Rick Cohen was at times the conscience of the nonprofit sector, one of its most honest skeptics and yet always a champion for the underdog. Cohen, editor of The Cohen Report, national correspondent for Nonprofit Quarterly and former executive director of the National Committee For Responsive Philant… Read More »
Family foundations are shifting from geographic-based focuses to issue-based. Newer organizations, those founded after 2010, are less likely to base commitments on geography (40 percent) than organizations at least 45-years-old (78 percent). Newer foundations are likewise more likely to be committed… Read More »
The nation’s largest charities continued a steady if cautious recovery, with some approaching pre-recession levels of revenue as public support tracked with giving estimates for 2014. The very largest organizations in The NPT 100 – the 27th annual study of the nation’s largest nonprofits … Read More »
There is a reason that, despite the nursery rhyme’s claims, London Bridge is not falling down. A special tax has been raised for centuries to maintain and, at times, replace the bridge. Surplus from the tax has also been used to assist area nonprofits in recent years. The City Bridge Trust’s … Read More »
Miami, Fla. -- Independent Sector’s (IS) year-long, 15-city tour called “Threads,” coupled with the search for a new president and chief executive officer, has sparked what the organization’s board is calling a “refounding” of the 30-year-old national leadership group. The board unvei… Read More »
America’s Thrift Stores reported a malware-driven cyberattack through a third-party vendor that might have compromised credit card numbers and expiration dates of transactions made last month at its 18 stores. In a statement posted on its website, America’s Thrift Stores CEO Kenneth Sobaski s… Read More »
Associating Not High On List For Some State, Regional Groups The Virginia Network of Nonprofit Organizations (VANNO) launched in 2004 to provide a voice for the state’s nonprofit community. By 2012, it was gone. VANNO never drummed up more than 300 membership organizations, less than 1 perce… Read More »
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Two of the United Kingdom’s leading youth-support organizations intend to merge. YouthNet, a London-based organization providing informational and emotional support for local young adults, and Get Connected, a London-based youth helpline, combined to assist 1.7 million young people in the United Kingdom in 2014.
Revenue increased 7 percent and attendance was up 3 percent for cultural groups in nearly a dozen metropolitan areas from 2009 to 2012, despite a decline in most sources of contributed support, including individual giving.
Patricia Graham’s big idea came in the form of a tiny icon. The valuable lesson was presented to her not by an instructor, but by a fellow student.
The United States Postal Service’s (USPS) leadership has publicly committed to having no general price increases for letter and flat mail in 2016. An overall price decrease for such mailings is possible for later in the year.
Facebook today unveiled a suite of donation tools to be tested among 37 charities that could be available to qualified nonprofits by next year.View More Featured Articles
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