thousands of unaccompanied migrant children, will close two Texas shelters due at least in part to an "unexpected loss of federal funding." The Austin-based nonprofit will close one shelter in Conroe, Texas, north of Houston, in October...

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    PROGRAM OFFERS FUNDRAISING LESSONS FOR NONPROFIT PROFESSIONALS AND VOLUNTEERS

    Aug 01, 2019

    The University of Notre Dame Mendoza College of Business will host “Money for Your Mission,” a six-part nonprofit certificate education program on fundraising, from Sept. 11 to Dec. 11. Led by Mark Germano, an instructor with the Nonprofit Certificate Education program at Mendoza and a v...

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    SAN JOSE, NONPROFITS WAIT FOR RULING ON GOOGLE NEGOTIATIONS LAWSUIT

    Aug 01, 2019

    San Jose officials and two groups suing the city over an alleged lack of transparency in its negotiations with Google for a massive new downtown campus presented their cases to a Santa Clara Superior Court judge on Thursday morning. Now they’re all waiting to see what she’ll decide. &ldq...

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    ROOTS AND WINGS, DELRAY NONPROFIT FOCUSED ON SCHOOLS, TO EXPAND THIS SCHOOL YEAR

    Jul 31, 2019

    Delray Beach-based nonprofit Roots and Wings will visit more classrooms this school year. The nonprofit has two initiatives, one that rewards teachers for their efforts in the classroom and another that helps students improve their reading skills. Both the Above and Beyond Awards that recognize teac...


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    NON-PROFIT HOPING TO MAKE PRODUCE EASILY ACCESSIBLE FOR BRAZOS COUNTY RESIDENTS

    Jul 31, 2019

    Bountiful Baskets is a nonprofit organization made up of local people that pool their money to get a better deal on produce. College Station volunteer coordinator Amber Sherman says while she didn’t always love eating produce her perspective changed by getting involved with baskets years ago. ...


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    NEW ROCK COUNTY NONPROFIT AIMS TO CLOSE TREATMENT GAPS FOR THOSE ADDICTED

    Jul 30, 2019

    A new Rock County nonprofit will offer programming intended to close drug treatment gaps that organizers say allow addicts to slip through the cracks.Rock River Recovery Network is the brainchild of community leaders who met in the Leadership Academy of Rock County and wanted to continue to help tho...

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    NONPROFIT USES OF DIRECT PUBLIC OFFERINGS AS COMMUNITY CAPITAL

    Jul 30, 2019

    As nonprofits seek new ways to mobilize investment in capital projects, more organizations are exploring options outside traditional fundraising mechanisms like donor-driven capital campaigns. Some nonprofits are taking advantage of impact investing tools, such as direct public offerings, or DPOs. T...

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    SHARON OSBORNE ON THREE DECADES OF NONPROFIT LEADERSHIP AND SYSTEM DISMANTLING

    Jul 29, 2019

    In the 1980s, the Children’s Home Society of Washington (CHSW) brought Sharon Osborne in as a consultant to help them find some new executive management. She was a young social worker, who had helped set up Kentucky’s early childhood development network, and had a master’s degree i...

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    LOCAL UNITED WAY ANNOUNCES $546K IN GRANTS TO NONPROFITS

    Jul 29, 2019

    The United Way of Greater Texarkana recently announced grant amounts for area nonprofits totalling $546,000 for a variety of programs focused on improving the community. The programs receive quarterly payments from the United Way. "The programs needed to focus on one or more of the following ke...

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    SBA DISASTER ASSISTANCE AVAILABLE TO SOME PRIVATE NONPROFITS

    Jul 28, 2019

    Some private nonprofit organizations that don't provide critical governmental services may be eligible for low-interest loans to recover from severe weather that hit Ohio in May. The U.S. Small Business Administration says certain private nonprofits in Columbiana, Greene, Mercer and Montgomery c...

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    3 CHEERS: NEW NON-PROFIT HELPING HOMELESS WHILE CLEANING UP PHILADELPHIA STREETS

    Jul 25, 2019

    A new non-profit is helping those in need while also the community around them. Eyewitness News watched as men proudly wore their radiant yellow shirts as they cleaned up rubbish outside.“That’s all the guys talk about, then they walk around with these bright T-shirts on,” said Tan...

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    TECHNOLOGY FOR NONPROFITS HELPS GROUPS EXPAND CHARITABLE REACH

    Jul 25, 2019

    A NYC area IT consultant and managed services provider (MSP) discusses how technology for nonprofits helps them expand their charitable reach in a new article on the eMazzanti Technologies website. The informative article encourages nonprofit organizations to use social media wisely, presenting seve...

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    BIGTINCAN EXPANDS TECH MARKET PRESENCES WITH ACQUISITION OF VEELO INC.

    Jul 25, 2019

    Bigtincan (ASX:BTH), the leader in mobile, AI-powered sales enablement automation, today announced the acquisition of Veelo Inc., a pioneer in sales enablement, to expand Bigtincan’s presence and offerings in the technology market vertical. The combination of Bigtincan’s solution, design...

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    2019 CONTENT MARKETING AWARD WINNERS & TOP FINALISTS REVEALED

    Jul 24, 2019

    The Content Marketing Institute (CMI) just announced the 85 category winners as well as the finalists for the top seven prizes in the prestigious 2019 Content Marketing Awards. The Content Marketing Awards, produced by the Content Marketing Institute, is the largest and longest-running international...

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    NONPROFITS JOIN TO HELP STATE AND LOCAL GOVERNMENTS STOP CYBERCRIME

    Jul 23, 2019

    A pair of nonprofit organizations that assist state and local governments with security announced last week a new partnership aimed at bridging the gap between government cybersecurity operations and law-enforcement efforts to combat cybercrime. The new collaboration brings together the efforts of t...

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    NONPROFIT LIFE FLIGHT OPENING BASE ON WHIDBEY

    Jul 23, 2019

    Emergency transportation will soon be more immediate on Whidbey Island. Life Flight Network is opening a new base at WhidbeyHealth Medical Center. The ambulance service is expected to be in operation by late summer. Having the nonprofit air ambulance nearby will reduce response times and increase ef...

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    FEENIX: A CROWDFUNDING INITIATIVE FOR UNIVERSITY STUDENTS IN DEBT

    Jul 22, 2019

    Statistics from the United Nations Educational Scientific Cultural Organisation (Unesco) have revealed that only 23% of science, technology, engineering, mathematics (Stem) talent is female, which is something a South African crowdfunding startup is working toward changing. The UN’s findings h...

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    VALAIRCO CARES CONTINUES TO GIVE BACK TO CHARITIES; NOMINATIONS ACCEPTED THROUGH JULY 31

    Jul 22, 2019

    Valairco Heating and Cooling has decided to extend their Valairco Cares program where they donate $500 every three months to a charity or nonprofit as nominated by their friends, customers and the general public. The voting deadline for the next giveaway is July 31, 2019. Click here to nominate your...


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    ART VAN FURNITURE ANNOUNCES CHARITY FUNDRAISING CHALLENGE

    Jul 22, 2019

    Warren-based Art Van Furniture has announced it is accepting applications for its annual Art Van Charity Challenge to benefit non-profit organizations focused on helping women, children and other human services groups. For 2019, Art Van invites non-profits to compete for 10 grants totaling $250,000....


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    CAN THE INQUIRER LEVERAGE NONPROFIT OWNERSHIP FOR ITS BENEFIT?

    Jul 22, 2019

    As Ralph Cipriano writes in Philadelphia magazine, nonprofit ownership of the Philadelphia Inquirer, which began three years ago, has hardly shielded the media outlet from broader trends affecting local newspaper dailies nationwide. An eight-page memo sent by top managers at the Inquirer to their ne...

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    COUNCILMAN CALLS FOR HEARING ON NONPROFIT CONTRACTORS AND THEIR BUSINESS TIES

    Jul 21, 2019

    A New York City councilman is calling for a hearing to look at nonprofit city contractors after officials opened an investigation into the allegedly undisclosed business ties that a top homeless shelter provider has with a security firm. The Wall Street Journal reported Thursday that the city’...

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    THE ROLE OF PHILANTHROPY IN REGIONAL ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT: THE DONOR VIEW

    Jul 19, 2019

    What is the relationship between philanthropic and regional economic activity? The traditional, and still typical if often implicit, conception of philanthropy is a unidirectional one in which economic growth leads to greater charitable giving. But this mostly unidirectional view should not be taken...

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    OBAMA FOUNDATION DISCLOSES 2019 SECOND-QUARTER DONORS

    Jul 18, 2019

    The Chicago-based Obama Foundation has disclosed the names of and amounts contributed by donors during the second quarter of 2019, including gifts from foreign donors. According to the foundation's website, which lists cumulative contributions in dollar amount ranges, new donors who made cash co...

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    DOD SEEKS NONPROFIT TO HANDLE CONTRACTOR CYBERSECURITY CERTIFICATIONS

    Jul 18, 2019

    The Department of Defense is looking for a nonprofit organization to conduct audits and train contractors to comply with soon-to-be established Cybersecurity Maturity Model Certification standards, Fedscoop reported Wednesday. The CMMC guidelines will have five levels intended to assess cybersecurit...

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    DENVER NONPROFIT METRO CARING SERVING MEAT FROM GEESE CULLED FROM CITY’S PARKS

    Jul 18, 2019

    Meat from the more than 1,600 Canada geese culled from Denver’s parks was given to Metro Caring, which is now offering it for free to patrons of its fresh food market. Local and federal officials rounded up and killed the Canada geese from four parks — Sloan’s Lake, Washington Park...

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    IONIA SCHOOLS LEASES WELCH HIGH BUILDING TO NONPROFIT

    Jul 17, 2019

    The building that housed Douglas R. Welch High School has been leased to a local nonprofit. Ionia Public Schools is leasing the now former Douglas R. Welch High School building, 830 Harrison St., to EightCAP, Inc., a nonprofit located in Orleans. The IPS Board of Education unanimously voted at its m...

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    STERLING NONPROFIT FOUND TO BE PAYING WORKERS INCORRECTLY OWES NEARLY $574,000 IN BACK PAY

    Jul 17, 2019

    A nonprofit organization that employs people with developmental disabilities will have to pay nearly $574,000 in back wages to employees after being accused of exploiting workers. The U.S. Department of Labor announced that 215 current and former workers will be getting part of this money.  The...

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    NONPROFIT HELPS BUSINESSES IN INTERNATIONAL DISTRICT

    Jul 17, 2019

    An Albuquerque nonprofit is working with local business owners to keep and grow companies in the International District. Alex Horton runs the International District Economic Development Center and plans on helping businesses by giving them the resources they need to succeed. "The biggest obstac...

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    SIX OFFICIALS AT SOUTHWEST KEY, NONPROFIT RUNNING MIGRANT CHILD SHELTERS, EARNED MORE THAN $1 MILLION IN 2017

    Jul 16, 2019

    Six high-ranking employees at a nonprofit organization housing thousands of migrant children for the federal government made at least $1 million for their work in 2017, according to tax filings released Tuesday. The tax records show that Juan Sanchez, founder of Southwest Key Programs, the Texas-bas...

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    NONPROFIT ORGANIZATION HELPING MILITARY VETERANS TRANSITION TO COLLEGE DURING ACADEMIC ‘BOOT CAMPS’

    Jul 16, 2019

    An Oklahoma university is teaming up with a nonprofit organization to help military veterans transition to college. The Warrior-Scholar Project hosts immersive academic boot camps for enlisted military veterans who are transitioning from active duty military service to college. The nonprofit organiz...

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    BIDEN CANCER NONPROFIT SUSPENDS OPERATIONS INDEFINITELY

    Jul 15, 2019

    A nonprofit foundation set up by Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden that relied on health care world partnerships to speed a cure for cancer has suspended its operations, it announced Monday. The Biden Cancer Initiative’s sudden move to cease its activities comes two years after it wa...

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    UNUSUAL NONPROFIT PARTNERSHIP CREATES A PATH TO HOUSING FOR VETS

    Jul 15, 2019

    Partnerships are often lauded by nonprofits and funders as a way of maximizing impact, increasing capacity, and making progress on pressing social issues. While some partnerships achieve true impact, many are often surface-level collaborations that never address real transformational change. As nonp...

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    NONPROFIT GROUP FIGHTS FOR RIGHTS OF MIGRANTS

    Jul 14, 2019

    As immigration remains one of the top topics across the United States and talks of possible raids by Immigration and Customs Enforcement have migrants on alert, a non-profit group assisting migrants is using technology to help them. United We Dream a nonprofit group has established the United We Dre...

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    VETTING THOSE INDEPENDENT FUNDRAISERS: CHARITY GOLFGATE

    Jul 11, 2019

    The basketball-based charity Miami All Stars was to have benefitted from a two-day golf tournament this coming weekend until it discovered the event was to be hosted by a strip club and held at the Trump Doral Golf Course in Florida. As our readers know, charities have been steering clear of Mar-a-L...

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    NEW DATA SHOWS REGIONAL CONTRASTS IN NONPROFIT TYPES ACROSS THE US

    Jul 11, 2019

    If you’ve been wondering how a nonprofit organization you work with fits into the bigger picture of work being done in your geographic area, new visualization maps produced by Civis Analytics might provide an answer. Based on 2018 IRS data from over 353,000 nonprofits across the country, the r...

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    TRUMP'S DORAL CANCELS CHARITY STRIP CLUB GOLF TOURNAMENT AFTER NONPROFIT PULLS OUT

    Jul 10, 2019

    After learning a strip club was involved in a charity golf tournament scheduled for this weekend at President Trump’s National Doral Golf Club, a Miami-based nonprofit separated itself from the event, which has since been canceled. Carlos Alamilla, the director of the Miami All Stars, told Gol...

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    NORFOLK AREA COMMUNITY FOUNDATION FUND GRANTS NEARLY $36,500 FOR 12 PROJECTS

    Jul 10, 2019

    The Norfolk Area Community Foundation Fund has awarded a record 12 grants totaling almost $36,500 to nonprofit organizations this year. The Norfolk Area Community Foundation Fund  which was founded in 2001 and began building a permanent endowment to benefit Norfolk in 2008 is designed to help e...

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    LIONBRIDGE WINS EMPLOYEE ENGAGEMENT AWARD FROM THE CONFERENCE BOARD

    Jul 10, 2019

    Lionbridge, the world's most trusted global communications platform, is pleased to announce that it has won the Technology division award for Employee Engagement in the Conference Board's Excellence in Marketing & Communications Awards Program. This prestigious program honors organizatio...

