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.
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
Dentists in North Florida volunteered to perform free dental work to those who have dropped by the Periodontist Associates of North Florida in Tallahassee.
According to Periodontist Associates of...more
Mary Chayka-Crawford, Franklin Wu and Robert Muise, all members of the American Hiking Society, participated in a volunteer vacation at Trinity River National Wildlife Refuge.
The March of Dimes Foundation is sponsoring the Alabama March of Dimes Chapter Community Grants Program to fund community-based programs tackling health concerns of pregnant women and infants in 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
It has almost been five years since army veteran Bob Hawkins volunteered with Myrtle Beach's Military Appreciation Days Committee. His work involved coordinating month-long activities aimed towards...more
Ed Peterson, the founder and Executive Director of Housing Hope is one of Everett, Washington's best social entrepreneurs.
Peterson has been highly regarded businessman in the community when he...more
At a luncheon held by the Northern Kentucky Volunteer Lawyers (NKVL) and sponsored by the Lawyers Mutual Insurance of Kentucky, volunteer lawyers were honored for their commitment in helping meet the...more
It has recently been reported that political and businessed leaders in Oklahoma City are set to join health care officials in announcing the creation of a new volunteer-driven program to that's...more