Top Stories

"book" by Dean Hochman licensed under CC BY 2.0
Education, Justice & Poverty, News
Although Republicans in New York have been relatively resistant to Governor Cuomo’s education plan for prisoners, the program will carry...
FILE - In this Aug. 26, 2016 file photo, the morning sun illuminates the Grand Tetons in Grand Teton National Park, north of Jackson Hole, Wyo. Grand Teton National Park, normally in the shadow of the neighboring and world-renowned Yellowstone National Park in northwest Wyoming, is set to get its day in the sun with next week's total solar eclipse passing directly over the park. (AP Photo/Brennan Linsley, File)
AP, Environment, News
CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) — Its jagged, soaring peaks rise high over northwest Wyoming, but Grand Teton National Park is always...
Ellen-Salpeter-Poster-2
Arts, Media & Culture, Previews
Ellen Salpeter, Director of the Institute of Contemporary Art, Miami, discusses the museum's influence in arts education within the vibrant...
"Paper files of medical records" by Newtown grafitti licensed under CC BY 2.0
Health, News
Can using Electronic Medical Records (EMR) help reduce confusion between care providers?   ...
In this Monday, Aug. 14, 2017 photo, Iraq war veteran Vernon Poling, 44, walks through a courtyard past a giant American flag at Potter's Lane, an apartment complex made out of shipping containers in Midway City, Calif. Poling was the last of 15 homeless veterans to move into the $6.7 million project paid for with federal, state, and local dollars, donations, and among other sources, the nonprofit behind the project, American Family Housing. (AP Photo/Jae C. Hong)
AP, Justice & Poverty, News
MIDWAY CITY, Calif. (AP) — Vernon Poling was 44 years old when he got a home of his own.   ...
David-Stull
Arts, Media & Culture, Previews
David H. Stull, President of the San Francisco Conservatory of Music, discusses how the conservatory’s learning model trains students to...
"Tractor Fertilize Field Pesticide And Insecticide" by Aqua Mechanical licensed under CC BY 2.0
AP, Environment, Health, News
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — California regulators say they're tightening the rules on a pesticide popular with farmers over new health...
FILE - In this Sept. 4, 2012 file photo, Actor Kal Penn addresses the Democratic National Convention in Charlotte, N.C.  Penn, artist Chuck Close and virtually the entire membership of the President’s Committee On the Arts and Humanities have announced their resignation. In a letter released this week, Aug. 18, 2017,  17 committee members cited the “false equivalence” of President Donald Trump’s comments about last weekend’s “Unite the Right” gathering in Charlottesville, Va. (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite)
AP, Arts, Media & Culture, News
NEW YORK (AP) — Another presidential advisory committee appears to be breaking up.   ...
Hope-Alswang-Poster-2
Arts, Media & Culture, Previews
Hope Alswang, Executive Director & CEO of Norton Museum of Art, discusses the museum’s commitment to female artists and innovation. ...
After 48 years in North-Central Baltimore, Strong City is planning a game-changing move to a disinvested neighborhood of East Baltimore. By renovating and occupying the abandoned Hoen Lithograph Building, we believe Strong City, working with local residents, can begin to make a difference for this area of the city, where we plan to launch a Center for Neighborhood Innovation bringing together nonprofits, visionaries, and entrepreneurs. (Photo shows Strong City CEO Karen D. Stokes with Adam Rhoades-Brown of developer Cross Street Partners)  Photo Courtesy of: Strong City Baltimore
Children & Families, Education, Justice & Poverty, News, Nonprofit Spotlight
Strong City Baltimore focuses on creating a wealth of resources and opportunities for residents to thrive in their communities. Learn...
This photo combo of images shows, clockwise, from upper left: a Google sign at a store in Hialeah, Fla., the Twitter app displayed on a smartphone, PayPal headquarters in San Jose, Calif., and the Facebook app displayed on an iPad. It took a violent rally to get tech companies, such as these and others, to do what civil rights groups have been calling for for years: take a firmer stand against accounts used to promote hate and violence. (AP Photo)
AP, Justice & Poverty, News
NEW YORK (AP) — It took bloodshed in Charlottesville to get tech companies to do what civil rights groups have...
Jay Xu Director of the Aisan Art Museum
Arts, Media & Culture, Previews
Jay Xu, Director & CEO of the Asian Art Museum, discusses the influence of Asian art and culture around the...
FILE - In this July 27, 2015, file photo, a long line of hikers head out of the Grand Canyon along the Bright Angel Trail at Grand Canyon National Park, Ariz. The U.S. federal government announced Wednesday, Aug. 16, 2017, it will eliminate a policy it put in place to allow national parks like the Grand Canyon to ban the sale of bottled water in an effort to curb litter. (AP Photo/Ross D. Franklin, File)
AP, Environment, News
PHOENIX (AP) — The federal government announced Wednesday it will eliminate a policy that allowed national parks like the Grand...
"Apple CEO Tim Cook" by Mike Deerkoski licensed under CC BY 2.0
AP, Foundations, News
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Apple is donating $2 million to two human rights groups as part of CEO Tim Cook's...
