Nonprofits that Work – Fuse Project

Fuse Project   One of the greatest challenges of the past generation in the nonprofit space has centered on the emergence of Millennials into leadership roles within the nonprofit organizational structure. How would Millennials mesh with the organizational structures that were built for previous generations? How would this demographic relate to an industry often focused…

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Nonprofits that Work – 3e Restoration

3e Restoration   Homelessness is not a new phenomenon. Shelters, soup kitchens, and a wide variety of connected programs have been implemented in communities all across the globe with varying levels of success. These programs usually have a heavy focus on metrics, and while they have a goal of assisting an individual in the transition…

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Nonprofits that Work – The Jackie Robinson Foundation

The Jackie Robinson Foundation   The Jackie Robinson Foundation (www.jackierobinson.org) is a national, nonprofit organization founded in 1973 by Rachel Robinson, the wife of American sports and civil rights icon Jackie Robinson, to perpetuate his memory through the support of higher education and the promotion of the values he embodied. The Foundation’s celebrated program model…

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Nonprofits that Work – The Well Coffeehouse

The Well Coffeehouse   They love coffee. They love people even more. The Well is a coffeehouse community with a bold vision to make a difference around the world and in the local community. As a nonprofit missional coffeehouse they exist to make money…and then give it away! And there’s more. They also exist to…

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Nonprofits that Work – Food Recovery Network

Food Recovery Network   At an age when most college students are wrapped up in exams, parties, sports, and courting, a few students at the University of Maryland, College Park, noticed a problem: huge amounts of leftover food from campus dining halls and sports events being thrown away. While students were enjoying meals in dining…

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Active Membership Pays!

Sales of gym memberships and exercise equipment rise significantly every year around January 1st. We all know this is true because most of us have made a New Year’s resolution to get in better shape. But what happens when February comes around and the sky is gray and it is just too cold, or we…

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Annual Board of Directors Health Check?

– Todd Greer   More and more individuals (and health insurance companies) are recognizing the value of an annual health check with their physician. It provides an opportunity to screen for red flags that may have remained underneath the surface, yet still be causing problems both in the near- and long-term. How about doing a…

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Collaboration for Nonprofit Effectiveness

James McFadden was our special guest for Tuesday’s Nonprofit Exchange: Leadership Tools and Strategies webinar (January 27, 2015). James introduced people to our site and also talking about the importance of collaboration. You can find our previous Nonprofit Exchange videos here https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1ZsclRjVW4I. We continued our conversation on collaboration during the live SynerVision Leadership Foundation #nonprofitchat…

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