News and information on the role that government, small business, the nonprofit sector and philanthropy play in creating healthy and vibrant communities.
Iowa Economic Development Authority has unveiled its Project Alluvion, which will grant $18 million in sales tax rebates for Microsoft to create a data center in West Des Moines.
The data center...more
Two Alaska nonprofits have garnered $768,000 in federal grants from the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) to help reduce veteran homelessness.
The funding was released through VA's...more
West Milford High School students Austin Demarest, Vinny Sweigert, John Ferrero and Robyn Aulton have all recently volunteered at Eva's Kitchen in Paterson.
The group helped to set up, serve, and...more
Volunteers from the Rocky Mountain Horse Rescue have managed to to rescue hundreds of horses over 10 years.
These horses were abused, ignored and neglected. The horse=rescue volunteer see to it...more
Three Hispanic parents encourage people in the community to participate in sport initiatives for their families and kids. These parents, who belong to the Family Support group, kicks off their Youth...more
Baltimore Business Journal Editor Joanna Sullivan chats with the president and CEO of the Living Classrooms Foundation James Piper Bond in a video interview regarding the Foundation as an educational...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
As part of Women Build Week, Habitat for Humanity urges women volunteers to take part in construction projects usually dominated by males.
Women Build Week presents women the opportunity to learn...more
James Chitty, a 92-year-old World War II Army veteran and former history teacher and aircraft worker donates his spare time at the Robert J. Dole Veterans Administration Medical Center in Wichita to...more
Following the disastrous flood that hit Escambia and Santa Rosa counties in Florida, the United Way of Escambia County calls on volunteers for flood relief projects.
Volunteers at these following...more