News and information on the role that government, small business, the nonprofit sector and philanthropy play in creating healthy and vibrant communities.
The city of Albany has recently held an ceremony to recognize the efforts of individuals and organizations who have helped in keeping the area beautiful and in top shape.
Westover Animal Hospital...more
Graduates of the Tennessee Rehabilitation Center, a state-operated comprehensive rehabilitation facility in Smyrna, will be joining the workforce equipped with workplace and life management skills...more
Devin Thorpe, a Forbes entrepreneur, interviews former Vice Chairman of Goldman Sachs and Harvard Professor Robert Steven Kaplan in this live video chat.
Kaplan recently finished his second book...more
The Regional Economic Development Council has recently launched the BOCES program wherein it aims to help train unemployed workers.
$80,000 has been alloted to BOCES in order to fund tuition for...more
Two Alaska nonprofits have garnered $768,000 in federal grants from the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) to help reduce veteran homelessness.
The funding was released through VA's...more
The Affordable Care Act (ACA) contains new coverage options to decrease the amount of individuals without health insurance.
There are new state and sub-state estimates, which details the projected...more
The Foundation Financial Group, a financial services company, recently exceeds its $1.4 million in social investments that support its multiple philanthropic efforts.
The group's main priority is...more
According to new evidence published in the July issue of Adapted Physical Activity Quarterly, children lacking in motor skills may result to social ineptitude.
Motor skills, which include catching...more
A new research published in the September 2013 issue of The FASEB Journal suggests that dieting before getting pregnant is not sufficient to prevent diabetes risks, but it could also actually pose...more