News and information on the role that government, small business, the nonprofit sector and philanthropy play in creating healthy and vibrant communities.
Standing to Achieve New Directions (STAND) is receiving a $1.2 million grant to provide behavioral health services for men out of jail.
The grant will go towards expanding STAND's work to...more
An effort to feed the homeless throughout the country via social media, #HashtagLunchbag, has garnered success and has been brought to Akron.
With the #HashtagLunchbagAkron event, about 200 sack...more
The Departments of Health and Human Services and Housing and Urban Developed announced $93 million going to 13 states to provide housing and services to low-income people with disabilities.
First Nations Development Institute announces its Native Agriculture and Food Systems College Scholarship Program that Native American college students pursuing careers in agriculture and...more
The Lehigh County Conference of Churches features local homeless men, women and children in photographs at the recent "People without homes" event.
The Lehigh County Conference of Churches...more
Researchers from UCL (University College London) in a study published in the Journal of Epidemiology & Community Health have found that childhood deprivation promotes damaging health behaviors in...more
South African Institute of Tax Practitioners (SAIT), a professional civil society institution, issued its new draft Constitution for comment.
The main objective of the proposed Constitution is to...more
Regenerate Pennine Lancashire, an economic development company, plans to hold a series of seminars about starting a social enterprise.
There will be an introductory session in Blackburn, which...more