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    NONPROFIT TO COVER SOME MEMBERS OF CRYSTAL RUN HEALTH PLANS

    Jul 09, 2019

    A Manhattan-based nonprofit insurer will soon take over coverage for some members of Crystal Run Healthcare’s insurance plans, following the large local physician group’s March announcement that it’s closing its health plans. Healthfirst will assume health insurance coverage for an...

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    KENTUCKY PAYS STATE MONEY TO NONPROFIT LED BY STATE OFFICIAL DESPITE LAWMAKERS' CONCERNS

    Jul 09, 2019

    Kentucky Gov. Matt Bevin’s economic development cabinet paid $720,000 in state money last month to a private organization whose president is also a high-ranking official within the same cabinet, despite lawmakers’ reservations about the unconventional arrangement. Legislators last month ...

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    WHAT MAPPING EVERY NONPROFIT IN THE U.S. TELLS US ABOUT THE STATE OF THE INDUSTRY

    Jul 09, 2019

    In terms of the sheer number of organizations tackling the problem, the West Coast is a hub for nonprofits interested in youth character development, organizations that offer a safe space for kids to spend time and activities that improve their body, mind, and value systems. In California and Washin...

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    IMPROVE FUNDRAISING WITH DATA-DRIVEN ANALYTICS FOR NONPROFITS

    Jul 08, 2019

    Pop quiz: On average, what sort of return can nonprofit organizations expect to see when they market via Facebook?  If you answered, “I have no idea,” you’re not alone. In “Navigating the Unknown,” a 2019 fundraising report from NTEN, Care2 and hic, one nonprofit r...

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    CARMELITE CHILDREN'S HOME LAUNCHES $500,000 FUNDRAISER

    Jul 08, 2019

    St. Joseph’s Carmelite Home has evolved over its 106-year-history from an small-scaled orphanage to a residential treatment center and emergency shelter for Indiana’s children and teenagers in crisis. In 2019, it remains a pillar in its community. The original 1913 facility began as two ...

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    HARTFORD’S LARGEST NONPROFITS CONTRIBUTE MORE

    Jul 08, 2019

    There are fewer than a dozen U.S. cities that receive more than $1 million a year in voluntary payments from not-for-profit organizations like hospitals and colleges that are exempt from paying property taxes, according to the Lincoln Institute of Land Policy. Boston receives the largest amount in s...

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    NONPROFIT LAUNCHED BY FORMER GUBERNATORIAL CANDIDATE GOES UNDER

    Jul 08, 2019

    A nonprofit that raised eyebrows when former Gov. Lt. Todd Lamb started the organization before his unsuccessful gubernatorial bid last year has quietly shut down. The almost 4-year-old E Foundation for Oklahoma ceased operations on June 30, according to an email from Rob Crissinger, the group&rsquo...

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    COUNTY NONPROFITS NET $67,000 IN MCF GRANTS

    Jul 06, 2019

    The Aroostook County Committee of the Maine Community Foundation has awarded $67,369 in grants to 11 nonprofits throughout The County. Allagash Wilderness Waterway Foundation, to enhance AWWF’s Youth on the Allagash initiative by integrating Allagash Explorer educational tools into the classro...

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    GRANT FUNDING AVAILABLE FOR LOCAL NONPROFITS

    Jul 04, 2019

    Nonprofit organizations that support Castle Rock residents and the community are invited to apply for grant money through the Philip S. Miller Grant Program. In 2019, up to $40,000 is available for up to five nonprofit organizations. Eligible organizations include those that administer projects or p...

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    STAND TOGETHER FOUNDATION INVESTS IN 10 ATLANTA NONPROFITS

    Jul 04, 2019

    The Stand Together Foundation, a national poverty-fighting initiative partly funded by the Koch family, has made a grand entrance in Atlanta by investing in 10 local nonprofits. The Atlanta cohort of 10 nonprofits was launched May 20th at a summit held at the City of Refuge. They are now part of a n...

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    DISTRICT ATTORNEY ROLLINS AWARDS $100K TO COMMUNITY NONPROFITS TO SUPPORT YOUTH-RELATED PROGRAMMING

    Jul 03, 2019

    Suffolk County District Attorney Rachael Rollins last week delivered $100,000 in cash awards to 21 nonprofits working with youth across Boston, Chelsea, Revere, and Winthrop as part of her ongoing commitment to promote public safety through community partnerships. During a ceremony Friday, District ...

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    COMPREHENSIVE STUDY TO TAKE STOCK OF MILWAUKEE-AREA NONPROFIT SECTOR

    Jul 03, 2019

    A new effort, backed by Bader Philanthropies and the Northwestern Mutual Foundation, is seeking to conduct a  comprehensive study of Milwaukee area nonprofits to better understand how to support them. Project Pivot, a Milwaukee-based capacity-building nonprofit organization, plans to take ...

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    WELLSTRONG AWARDS GRANTS TO NONPROFITS

    Jul 03, 2019

    WellStrong, a Falmouth-based nonprofit that offers people in substance abuse recovery access to gym space and fitness activities, was recently awarded $35,000 in grants. The Cape and Islands United Way awarded the organization a $15,000 grant. The money will be used to support WellStrong’s stu...

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    STERLING BANCORP CELEBRATES ITS 35TH ANNIVERSARY BY GRANTING $35,000 TO LOCAL NONPROFITS

    Jul 03, 2019

    Sterling Bank & Trust, the wholly owned subsidiary of Sterling Bancorp, Inc. (NASDAQ: SBT), is proud to announce its 35th anniversary celebration featuring an Anniversary Giving Campaign which aims to support the communities served by the Bank by giving back to those in need. “It is o...

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    DONATIONS KEY FOR LAMAR COUNTY NONPROFITS’ SURVIVAL

    Jul 02, 2019

    Throughout Lamar County are several local nonprofit organizations working to make the community better, and for many of them, their success relies in large part on the generosity of the community. The United Way, which acts as a partner of several local organizations, is funded entirely through comm...

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    REGIONAL ARTS COMMISSION AWARDS $4.2 MILLION TO ST. LOUIS NONPROFITS AND LOCAL ARTISTS THROUGH ANNUAL GRANT PROGRAMS

    Jul 02, 2019

    The Regional Arts Commission of St. Louis (RAC) announced today the recipients of the organization’s General Operating Support (GOS) grants, which provide unrestricted, renewable funding to support the day-to-day operations of nonprofit arts organizations that produce and present year-round pr...

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    $100,000 IN GRANTS AVAILABLE TO ARTS, HISTORICAL AND CULTURAL NONPROFITS SERVING MERCER COUNTY

    Jul 02, 2019

    The Looser-Flake Charitable Foundation is looking to promote creativity with the announcement of a new grant opportunity to support arts, cultural and historical organizations serving Mercer County residents. Dorothy Looser-Flake and Roberta Looser are sisters born and raised on a family farm near N...

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    LITCHFIELD PARK CITY COUNCIL GIVES $17,500 OF CITY FUNDS TO LOCAL NONPROFITS

    Jul 01, 2019

    Litchfield Park City Council approved $17,500 of taxpayer money to be donated to local nonprofits. The money from the city’s general fund was earmarked “for the purpose of donating public funds to local non-profit agencies which provide a public service/benefit to the community” la...

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    NATION'S CHARITABLE GIVING FLAT TO DOWN, LONG BEACH GIVING DAY TO HELP

    Jul 01, 2019

    Americans gave $427.71 billion to charities in 2018, according to Giving USA: The Annual Report on Philanthropy. Individual giving was down in 2018, but giving by foundations and corporations made up the difference, leaving the total essentially the same as in 2017. That means a drop in giving when ...

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    PHOENIXVILLE HOSPITAL THRIFT SHOP DONATES $54,000 TO NONPROFITS

    Jun 30, 2019

    The Thrift Shop of Phoenixville recently donated $54,000 to 13 area nonprofit organizations. The figure was an increase of $4,000 over last year’s total. Since the shop opened in 1975, the all-volunteer staffed Thrift Shop has raised and donated a total of $950,000, according to a press releas...

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    RI FOUNDATION AWARDS $280K IN GRANTS TO 5 NONPROFITS TO IMPROVE HEALTH OF RHODE ISLANDERS

    Jun 29, 2019

    The Rhode Island Foundation announced that five nonprofit organizations will receive almost $280,000 in grants to help improve the health of Rhode Islanders. The grant recipients are the Comprehensive Community Action Program (CCAP) in Cranston, Hasbro Children’s Hospital, the Rhode Island Cen...

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    KALAMAZOO COMMUNITY FOUNDATION AWARDS $2.3 MILLION IN GRANTS TO NONPROFITS

    Jun 27, 2019

    The Kalamazoo Community Foundation has awarded $2.3 million in grants to 57 different nonprofits in Kalamazoo County. The programs all align with the foundation’s priorities of equity and education, according to a news release from the foundation. Three of the organizations El Concilio, Kalama...

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    BANK OF AMERICA GIVES $1M IN GRANTS TO HOUSTON NONPROFITS

    Jun 27, 2019

    Bank of America awarded grants to 27 Houston-area nonprofits addressing workforce development and economic mobility through access to food, shelter, benefits and other fundamental needs. The combined grants, building on $12 million the bank has provided around workforce development since 2014, total...

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    A BENCHMARKING TOOL FOR NONPROFITS SPELLS OUT TOP ISSUES

    Jun 27, 2019

    Nonprofit organizations have a tool enabling them to see how their priorities and problems match up with the nearly 1.5 million nonprofit agencies of all kinds nationwide: the BDO Nonprofit Benchmarking Survey. Tennessee itself has some 51,000 nonprofits, between them navigating the ever-turbul...

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    STATE DOUBLES SUPPORT FOR NONPROFIT CENSUS OUTREACH WITH $5 MILLION APPROPRIATION

    Jun 26, 2019

    Grant nearly doubles the funding behind the campaign aimed at getting complete count. Will fund statewide, nonprofit outreach to immigrant, hard-to-count populations. Counts will inform federal funding to states for next decade, number of congressional seats and business site decisions. The Michigan...

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    ASHEVILLE MERCHANTS FUND AWARDS $445K TO NINE AREA NONPROFITS

    Jun 26, 2019

    The Asheville Merchants Fund of The Community Foundation of Western North Carolina has awarded grants to nine Buncombe County nonprofit organizations. A total of $445,000 was awarded for innovative projects designed to strengthen community and stimulate economic growth. The Asheville Merchants Fund ...

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    TULARE COUNTY GRANTS $95,000 TO NONPROFITS FOR AT-RISK YOUTH

    Jun 26, 2019

    Sixteen nonprofits whose mission is to improve the quality of life for Tulare County youth received a total of $95,000 from the Tulare County Board of Supervisors last week. The organizations awarded funding were: Boys and Girls Club of the Sequoias, $10,000; Self Help Enterprises, $5,000; Pesticide...

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    $1.5 MILLION GRANT FROM WILSON FOUNDATION TO SEED NEW NONPROFIT CAPACITY-BUILDING FUND

    Jun 26, 2019

    Newly launched nonprofit support center, Co.act, to administer fund. Other funders looking at ways to support new center, fund. Fund will provide assessments and immediate grants. A $1.5 million grant from the Ralph C. Wilson Jr. Foundation is seeding a new fund that will support capacity-building e...

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    WALMART GIVES NWA PROMOTES NONPROFIT VOLUNTEERING, DONATIONS UP TO $2 MILLION

    Jun 25, 2019

    Northwest Arkansas nonprofits will benefit from $2 million Walmart and the Walmart Foundation plan to contribute this summer through community volunteerism in a pilot program called Walmart Gives NWA. The program runs from June 8 through Aug. 24 and it encourages regional residents and Walmart ...

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    FOOD AND SHELTER EMERGENCY FUNDS AVAILABLE TO NONPROFITS, GOVERNMENT ORGANIZATIONS

    Jun 25, 2019

    United Way of Portage County is the fiscal agent for an award from the federal Emergency Management Agency’s Emergency Food and Shelter Program (EFSP) for 2019. Portage County has been awarded $27,023 in federal funds made available through the Department of Homeland Security (DHS)/Federal Eme...

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    UPDATE TO DC REQUIREMENT FOR NONPROFITS TO RENEW DISTRICT TAX EXEMPTIONS

    Jun 24, 2019

    The District of Columbia Office of Tax and Revenue will no longer require nonprofit organizations that received determination letters from the Internal Revenue Service more than four years ago to provide affirmation letters from the IRS confirming their federal tax-exempt status in order to renew th...

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    BANK OF AMERICA ALLOCATES $720,000 TO VALLEY NONPROFITS

    Jun 24, 2019

    Bank of America Corp. has allocated $720,000 spread across 39 Valley nonprofits serving a variety of community development needs including homelessness, hunger, education and workforce development. A New Leaf, Valley of the Sun United Way and St. Joseph the Worker are the three Valley organizations ...

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    BANK OF THE SIERRA AWARDS GRANTS TO COASTAL NONPROFITS

    Jun 24, 2019

    Bank of the Sierra announced earlier this month that $23,500 was given to seven nonprofits in the bank’s Central Coast and Southern California markets during the first quarter. The bank awards $1,000-$5,000 grants to 15-20 nonprofit organizations each quarter as part of its Sierra Grant progra...

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    LOCAL ARTISTS HOST ART EXHIBIT TO HELP FUND NONPROFITS

    Jun 23, 2019

    The hallway of Headdress Salon was lined with paintings of colorful nature and city landscapes for sale on June 22 to help two nonprofit organizations in the community. The salon hosted the Hatched Hair and Art Exhibition to raise funds for the United Action for Youth and Rape Victim Advocacy P...

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    HUNTSVILLE HOSPITAL OUTREACH PROGRAM AWARDS $500K IN GRANTS TO LOCAL NONPROFITS

    Jun 20, 2019

    Several area nonprofits were given some extra help courtesy of Huntsville Hospital’s Jean Wessel Templeton Community Health Initiative. The program handed out $500,000 in grants to various nonprofits. The CHI program strives to improve the health of Madison County residents through education, ...

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    ST. PAUL FOUNDATIONS ANNOUNCE $8.2 MILLION IN GRANTS TO MINNESOTA NONPROFITS

    Jun 20, 2019

    The St. Paul & Minnesota Foundations, F.R. Bigelow Foundation and Mardag Foundation announced Thursday that they're awarding more than $8.2 million to Minnesota nonprofits. The St. Paul & Minnesota Foundations, which is the state's largest community foundation and among the top five ...

