News and information on the role that government, small business, the nonprofit sector and philanthropy play in creating healthy and vibrant communities.
Queen City Forward is a nonprofit hub that boosts the creation and impact of social entrepreneurs and social ventures.
The hub seeks to help social entrepreneurs make their projects possible. One...more
Mikhail Stepanskiy, a 33-year-old social entrepreneur raised in Kiev, launched a kid's app that teaches about forgiveness.
The app was launched just days before the tumultuous day of violent...more
Former Lotus CEO and one of the most influential IT thought leaders, Dr. Jeff Papows, is also a supporter of charity. As a board member of Children's Wish Foundation International, he makes clear...more
Angel investor Ron Conway announces that his Sf.citi association of San Francisco-based tech companies will make Project Homeless Connect its philanthropy focus for the year.
Sf.citi company tech...more
Dealings regarding economic development need to compensate for themselves. In brief, these economic development deals must present greater opportunities to significantly impact lives.
Two Contra Costa County organizations have been recently handed out $700,000 in federal funds to support victims of violence and human trafficking.
The $400,000 of the grant will go to the Contra...more
According to a new study in the Journal of Nutrition Education and Behavior, SNAP could do more to sufficiently address the problem of food insecurity and dietary quality SNAP beneficiaries...more
According to new research findings found in the Clinical Oral Investigations, health coaching is an intervention measure which enables diabetics adopt a healthier lifestyle.
Lead researcher Lone...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
CLASP reports that the number of children, from infancy to five years of age, living in poverty in the United States has been increasing.
Nearly 6 million young children are living in poor...more