Rev_Richardson_Poster_1
Education, Previews
Mark Richardson, President & Dean of Church Divinity School of the Pacific discusses culture and spirituality as part of the...
FILE - In this Friday, June 9, 2017 file photo, a South Sudanese refugee boy sits on a mat outside a communal tent while his brother sleeps, at the Imvepi reception center, where newly arrived refugees are processed before being allocated plots of land in nearby Bidi Bidi refugee settlement, in northern Uganda. The number of South Sudanese refugees sheltering in Uganda has reached 1 million, the United Nations said Thursday, Aug. 17, 2017, a grim milestone in what has become the world's fastest-growing refugee crisis. (AP Photo/Ben Curtis, File)
AP, Justice & Poverty, News
KAMPALA, Uganda (AP) — The number of South Sudanese refugees sheltering in Uganda has reached 1 million, the United Nations...
In this June 27, 2017 photo, from left, Diana Resendiz, Alberto Resendiz, and Maribel Resendiz, pose for a photo at their business Mr. Tutis Fruties in Florida City, Fl. Maribel Resendiz and her husband came to the U.S. from Mexico, sold cool drinks to workers in the tomato fields of South Florida and eventually opened a bustling shop in a strip mall offering fruit smoothies and tacos. Now she is preparing for the possibility she’ll have to leave it all behind. (AP Photo/Lynne Sladky)
AP, Justice & Poverty, News
MIAMI (AP) — Maribel Resendiz and her husband came to the U.S. from Mexico, sold cool drinks to workers in...
David Little
Arts, Media & Culture, Previews
David E. Little, Director and Chief Curator of the Mead Art Museum discusses rotating 19,000 objects of art through the...
"seaworld" by woolennium licensed under CC BY 2.0
AP, Environment, News
SAN DIEGO (AP) — SeaWorld veterinarians in San Diego euthanized one of the entertainment company's last killer whales to come...
FILE - This Feb. 19, 2013 file photo shows OxyContin pills arranged for a photo at a pharmacy in Montpelier, Vt. A report found drug overdose deaths among U.S. teens inched up in 2015 after years of decline. The report was released on Wednesday, August 16, 2017 by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. (AP Photo/Toby Talbot, File)
AP, Children & Families, Health, News
NEW YORK (AP) — After years of decline, teen deaths from drug overdoses have inched up, a new U.S. government...
Linda_Shelton_Poster_2
Arts, Media & Culture, Previews
Linda Shelton, Executive Director of The Joyce Theater, discusses the challenges of raising money in the dance field....
"Parent & Children" Photo Courtesy of: Literacy Partners.
Children & Families, Education, News, Nonprofit Spotlight
Chief Executive Officer of Literacy Partners Anthony Tassi discusses the organization’s mission to increase literacy skills for both parents and...
"ART" by PAVEL BIBIKSAROV licensed under CC BY 2.0
AP, Arts, Media & Culture, News
The rise of artificial intelligence within the art world has prompted many to question the ownership of the works.   ...
Melissa_Smith_Poster_2
Arts, Media & Culture, Previews
Melissa Smith, Conservatory Director and Head of Acting of the American Conservatory Theater (A.C.T.), discusses the importance for actors in...
Alissa Ellis chants while blocking an intersection during a rally Monday, Aug. 14, 2017, in Durham, N.C. Protesters toppled a nearly century-old statue of a Confederate soldier Monday at the rally against racism. The Durham protest was in response to a white nationalist rally held in Charlottesville, Va., over the weekend. (Casey Toth/The Herald-Sun via AP)
AP, Justice & Poverty, News
The violent clashes in Charlottesville, Virginia, have turned a spotlight on the freedom of speech — one of the first...
Children-Playing
Children & Families, Education, News
Due to recently proposed budget cuts to educational programs, teachers and researchers are advocating the benefits of teaching children two...
Juliana_Schirmer_Poster_2
Environment, Previews
Juliana Schirmer, Development Director of the Regional Parks Foundation, discusses the significance of creating universal fundraising campaigns in order to...
"Bumblebee" by alvaroreguly licensed under CC BY 2.0
Environment, News
A group of scientists from the UK examined the effects of harmful pesticides on bumblebee queens and found that they...
"First Lady Frances Wolf Visits Radcliffe Learning Center, Highlights $75 Million Increase for Early Childhood Education in 2017-2018 Budget" by Governor Tom Wolf licensed under CC BY 2.0
Children & Families, Education, News
Across the country, a lack of qualified teachers in early childhood education has motivated schools, day care centers, and education...
Kriss_Poster_2_Final
Foundations, Previews
Kriss Deiglmeier, CEO of Tides Foundation, discusses how the foundation's risk-taking approach has allowed it to achieve positive social change...

mOppenheim.TV reports on nonprofit organizations, issues and leaders.
Share page with others:
Facebooktwitterlinkedinmail
mOppenheimTV puts the nonprofit world in your pocket