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    BURBANK ALLOCATES FEDERAL FUNDS TO SEVERAL NONPROFITS

    Jun 20, 2019

    While they may not have received the full amount of funding they were seeking this year, several nonprofits in Burbank will receive a total of roughly $1 million in federal Community Development Block Grant funds to help continue providing services to residents. The Burbank City Council unanimo...

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    MARYLAND HUMANITIES AWARDS $74,100 TO NINE MARYLAND NONPROFITS

    Jun 20, 2019

    Maryland Humanities is pleased to award a total of $74,100 in grant funding to organizations based or creating projects in Allegany County, Baltimore City, St. Mary's County, and Wicomico County. The grant recipients are: Baltimore Museum of Industry; Bay Journal Media; CHARM: Voices of Baltimor...

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    MILLENNIAL ENTREPRENEUR CREATES FIRST CREDIT CARD JUST FOR NON-PROFITS

    Jun 19, 2019

    WASHINGTON (SBG) - Stephen Garten started Charity Charge in 2016 to help make it easier for people to donate to their favorite nonprofit every time they make a purchase. In early June, the company officially launched the first ever credit card specifically designed to help nonprofits use their spend...

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    COMMUNITY FOUNDATION AND WOMEN’S FUND ANNOUNCE GRANTS

    Jun 19, 2019

    The Bertie-Hertford Community Foundation (BHCF) and Bertie-Hertford Women’s Fund (BHWF) announced more than $13,000 in local grant awards and MC Ashe Scholarship awards at their annual meeting here June 6 at St. Thomas Episcopal Church. Overseeing the evening were John Tayloe, BHCF board presi...

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    ROCHESTER WOMEN'S GIVING CIRCLE AWARDS $190,000 TO NONPROFIT ORGANIZATIONS

    Jun 19, 2019

    The Rochester Women's Giving Circle awarded $190,000 in grants to 10 local nonprofits that help women and girls in poverty transition to a self-sufficient life. Those ten awards range from $6,000 dollars to $25,000, and were handed out Wednesday Morning. The circle is made up of about 180 women ...

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    AGENCIES SEE GROWTH IN CONTENT MARKETING BUSINESS

    Jun 19, 2019

    Agencies are banking on content marketing. That’s the key finding in the newly released Content Marketing Institute 2019 Agency Survey. This inaugural research looks at how full-scope agencies, as well as specialized agencies, are doing content marketing for clients, how well it’s workin...

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    CLINTON-AREA NONPROFITS RAISE MORE THAN $15,000 ON GREAT GIVE DAY

    Jun 18, 2019

    The River Bluff Community Foundation, an affiliate of the Community Foundation of Greater Dubuque, has announced that Clinton-area nonprofits raised $15,088.01 on this year’s Great Give Day, which was May 9. The total includes $7,295.01 from an anonymous donor who matched all gifts up to $10,0...

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    TWO HENRY NONPROFITS RECEIVE DONATIONS

    Jun 18, 2019

    Two Henry County non-profit agencies has been given donations from the A.N. Deringer Inc. McDonough office. Deringer, headquartered in Vermont with offices across the country, is a customs workers and logistics provider. The company is celebrating its 100th anniversary with donations to charitable o...

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    EMERGENCY FOOD, SHELTER FUNDS AVAILABLE TO PUEBLO NONPROFITS

    Jun 17, 2019

    Pueblo County United Way announced this week that Pueblo County has been chosen to receive $81,000 to supplement emergency food and shelter programs in the area. United Way of Pueblo County said it would administer the funds on behalf of the federal Emergency Food and Shelter Program Phase 36 to loc...

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    NEW CENTURY CLUB PROVIDES $90K IN GRANTS TO LOCAL NONPROFITS

    Jun 17, 2019

    Ten local nonprofits received a helping hand this month, thanks to the Newark New Century Club’s grant program. The women’s club doled out $90,000 to various community service, arts and historical groups during a reception Friday night. The club started the grant program after selling it...

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    HEALTH FOUNDATION AWARDS $225,000 TO NONPROFITS IN CLARK, CHAMPAIGN COUNTIES

    Jun 17, 2019

    The Community Health Foundation has given $225,000 in grant awards to nonprofit organizations throughout Clark and Champaign counties. This is the fifth year that CHF has awarded large grants to area nonprofits. Organizations had to go through an application process before being hand-selected by the...

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    GANNETT FOUNDATION PROGRAM AWARDS $20,000 GRANTS TO TWO MILWAUKEE NONPROFIT ORGANIZATIONS

    Jun 17, 2019

    Two Milwaukee nonprofits, Penfield Children's Center and Street Angels Inc., have been awarded $20,000 each as part of a Gannett Foundation program that supports ideas for positive community change and community building.  The program, called A Community Thrives, is a grant-making and crowd...

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    PACIFIC FOODS NOURISHES LOCAL NONPROFITS WITH $60,000 IN GRANTS

    Jun 17, 2019

    Pacific Foods’ long-standing commitments to food access, hunger and sustainable food systems are perfectly reflected in three local nonprofits it awarded grants: Schoolyard Farms, Urban Gleaners and Zenger Farm. The $20,000 grants give the nonprofits unrestricted funds they can apply to anythi...

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    BURLINGTON WORKSHOP AIDS NONPROFIT ORGANIZATIONS

    Jun 16, 2019

    Nonprofit organizations gained insight into principles and practices to strengthen their organizations at a workshop held last week by the Alamance Chamber, N.C. Center for Nonprofits and Duke Energy. Pamela Palmer, principles and practices project consultant and assistant professor of nonprofit lea...

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    CHARITABLE GIVING FELL IN FIRST QUARTER 2018, STUDY FINDS

    Jun 14, 2019

    For the second consecutive year, charitable giving fell in the first quarter, raising concerns about giving for the rest of the year, a report from the Fundraising Effectiveness Project finds. Conducted by the Association of Fundraising Professionals and the Center on Nonprofits and Philanthropy at ...

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    H&R BLOCK REFERRAL PROGRAM HELPS NONPROFITS RAISE MORE THAN $1 MILLION FOR THIRD STRAIGHT YEAR

    Jun 13, 2019

    H&R Block’s (NYSE:HRB) nonprofit referral program generated charitable donations for more than 2,300 nonprofits this year, totaling more than $1 million for the third straight year. The program awarded nonprofits with $20 for each new client they referred to H&R Block or Block Advisors...

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    NONPROFITS RECEIVE GRANTS THROUGH 'A COMMUNITY THRIVES' PROGRAM

    Jun 11, 2019

    Nonprofit community groups from around the region are receiving national and local grants from the USA TODAY Network's A Community Thrives program. A Community Thrives is a grant program from the USA TODAY Network and is part of the Gannett Foundation. A Community Thrives supports nonprofit orga...

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    ANNUAL NH GIVES CAMPAIGN TO BENEFIT LOCAL NONPROFITS GOING ON NOW

    Jun 11, 2019

    The annual NH Gives campaign is underway now. Through Wednesday at 6 p.m., Granite Staters are encouraged to donate to nonprofit organizations throughout the state. The 24-hour online giving event is an effort to raise as much money as possible. More than 300 nonprofits participate Now in its fourth...

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    ALBANY BOARD OKS CDBG GRANTS FOR NONPROFITS

    Jun 11, 2019

    Four Albany nonprofits were approved by the Albany City Commission Tuesday to receive some $75,000 total in HUD-sponsored Public Service Community Development Block Grants Liberty House, Dougherty County Family Literacy, Boys and Girls Clubs of Albany and Quest for Change were the four agencies amon...

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    COMMUNITY GOLF TOURNEY BENEFITS ERIE NONPROFITS

    Jun 09, 2019

    The event raises money for Erie-area nonprofits that help veterans, women, children and more initiatives. Save the date of July 29 for the second annual Community Cup Golf Tournament. The event will be played at the Kahkwa Club for all to enjoy participants and spectators alike. The Community Cup be...

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    WACF AWARDS $803K TO NONPROFITS

    Jun 09, 2019

    The Walker Area Community Foundation (WACF) recently awarded $803,326 to area nonprofits.  The spring grant cycle was the Foundation's largest since its initial seven grants totaling $289,300 were approved in 1997.  The Foundation typically receives between $1 and $2 million in gifts e...

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    NEW CASTLE’S SEPARATION DAY CELEBRATES THE COMMUNITY, BENEFITS NONPROFITS

    Jun 08, 2019

    Separation Day commemorates Delaware’s independence from Great Britain and Pennsylvania, but over the weekend it also brought the community of New Castle together with visitors and local nonprofits. “It is a very important patriotic event for Delaware. It is almost like the Independence ...

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    PINEBELT FOUNDATION AWARDS $55,500 IN GRANTS TO LOCAL NONPROFITS

    Jun 06, 2019

    A community foundation recently awarded money to several Pine Belt nonprofit organizations that work with adults with disabilities. The Pine Belt Foundation’s Ann Morris Memorial Fund awarded $55,000 to Abbie Rogers Civitan Camp, Arc of the Pine Belt Region, Arc of Southeast Mississippi, Hatti...

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    WELLS FARGO DONATES $235,000 TO MISSISSIPPI NONPROFITS FOR COMMUNITY REVITALIZATION EFFORTS

    Jun 06, 2019

    Wells Fargo & Company (NYSE: WFC) today announced $235,000 in donations to four local nonprofits that will help revitalize Mississippi neighborhoods through the Wells Fargo NeighborhoodLIFT® program. “Wells Fargo cares about our communities, and we are making these investments to conti...

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    ST. LUKE'S FUND DONATES $290K FOR COMMUNITY NONPROFITS

    Jun 06, 2019

    On Wednesday, more than 30 Magic Valley organizations were recipients for St. Luke's Magic Valley 2019 Health Community Improvement Fund grants. Twin Falls County leaders, St. Luke's health officials, along with the award recipients gathered inside the hospital for a luncheon. "For 2019...

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    NATIONAL ISSUES TAKE FOCUS FOR NONPROFITS

    Jun 05, 2019

    This week, I’m in Washington, D.C., for our annual conference of the National Council of Nonprofits. State associations from across America come to the capital for two days of learning, sharing and advocating. Our state’s legislative session ended last month. Without the budget prob...

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    SIA AWARDS $111K TO INDIANA NONPROFITS

    Jun 05, 2019

    Subaru of Indiana Automotive in Layfayette has awarded 15 Indiana nonprofit organizations grants totaling nearly $111,000 from the SIA Foundation. Award recipients are statewide, with representatives from Allen, Boone, Delaware, Grant, Greene, Howard, Huntington, Tippecanoe and White counties......

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    CHURCH DONATES $20,000 TO LOCAL NONPROFITS

    Jun 05, 2019

    An Easter Sunday collection at First Church of Christ in Washington will go a long way in providing for the needs of local people. Collecting more than $20,000, the church recently donated $5,000 to four community nonprofits, including Zion Shelter and Kitchen, Ruth's House, the Coastal Pregnanc...

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    LEADING EUROPEAN ANALYST FIRM OVUM NAMES MADISON LOGIC A “LEADER” IN THEIR REPORT ON ACCOUNT BASED MARKETING

    Jun 05, 2019

    Madison Logic, the leading global account-based marketing (ABM) platform, today announced that Ovum, a market-leading data, research and consulting business headquartered in the U.K., named Madison Logic a “Leader” in the Ovum Market Radar: Account-Based Marketing report. Ovum recognized...

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    FREE GUIDE HELPS CHARITIES PICK THE RIGHT FUNDRAISING SOFTWARE

    Jun 03, 2019

    A new three step guide to CRM software for fundraising has been released by charity software partner Blackbaud Europe. The eBook, How to Choose a Fundraising CRM has been designed to demystify CRM software selection, helping non-profit organisations review their specific fundraising and donor manage...

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    LOCAL NONPROFITS HELP START CAREERS IN THE TRADES

    Jun 03, 2019

    The trades are often overlooked as a potential career path, yet, they offer a high-paying career and transferable skills. Furthermore, trades often offer training programs that allow apprentices to earn money while they learn the trade and avoid college debt. Local nonprofit Constructing Hope has ta...

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    ME2 CLUB TO HOLD CHARITY QUIZ NIGHT WITH FISH AND CHIP SUPPER IN WOODLEY

    Jun 02, 2019

    A CHARITY quiz night will take place to raise funds for the Me2Club. The group helps children with special needs to attend activities such as Scouts. o help participants with their thinking, a fish and chip supper will be served at the event, which takes place from 7pm on Friday, June 14 at Coronati...

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    GRINGGO INDONESIA FOUNDATION SECURES GOOGLE AID TO HELP REDUCE PLASTIC WASTE

    Jun 02, 2019

    The Bali-based Gringgo Indonesia Foundation has secured research funding and assistance from tech giant Google to develop artificial intelligence (AI) that would help the country’s ongoing efforts in sorting and reducing plastic waste.  The Gringgo Foundation is among 20 non-profit organi...

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    FAR-RIGHT FUNDRAISING NOT TAKEN SERIOUSLY BY UK, REPORT FINDS

    May 31, 2019

    An “unwillingness” by the UK government to engage with the threat posed by far-right extremists is creating a vacuum in which such groups can flourish, according to a study by a Whitehall thinktank of their fundraising activities. The report warns that the focus placed on Islamists has m...

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    IN RUN-UP TO 2020, PARSON FUNDRAISING HAUL OUTPACING 2016 CANDIDATES

    May 30, 2019

    When it comes to collecting the campaign cash needed to make a run for governor in 2020, Gov. Mike Parson is outpacing the group of Republicans who sought the seat in 2016. With more than $3 million spread across two campaign accounts, Parson is ahead of where the four GOP candidates for governor st...

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    THE SURPRISING SALARY COMPARISONS FOR JOBS IN THE FOR-PROFIT VS NONPROFIT SECTORS

    May 30, 2019

    Another class of college graduates is about to enter the workforce—and they’re not just looking for any job. With more freedom to consider more options in a tight labor market, new grads are less interested in traditionally high-paying fields compared with grads from four years ago, and ...

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    NON-PROFIT FOUNDATION HELPING OKLAHOMANS IMPACTED BY SEVERE STORMS

    May 29, 2019

    OKLAHOMA CITY – As many Oklahoma residents are picking up the pieces following severe storms, a non-profit organization is helping Oklahomans who have been impacted. “Whether you’re a homeowner whose property has been damaged or you’ve been displaced and need help paying a de...

