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.
Grammy winner and guitarist Micki Free will take part in a benefit concert organized by the Costanoan Rumsen Carmel Tribe, which is headquartered in Pomona.
The benefit concert will raise money...more
The Youth Service and Conservation Corps welcomes volunteers and provides them with paid job and leadership training, academic programming, and extra support through an approach that enhances...more
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
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
When Dr. James "Greg" White and his orthodontist practice firm White, Greer and Maggard became involved in specific philanthropic projects, they realized that more people also became involved with...more
Angel investor Ron Conway announces that his Sf.citi association of San Francisco-based tech companies will make Project Homeless Connect its philanthropy focus for the year.
Sf.citi company tech...more
Home Instead, Inc. sponsors the "Salute to Senior Service" program that is seeking men and women over the age of 65 who have done philanthropic contributions at least 15 hours a month.
Social-reading subscription service Bookmate has announced it is taking a $3 million funding to share the love of reading to Turkey, Scandinavia, and Latin America this 2014.
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.
Wells Fargo & Co., provider of banking and investment, contributed $3.8 million in the Triangle East region in 2012.
The donation is part of the $15.6 million in North Carolina philanthropy for...more