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The hope is that what happened in Vegas won’t stay in Vegas. The jackpot for TribeFest organizers would be for the event to have a youthful impact on Jewish communities through the nation.
When are those single mothers going to learn that they need to get a third job to get themselves and their children out of poverty? Maybe if that guy across the street had stayed in school he would be employed. If you really want to work, you can find a job and pull yourself up from poverty.
Scan the group carefully if you ever find yourself in a meeting that includes chief executives of medium to large-sized established nonprofits. Chances are the age of most of the CEOs begins with a “6.”
Steve Gleason is confined to a wheelchair and has trouble speaking. The former defensive back with the New Orleans Saints football team was diagnosed last year with Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS), also known as Lou Gehrig’s Disease. He’s creating a video journal to share with his newborn son, Rivers, in the future.
Although nonprofit CEOs and other senior officers are actively engaged in leadership development, they are rarely held accountable for development and do not invest sufficient resources in development. These were some of the results of a survey conducted by The Bridgespan Group (Bridgespan), a nonprofit consultancy headquartered in Boston, Mass., with offices in New York City and San Francisco, Calif.
CVS Caremark Charitable Trust has begun its 2012 grant application process. The trust’s grants support specific initiatives each year. For 2012, grants will be targeted to programs in two areas of focus access to health care, and children and inclusion.
New Jersey has become at least the second state to offer a mobile phone application that provides financial information about charities.
The Finance Committee of the United States Senate will investigate whether a charity for disabled veterans deserves to keep its tax-exempt status after paying millions of dollars to a direct mail company, and not spending very much money on aid to veterans.
The Internal Revenue Service’s Advisory Committee on Tax Exempt and Government Entities (ACT) will hold a public meeting on June 6, when the panel will submit its latest round of recommendations to senior IRS executives.
The nonprofit for at-risk youth founded by former Penn State Football coach Jerry Sandusky — who is charged with sexual abuse of children from the organization — plans to cease operations, citing a decrease in fundraising and volunteers.