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West Virginia’s “Boy Scout Amendment” Passes

Share<p>Tweet<p>Email<p>Share<p>November 5, 2014; West Virginia Public Broadcasting (Associated Press)<p>As <i>NPQ</i> covered last month, one of the unusual votes on …

When Should Nonprofits Consider Making a Transformative Change?

There is no "quick fix" to some nonprofit problems. A new hire, a board retreat, another task force -- all good nonprofit "fixers" -- are simply not equal to major challenges that call for transformative change. The evidence of more than one of the following signals suggest the necessity for …

Gates Foundation Pledges $3-Million to GuideStar to Enhance Nonprofit Database

The Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation has pledged $3-million over three years to help GuideStar expand and enhance its nonprofit information database, …

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What For-Profits Can Learn From Nonprofits

Surprise: It's not about doing good. It's about being more effective.<p>Companies support nonprofits for multiple reasons, some altruistic (the leaders genuinely care about the cause) and some pragmatic (aligning with a cause is good for the brand and for employee morale). Generally, business leaders …

14 Hangers That Will Totally Transform Your Closet

We listened when Mommy Dearest told us “no wire hangers ever,” and thankfully so did The Container Store. Hangers all have different specialties these days. There’s so many options it’s kind of overwhelming deciding which (or how many) are the best option for your wardrobe. Luckily we scoured the …

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One less hurdle: Women's shelter allows victims to escape with their pets

Jasmin came into the shelter with a broken ankle, significant financial abuse and, most importantly, her two Shitzus, Tony and Teresa. She and the …

Put This In Your Holiday Hosting Arsenal: An Emergency Cleanup Kit

It's hosting season and you know what that means: your home will soon be getting a workout. Be it parties or houseguests, lots of traffic means lots …

9 Recipes That Prove Zoodles Aren’t Going Anywhere

Ever since zoodles hit the scene, we've been obsessed. Not only do they let us eat all our favorite pasta dishes in a healthier way, zucchini noodles …