News and information on the role that government, small business, the nonprofit sector and philanthropy play in creating healthy and vibrant communities.
Co-founder and CEO Giadha Aguirre de Carcer of the new reality TV boot camp called VentureCamp will have its pilot series run June 3 through July 22.
The series will accept 12 entrepreneurs that...more
A volunteer conservation trip merges camping and hiking in national or state parks with projects to revamp parks and make them safer and more accessible.
As more volunteer vacations are being...more
As part of its economic development strategy, the city of Palm Coast is centering its efforts on business retention and expansion.
Palm Coast's economic development plans include working to help...more
According to Minister for Planning and Development Ahsan Iqbal during a seminar managed by Earthquake Reconstruction and Rehabilitation Authority (ERRA), only a stronger economy can ensure security...more
The New York Legislature enacted the Strengthening Families Through Stronger Fathers Initiative in 2006 to aid low-income noncustodial parents find work and pay for child support.
Emily Yates, 22, a Queen Mary University of London alumna, Paralympic Games Maker and face of a national volunteering campaign, has been honored as 'Young Social Entrepreneur' of the...more
New grants are rolled out for Genesee County Economic Development Center (GCEDC) for its Western New York Science, Technology and Advanced Manufacturing Park (STAMP).
The GCEDC funding, part of...more
A Kansas City-based social business, Red Dirt, makes artist-inspired iPhone cases, where its sale proceeds go to Water.org to provide clean water around the most underserved parts of the world.
Last week, the Santa Clarita Valley Economic Development Corp. obtained Award of Merit for its recent Economic Development Guide publication.
The Guide is a primary resource for luring businesses...more