Philanthropy, Voluntarism & Grantmaking, General/Other News
News and information on the role that government, small business, the nonprofit sector and philanthropy play in creating healthy and vibrant communities.
Representatives of philanthropic foundations, energy companies and environmental agencies gather together to announce the Formation of a Center for Performance Standards and Independent Certification...more
The Wausau Community Warming Center has recently announced that it is currently in the process of seeking for volunteers to help with its operations.
The warming center opened its doors this year...more
Alice C. Davenport, facility manager for AAR Airlift in Melbourne, has recently been named 2012 Volunteer of the Year by the Melbourne Regional Chamber of East Central Florida.
Boston College's Students for Soldiers is a non-partisan service and advocacy organization where its members volunteer at the New England Center for Homeless Veterans (NECHV).
The NECHV is...more
United Way Worldwide, a leadership and support organization, grants Wells Fargo with a Summit award for volunteer engagement.
Wells Fargo is a financial services provider known for having the...more
Southern Vermont College (SVC) students wrapped up their spring semester philanthropy course by disseminating funds to three local community organizations.
Each organization received $1,600...more
The David Rockefeller Award is annually held by The Museum of Modern Art to honor David M. Rubenstein, the co-founder of the global private-equity company the Carlyle Group.
At the fundraising...more
The Soup and Substance event, sponsored by the Office of Diversity Education and Multicultural Academic Students at CMU, is a gathering involving graduate students who volunteer to serve food and...more