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Intervention by nonprofits had the biggest impact on turnout of the least likely voters in the most recent midterm elections, according to a new study.
(Updated at 3:30 p.m. ET)
Susan G. Komen for the Cure, headquartered in Dallas, Texas, has rolled out its first ever large scale peer-to-peer campaign today’s #GivingTuesday fundraising and awareness event with its #KomenTWOsdayChallenge. The campaign asks for participants to honor two people in their lives with donations and then challenge two others to do the same.
The New York City chapter of the Alzheimer’s Association yesterday became the first of what could be more defections in response to a reorganization plan that would consolidate 81 affiliates into a single entity.
The fourth #GivingTuesday is officially under way, with inboxes being deluged with email messages from charities and the hashtag quickly taking over the top trending spot on Twitter.
The fourth iteration of #GivingTuesday kicks off at midnight Tuesday, with thousands of nonprofits preparing to officially kick off their busiest time of the year with visions of donors dancing in their heads.
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.
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 to specific issues as compared to older foundations, 61 percent to 43 percent.
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.
A team of MBA students from Duke University and the University North Carolina beat out teams from nine other schools to win the second annual Yale Responsible Investing Conference & Low Carbon Portfolio Case Competition — and the $10,000 prize that goes with it.
In the premiere episode of Raise & Engage, Danielle is joined by three straight-shooting nonprofit rock-stars: Jodi Smith of Sanford Health Systems, Veronica Brown of Chicago Public Library Foundation and Ali Burke of Southlake Regional Health Centre Foundation. The group talks organizational culture, problem employees, why its important to celebrate and how to shake things up this year and build a better more authentic team that gets stuff done!
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