News and information on the role that government, small business, the nonprofit sector and philanthropy play in creating healthy and vibrant communities.
Jennifer Hirsch, Founder of Marked Point, writes that the most important thing for a social entrepreneur is to create a new business model that's in line with their goals.
Hirsch rounds up five...more
Brazen Life, a lifestyle blog for young professionals, brings four ways on how to look good professionally by doing some voluntary work.
Contributed by Betsy Mikel, a dedicated volunteer herself,...more
nFocus Solutions has recently joined forces with Communities In Schools (CIS) President Dan Cardinali to discuss ways how to prevent school dropouts and further academic success among...more
Community Development Director Laura Scott and Windham Economic Development Committee Chairman Bob Young braced themselves to reproachful inquiries associated with the tax seminar during the Feb. 25...more
The U.S. Department of Education Green Ribbon Schools program visited schools and districts throughout the state that have demonstrated sustainable practices and environmental leadership in public...more
Project Journey is a new program funded by a $165,000 grant from the United Way of Allegheny County's United for Women initiative.
The program has helped about 10 women since August, according to...more
The Colorado Springs Small Business Development Center is going to conduct a workshop on community development block grants and loans targeted to businesses hurt by flooding last September.
Beaufort County is planning to earmark some of the license money it gathers from local businesses back into supporting those businesses.
County Council members plan to launch an economic...more
A recent study conducted by psychologists at the University of Hildesheim in Germany learned a "surprisingly high" interconnection between childhood play and social success in adulthood.
The United Way of Lancaster County is currently seeking volunteers for the Volunteer Income Tax Assistance program.
The program is a free tax-preparation service for lower-income individuals and...more