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Innovative programs to attract and manage volunteers

 

Economic Development

Revitalizing Communities Through Magic, Awe, and Inspiration

Could these be the new tools of development for the 21st century?

By Marina Gorbis | 4 | Nov. 11, 2013
 

Education

When a School Is Not Enough

The achievement gap between rich and poor is a complex and global challenge. Schooling alone is not meeting the needs of the poorest children. Innovative public-private partnerships for education could be part of the solution.

By Susannah Hares & Vineet Bewtra | 30 | Oct. 30, 2013
 
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Socially Responsible Business

Keeping Pro Bono Projects on Track

A Q&A with Taproot Foundation’s Eileen Yang on how professionals and corporations can maximize pro bono impact.

By April Gubatina | 1 | Oct. 4, 2013
 
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Nonprofit Management

When Good Is Not Good Enough

The sector needs to shift its attention from modest goals that provide short-term relief to bold goals that provide long-term solutions.
 

Social Entrepreneurship

By Youth, for Youth

Through the Global Changemakers program, people under the age of 25 are developing solutions to problems that directly affect them.
By Gabriela Jaeger | Aug. 14, 2013
 
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Civil Society

Bridging the Generations

Older people and foster families are forming mutually supportive communities, with help from a group called Generations of Hope.
By Greg Beato | Aug. 14, 2013
 

Government

Crowdsourcing the Past

A US National Archives program uses 21st-century technology to enlist ordinary citizens in the transcription of centuries-old documents.
By Suzie Boss | Aug. 14, 2013
 
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Civil Society

Civic Work, Civic Lessons: Two Generations Reflect on Public Service

Civic Work, Civic Lessons discusses the importance of engaging in public service, especially for younger people.
By Thomas Ehrlich & Ernestine Fu | Jul. 15, 2013
 

Nonprofit Management

The Nonprofitization of Business

Two areas where business can begin to learn from nonprofits.

By Ken Berger & Jeremy Kohomban | 2 | Jul. 3, 2013
 

Civil Society

If a Nonprofit Falls in the Forest …

When it comes to the social sector, mainstream media is silent.

By Susan Danish | 4 | Jun. 20, 2013