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    NEW NON-PROFIT SWAN STRINGS BRINGS FREE MUSIC LESSONS TO DALLAS KIDS

    May 29, 2019

    It is nearly 11 a.m. on a balmy Saturday morning when the students begin to trickle through the doors of Top Ten Records. Several shelves and crates line the storied record shop’s long blue-green walls. The space in between is not particularly large, though the kids do not seem to mind, quietl...

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    27-YEAR-OLD SEARCH MARKETING CEO LANDS 13-STOP U.S. SPEAKING TOUR

    May 29, 2019

    Garrett Mehrguth, the CEO and co-founder of the B2B and enterprise search marketing agency, Directive, recently was selected to speak at 13 stops of the Digital Summit tour. Digital Summit, the largest conference series in the digital marketing industry, has invited Mehrguth to share his unique pres...

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    NON-PROFIT HOSPITALS PROVIDED $95B IN COMMUNITY BENEFITS IN 2016

    May 28, 2019

    The value of community benefits provided by non-profit hospitals significantly outweighed the federal revenue foregone due to tax exemption, according to a new analysis released by the American Hospital Association (AHA). The analysis prepared by Ernst & Young LLP (EY) for the AHA finds that non...

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    DAOPS FOUNDATION HOSTS GLOBAL DEVOPS FORUM

    May 28, 2019

    The topics of this meeting were the history of DevOps and the introduction of DevOps capability maturity model. Liu shared the theme of DevOps’ development and current situation: Before the advent of DevOps, the lack of communication between development and operations teams always made it diff...

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    BOYS & GIRLS CLUBS OF METROWEST AWARDED $300,000 CUMMINGS FOUNDATION GRANT

    May 27, 2019

    Marlborough – Boys & Girls Clubs of MetroWest is one of the local nonprofits sharing in Cummings Foundation’s $25 million grant program in 2019. The Marlborough-based organization has been awarded a $300,000 Sustaining Grant, to be disbursed over 10 years. President Chris Duane and L...

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    ENDRES MFG. COMPANY FOUNDATION ANNOUNCES SPRING 2019 GRANTS

    May 27, 2019

    The valuable work of nonprofits has a positive impact on building better communities. There are about 3,000 non-profit public agencies in Dane County, and about 270 private foundations. The Endres Foundation received 36 grant requests and has five agencies that are funded annually. Two of those...

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    COUNCIL APPROVES ANOTHER $1 MILLION FOR NONPROFIT GRANTS

    May 26, 2019

    The Hawai’i County Council voted last Tuesday to increase by another $1 million dollars the amount the County can annually award to nonprofits. When Hilo councilwoman Sue Lee Loy first introduced Bill 63, the measure proposed to officially raise the minimum grant-in-aid amount from $1 million ...

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    SUNSET SOIRÉE SETS FUNDRAISING GOAL OF $100,000 TO BENEFIT HILLSIDE

    May 26, 2019

    Hillside residential care facility is hoping to raise $100,000 at its 16th Annual Sunset Soirée, 4-7:30 p.m. Saturday, June 1, at a new venue, Rockwood Women’s Club, 670 Mission Canyon Road, Santa Barbara. Proceeds will benefit the 59 adults with intellectual and developmental disabilit...

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    CT EYES U.S. AID FOR NONPROFITS

    May 23, 2019

    Connecticut’s new community-development subsidiary says it’s pursuing millions in federal tax credits to help state nonprofits fund their capital projects. The Community Development Corp. (CDC), the newly formed unit of the Connecticut Health & Educational Facilities Authority (CHEFA...

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    TOMPKINS TRUST COMPANY DONATES $10,000 TO LOCAL NONPROFITS

    May 23, 2019

    Tompkins Trust Company honored a group and three individuals with awards for their outstanding volunteer service to the community. Tompkins Trust Company donated $10,000 to local charitable organizations from the bank’s endowment fund through the Legacy Foundation of Tompkins County. The honor...

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    6SENSE LAUNCHES ACCOUNT-BASED EXTERNAL MEDIA CAMPAIGNS ANALYTICS

    May 23, 2019

    Today 6sense, a leading Account Based Orchestration Platform, powered by AI, announced its External Media Campaigns feature. This capability extends 6sense's ability to track digital media campaigns launched on non-6sense platforms for use in account segmentation within the 6sense platform, and ...

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    6SENSE LAUNCHES ACCOUNT-BASED EXTERNAL MEDIA CAMPAIGNS ANALYTICS

    May 23, 2019

    Today 6sense, a leading Account Based Orchestration Platform, powered by AI, announced its External Media Campaigns feature. This capability extends 6sense's ability to track digital media campaigns launched on non-6sense platforms for use in account segmentation within the 6sense platform, and ...

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    WICHITA FALLS FOUNDER LIONS CLUB HANDS OUT $25,000 TO AREA NONPROFITS

    May 22, 2019

    The Wichita Falls Founders Lions Club handed out $25,000 to a group of area nonprofits on Wednesday afternoon. The money was divided between organizations like the Boy Scouts, Boys and Girls Club, Habitat for Humanity, and The Kitchen. The funds will help support these programs that offer support to...

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    TWO LOCAL NONPROFITS RECEIVE FUNDS FROM SUPERMARKET TRUST

    May 22, 2019

    The White Bear Lake Area Educational Foundation (WBLAEF) and Lakeshore Players Theatre both received grants from the Russell T. Lund Charitable Trust. A $2,000 check was presented to each organization at the new White Bear Lake Lunds & Byerlys store May 14. The donations were directed toward gen...

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

    May 21, 2019

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

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    MT. PLEASANT STUDENTS RAISING MONEY FOR CANCER NONPROFITS

    May 21, 2019

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

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

    May 20, 2019

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

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

    May 20, 2019

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

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

    May 20, 2019

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

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    TOURISM INDUSTRY SUPPORTS LOCAL NONPROFITS

    May 19, 2019

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

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    CITY COUNCIL TO WEIGH IN ON NONPROFIT FUNDING CHANGES

    May 19, 2019

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

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

    May 17, 2019

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

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    LOCAL NONPROFIT RECEIVES CUMMINGS GRANT

    May 17, 2019

    The Professional Center for Child Development is sharing in this year's Cummings Foundation $25 million grant program. The Andover-based organization has been awarded a $250,000 sustaining grant, to be spent over 10 years. Chris Hunt, executive director and Lindsey Mayo, director of development,...

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    DULLES GREENWAY COLLECTS $326,000 FOR LOUDOUN COUNTY NONPROFITS AND SCHOLARSHIPS

    May 17, 2019

    Dulles Greenway officials are continuing to donate some of their proceeds to local charities. The toll road charges $4.75 to $5.80 per trip, and on Thursday they collected all of the day's toll proceeds for seven Loudoun County charities and 16 scholarships for high school seniors. The charities...

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    FIRST FEDERAL FOUNDATION AWARDS $400K TO NONPROFITS

    May 15, 2019

    The First Federal Community Foundation announced last week the gifting of $400,000 to nonprofit agencies throughout the region. The awards include a $25,000 Community Development grant for reconstruction and expansion of the Dungeness River Audubon Center in Sequim, and a $5,000 Community Suppo...

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    WILLIAMSBURG NONPROFITS RAISE MORE THAN $61,000 IN THE REGION'S LARGEST FUNDRAISING DAY

    May 15, 2019

    Nonprofit groups in the Williamsburg area raised more than $61,000 in the sixth annual giving day Tuesday, known as Give Local 757, hosted by the Peninsula Community Foundation. The program raises money for not-for-profit organizations across the Hampton Roads area. Of the over 1,000 nonprofits in t...

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    CARTHAGE COMMUNITY FOUNDATION RAISES $71,502 FOR AREA NONPROFITS IN ONLY 24 HOURS

    May 15, 2019

    More than $71,000 was raised by the Carthage community during a one-day online campaign, Give Carthage Day, with donors pledging funds to benefit 14 area nonprofit organizations last week. Give Carthage Day was hosted by the Carthage Community Foundation on Tuesday, May 7. The event challenged ...

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    ​BELK CHARITY SALE HELPS LOCAL NONPROFITS

    May 15, 2019

    Several local nonprofits have a bit more money in their treasuries following the Belk Charity Sale. Charity Sales have been taking place at Belk in Newnan for decades – and in several different locations in Newnan over the years. Charity Sales have started earlier than the store’s u...

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    THE COMMUNITY FOUNDATION AWARDS AREA NONPROFITS, OPENS TWO NEW FUNDS

    May 14, 2019

    The Community Foundation of Herkimer & Oneida Counties announced awards to area nonprofits, and opened two new funds. The awards totaled more than $225,000 to 6 nonprofit organizations through its competitive grants process for the first quarter of 2019. Competitive grants were awarded...

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    MINNESOTA NONPROFITS USING COMMUNITY SOLAR TO HELP VETERANS, FAMILIES IN NEED

    May 14, 2019

    Minnesota nonprofits are turning to community solar as a tool to fight poverty. Community solar typically involves households or businesses buying subscriptions to projects owned by a third-party developer. The power generated is credited to subscribers’ utility bills and generally reduce...

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    GIVE GRANDLY! RAISES $137K FOR NONPROFITS

    May 13, 2019

    Donations flew into the jars and pockets of more than 50 nonprofits Saturday during the fifth annual Give Grandly!, where more than $137,000 was raised for organizations throughout southwest New Mexico. Put on by the Grant County Community Foundation, the event is an annual 24 hours of giving t...

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    ACES FOR RHODE ISLAND WILL BENEFIT NONPROFITS

    May 12, 2019

    Several local nonprofit organizations will be beneficiaries of the International Tennis Hall of Fame’s Aces for Rhode Island program for the second year. Through Aces for Rhode Island, the participating nonprofits are collecting pledges for every ace served during the 2019 Hall of Fame Open. P...

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    GARDEN CLUB WILL DISBURSE GRANTS TO NONPROFITS IN NEW HANOVER COUNTY

    May 12, 2019

    The Cape Fear Garden Club’s Grant Disbursement Committee is ready to receive requests from the local New Hanover County nonprofit community. In spite of the devastation from Hurricane Florence and a large amount of rainfall during the Azalea Festival Week, the 2019 Azalea Garden Tour is the se...

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    SENIOR LIFE: VOLUNTEERS HELP NONPROFITS BY SHARING THEIR PROFESSIONAL BUSINESS SKILLS

    May 09, 2019

    Volunteering is the ultimate exercise in democracy. You vote in elections once a year, but when you volunteer, you vote every day about the kind of community you want to live in.”  - Author Unknown. Bev Weinberg, Project Director of local nonprofit Integrate for Good says, “Communit...

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    VIDEO CONTEST WILL AWARD FUNDING TO NONPROFITS MAKING A DIFFERENCE IN ALABAMA

    May 09, 2019

    Wind Creek Hospitality (WCH) is planning to award funding to seven nonprofit organizations as part of its inaugural Partners in Progress Video Contest. Nonprofits in Alabama and North Florida wishing to participate can visit the contest website to submit an entry form along with a short video explai...

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    99.7 CYK COLLECTS HANDBAGS TO DONATE TO NONPROFITS

    May 09, 2019

    For the third straight year, 99.7 CYK has been participating in Handbags for Hope, a donation drive to collect new and gently used handbags to give to mothers in need for Mother's Day. The radio station will be donating those handbags to Georgia's Healing House and the New Directions Ce...

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    HOW 4 PHILLY FOUNDERS AND NONPROFIT LEADERS USE TECH FOR IMPACT

    May 08, 2019

    That’s why social impact company Communally is working to give low-income people access to these benefits through technology. At this Philly Tech Week’s iteration of the annual social impact panel “Framing Philly’s Social Impact Scene: Where Business, Nonprofit, and Phil...

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    TEXOMA GIVES KICKOFF PREPARES LOCAL NONPROFITS FOR BIG DAY

    May 08, 2019

    Texoma Gives is a 16-hour online giving event that allows donors to easily connect with charities they care about most. Organizers brought together participating nonprofits on Wednesday for a kickoff event. The gathering served as a training and information session for organizations that p...

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    INDIAN RIVER COMMUNITY FOUNDATION AWARDS $142,500 TO 5 NONPROFITS

    May 08, 2019

    Indian River Community Foundation recently awarded grants totaling $142,500 to nonprofit charitable organizations serving Indian River County. “These scholarship dollars will go toward supporting working families here in Indian River County, our Habitat homeowners and their dependents, with ac...

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    NONPROFITS GEAR UP FOR GIVE HASTINGS DAY

    May 07, 2019

    Local nonprofits in Hastings are gearing up for their annual fundraiser Give Hastings Day. Thursday May 9 is the city's 24 hours of giving, where people can give back to their favorite nonprofits that help they all year. Everyone from the YWCA to Start Over Rover will have special events to...

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    GIVE NOLA DAY HELPS NONPROFITS SERVE COMMUNITY

    May 07, 2019

    May 7 is one of the biggest days of 2019 for more than 700 nonprofits in southeast Louisiana. From midnight to midnight, donors will give millions of dollars that will be spread throughout the organizations of their choice. Some non-profits, like the Miracle League Northshore said, this helps pay th...

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    MILLIONS RAISED FOR NONPROFITS IN 13 NEW ORLEANS AREA PARISHES DURING GIVENOLA DAY

    May 07, 2019

    The sixth annual Give NOLA Day, a 24-hour philanthropic marathon for nonprofits in the New Orleans region, seemed on track to surpass or at least match last year's fundraising effort as the event entered its final hours Tuesday evening. More $4.3 million had been raised by 6:30 p.m., with 5&frac...

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    CHARITABLE GIFTS FROM IRAS SHOT UP BY 74% IN 2018

    May 06, 2019

    Americans distributed an average of $9,200 from their IRAs to charities from 2017 to 2018, according to a new report from FreeWill, a fundraising firm. These qualified charitable distributions — commonly known as IRA charitable rollover gifts — surged by 73.8% over that period, and 92% o...

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    CUMMINGS FOUNDATION AWARDS 10-YEAR GRANTS

    May 06, 2019

    Fifty local nonprofits received awards on May 2 that likely made not just their day, but their decade. Woburn-based Cummings Foundation granted these organizations a cumulative $15 million through its Sustaining Grants program, which provides ongoing funding for 10 years. Each organization’s t...

