MOOC Offers Nonprofits Funding Within Easy Reach


A Massive Online Open Course (MOOC) created by the LearningbyGivingFoundation called GivingWithPurpose is making access to grants a lot easier.

Alex Buffett Rozek, Doris Buffett’s grandson and President of the foundation, seeks to launch a free course in allocating the foundation’s funds to everyone in the U.S. Rozek wanted to include the philanthropy courses already provided at universities by the foundation through an online learning setting. At present, the foundation has 30 classes at universities in the country dedicated to philanthropy.

Read the Entire Article


Federal Programs Related to - Philanthropy, Voluntarism & Grantmaking, General/Other

Private nonprofit organizations whose primary purpose is to promote the practice of charitable giving and volunteering or to represent and serve a wide range of philanthropic and charitable institutions.

Federal Programs Related to - Grants Development

Programs that provide consultation, training, contractual services and resources for nonprofit organizations that need assistance in researching funding opportunities, developing proposals to obtain outside funding, and/or in the evaluation of existing grants. Grants Administration; Grants Consulting



    Adam Braun, founder of Pencils of Promise, is giving nonprofits a no-nonsense way to bring entrepreneurship to the next level. Pencils of Promise is a philanthropic organization that focuses on forming sustainable educational programs, and forging long-lasting, partnerships with communities. The organization aims to increase access to quality education and impact students and their families in high-need communities throughout Laos, Ghana and Guatemala.




    Social Services Jobs in Maryland

      Human Services Jobs
      Fundraising & Development Jobs
      Education Jobs
      Social Work Jobs
      Executive Director Jobs