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The estate of deceased philanthropist Brooke Astor, which had been contested since her death in 2007 at age 105, has been settled, freeing up nearly $100 million to go to New York charities.
Here’s a scenario to consider: You’ve been offered the job of your dreams but aren’t quite happy with the employer’s initial salary offer. You’ve researched the salary and benefits that are typical for the position and believe you are being shortchanged. How do you handle the negotiation process?
Ending several years of turnover at the Corporation for National and Community (CNCS), the U.S. Senate yesterday confirmed Wendy Spencer as the agency’s next chief executive officer. She is scheduled to begin her new position on April 9.
A Texas judge ruled that a Tea Party group is not a nonprofit as it claims but an unregistered political action committee (PAC).
The founder and former director of a San Francisco, Calif.-based nonprofit was sentenced to six years in prison for possession of child porn. He will begin serving his sentence on May 8.
If you polled job seekers regarding their least favorite interview questions, they would probably all mention “What’s your biggest weakness?”
The Council on Foundations (CoF) today announced its new president and CEO, Vikki Spruill, who will take over July 1, 2012. She has been president and CEO of Ocean Conservancy in Washington, D.C., since 2006.
Women’s and unisex business accessories are being collected during the Association of Fundraising Professionals’ (AFP) international conference here in Vancouver, British Columbia, to support Dress for Success. It’s a nonprofit that promotes the economic independence of disadvantaged women by providing them with professional attire, networking support and career development tools.
For the first time since 2007, more than half of surveyed United States charitable organizations saw growth in giving, according to the Nonprofit Research Collaborative (NRC), which conducts a survey twice annually.
Claudia A. Looney, FAHP, CFRE, senior vice president, development at Children’s Hospital Los Angeles (CHLA), is the recipient of the 2012 CCS Award for Outstanding Fundraising Professional presented by the Association of Fundraising Professionals (AFP).