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    MADISON LOGIC UNVEILS NEW DATA CLOUD TO ACCELERATE ABM FOR B2B ORGANIZATIONS GLOBALLY

    May 06, 2019

    Madison Logic, the leading global account-based marketing (ABM) platform, today announces the launch of the ML Data Cloud, powering cutting-edge ABM to accelerate your pipeline and convert your best accounts faster. With state-of-the-art architecture, rich data, and a robust data gateway, the ML Dat...

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    DEPARTING FOOD BANK CEO ENCOURAGES BUSINESSES OWNERS TO SUPPORT NONPROFITS TO SHOW SOCIAL RESPONSIBILITY

    May 05, 2019

    After more than 30 years on the job, Second Harvest CEO Jaynee Day plans to retire from the food bank this summer. Before that she’s hoping to raise $5 million to support updates and expansion to the organization’s infrastructure. At a Williamson Inc. event on Friday morning, Day encoura...

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    6TH ANNUAL GIVE DEKALB COUNTY RAISES MORE THAN $749K FOR NONPROFITS

    May 04, 2019

    DeKalb County residents made a big showing Thursday, donating more than a half-million dollars to support DeKalb County nonprofit organizations. A final count showed $749,200 was raised by 4,354 donations during the 24-hour Give DeKalb County, far exceeding 2018’s total, which was $615,000. Th...

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    GIVE CARTHAGE DAY FUNDRAISER TO BENEFIT 14 AREA NONPROFITS

    May 04, 2019

    The Carthage Community Foundation is gearing up for Give Carthage Day, a one-day online fundraising campaign to help benefit 14 area nonprofit organizations. Carthage Community Foundation, a regional affiliate of the Community Foundation of the Ozarks in Springfield, aims to enhance the quality of l...

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    NONPROFITS RACE TO TELL LOCAL NEWS STORIES AND BUILD INDUSTRY TRUST

    May 03, 2019

    The findings from a recent Pew Research Center survey suggest that 71 percent of US adults think local news media sources are doing well financially. That might come as a surprise, since these publications have actually been working around the clock to reinvent themselves. With advertising revenue s...

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    MISSOULA GIVES FUNDRAISER FOR 165 NONPROFITS SET TO KICK OFF THURSDAY

    May 02, 2019

    One of the most important days of the year for scores of nonprofit organizations in Missoula starts on Thursday, May 2, and culminates on First Friday the next day. Missoula Gives is a 27-hour crowd-sourced philanthropy event for 165 registered nonprofits in Missoula and Ravalli counties. Hoste...

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    BIG PAYBACK ‘PAYS BACK’ MAURY COUNTY NONPROFITS

    May 02, 2019

    Members from 12 area nonprofits gathered at Firefighter Park at Columbia Fire Station No. 1 on Thursday for the second annual Big Payback 24-hour fundraising event. Citizens and city leaders spent the day stopping by the park, feasting on some of the area’s most popular food trucks while ...

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    AREA NONPROFITS RAISE NEARLY $167K DURING EAST TEXAS GIVING DAY

    May 01, 2019

    Fourteen area nonprofits in Bowie County raised about $167,000 during East Texas Giving Day, an event coordinated by the East Texas Communities Foundation. In all, Giving Day brought in approximately $1,308,000 for 183 participating organizations across East Texas. There were 3,603 donations du...

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    $10K GRANT TARGETS ARIZONA NONPROFITS FOCUSING ON YOUTH

    May 01, 2019

    Nonprofits who focus on k-12 youth and education programs will have a chance to be awarded up to $10,000 thanks to a grant from Cox Charities. Cox Charities has funded local nonprofits that focus on science and technology, overcoming disabilities and several other areas that help shape Arizona&...

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    NONPROFITS VIE FOR CITY FUNDING

    Apr 30, 2019

    Nonprofits came before the city’s 2019-20 budget committee seeking assistance for programs and services. Contributions come out of the city’s general fund, public safety department and city room tax, totaling about $75,000, City Manager Mark Winstanley said. In 2018-19, $73,500 was deliv...

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    INSTAGRAM ADDS DONATION STICKERS FOR NONPROFITS

    Apr 30, 2019

    It's going to be much easier to raise money on Instagram for your favorite nonprofits starting today -- if you're in the US, that is. The Facebook-owned platform has introduced a Donation sticker for Stories, and it even directly links to nonprofit groups' accounts. Slapping it on a Stor...

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    EAST TEXAS NONPROFITS HOPE TO BENEFIT FROM ONLINE DAY OF GIVING

    Apr 29, 2019

    East Texas Giving Day takes place from 6 a.m. Tuesday until midnight. The initiative is an 18-hour online giving challenge where East Texas Communities Foundation partners with nonprofits in a 32-county area to give thousands of donors from every community in East Texas a chance to raise funds for l...

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    18 NONPROFITS GET SHARES OF $90K FROM HANCOCK WHITNEY SAINTS & PELICANS PROMOTIONS

    Apr 29, 2019

    Gayle Benson, owner of the New Orleans Saints and Pelicans, today hosted a celebration honoring 18 area nonprofits benefiting from a special Hancock Whitney cash-for-charities campaign during the teams’ 2018-2019 seasons. Representatives from each nonprofit gathered with Mrs. Benson and Hancoc...

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    BELK CHARITY SALE TO BENEFIT ATHENS NONPROFITS

    Apr 29, 2019

    Belk is hosting its annual Belk Charity Sale on Saturday. The first 100 customers in each store will receive gift cards ranging from $5 to $1,500. The Athens location in the Georgia Square Mall will be participating, and proceeds will go to local charities like the Athens Tutorial Program, Clas...

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    SUN COUNTRY AIRLINES DONATES $5 FOR EVERY ITINERARY DURING BIG PAYBACK

    Apr 29, 2019

    Sun Country Airlines will join in for the Big Payback on Thursday with a $5 for every itinerary booked at suncountry.com that includes a flight to or from Nashville. The promotion will include any itinerary booked between 12:01 a.m. and 11:59 p.m. Proceeds will go to the Community Foundation of Midd...

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    ENJOY 2-FOR-1 TACO DEALS WHILE SUPPORTING LOCAL CHARITIES

    Apr 29, 2019

    After raising more than $15,000 to support area nonprofits last year, Denver’s Taco Passport program is back for 2019. For $20, Coloradans can buy a booklet with 2-for-1-coupons to local taquerias, restaurants and taco food trucks. 100 percent of the proceeds go to support area charities....

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    WY COMMUNITY FOUNDATION SUPPORTS LOCAL NONPROFITS

    Apr 29, 2019

    Recently, a number of Sheridan and Johnson county nonprofits were awarded grants totaling $44,000 from the Wyoming Community Foundation’s (WYCF) Sheridan-Johnson Local Board.  In its first distribution of 2019, the foundation granted over $3 million to various organizations across the sta...

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    $2.5 MILLION AWARDED TO HELP NONPROFITS ADMINISTER SUSTAINABILITY-FOCUSED HOME REPAIRS

    Apr 28, 2019

    The City of San Diego recently awarded a $2.5 million grant through the Community Development Block Grant Program (CDBG), allowing four local nonprofits to conduct sustainability-focused home repairs for low-income homeowners in the region. GRID Alternatives San Diego, the lead agency on the applica...

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    SIDNEY ELEMENTARY RECEIVES $5,000 DONATION TOWARDS NEW OUTDOOR CLASSROOM

    Apr 28, 2019

    Sidney Elementary’s plans to build an outdoor classroom and new playground received a boost thanks to a $5,000 donation from Coast Capital Insurance. Every year, the branch’s parent company, Western Financial Group (WFG), gives them money to donate to a cause of their choice, throug...

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    COAST CENTRAL CREDIT UNION APPROVES $100K IN GRANTS TO EIGHT LOCAL ORGANIZATIONS

    Apr 28, 2019

    Coast Central Credit Union President and CEO James T. Sessa announced that its board of directors has approved $100,000 in grants to eight local organizations for its spring 2019 round of community giving. Coast Central also supports its communities through sponsorship, college scholarship and emplo...

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    CENTRAL BUCKS BIKE CLUB SUPPORTS NONPROFITS

    Apr 28, 2019

    The Central Bucks Bike Club recently hosted six organizations at KC Prime in Warrington to donate $18,700 for their cycling-related missions. The grants bring CBBC’s donations to $100,000 since 2012. CBBC is dedicated to all aspects of bicycling and is an active and supportive member of the bi...

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    NONPROFITS RECEIVE MORE THAN $26,000 IN FUNDS

    Apr 25, 2019

    On April 15, the Community Foundation of Washington County (CFWC) distributed more than $26,000 in funds to 20 Washington County nonprofits at a reception held at the Washington Public Library. These organizations currently have endowment funds invested with the CFWC and its lead organization, ...

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    TETON VALLEY NONPROFITS GEAR UP FOR IDAHO GIVES

    Apr 25, 2019

    Idaho Gives, the state’s largest single day of giving, will take place on Thursday, May 2 – just one week from today, and two nonprofits from Teton Valley are registered to participate: HAPI Trails Horse Rescue and Teton Regional Land Trust. Be sure to support them on Idaho Gives. F...

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    LOCAL NONPROFITS GET A SHARE OF GRANT MONEY

    Apr 25, 2019

    The Vermont Women’s Fund has awarded $103,000 in grants to 15 nonprofit organizations that work to improve the economic security of women and girls in Vermont. “It might be giving a girl the chance to learn coding in middle school, or helping a single parent get her high school dipl...

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    6SENSE EXPANDS INTEGRATION WITH HUBSPOT FOR HEIGHTENED ACCOUNT BASED ORCHESTRATION

    Apr 25, 2019

    6sense, a leading Account Based Orchestration Platform, powered by AI, announced $27 million in funding. The round was led by Industry Ventures and included participation from existing investors Bain Capital Ventures, Battery Ventures, Costanoa Ventures, Salesforce Ventures, and Venrock. “We b...

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    ACCELERATORS ARE HELPING NONPROFITS FAST-TRACK GREEN TECH

    Apr 24, 2019

    Imagine a solar panel that could pull moisture from the air and create clean drinking water, using only the power of the sun, for hundreds of millions of people worldwide who currently rely on unsafe or temporary water supplies. And now imagine that technology helping to curb the plastic waste clogg...

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    DERBY DAY TO RAISE FUNDS FOR LOCAL NONPROFITS

    Apr 24, 2019

    Two local nonprofit organizations are planning a festive evening at Nash Farm Park in conjunction with one of America’s premier sporting events. Derby Day is scheduled for Saturday, May 4, 4:30-8:30 p.m. and is co-sponsored this year by Rachel’s Gift and Henry County Cancer Services. Org...

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    SHADOWBROOK BENEFITS LOCAL NONPROFITS

    Apr 24, 2019

    For the finale of this season’s Community Tuesday program, on Tuesday, April 30, Shadowbrook Restaurant offers diners the chance to support one of three nonprofits: Young at Heart, BALANCE4kids or the Capitola Village Beach Festival. Let your server know you are dining for a local nonprofit, a...

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    GIVE BIG NRV STARTS WEDNESDAY, HELPS MORE THAN 100 NRV NONPROFITS

    Apr 24, 2019

    The sixth annual Give Big NRV day begins Wednesday, and officials say it gives the community an easy platform to support nonprofits around the area. "It's pretty exciting," said Jessica Wirgau, executive director of the Community Foundation of the New River Valley, the organizatio...

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    SALES TAX EXEMPTION A WIN FOR KENTUCKY NONPROFITS

    Apr 23, 2019

    The last session of the Kentucky General Assembly resulted in a much-awaited gift for nonprofit organizations: an exemption from sales tax. The exemption was a legislative priority of the Kentucky Nonprofit Network, a state association of nonprofits, and the Center for Nonprofit Excellence, whi...

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    $120K FOR EMERGENCY FOOD, SHELTER AVAILABLE TO REGION NONPROFITS

    Apr 23, 2019

    The United Way of Southeastern Connecticut over the next few weeks will accept applications from New London County nonprofit organizations for emergency food and shelter funding. About $120,000 is available to nonprofits in the region to supplement existing programs, according to a news release...

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    THOUSANDS OPEN WALLETS AND HEARTS TO HELP WATERBURY-AREA NONPROFITS

    Apr 23, 2019

    The response from people in Connecticut has been overwhelming. Beginning at 7:00 a.m. on Tuesday and lasting through 7:00 p.m. on Wednesday, the Connecticut Community Foundation, based in Waterbury, is holding its annual Give Local Day of Giving. It's a brief, but effective online camp...

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    GREEN BAY COUPLE DONATES MILLIONS TO AREA NONPROFITS

    Apr 23, 2019

    The Greater Green Bay Community Foundation received more than $21 million from donors to support area non-profits. The money came from two separate donations. Sixteen and half million came from the estate of Ron and Pauline Heim and $5 million came from an anonymous donor. Ron passed ...

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    LOUDOUN COUNTY SUPERVISORS AWARD GRANTS TO LOCAL NONPROFITS; OAR, MOBILE HOPE MISS OUT

    Apr 22, 2019

    More than two dozen nonprofit organizations will receive funding from Loudoun County after a competitive application process was established by the Board of Supervisors last year. The board on April 18 unanimously adopted the fiscal 2020 nonprofit grant recommendations to support more than 30 nonpro...

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    QUINCY, RANDOLPH NONPROFITS RECEIVE STATE GRANTS

    Apr 22, 2019

    A Quincy nonprofit that provides social services to people across the South Shore was among 10 organizations to receive more than $300,000 in state grants Monday for foreclosure counseling and first-time home buyer education. Another $1.1 million was given to regional foreclosure education centers, ...

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    GREAT GIVE AIMS TO RAISE MOST MONEY FOR LOCAL NONPROFITS IN 24 HOURS

    Apr 22, 2019

    The countdown is on; Wednesday marks the United Way of Palm Beach and Martin Counties annual Great Give. The 24-hour online giving event is designed to raise as much money as possible for hundreds of local nonprofits in a single day. One of the organizations raising money is the Peggy Adams Animal R...

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    MASSACHUSETTS TO RECEIVE $61 MILLION FOR LOCAL AMERICORPS PROGRAMS

    Apr 21, 2019

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

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

    Apr 21, 2019

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

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

    Apr 21, 2019

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

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    PHILANTHROPY IN INDIA IS GROWING: FACT OR FICTION

    Apr 19, 2019

    India has no shortage of billionaires. We added 17 new ones in 2017 alone, taking the count up to 101. During the same year, the wealth of this elite group increased by Rs. 20,91,300 crore an amount equal to total budget of Central Government in 2017-18.f There is another list that tracks how t...

