Nonprofits

Did you know that Project Management can change the world?

<b>Business leaders:</b> Have you ever wondered the real value of the Project<p>Management profession?<p><b>Project managers:</b> Are you a project manager who knows …

Project Management

9 Principles of Community-Centric Fundraising

[Image description: Some sort of duck, standing on what looks like a wooden post, overlooking a pond. The duck is looking to our right. It has light …

Management

Former Bank Of America VP Accused Of Making $2.7M In Bogus Donations

A former Bank of America executive, along with her husband and another person, have been accused of bank fraud for their alleged involvement in an …

Fraud

ANC 6E Report

<b>Market Growth</b><p>Reg Godin, Director of Markets and Programs for Fresh Farm Markets, spoke at the June ANC 6E meeting and asked the board to support a …

ANC

How the New Administration Affects Nonprofits

It has been months since the changing of the guard in the Oval Office. It seems that every day has been filled with some potential legal blow for …

Health Care

How to Achieve AWS Cloud Compliance with AWS, Allgress, and CloudCheckr | AWS Government, Education, & Nonprofits Blog

Assessing and measuring compliance requirements can be a full-time job. To mitigate risks, organizations must plan for cloud-based risk treatments, …

Cloud Computing

Microsoft Cloud services to empower Non-Profit Organizations in India

As part of Microsoft?s ?Public Cloud for Good? initiative, Microsoft India is making Microsoft Azure broadly available to eligible non-profit …

Technology (India)

Cannes: Arab Cinema Center Registered as Nonprofit Organization

The regional banner organization is celebrating its third Cannes.<p>The Arab Cinema Center, the umbrella banner representing a growing group of Arab …

Entertainment

Bravo! This Circus in Spain Just Retired Their Animals to a Sanctuary

Great news for animals used in circuses in Spain! A circus in Spain has voluntarily stopped their wild animals performances and retired the two males …

Circuses

Tech Giants Join Forces with Nonprofits to Establish and Share AI Best Practices

“Frankenstein in Love by Mogul” by Pelle Sten<p>May 17, 2017; TechRepublic<p>In September 2016, rivals Google, Facebook, Amazon, IBM and Microsoft joined …

Artificial Intelligence

Schnucks comes up with new policy on solicitors after its boycott by Teamsters

Schnuck Markets Inc. has new guidelines for organizations that want to ask its customers for contributions.<p>The updated policy, announced Wednesday, …

St. Louis

New energy rebate program for Alberta businesses, institutions, non-profits

Maximum rebate will be $60,000 per facility each year, government says<p>Businesses, institutions and non-profit organizations can get rebates for …

Energy

Bacon camp is the summer camp of your dreams

Those among us who went to summer camp as kids likely have fond memories of mess hall food, hot dogs and beans heated over an open fire, and tons of …

Food

Study: Being Called “Spam” Threatens Nonprofit Fundraising

“Spam Inbox” by Eva Blue<p>The 2017 Nonprofit Email Deliverability Study has been released, a national study in which the email marketing platform …

Marketing

The Kinds of Meetings Communications Directors Need

Posted By Kivi Leroux Miller on May 16, 2017 | 0 comments<p>Another day, another meeting. Or three, or five. When you literally have to schedule time on …

Management

Next week: Meet 15 nonprofits and mission-oriented orgs that are hiring right now

If you’re after a job that makes a difference, here’s a career fair for you.<p>Next Tuesday, May 23 from 5 to 7:30 p.m. in Old City, our sister site</b> …

String Theory

Push to Gut Johnson Amendment Could Open “Divine Dark Money Loophole” - CREW

By Maya Gold<br>May 15, 2017<p>On May 4th, President Trump signed an executive order aimed at “promoting free speech and religious liberty” by instructing …

501(c)(3)

Sales Quotas, A Thing Of The Past?

Recently read a provocative post declaring “Sales Quotas A Thing Of The Past!” For the most part, the article was a tutorial on pipeline metrics and …

Thing of the Past

Childbirth: What to Reject When You're Expecting

Despite the benefits of a healthcare system that outspends those in the rest of the world, infants and mothers fare worse in the U.S. than in many …

Pregnancy

Nonprofit Leadership Strategies For Attracting And Retaining Talent

, CommunityVoice<p>Shutterstock<p>As nonprofit leaders know, investing in employees is crucial for attracting and retaining the best talent for complex nonprofit jobs. It’s also needed to maintain a culture of value, inclusion and engagement. Many employee investment strategies fall under the broader …

Leadership

D.C. Swamp’s Allure Sinks Former Congresswoman Corrine Brown

Former Rep. Corrine Brown’s recent conviction is the latest reminder that charity, power, and politics can easily become a corrupt combination on the banks of the Potomac.<p>For former Congresswoman Corrine Brown, charity began and ended at home, and sometimes it made a permanent pit stop in her …

Corruption

Changes to federal policies could drastically affect philanthropists, nonprofits

Ever since the United States was founded, charitable support of nonprofit organizations has been a fundamental part of its social fabric. Every day, …

Philanthropy

Building Relationships within A Cause-Centered Community: Jeffersonian Dinners

A cause-centered community is a group of people who share a common passion for a cause. They could be a group of people who support a particular …

Venture With Impact: Unique program combines coworking abroad with volunteering

Emerging as a convergence of the changing world of work and the search for a better work-life balance, the coworking movement is gaining momentum as …

Sustainability

Amazon Is Building A Homeless Shelter Inside Its Headquarters

In response to criticisms of Amazon’s working conditions and effect on small businesses, the e-commerce giant plans to designate nearly 50,000 square …

Housing

Instagram for Nonprofits — How Your Org Can Get Onboard

Like many nonprofits and social enterprises you may be scratching your head and wondering how an Instagram presence can help you contribute to social …

Social Media Marketing

Keep Moving: How This Gas-Delivery Startup Fuels Communities

Fueling and auto-care service Yoshi is always looking for ways to help other organizations -- especially those whose mission is to help.<p>Rather than pull into to a gas station when their fuel tanks are approaching empty, Yoshi, customers can schedule fill-ups in their driveways, office parking lots …

Startups

Yale Needs Trustees With a Long-Term View

Regarding Lauren Noble and Richard West’s “Repeal Yale’s Trustee Gag Rule” (op-ed, April 26): The authors challenge Yale’s Alumni Fellow election process. Free speech is not an issue in this process. The goal of the election process is to yield the best possible board to govern Yale.<p>Candidates are …

Opinion

Google Contributed $51B To California's Economic Growth In 2016

Every so often Google likes to tout its contribution to the U.S. economy through an Economic Impact report. This year is no different.<p>Google's search …

Google

FBI Director Suddenly Fired amid Russia Probe

“James Comey.” Credit: Rich Gerard<p>May 9, 2017; New York Times<p>On Tuesday, President Donald Trump fired James Comey, director of the Federal Bureau of …

Government