News and information on the role that government, small business, the nonprofit sector and philanthropy play in creating healthy and vibrant communities.
According to reporting in the Minneapolis Star Tribune, Minnesota foundations and corporations expect to make modest increases in grant making during 2013, according to a survey released on Monday by...more
The Ronald McDonald House has recently announced that they are currently seeking for compassionate individuals who are willing to help with guest services.
The chosen volunteers will help make...more
The Youth in Philanthropy program (nicknamed "YIP"), founded by Foundation for MetroWest, was launched in five Concord schools with one common goal: to teach Concord's next generation about...more
The Allied Veterans Center is seeking new donors since its source of funding, the Allied Veterans of the World, has been charged of illegal gambling.
If the Center cannot find a donor, many...more
The Head Start program will include the city of Toledo as part of a national pilot project announced by the US Department of Health and Human Services.
The pilot project urges applicants to be...more
A report from the Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS) reveals an increase in the numbers of elderly that are at risk of homelessness in the private rental market.
Housing for the Aged Action...more
IRS-certified volunteers are going to start to offer free tax preparation services in an effort to assist workers who are earning less than $57,000/year in the process of determining if they qualify...more
The International Economic Development Council (IEDC) awarded two Silver Excellence in Economic Development Awards Greater Cleveland entrepreneurs.
The awards presented recognizes a collaborative...more
The ALERT Project, which consists of scientists, health care professionals, and concerned citizens who have years of experience dealing with the human health and the costs of oil dependency, provides...more