News and information on the role that government, small business, the nonprofit sector and philanthropy play in creating healthy and vibrant communities.
David Beckman, Huffington Post contributor and Pisces Foundation's executive director, writes about a medium of communication importantly used in philanthropy: The Infographic.
"The Supermom", which debuted in 2010, is currently seeking new entries for its fourth season dubbed as the "Heart of Gold Edition."
Organizers of the reality TV show are looking for women who...more
A new report from the Lilly Family School of Philanthropy at Indiana University and released by Giving USA finds that Americans aren't generous in charity-giving as they were before the...more
Palm Beach County's first homeless resource center in West Palm Beach, the Senator Philip D. Lewis Center, provides a donated garden from Home Depot employees where the homeless tends to an...more
The George Kaiser Family Foundation, a Tulsa-based charitable organization, presents a $40,000 challenge grant to help end homelessness in Oklahoma.
Details of the challenge are announced at a...more
According to research published in the Psychology & Aging journal, older adults who spend their time volunteering at least 200 hours in a year are less likely to develop hypertension compared to...more
The United Way of Washtenaw County will introduce a new online volunteer center by the end of summer.
The center will connect people interested in volunteering with local nonprofits that depend on...more
It has recently been reported that Dalton RYDC Namesake and Volunteer Youth Counselor, Elbert Shaw Jr., has passed away at age 91.
Mr. Shaw was known for his giving spirit and his lifetime...more
CASA (Court Appointed Special Advocates) is currently seeking volunteer advocates or abused and neglected children in the Green Bay area.
CASA volunteer advocates are sometimes referred to as the...more