Nonprofits

GM Helps Accelerate Resident-Led Community Transformation Plan

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General Motors, The Skillman Foundation and the Cody Rouge Community Action Alliance are collaborating to revitalize and strengthen the Cody Rouge community in Detroit. The groups will amplify collective strengths and capital – both human and financial – to achieve measureable positive change in the neighborhood, which recently announced a strategic, resident-led transformation plan.

GM will invest $225,000 to three nonprofits to support classroom readiness, sustainable employment and neighborhood revitalization, an approach aligning with GM’s social impact strategy for Detroit.

Indiana University Bloomington's Hoosier to Hoosier Community Sale Benefits Community and Environment

How Indiana University Bloomington diverted 300 tons of waste from landfills, kept students on budget
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Indiana University Bloomington found a way to turn trash into treasure. At the end of each spring semester, the university’s sustainability office and the City of Bloomington collect items that students left in their apartments for the Hoosier to Hoosier Community Sale.

Ride with Purpose

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At a glance, they seem like an odd couple. One is an on-demand ridesharing firm and the other a nonprofit committed to restoring the earth’s essential ecosystems. But connected they are thanks to an ingenious collaboration made possible by VMware. The effort — a win, win, win for all three partners — brings to life VMware’s mission to be a force for good in the world. 

How Our Love for Sports Can Help Drive Social Good

Bill Soards, President, AT&T Indiana
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As a Butler Alumnus, I was beyond proud that our small school from Indiana showed everyone that they could compete with the country’s basketball powerhouses. Existing fans like me grew more enthusiastic, and the team gained countless new Bulldog supporters as others around the country jumped on the underdog bandwagon.

Why It’s the Best Time in History To Post a Volunteer Opportunity

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With volunteerism on the rise in the U.S., more VolunteerMatch opportunities in more places, and enhanced nonprofit functionality, there’s never been a better time to post your volunteer opportunities on VolunteerMatch!

Volunteerism On the Rise

NetSuite.org Brings Together Close to 200 Leaders from Nonprofits and Social Enterprises for Social Impact Accelerated Conference

A day-long conference focused on empowering leaders with the tools, information and connections needed to achieve their social mission using technology
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In November, close to 200 leaders from nonprofits, social enterprises, government and education gathered at the AIM Conference Center in Manila for NetSuite.org’s 2nd annual Social Impact Accelerated Conference.

Duke Energy's Water Resources Fund Grants Top $5 Million over Two Years

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  • Newly announced: 12 nonprofit organizations to share over $770,000

  • Part of $10 million multiyear commitment to protect and improve the environment

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  • Newly announced: 12 nonprofit organizations to share over $770,000

  • Part of $10 million multiyear commitment to protect and improve the environment

Bringing More Cloud Power to Serve Nonprofits

Microsoft Philanthropies makes Azure broadly available for eligible nonprofits
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By Mary Snapp, President, Microsoft Philanthropies

As the reach and capabilities of cloud computing continue to expand, so too does its potential to better serve the people and organizations working to address vital issues facing our planet and its populations. More and more, we are seeing nonprofit organizations utilize the fuller capabilities of the cloud to pursue their missions. And, as the examples below demonstrate, the cloud is unlocking benefits such as insight, agility and operational efficiency that are enhancing nonprofits’ ability to help those who need it most.

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