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    WEST VALLEY NONPROFITS AMONG THOSE SUPPORTING ARIZONA GIVES DAY

    Apr 18, 2019

    West Valley nonprofits from Peoria to Goodyear are among more than 80 nonprofits participating in Arizona Gives Day, including large and small organizations focused on animal welfare, the arts, child welfare, human rights and more, collected $180,000 in additional prize money during the 24-hour onli...

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    WEST HARTFORD MAYOR’S CHARITY BALL WILL BENEFIT LOCAL NONPROFITS

    Apr 18, 2019

    It’s a big year for The Mayor’s Charity Ball! Since West Hartford’s most exciting charity event was founded in 1999, all attendees this year, including Mayor Shari Cantor, are going to party like it’s 1999. The gala benefitting two local charities, Playhouse on Park and ...

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    MATCH MADNESS SHARES MORE THAN $300,000 AMONG AREA NONPROFITS

    Apr 18, 2019

    The volunteers at Shippensburg Produce Outreach work hard to provide fresh vegetables, fruits, eggs, milk and other healthy items to qualified clients each week. Raising funds to provide that food can be a challenge, said Derek Wadlington, SPO vice president. “Part of the challenge o...

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    IMPACT 100, NEXTGEN REVEAL GRANT TOTALS TO BE GIVEN IN 2019

    Apr 18, 2019

    Thursday afternoon, Impact 100 Owensboro and Impact 100 Next Generation members gathered in Old National Bank’s lobby to reveal their 2019 membership numbers. A combined total of $254,000 will be awarded to local nonprofits at the October annual meeting. “It’s always down...

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    AUDACIOUS PROJECT ANNOUNCES GRANTS TOTALING $280 MILLION

    Apr 18, 2019

    The Audacious Project, a philanthropic collaborative launched in April 2018 by TED, a nonprofit devoted to disseminating "ideas worth spreading," has announced grants totaling more than $280 million in support of eight initiatives. Seeded with $250 million from the Dalio and ELMA phil...

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    PHOENICIA MIRACLE: NONPROFITS CAN FIND WAYS TO GROW FUNDRAISERS

    Apr 17, 2019

    Recently, the Association of Fundraising Professionals released a report stating, “The fundraising sector will face a worsening ‘talent crisis’ if it fails to invest in the career development of millennial fundraisers.” The average early-career fundraiser remains only 2....

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    NONPROFITS GRATEFUL FOR SUCCESS OF GREAT COMMUNITY GIVE

    Apr 17, 2019

    The one-day donation drive for nonprofits in Harrisonburg and Rockingham County dubbed the Great Community Give surpassed its goal on Wednesday for a second year — collecting well over $333,000. Dozens of organizations participate in the event hosted by The Community Foundation. Paper lea...

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    19 NONPROFITS TO SHARE $365,000 IN GRANTS

    Apr 17, 2019

    The Long Island Community Foundation is awarding $365,000 to 19 nonprofits in its first round of charitable giving for 2019. The Melville-based community chest, which doled out $1.5 million to more than 60 nonprofits last year in its competitive grants program, is again supporting a wide range of pr...

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    MORE NONPROFITS CHOOSE DONORDRIVE TO GROW FUNDRAISING

    Apr 17, 2019

    The DonorDrive enterprise fundraising platform continues to grow its base of nonprofits using their software, as they help organizations increase their fundraising year-after-year. According to Buck Rumely, DonorDrive’s Chief Revenue Officer: “Just in the first quarter of 2019 we’v...

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    LIONBRIDGE AGAIN NAMED ONE OF AMERICA'S BEST EMPLOYERS BY FORBES

    Apr 17, 2019

    Lionbridge Technologies is proud to announce it has again been named one of America's Best Employers by Forbes, which also recognized Lionbridge as a Best Employer for Women in 2018. The 2019 list recognizes organizations across a variety of industries that employ more than 1,000 people in the U...

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    6SENSE SECURES $27 MILLION TO ADVANCE BOLD VISION IN B2B AND ABM

    Apr 16, 2019

    6sense, a leading Account Based Orchestration Platform, powered by AI, announced $27 million in funding. The round was led by Industry Ventures and included participation from existing investors Bain Capital Ventures, Battery Ventures, Costanoa Ventures, Salesforce Ventures, and Venrock. “We b...

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    NONPROFIT WAGES IN MINNESOTA NOW EXCEED PUBLIC SECTOR AVERAGE

    Apr 16, 2019

    Jon Pratt of the Minnesota Council of Nonprofits thinks the latest news on wages in Minnesota’s nonprofit sector is excellent, in that nonprofit wages have climbed to equal those in the public sector. In fact, nonprofit wages, according to the most recent available state data, were slightly hi...

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    NEW UVU LAB CONDUCTING RESEARCH FOR NONPROFIT ORGANIZATIONS

    Apr 16, 2019

    Shauna Brown has spent years watching lives being changed by Project Read. Soon, she’ll start receiving the data from Utah Valley University’s new Social Impact Metrics Lab to back it up. “We are super excited about it,” said Brown, the executive director of Project Read...

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    WEEKLY WORKOUT FUNDRAISES FOR SANTA BARBARA NONPROFITS

    Apr 16, 2019

    This is when it starts to get real,” trainer Jason Baker said to about 40 people holding the plank position on the opening night of an ongoing fitness program open to the community. Earlier this month, Baker and his crew launched the 805 Project, a weekly donation-based guided workout for all ...

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    NEW TAX CODE HAS NONPROFITS ANXIOUS AHEAD OF GIVEBIGNRV FUNDRAISING SPRINT

    Apr 16, 2019

    The workers unloading donated sofas behind the Habitat for Humanity ReStore say they aren’t filling out as many tax receipts. “Don’t worry about it,” is the common refrain ever since new federal tax laws took effect and reduced the benefits for smaller gifts, ReStore emp...

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    WORKSTARTER PROGRAM HELPS NONPROFITS, RECENT GRADS

    Apr 16, 2019

    The St. Augustine Humane Society has partnered with the WorkStarter program for a second year to provide opportunities for recent graduates. Established in 2018, WorkStarter seeks to create meaningful entry level jobs for graduates who are not currently considering higher education or career tr...

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    GOOGLE WILL GIVE AWAY $1 MILLION TO IOWA GROUPS WITH BOLD IDEAS

    Apr 15, 2019

    Google plans to give away $1 million to Iowa nonprofits through a competitive grant process, the company announced Monday at the Des Moines Public Library. Google.org rolled out its Impact Challenge Iowa, its first such program in Iowa. Nonprofits can submit proposals for "bold ideas to gr...

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    WEBSITE LAUNCHES WITH FREE IMPACT TOOLS FOR SMALL & MEDIUM SIZED CHARITIES

    Apr 15, 2019

    The Inspiring Impact programme launches a new website today (15 April), with a suite of free how-to guides and self-assessment tools for small and medium charities to help them understand and increase their impact. The Inspiring Impact site has been made possible through National Lottery fundin...

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    GIVING GOES GLAM FASHION SHOW RAISES FUNDS FOR 2 LOCAL NONPROFITS

    Apr 13, 2019

    Community models strut the runway for the 8th Annual Giving Goes Glam Fashion Show and Luncheon, presented by CHI St. Luke’s Health – The Woodlands Hospital with Exclusive Automotive Partner Sewell. Combining fashion and philanthropy, the New York–style runway show highlighted spri...

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    DO-GOODRS RESCUE LEFTOVER FOOD FOR NONPROFITS

    Apr 13, 2019

    Once a week, a team of “do-goodrs” from Atlanta-based Goodr (pronounced “good-er”) arrives at the Techwood Drive kitchen of Turner Broadcasting System to pick up leftover food. “It might be toasted almond rice or curry chicken,” said Executive Chef Ryan Whitten of...

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    COUNTY CONSIDERS GIVING NONPROFITS FIRST PICK OF SURPLUS PROPERTY

    Apr 12, 2019

    Cars, SUVs, computers and more — Buncombe County regularly cleans out its proverbial closet of property that no longer makes the grade for government work. While this surplus is currently sold via open online auction, new rules under consideration at the Tuesday, April 16, Board of Commissione...

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    FIRST TRIANGLE MOM PROM SET FOR APRIL 27, BENEFITS TWO NONPROFITS

    Apr 12, 2019

    Time to dig the old formal dresses out of the back of your closet for a good cause. The first 'Triangle Mom Prom' is set for April 27 and it's all to raise money for two charities, Praying Pelicans Missions and the American Diabetes Association Camp Carolina Trails. "We are rai...

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    OSCEOLA OFFICIALS BEND RULE TO GIVE NONPROFIT ANOTHER CHANCE AT GRANT FUNDS

    Apr 11, 2019

    County officials voted Monday to waive a restriction on how often nonprofit organizations can receive a major government grant. The decision comes after the Boys & Girls Club of Central Florida, whose five-year grant award cycle ends this year, asked officials last week to get rid of the li...

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    GOFUNDME REBRANDS THE DIRECT IMPACT FUND AS GOFUNDME.ORG FOR WIDER CHARITABLE GIVING

    Apr 11, 2019

    GoFundMe.com has made a name for itself as a wildly successful platform for people to raise awareness virally and collect money for their personal causes, with $5 billion coming from 50 million donors since launching in 2010. More recently, it has been building out a wider presence working with char...

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    SPRING2ACTION RAISES $2.1 MILLION, BREAKS RECORD FOR SINGLE DAY OF ONLINE GIVING

    Apr 11, 2019

    The record has been broken! On April 10, more than 9,600 online donors gave $2.1 million to 166 local charities and nonprofits. It was the biggest annual Spring2ACTion yet, eclipsing last year’s record of $1.8 million. “We are so proud to be part of such a generous community” ...

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    PEER TO PEER FUNDRAISING PLATFORM TILTIFY LAUNCHES TO UK CHARITIES

    Apr 11, 2019

    The platform helps nonprofits raise money through livestream broadcasting, with WaterAid announced as one of the UK organisations that will use the platform in the next few months for livestream fundraising in campaigns. Tiltify is also working with a number of other UK charities, including Make-a-W...

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    NEW LAW MAY LEAVE NONPROFITS FEELING TAXED

    Apr 10, 2019

    Changes to deductions from Tax Cuts and Jobs Act may lead to less charitable giving. With Tax Day right around the corner, many Americans are wondering how the changes brought about by the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act will affect their returns. Nonprofit organizations are paying particularly close att...

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    IS DIVERSIFICATION OF REVENUE GOOD FOR NONPROFIT FINANCIAL HEALTH

    Apr 10, 2019

    As in any field, nonprofit management has its little truisms: Boards make policy and staff members carry it out. Hire an independent facilitator for strategic planning. Always thank your volunteers. One of the most often-quoted truisms is that nonprofits should seek as much diversity in their revenu...

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    ISAGENIX LEGACY FOUNDATION RAISES CA$200,000 FOR CANADIAN NON-PROFITS

    Apr 10, 2019

    Isagenix International independent distributors and customers in Canada helped the Isagenix Legacy Foundation raise CA$200,000 in 48 hours to support non-profits in Canada. The pledges followed a call for donations onstage April 5 at the Isagenix Canada Celebration 2019 event in Ottawa, Ontario...

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    IMPACT 100 OPENS APPLICATIONS FOR TWO NONPROFIT GRANTS

    Apr 10, 2019

    Impact 100 SRQ, a group of local philanthropists committed to high-impact strategic grant-making, recently announced it will award two transformational grants of $114,000 to Sarasota and Manatee nonprofits in the Fall. The two grants, which are open to nonprofits in Sarasota and Manatee counties, wi...

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    MD. NONPROFITS AWARDED $46.5K FROM COOKE FOUNDATION

    Apr 10, 2019

    Maryland nonprofits College Directions Inc. and Young Artists of America at Strathmore were a total of $46,500 in grants from the Jack Kent Cooke Foundation through its annual Good Neighbor Grant program. Bethesda-based Collegiate Directions was awarded $21,500 to support the CDI Scholars Program wh...

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    CITIZENS BANK ANNOUNCES MORE THAN $1.5 MILLION IN FINANCIAL LITERACY CHARITABLE CONTRIBUTIONS TO NON-PROFITS IN NINE STATES

    Apr 09, 2019

    Citizens Bank today marked the start of National Financial Literacy Month with the launch of its multi-faceted financial education program,  Citizens Helping Citizens Manage Money. The program will reach 338,000 people through local partnerships to deliver home buyer’s assistance training...

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    HOW NONPROFITS CAN EFFECTIVELY USE AI TOOLS

    Apr 09, 2019

    Artificial intelligence is transforming a wide range of industries, from retail to mortgage lending. AI has the potential to significantly enhance the operations of nonprofit organizations as well, experts say. AI-based tools can help automate routine administrative tasks and help nonprofits im...

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    BOUGHT AND PAID FOR: THE PRICES WE PAY WHEN WE PUT LARGE DONORS FIRST

    Apr 09, 2019

    A recent article in Jewish Currents, drawing on an earlier work in the Washington Post covered two weeks ago by NPQ’s Martin Levine, takes up the issue of the sexual harassment of fundraisers by large donors, specifically in the Jewish community, suggesting that the practice is directly suppor...

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    NELSON COUNTY WILL PAY NONPROFITS FOR HIGHWAY CLEANUP

    Apr 09, 2019

    Drive down several Nelson County highways in the month of April, and you'll be sure to see groups of people picking up trash. Many county roads see constant littering, and it's been a problem for a long time. "It's unreal," said Patty Martin, who lives off of Airport Road in Ne...

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    TF CORNERSTONE ANNOUNCES NEW GRANT PROGRAM FOR LOCAL NON PROFITS

    Apr 09, 2019

    TF Cornerstone, the real estate developer that has built thousands of units on the Long Island City waterfront, announced today that it has established a grant program for local nonprofits. The program, called Building Together, aims to formalize its philanthropic efforts. The company said that...

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    SPRING HILL OFFICIALS NARROW DOWN FUNDING FOR LOCAL NONPROFITS TO $25,000 DURING BUDGET MEETING

    Apr 09, 2019

    During the first of this year’s annual series of budget meetings, the Spring Hill Board of Mayor and Aldermen narrowed down and specified the funds it would allocated to local nonprofits, which totaled in the amount of $25,000. During the 2018-19 fiscal year, Spring Hill donated a total o...

