Findings Friday | 3 Steps for Building Capacity through Collaboration

Thursday, August 22, 2013
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New research from The University of Texas at Arlington presents three ways to overcome common barriers that nonprofits face when building capacity to address community...

Following six nonprofits, a public health office, and the lead organizer, researcher Karabi Bezboruah studies a community development process in a suburban Texas community. Three conclusions are identified to overcome the nearly universal barriers of exclusion of low-income individuals, stake-holders’ misaligned ideologies and approaches, and public apathy.

Retired Army Colonel Calls for More Focused Veterans Services

Tuesday, August 20, 2013
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In a nationally syndicated article, retired Army Colonel David Sutherland cites and corroborates GCN's Metro Atlanta Veterans Service Report and calls for more focused methods in...

Colonel David Sutherland — former Special Assistant to the Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, founder of the Dixon Center for Military and Veterans Community Services, and Purple Heart recipient — writes, “When it comes to addressing the needs of returning veterans, bigger isn’t better.”

ICYMI: Last Week's NP News, Today | August 19

This week — a GCN member weighs in on the Georgia/Florida/Alabama water feud, articles on emerging social technologies and the Millennials who use them, and...

Each Monday, we bring you a roundup of the news that’s 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.

How does your nonprofit tell its story?

Friday, August 16, 2013
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Your story is the most powerful method you have for demonstrating the work and worth of your nonprofit. Why should donors and volunteers care about...

It’s photo competition time! To kickoff Georgia Gives Day 2013, we’re asking Georgia’s nonprofits to show us how you impact our community in one powerful image. Tweet, Facebook, or Instagram us your photo using hashtag #GAGivesImpact and you could be featured in the Fall issue of Georgia Nonprofit NOW magazine or on the Georgia Gives Day website!  Read more inside.