New Arts & Culture RFP’s-September Deadline

Oregon Community Foundation Offers Grants for Small Arts Organizations DEADLINE: SEPTEMBER 1, 2014 Recent research conducted by the Oregon Community Foundation has revealed that of the 1,468 registered nonprofit arts and culture organizations in Oregon, 81 percent have budgets under $100,000. Although these organizations are central to the cultural and economic vitality of communities in the state, […]

5 Nonprofit Technology Trends to Watch in 2014!

Brought to You By: Nonprofit Tech For Good…Check Out Their Website. Enjoy! 2014 will be an exciting year for nonprofit technology. Numerous communications and fundraising trends are on the verge of going mainstream and nonprofits committed to early adoption have a number of new tools and strategies to pioneer this year. Social media will remain […]

Top Free Nonprofit & Fundraising Webinars

Hi Everyone! This is a listing of the best nonprofit websites that provide free webinars. Webinars are a great way to learn and increase your professional development without leaving the comfort of your home or office. I hope this helps and allows you to increase your impact. Enjoy.Learn.Grow.Give Back! Nonprofit Tech For Good-With 50,000 monthly […]

What Does Philanthropy Have To Do With Social Justice?

Social Justice: What’s Philanthropy Got To Do With It? – Hurst Lecture Series Streamed live on Aug 6, 2014 Generously underwritten by the Hurst Family Foundation, the Hurst Lecture Series features conversations with renowned and inspiring leaders for public audiences in Aspen. Featuring Darren Walker, President of the Ford Foundation, interviewed by Jane Wales, Vice President […]

The New Activist Givers

Check out this interesting Forbes article written by Richard C. Morais…. Steward Leonard Jr., chief executive of Stew Leonard’s, the famous grocery store chain in Connecticut, was with his family in the Caribbean when his 2-year-old son, Stewie, drowned in the pool. ”You really are emotionally tired after such a tragedy, and you don’t know what […]

2014 Arts & Economic Prosperity IV Quick Facts

These quick facts are brought to you courtesy of Americans for the Arts. For the full report and invaluable information, click here   Arts & Economic Prosperity IV is the fourth study of the nonprofit arts and culture industry’s impact on the economy. The most comprehensive study of its kind ever conducted, it gives us a quantifiable economic […]

After a Nonprofit Financial Crisis, The Board Needs to Step In

Great article written by Joan Garry. Take a Gander! News that a senior financial officer at Greenpeace made a reckless investment decision that cost the organization $5.2 million has sent a jolt to all nonprofits. Combined with further revelations of mismanagement and allegations of hypocrisy by a top leader, the organization’s credibility is in jeopardy. Greenpeace’s […]