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Sal Fabens, director of public relations for United Way Worldwide (UWW), died Dec. 21, 2011, after suffering a heart attack in her Alexandria, Va., home. She was 47. UWW made the announcement today.
Laysha L. Ward, the Target Foundation leader long involved with national service, was elected chair of the board of the Corporation for National and Community Service (CNCS).
The White House announced Summer Jobs+, a call to action for businesses, nonprofits, and government to work together to provide pathways to employment for low-income and disconnected youth during the summer of 2012.
This is an open letter that appeared in the Jan. 1 issue of The NonProfit Times
The NonProfit Times has created a new column for readers to ask questions they have regarding issues with their board. Each month a few questions will be selected for a response in this column.
When the president of Catholic Answers posted an e-letter on the nonprofit’s website eight years ago questioning whether Sen. John Kerry (D-Mass.), a Catholic, should receive communion at Mass because of his support for abortion, the organization believed he was simply stating an opinion about the then-presidential candidate’s stance on an issue important to Catholics.
What do one million fans on Facebook look like? The Humane Society of the United States (HSUS) has the answer – in the form of an infographic that details all sorts of information about its fans.
His last name is 83 percent consonants, he can’t dunk or hit a three, but he’ll “melt your face with his philanthropy.”
Contributions to donor-advised funds increased by 25.5 percent in 2010, reaching $7.77 billion, while grant dollars grew at a slower pace of 1.3 percent.
Darrell Tureskis outlasted them all. The 49-year-old from Springfield, Ill., rang his bell for more than 60 hours, setting a new world record for the longest continuous hand bell ringing at a Salvation Army Red Kettle.