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    SEATTLE’S HOMELESS CAMP RESIDENTS AND SUPPORT NONPROFITS AT IMPASSE

    Apr 08, 2019

    A few weeks ago, as NPQ reported, a battle loomed in Seattle between a series of small-home encampments sheltering people who are homeless, the nonprofit overseeing the villages, and the government agency providing the funding. Now, reports indicate that the fight among Nickelsville, the Low Income ...

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    FIRST EVER LUMIERE BALL TO SUPPORT MENTAL HEALTH NONPROFITS

    Apr 08, 2019

    The first-ever Lumiere Ball, which will take place at 5:30 p.m. Saturday in the Fountain Square Atrium, will bring local artists together to raise money for local mental health nonprofits. The ball is a fundraising event with aims to combat the stigma associated with mental health, according to...

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    KNOX AREA NONPROFITS UP FOR A COMMUNITY THRIVES FUNDS: HERE'S HOW TO HELP

    Apr 08, 2019

    The USA TODAY NETWORK’s "A Community Thrives" grant program attracted 10 Knoxville area nonprofits’ requests for funding for programs designed to make our community better. A Community Thrives is a program that allows nonprofits to share their great ideas on a national sta...

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    UNITED WAY SEEKS COMMUNITY IMPACT GRANT PROPOSALS

    Apr 08, 2019

    United Way of Deschutes County supports local, direct-service nonprofits and programs that focus on a wide range of human health and wellness issues in Central Oregon. Each year, the nonprofit awards grants to vetted local nonprofits and programs that focus on health, education, prevention and devel...

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    FASHION, PHILANTHROPY AND FRIENDSHIP BENEFIT 2 LOCAL NONPROFITS

    Apr 08, 2019

    The 8th Annual Giving Goes Glam Fashion Show and Luncheon was held at The Woodlands Waterway Marriott Hotel and Convention Center on Friday, April 5, 2019. Chaired by Nicole Murphy and Emily Wilcox, the event raised critical funds for community outreach efforts. The event included a New York-st...

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    SOME LOCAL NONPROFITS ARE SEEING FEWER DONATIONS IN WAKE OF FEDERAL TAX LAW CHANGES

    Apr 08, 2019

    Kristie Scott got an unwelcome surprise this year. When she looked at how much her Windham-based addiction and mental health services nonprofit, Perception Programs, has been able to raise through its annual fundraiser she did a double take. "Did I write a crappy letter? Did [the letters] all g...

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    NONPROFITS, GOVERNMENT-FUNDED PROGRAMS FACE CHALLENGE

    Apr 07, 2019

    Business owners believe the minimum wage increase will have an effect on business, but nonprofit and small governmental organizations don’t have the same advantage other businesses have: They can’t raise prices to combat higher wages. Gov. JB Pritzker signed a bill into law Feb. 19 ...

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    ODE TO UNDERSTANDING SHOWS POWER OF NONPROFITS

    Apr 06, 2019

    It was a privilege attending “Ode to Understanding,” a symphony and choral concert held on March 31 by the Tallahassee Symphony Orchestra. Partners included The Village Square, FAMU Concert Choir, Morehouse College Glee Club, four amazing soloists, and the talented symphony musicians und...

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    CO-WORKING SPACE BORN OUT OF DISPLACEMENT GIVES NONPROFITS AND SMALL BUSINESSES SOMEWHERE TO GO

    Apr 05, 2019

    When the rent went up 25%, a nonprofit architecture and urban design firm found themselves displaced. It's an all too common story in Denver, especially for nonprofits or small businesses who often have a hard time finding somewhere affordable to work. "As an organization that works to miti...

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    OLSHA OFFERS FREE GRANT WRITING WORKSHOPS FOR PONTIAC NONPROFITS

    Apr 04, 2019

    The Oakland Livingston Human Services Agency is hosting free grant writing workshops this spring for nonprofits that serve Pontiac residents. For new and established nonprofits, finding funding can be a challenge. Most grant processes are competitive and require in-depth proposals from nonprofi...

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    NONPROFITS RECEIVE GRANTS

    Apr 04, 2019

    The Transylvania Endowment awarded 11 grants totaling $62,815 to nonprofits serving Transylvania County, bringing the total amount of grantmaking to more than $1 million. The endowment is an affiliate fund of The Community Foundation of Western North Carolina (CFWNC). Brevard Music Center was awarde...

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    THE ATLANTIC AND ALLSTATE GRANT $200,000 TO LOCAL NONPROFITS THROUGH 2019 RENEWAL AWARDS

    Apr 03, 2019

    At a summit in New York City today, The Atlantic and Allstate awarded five nonprofits from across the country with the fourth annual Renewal Awards, a national search to honor community-based organizations for their innovative, grassroots approach to driving change and bringing progress to the count...

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    KOLSCH FOR KINDNESS BEER SALES TO BENEFIT LOCAL NONPROFITS

    Apr 03, 2019

    Enjoying a beer at Coal Creek TAP this month will also help local nonprofits around Laramie thanks to the Kolsch for Kindness fundraiser hosted by Coal Creek and Thrivent Financial in Cheyenne. Throughout the month, $1 from each pint of Kolsch for Kindness sold will be donated to Laramie nonprofits....

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    HOW NONPROFITS HELPED BOOST THE ECONOMY IN 2018

    Apr 03, 2019

    The U.S. economy grew 3% in 2018, which was a bit faster than the 2.5% growth reported in 2017. As I noted last week, however, the difference can be explained entirely by changes in inventory investment. Strip that out and there was no acceleration from one year to the next. Moreover, gross dom...

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    STEAMBOAT CREATES TO OFFER DEPOT ART CENTER TO NONPROFITS FOR FREE ON SUNDAYS

    Apr 02, 2019

    Steamboat Creates is offering free Nonprofit Sundays, which offers nonprofit organizations in Routt County the opportunity to rent the Depot Art Center for up to three hours on available Sundays without charge. “We are offering Free Nonprofit Sundays because we understand the financial re...

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    NWA GIVES TO BENEFIT NEARLY 300 REGIONAL NONPROFITS

    Apr 02, 2019

    Representatives from nonprofits across Northwest Arkansas and the Fort Smith metro rallied together on Tuesday (April 2) at First Security Bank in Springdale in anticipation of NWA Gives, a region-wide giving day that will take place on Thursday (April 4) from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. Co-founders Chris Haas...

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    LOCAL NONPROFITS RALLY FOR UPCOMING FUNDRAISER

    Apr 02, 2019

    A local organization is celebrating the gift of giving. NWA Gives hosted a rally in Springdale Wednesday with nonprofits from across the community. The event pushed to Thursday, which is when NWA Gives will host 12 hours of "epic" giving. The fundraiser will be from 8 a.m to 8 p.m., with m...

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    ANNE ARUNDEL GETS $12.5 MILLION FOR NONPROFITS, FLOODING AND OTHER PROJECTS

    Apr 02, 2019

    Anne Arundel County will receive about $12.5 million in capital funding to improve nonprofit headquarters, mitigate flooding and upgrade school athletic facilities after lawmakers finalized the Maryland budget last week. This money is part of the annual tradition that gives lawmakers a set amount of...

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    CNS PANTEX TO INVEST IN LOCAL NONPROFITS WITH NEW COMMUNITY GRANTS

    Apr 02, 2019

    Consolidated Nuclear Security’s Pantex Community Investment Fund is investing in nonprofits in the Panhandle thanks to a new round of employee-directed community grants. A CNS advisory committee will prioritize submissions from organizations in area counties to determine distribution of the fu...

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    SEVENTH ANNUAL ARIZONA GIVES DAY RETURNS ON TUESDAY

    Apr 02, 2019

    Arizona Gives Day, the annual event that raises money and awareness for the state’s nonprofits, returns this Tuesday. The event is hosted by the Alliance of Arizona Nonprofits and Arizona Grantmakers Forum and is presented by FirstBank. The 24-hour fundraising event will begin at 12:...

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    TWILIO LAUNCHED A SALESFORCE APP THAT CAN HELP NONPROFIT VOLUNTEERS RESPOND TO DISASTERS

    Apr 01, 2019

    On Monday, Twilio launched an app that allows users to send SMS texts through Salesforce's customer relationship management software. This app was originally aimed at nonprofits, which wanted a feature to send texts to people who don't have Internet access. It can also be used to help organi...

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    APPLE SUPPORTING DIGITAL LITERACY NONPROFITS

    Apr 01, 2019

    Apple intends to support three major media literacy nonprofits in their work to help young people develop critical thinking skills. The News Literacy Project and Common Sense in the United States and Osservatorio Permanente Giovani-Editori in Italy will each get help from Apple in advancing their mi...

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    WEB TOOL MATCHES BUSINESSES WITH FOOD TO NONPROFITS IN NEED

    Apr 01, 2019

    The City of New York Department of Sanitation (DSNY) announced the launch of the “food” donation section of the donateNYC website. The new website tool matches businesses with extra food to groups that feed hungry New Yorkers, with an eye toward hyperlocal donations. The new donateNYC fo...

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    HELP JETBLUE ‘GREENUP’ YOUR LOCAL COMMUNITY WITH GRANTS FOR LOCAL ENVIRONMENTAL NON-PROFITS

    Apr 01, 2019

    JetBlue JBLU, +1.53% today launched its annual “GreenUp” campaign which highlights the airline’s commitment to local environments. In celebration of Earth Month, JetBlue is empowering its customers to educate themselves, and join the airline in donating and volunteering with non-pr...

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    COUNTRY FAIR LAUNCHES NEW INITIATIVE TO BENEFIT ERIE-AREA NON-PROFITS

    Apr 01, 2019

    Country Fair has introduced a new program Monday to help more of non-profits in the community. Country Fair Cares is committing a minimum of $50,000 for the new program, which will be raised mainly through Charity Pumps and Coffee Days. Five organizations selected by the company's leadership - t...

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    THRESHER MEMORIAL FUND NEEDS COMMUNITY SUPPORT

    Mar 31, 2019

    Motorists passing through Kittery’s Memorial Circle most days can’t help but observe the huge American flag flying from the 129-foot flagpole in the center of the circle. That flag, as noted on the stone markers bracketing the pole, is a permanent reminder of the crew of the Navy submari...

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    EV NONPROFITS TO SEEK SUPPORT ON ARIZONA GIVES DAY

    Mar 31, 2019

    People can make life-saving donations to help feed and house anyone struggling in the East Valley and around the state and meet other dire needs when nonprofit organizations push for support on Arizona Gives Day. The annual online fundraising effort on April 2 aims to make giving to nonprofits ...

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    NONPROFIT FUND ACCOUNTING SOLUTION FROM COMMUNITY BRANDS RELEASES NEW CLOUD CAPABILITIES AND WINS TOP RATED AWARD BY TRUSTRADIUS

    Mar 29, 2019

    Community Brands, the leading provider of cloud-based software and payment solutions for associations, nonprofits, schools and faith-based organizations, today announced the launch of a significant set of new cloud capabilities for the industry-leading MIP Fund Accounting solution. This month, the s...

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    HELP YOUR FAVORITE NONPROFITS IN APRIL THROUGH ARIZONA GIVES DAY AND A COMMUNITY THRIVES

    Mar 29, 2019

    Expect to hear from your favorite non-profits frequently this week and next. On Tuesday, more than 700 nonprofits statewide will participate in Arizona Gives Day, a grassroots effort that invites Arizonans to support their favorite causes. And it's also the final two weeks of fundraising for mor...

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    LEGACY FUNDRAISING A MAJOR SKILLS GAP AT SMALL CHARITIES, REPORT SAYS

    Mar 28, 2019

    The Foundation for Social Improvement's Skills Survey 2018-19 says more than half of small charities do not feel suitably skilled in nine of 13 fundraising streams. Legacy fundraising is one of the major skills gaps facing small charities, according to a new report. Skills Survey 2018-2019, publ...

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    EL POMAR FOUNDATION GRANTS $22,500 TO NONPROFITS IN REGION

    Mar 28, 2019

    El Pomar trustees approved $22,500 allocated to three nonprofit organizations in the southwest region at the foundation’s February trustees meeting. Through the foundation’s grant-making process, the following organizations were awarded grants.

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    VOTING STARTS APRIL 4 FOR FLAGSTAR BANK GRANTS TO LOCAL NONPROFITS

    Mar 28, 2019

    Following the acquisition of 52 Wells Fargo branches in Indiana, Michigan, Ohio, and Wisconsin, Flagstar Bank is announcing the "Flagstar Crafts Community" initiative, a $260,000 investment in Flagstar's new communities. Each of Flagstar's 52 branches will invest $5,000 in a local ...

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    SHARK TANK GRANT OFFERED TO NONPROFITS

    Mar 28, 2019

    Youth In Action (YIA) announces a grant for nonprofit organizations within the Estes Park community. The purpose of the grant is to give local nonprofits the opportunity to pursue small projects to further their own mission and the community as a whole, while directly impacting Estes Park youth of a...

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    FALMOUTH FUND AWARDS GRANTS

    Mar 28, 2019

    The Falmouth Fund of The Cape Cod Foundation awarded $100,000 in grants to 31 nonprofit organizations at a reception hosted at the Falmouth Art Center on March 27. This year marks the tenth anniversary of The Falmouth Fund. “Thanks to the generosity of our donors, we have invested nearly $600,...

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    STUDY FINDS INDIANA NONPROFITS LACK INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY TOOLS

    Mar 28, 2019

    A new report from the Indiana University Paul H. O'Neill School of Public and Environmental Affairs and the IU Lilly Family School of Philanthropy outlines a significant hurdle for Indiana nonprofits. The study suggests many lack basic technology tools to operate effectively. The report is based...

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    AREA NONPROFITS SEEK 'A COMMUNITY THRIVES' GRANTS THROUGH GANNETT FOUNDATION

    Mar 27, 2019

    Applications from eight area nonprofits have been accepted for consideration of “A Community Thrives” grants through the Gannett Foundation. To continue to qualify for some of the $2.3 million in grants that will be distributed to charities nationwide, the organizations must raise matchi...

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    CONEY ISLAND POLAR BEAR CLUB DONATES FUNDS TO NEW YORK AQUARIUM AND OTHER CONEY ISLAND NONPROFITS

    Mar 27, 2019

    The Coney Island Polar Bear Club has announced donations totaling over $60,000 to local nonprofits in the Coney Island community, including a $20,000 donation for the New York Aquarium’s local marine conservation efforts. To further their commitment to partner with community-based organization...

