ICYMI: Last Week’s Nonprofit News, Today | Mar. 18

Last week, we saw some sector reaction to the president’s ambitious but (inevitably) controversial “My Brother’s Keeper” project, a bit of positive news on the...

Each week, we bring you a roundup of the news, analysis, and resources that caught our attention in the past week. Be sure to share the articles and blogs that intrigued you over the past week, in the comments.

ICYMI: Last Week’s Nonprofit News, Today | Mar. 10

What we were reading about over the past week: nonprofit response to International Women’s Day and the Oscars, food deserts in the metro Atlanta area,...

Each week, we bring you a roundup of the news, analysis, and resources that caught our attention in the past week. Be sure to share the articles and blogs that intrigued you over the past week, in the comments. 

New research offers overview of government funding and initiatives for Georgia vets

U.S. veterans and their dependents are eligible for a wide range of benefits after their service, but they can be overwhelmed by how they are...

When The Community Foundation for Greater Atlanta (CFGA) decided to perform deeper research into Georgia veterans services and reintegration, they formulated a simple strategy: follow the money.

ICYMI: Last Week’s Nonprofit News, Today | Mar. 3

In today’s roundup of last week’s nonprofit stories: the falling volunteer rate (not as bad as it looks), the MacArthur “genius grants” of the nonprofit...

Each week, we bring you a roundup of the news, analysis, and resources that caught our attention in the past week. Be sure to share the articles and blogs that intrigued you over the past week, in the comments.

Community Change Begins with the Heart

Tuesday, March 4, 2014
| by Guest Contributor |

A recent partnership study by GCN and The Community Foundation for Greater Atlanta on Nonprofit Performance in the 23-County Metro Atlanta Area found that nearly half of the organizations...

Have you asked yourself where the real power in your planning comes from? Civic engagement and organization development expert Peter Block, author of Community: The Structure of Belonging, writes that the energy for change comes from asking the public we serve, “What are the deep commitments that you bring with you?”

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