News 2018-03-16T10:55:46+00:00

Non-Profit News

It was announced that the Pulitzer Prize–winning PolitiFact website, home to the Truth-o-Meter, was spun off from the Tampa Bay Times, a for-profit subsidiary of the nonprofit Poynter…

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A United Nations report said Friday that disconnecting people from the internet is a human rights violation and against international law. The report railed against France and the United Kingdom, which have passed laws…

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In It’s not me, it’s you, a short video for its #CleanSeas campaign, the UN environment wing takes a lighter look at the very serious problem of marine…

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“We are now in a race against time as a major new emergency looms,” United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees…

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The total, $3.5 billion, announced Tuesday by the 176 member States of the International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD) will enable the UN agency expand its projects…

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Why do Nonprofits Fail?

A group of our friends led a wonderful start-up that was trying to bring new perspectives to the environment cause, to reach faith-based constituencies who were not traditional supporters of…

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Nonprofits can be a great way for a community to mobilize around a cause, make an impact and deliver services to those in need. The latest research from Concord Leadership Group shows…

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So many charities do yeomen work for their constituents’ day after day, overcoming significant obstacles to achieve a favorable outcome. These folks are committed to their cause, dedicated and engaged with their whole heart and…

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Recently over the course of about three weeks time, I watched a nonprofit organization, which had projected a bright future go from a million dollar revenue goal to all but closing its doors. At the time of this post, it is doubtful they will survive…

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Nonprofit organizations are prone to fail. By avoiding common pitfalls a nonprofit can succeed. Some things are unavoidable such as a bad economy, however some pitfalls are easy to avoid and will aid in having a successful…

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Top 100 Nonprofits Today!

TOP 100 NONPROFITS ON THE WEB

There are thousands of great nonprofits, but do you ever wonder which nonprofit organizations get the most traction? To scratch our own itch, we put the time into creating the world’s top 100 nonprofit organizations list covering a whole range of missions from international development, animal welfare, to museums. We wanted the list to be objective and based on publicly available web, social, and fiscal responsibility metrics.

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Nonprofit Resources

Starting A Nonprofit

Starting a nonprofit organization can be an inspiring way to give back to your community and help those in need. However, it is important to understand all of the steps involved in this process before moving forward. Growing and sustaining a nonprofit…

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The National Council of Nonprofits produces and curates tools, resources, and samples for nonprofits. View the most recent additions, browse by category or tag, or search for the specific information you are looking for below…

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So many charities do yeomen work for their constituents’ day after day, overcoming significant obstacles to achieve a favorable outcome. These folks are committed to their cause, dedicated and engaged with their whole heart and…

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Choose your state from the pulldown menu below to find helpful resources for starting a nonprofit, such as nonprofit associations, legal support, and government agencies. For additional resources on this topic, see our…

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Through our donors and competitive grants programs The Community Foundation provides funding to nonprofits. Since 1978, we have distributed more than $216 million in grants. While grantmaking is important. Western North Carolina…

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From managing volunteers to making your organization more hospitable, these key resources will give you effective strategies for addressing challenges that face nonprofits today. For more resources, check out the searchable resource library managed by…

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