Children & Youth
Civic Engagement & International
News and information on the role that government, small business and the nonprofit sector/philanthropy play in creating healthy and vibrant communities.
Sindyanna of Galilee is a registered fair-trade nonprofit that is spearheaded by women committed to positive social change.
Headquartered in the Galilee region in northern Israel, the nonprofit...more
These simple, unheralded, little-known technologies may just change the world, one chewed gum, solar-cooked dish or sanitized hand at a time.
Huffington Post listed 11 of these inventions that...more
Dallas-area urgent care clinics, NextCare Holdings, Inc. and Physician Care Direct, have joined forces to help small- and medium-size employers manage the increasing costs associated with providing...more
Grandmont Rosedale Development Corporation (GRDC), an organization introduced during the 1980s serves to help Grandmont Rosedale neighborhoods maintain a collective sense of purpose.
In a Grafton fellowship church, staff members from the West Virginia Community Development Hub held a two-hour workshop session in hopes to complete a grant application to fund a project to turn the...more
Study shows that billions of people around the world still don't have access to electricity. hazardous and costly kerosene lamps are the lighting staples in these developing countries.
Brigade, a new start-up being viewed as a way to engage young voters in politics by making it more like a social media experience, trying to use technology to encourage people to get...more
North Dakota's Three Affiliated Tribes will receive a total of $48,500 in federal economic development grants.
The grants aim to spur development and implementation of a comprehensive economic...more
John Dolan, at age 10, had his world turned upside down because of a family secret. That secret led him on the road to crime, addiction and homelessness.
Until recently, Dolan was a heroin addict....more
Three communities in Berkshire County received a part of the $27.5 million federal Community Development Block Grants (CDBG) for neighborhood revitalization projects.
The Berkshire County...more