Boston Globe issued a list of 9 nonprofit leaders “obsessed with making Boston better.” The issues they tackle and support range from food and fitness to minority social entrepreneurship and k-12 education.
According to the Hill, despite their bad reputation in American foreign engagements, unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs) aka “drones,” have the capacity to improve humanitarian aid- particularly for disaster responses in remote areas.
Nonprofit policy expert Pablo Eisenberg released an op-ed Monday responding to the call from Emmett Carson, chief executive of the Silicon Valley Community Foundation, for a merger between Independent Sector and the Council on Foundations.
Since its launch in 2004, the Nashville-based nonprofit has grown into a $3.5-million organization and has helped over one million people by partnering with African communities to bring wells and clean water to rural areas stricken by HIV.
More than 100 employees and supporters of local nonprofits rallied at the County Council Office Building in Rockville, Maryland to protest a proposed $600,000 county budget cut to nonprofit grants, which is 1% of the program’s annual budget.