News and information on the role that government, small business, the nonprofit sector and philanthropy play in creating healthy and vibrant communities.
An innovative wearable health technology has been unveiled -- the plaster-like patch from South Korea that can monitor disorders, sense movement, and disburse drugs.
According to a paper published...more
With Inauguration Day fast approaching, Lisa Miller, a rookie volunteer shared her some good inside perspective as to how it feels like to serve in Pres. Obama's 2012 campaign.
"My strategy? Be...more
Humor is capable of bringing out community involvement while addressing vital issues a powerful yet nonthreatening way.
Comedy and witty antics can inspire change and empower people. For...more
The Association of Black Foundation Executives (ABFE) will be bringing together leaders and professionals in philanthropy to discuss charitable solutions in tackling the needs of the Black community...more
According to a report from The Reimagining Aid Design and Delivery (RADD) Consortium for Higher Education Tax Reform, students from the affluent families bag the most tax-based federal college...more
Mental health is among the many concerns that affect homeless youth. However, the availability and accessibility to its treatment is limited.
Kate J. Hodgson of the School of Psychology at UK's...more
National nonprofit organization, Give an Hour, has donated 112,238 hours of mental health services, and its providers have awarded over $11 million worth of services to the military...more
In a recent report by the Social Enterprise UK, social enterprises have topped established small companies in increasing turnover during the past year.
Usually, social enterprises support their...more
KCET and The California Endowment's Building Healthy Communities initiative announced THE POWER OF STORIES, a new multimedia archive that includes a collection of stories and videos that will...more
An Urban Institute research notes how homeownership and rent subsidies give protection to individuals from experiencing material hardships.
The Survey of Income and Program Participation as...more