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HHS Announces $67 Million in Grant Awards to Navigators
The US Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) announces $67 million in grant awards to 105 Navigator grant applicants in Federally-facilitated and State Partnership Marketplaces. According...more



SNAP Benefit Cuts Foil Chances for Progress
The 2009 Recovery Act's temporary boost to the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) has expired, resulting in benefit cuts for many program participants, especially children and families...more

Four Indian Americans Bag Heinz Awards and $250,000
Four Indian Americans bagged this year's Heinz Awards namely: Leila Janah, Dr. Abraham Verghese, Dr. Sanjeev Arora, and Salman Khan. The Heinz awards, established by Teresa Heinz and the Heinz...more

HHS Sets Partnership and Video Contest in Motion with Young Invincibles
The US Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) Secretary Kathleen Sebelius, in partnership with the Young Invincibles, kicked off the Healthy Young America video contest. The contest is part...more

Ocean Bay Community Development Corporation Relief Outreach Worker
Ocean Bay Community Development Corporation has recently announced that it is seeking to fill the position of Relief Outreach Worker. The position is temporary and could go for as long as 12...more

Youth: More Volunteer Engagement
The Prime Minister's wife Datin Seri Rosmah Mansor encourages youth to be more involved in volunteer work. Rosmah Mansor reasons that volunteerism practice lays the foundation for a united...more

2013 National Survey Findings on Nonprofit Government Contracts and Grants
A new report shows the results of the 2013 National Survey of Nonprofit-Government Contracts and Grants. The report evaluates the size and scope of government financing, administration of...more

Lauren Bush Lauren: The Power of Social Business
Entrepreneur highlights Lauren Bush Lauren as part of its South by Southwest (SXSW) coverage on innovations and ideas that change the world and transform lives. Lauren helms in a special session...more

Jeff Papows on Quantitative Philanthropy
Former Lotus CEO and one of the most influential IT thought leaders, Dr. Jeff Papows, is also a supporter of charity. As a board member of Children's Wish Foundation International, he makes clear...more






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The Road to Nonprofit Crowdfunding Success

The Road to Nonprofit Crowdfunding Success
Crowdfunding, while not a new model of funding, is used by nonprofits of collecting micro...



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