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    WITH REQUESTS UP MORE THAN 50%, COUNCIL WEIGHS FUNDING FOR UNALASKA'S NONPROFITS

    Mar 27, 2019

    Unalaska's nonprofits are up against a budget crunch. This year, a dozen organizations are requesting support from the City of Unalaska to the tune of almost $2 million. That's more than a 50 percent increase over last year — and about $700,000 more than the city's current spending...

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    NEWSWORTHY LESSONS FROM NONPROFITS ON BUILDING AN INDEPENDENT DONOR BASE

    Mar 27, 2019

    It’s no secret that US news organizations face challenges of all types today, which is why NewsMatch’s rocketing success in the last three years continues to make headlines. NewsMatch, a national matching gift campaign, helped spur over 240,000 people to give to news organizations last y...

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    CHANNEL YOUR INNER PHILANTHROPIST BY DONATING TO SAN ANTONIO-AREA NONPROFITS DURING THE BIG GIVE

    Mar 26, 2019

    One doesn’t have to look far to find inspiring, thought-provoking quotes about giving. Iconic industrialist and philanthropist John D. Rockefeller encouraged people to “Think of giving not as a duty but as a privilege.” Legendary Indian activist Mahatma Gandhi found that “The...

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    SIX DEDHAM NONPROFITS AWARDED GRANTS

    Mar 26, 2019

    Harvard Pilgrim Health Care Foundation has announced that six Dedham nonprofit organizations were awarded a total of $3,550 from the foundation’s Community Spirit 9/11 Mini-Grant program. To commemorate those Harvard Pilgrim members who lost their lives on Sept. 11, 2001, Harvard Pilgrim and t...

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    NORTH PLATTE GIVING DAY SET FOR MAY 8

    Mar 26, 2019

    Sixty-seven local nonprofit causes have signed up to participate in North Platte Giving Day on May 8. During this 24-hour community giving event, donors can choose which nonprofits to support and how much to give to each. “North Platte Giving Day is the best day to help community causes,&rdquo...

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    CONCERNS ABOUT LARGE DONOR DEPENDENCE HEAT UP AS SMALL DONORSHIP WANES

    Mar 26, 2019

    Just last week, philanthropist Michael Steinhardt took center stage when the New York Times reported that seven women accused Steinhardt of asking “them to have sex…or made sexual requests of them, while they were relying on or seeking his support.” At the same time, we have been ...

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    WELLS FARGO DONATED $6.2 MILLION TO SUPPORT MARYLAND NONPROFITS IN 2018

    Mar 26, 2019

    Wells Fargo today announced the company donated $6.2 million through 234 grants to local nonprofits, schools and community organizations in 2018 to help the communities and people of Maryland. Wells Fargo’s philanthropic contributions build on a long history of collaboration with local nonprof...

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    UWP HOSTS DONATION DRIVE FOR NONPROFITS

    Mar 26, 2019

    UW-Parkside’s Communication Department will host a donation drive to collect items for various local nonprofits such as Women and Children’s Horizons and Project Pick Me Up, a student founded nonprofit organization that helps those in need. The donation drive is a part of a class project...

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    NONPROFITS JOIN HANDS WITH INVESTMENT FIRM TO TACKLE WATER ISSUES

    Mar 25, 2019

    In honor of the United Nations World Water Day on March 22, two U.S. nonprofit organizations and a Swedish private investment firm announced their second annual “Urban Water Challenge,” which, with up to US$1 million in pilot funding, will empower entrepreneurs to deploy innovative water...

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    IRWIN AUTOMOTIVE GROUP OFFERS FREE STORAGE TO FOUR LOCAL NONPROFITS

    Mar 25, 2019

    This past holiday season, Irwin Hyundai cleaned out a portion of unused space at their dealership, located at 446 Union Ave. With the community in mind, Irwin Automotive Group put out a call to offer free storage for nonprofits in need. Shortly after putting out the offer, Irwin connected with Lakes...

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    PATTERSON FOUNDATION GIVES MORE THAN $190,000 IN MATCHING GRANTS

    Mar 25, 2019

    The Patterson Foundation recently matched more than $190,000 in contributions toward the entrepreneurial endeavors of five nonprofits participating in its Margin & Mission Ignition initiative: Beyond the Spectrum, a school that serves families affected by autism; Big Cat Habitat & Gulf Coast...

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    MARATHON MONDAY: RUNNERS SUPPORT LOCAL NONPROFITS

    Mar 25, 2019

    The Eugene Marathon is a bit more than a month away. Thousands of runners are training to complete their first races or their first marathons, but some are also running to give back to the community. Eugene Has Heart allows runners to support local nonprofits as they Run For Free on race weekend. Wi...

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    GRANTS AVAILABLE FOR LOCAL NONPROFITS

    Mar 25, 2019

    The Robeson County Community Foundation’s board of advisors is taking applications for grants available to area nonprofits that serve general needs in the local community. Applications will be available online beginning Friday. Visit nccommunityfoundation.org for information about applying. Th...

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    MATCH MADNESS RAISES MORE THAN $325,500 FOR AREA NONPROFITS

    Mar 22, 2019

    The Greater Salina Community Foundation’s 8th annual Match Madness set records Thursday. The foundation’s giving day at the Salina Fieldhouse raised more than $325,500 for 72 area nonprofit organizations through donations and bonus prizes. A total of 751 unique donors contributed a recor...

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    N/CORE TO SUPPORT 30 NONPROFIT STARTUPS WITH A NEW RS 40 CRORE FUND

    Mar 21, 2019

    N/Core, an incubator for non-profit startups on Wednesday unveiled Series/N, a first of its kind accelerator fund that will support about 30 nonprofit startups over 5 years with grants of up to Rs 2 crore for each firm. N/Core has already incubated 35 nonprofits since it started in September 2017. S...

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    TWO NONPROFITS AWARDED $225K THROUGH PARTNERSHIP AND AFFORDABLE HOUSING PROGRAM GRANTS

    Mar 21, 2019

    Two Jackson, Mississippi-based nonprofits received a combined $225,500 in Partnership Grant Program (PGP) and Affordable Housing Program (AHP) grants from BancorpSouth Bank and the Federal Home Loan Bank of Dallas (FHLB Dallas). Jackson Mayor Chokwe Antar Lumumba joined bank representatives in prese...

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    NEIGHBORWORKS AMERICA PROVIDES $70 MILLION IN FLEXIBLE GRANTS TO 242 NONPROFITS

    Mar 21, 2019

    The Neighborhood Reinvestment Corp., dba NeighborWorks America, will award $70 million in flexible grants to 242 nonprofit organizations, all members of the NeighborWorks network. This fiscal-year (FY) 2019 grant funding (appropriated through Public Law 116-6, the Consolidated Appropriations Act, 20...

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    DETROIT NONPROFITS AWARDED $510,000 FOR EMPLOYMENT PROGRAMS

    Mar 20, 2019

    Grant stems from $10 million effort, spanning three years, led by Citi Foundation and LISC. Funding will go toward expanding support for unemployed Detroit residents. Three Detroit-based nonprofits have received $510,000 to expand their support for unemployed Detroit residents, in a push to arm them...

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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...

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    CHATTANOOGAN SURPRISED WITH $10,000 SCHOLARSHIP FROM WGU TENNESSEE

    Mar 19, 2019

    WGU Tennessee – a nonprofit, online university that is part of the Drive to 55 effort – surprised an employee of a local nonprofit with a $10,000 scholarship Tuesday afternoon. Director of Marketing, Development and Volunteer Services at Signal Centers, Inc. Christopher Berryman lea...

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    FRISCO TUTORING CENTER GRANTED NONPROFIT STATUS, HAS SCHOLARSHIP TO OFFER

    Mar 19, 2019

    Colorado Learning Connections, a tutoring and independent education operation, was recently granted nonprofit status and is trying to get word out that the organization has some scholarships for students who might benefit from but cannot afford its programs. The newly minted nonprofit, based in...

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    NONPROFIT OFFERING GRANTS UP TO $5,000 FOR INNOVATIVE YOUNG PEOPLE

    Mar 19, 2019

    Grant applicants are not required to be in school and the grants are not scholarships nor are they intended to cover tuition costs. The grants offer direct financial support for a young innovator's project and come with a mentor to help the grant recipient move their project forward. In rec...

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    CULTURAL ALLIANCE TO MATCH $25,000 IN DONATIONS FOR GIVE LOCAL YORK 2019

    Mar 19, 2019

    The Cultural Alliance of York County is offering to match up to $25,000 in donations to local arts and cultural organizations participating in this year's Give Local York (GLY) fundraiser. The alliance announced the stretch pool Monday, March 18. It will match all qualifying online donation...

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    TOGETHER WE BAKE AWARDED $2,000 FROM DOMINION ENERGY

    Mar 19, 2019

    Together We Bake just received a $2,000 grant from Dominion Energy, and the nonprofit workforce and personal development program plans to use the money toward teaching baking and food safety at their facility in Old Town. The grant was part of the Dominion Energy Charitable Foundation, which has rep...

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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...

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    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...

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    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...

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    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...

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    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...

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    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...

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    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...

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    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...

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    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...

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    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 ...

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    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...

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    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...

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    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...

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    6SENSE ANNOUNCES SALESFORCE PARDOT INTEGRATION FOR REVENUE TEAMS TO LAUNCH COMPREHENSIVE ABM PROGRAMS

    Mar 14, 2019

    6sense, a leading Account Based Orchestration Platform, powered by AI, extends its relationship with Salesforce to include an all-new integration with Pardot, Salesforce’s marketing automation solution. This integration combines marketing execution from Salesforce Pardot with the time-based pr...

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    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...

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    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...

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    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...

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    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...

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    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...

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    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...

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    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...

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    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...

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    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...

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    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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    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...

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    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...

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    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...

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    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...

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    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 ...

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    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...

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    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...

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    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,...

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    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...

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    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...

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    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 ...

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    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...

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    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 ...

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    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...

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    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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    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...

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    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...

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    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...

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    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...

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    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 ...

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    DIRECTIVE RANKS #1 IN CLUTCH’S TOP B2B MARKETING SERVICE PROVIDERS

    Mar 06, 2019

    Directive, the leading B2B and enterprise search marketing agency, has recently been honored as the number one B2B marketing and advertising service provider in Los Angeles, according to Clutch. Clutch is a B2B research, ratings and reviews site that identifies leading IT and marketing service provi...

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    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. ...

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    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...

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    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...

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    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...

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    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...

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    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...

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    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...

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    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...

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    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 ...

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    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...

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    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...

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    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...

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    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 ...

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    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...

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    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...

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    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 $...

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    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...

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    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...

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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 ...

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    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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    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...

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    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...

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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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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, ...

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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...

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    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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    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...

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    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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    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...

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    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...

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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...

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    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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    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...

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    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...

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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...

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    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...

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    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...

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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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    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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    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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    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...

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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...

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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. ...

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    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...

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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...

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    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...

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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...

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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 ...

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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...

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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 comput...

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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...

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    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...

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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&#...

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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...

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    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...

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    NEW RESEARCH PULLS BACK THE CURTAIN ON ENTERPRISE CONTENT MARKETING IN 2019

    Feb 07, 2019

    With thousands of employees, working across multiple brands, products lines, offices and silos, enterprise marketers face unique content marketing challenges, yet many are scoring wins year after year. That’s according to the findings in the Content Marketing Institute’s new research rep...

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    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...

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    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...

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    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...

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    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...

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    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...

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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...

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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...

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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...

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    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...

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    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 ...

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    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...

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    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...

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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...

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    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...

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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 ...

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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...

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    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...

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    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...

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    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...

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    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...

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    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 ...

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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. ...

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    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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    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...

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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...

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    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...

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    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...

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    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...

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    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...

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    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...

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    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...

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    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...

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    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...

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    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...

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    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...

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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...

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    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.

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    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 ...

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    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...

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    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. &...

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    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...

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    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...

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    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, ...

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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...

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    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,...

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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...

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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 ...

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    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...

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    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.&...

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    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 ...

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    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...

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    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...

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    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...

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    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...

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    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...

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    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...

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    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...

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    LIONBRIDGE AUGMENTS ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE OFFERING THROUGH ACQUISITION OF GENGO AND GENGO.AI

    Jan 16, 2019

    Today, Lionbridge, one of the world’s most trusted global communications platforms, announced its acquisition of Gengo, a Tokyo-based, leading edge technology company providing crowdsourcing, machine learning and localization services to global customers. Lionbridge has a 20-year history of le...

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    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...

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    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...

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    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...

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    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 ...

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    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 ...

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    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...

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    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...

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    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 ...

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    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...

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    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...

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    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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    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...

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    '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 &...

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    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...

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    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...

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    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...

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    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...

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    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, ...

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    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...

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    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...

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    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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    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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    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...

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    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...

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    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...

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    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...

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    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...

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    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 ...

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    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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    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...

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    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...

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    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...

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    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...

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    ‘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...

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    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...

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    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...

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    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...

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    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...

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    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...

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    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...

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    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...

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    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...

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    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...

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    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...

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    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...

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    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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    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...

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    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...

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    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...

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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...

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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...

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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...

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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...

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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...

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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...

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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...

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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...

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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...

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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...

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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...

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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...

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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...

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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 ...

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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 ...

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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...

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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...

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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...

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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...

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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 ...

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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...

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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...

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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...

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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...

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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’...

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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...

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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...

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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 ...

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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...

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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...

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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...

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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...

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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...

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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...

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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...

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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...

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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...

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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...

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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...

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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...

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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...

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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...

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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...

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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, ...

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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...

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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...

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    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...

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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 ...

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    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...

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    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...

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    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...

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    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...

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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...

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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....

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    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...

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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...

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    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...

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    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...

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    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...

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    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...

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    GLOBAL SEARCH MARKETING AGENCY, DIRECTIVE, ANNOUNCES COMPLETE REBRANDING

    Dec 05, 2018

    Directive, the leading B2B and enterprise search marketing agency, announced today the launch of their new branding to reflect their evolution into a global search marketing agency. Directive’s unique approach to search marketing has positioned the company as the agency of choice for leading B...

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    GLOBAL SEARCH MARKETING AGENCY, DIRECTIVE, ANNOUNCES COMPLETE REBRANDING

    Dec 05, 2018

    Directive, the leading B2B and enterprise search marketing agency, announced today the launch of their new branding to reflect their evolution into a global search marketing agency. Directive’s unique approach to search marketing has positioned the company as the agency of choice for leading B...

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    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...

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    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...

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    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...

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    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...

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    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...

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    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,...

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    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...

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    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...

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    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...

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    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...

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