News & Articles

Leadership, Productivity Top 2014 Association Priorities

January 30, 2014       The NonProfit Times      

The three top goals for association managers in the Washington, D.C., area for 2014 are to increase membership, deliver new programs and services and to keep up with technology changes. To get it done, 96 percent will either keep current staffing or increase it.

Cancer Groups Partner To Fund Research Dream Team

January 29, 2014       The NonProfit Times      

The American Cancer Society (ACS) and Stand Up To Cancer (SU2C) have announced a $20 million partnership that will fund a research “dream team” to develop new therapies for lung cancer over a three-year period.

Groups Rally Against SNAP Cuts

January 29, 2014       Zach Halper      

Three New York City-based nonprofits joined forces with celebrity chefs, religious leaders, and other advocates to push back against $9 billion in cuts made to the federal Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) during a press conference at the Church of St. Francis Xavier in Manhattan.

Kellogg Foundation Commits $40 Million To Detroit Effort

January 29, 2014       The NonProfit Times      

The W.K. Kellogg Foundation has joined a group of nearly a dozen foundations that has committed funding to help Detroit’s financial woes.

TrueSense Picks Up Broadcaster Wilder

January 22, 2014       Patrick Sullivan      

TrueSense Marketing, a fundraising consulting firm in Freedom, Pa., has acquired Scott Wilder Productions, the video and radio production company of Texas-based Christian radio host Scott Wilder. Wilder and his partner, Lauren Lintner, will join TrueSense effective immediately.

Quick Exit, Quick Hire at American Bible

January 21, 2014       Mark Hrywna      

American Bible Society (ABS) announced its second president and CEO in the past year, just two years before it celebrates its bicentennial.

Introducing The Nonprofit Selfie Finalists

January 17, 2014       The NonProfit Times      

After much deliberation (and some heated arguments) we have picked the five finalists for our Nonprofit Selfie Contest. These five photos are the ones that we felt best represented the mission of each employee’s organization. Now, it’s up to you to decide which contestant will win the grand prize: A $100 AmEx Gift Card.

NCRP To Honor Outstanding Grantmakers

January 14, 2014       The NonProfit Times      

The National Committee for Responsive Philanthropy (NCRP) is accepting nominations for its 2014 annual NCRP Impact Awards, which honor the most innovative grantmakers in the country.