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Ways companies can be philanthropic without giving a dime

Written by: Janay Richmond

Date: January 18, 2018

Too many corporate philanthropies and corporate social responsibility (CSR) initiatives are restricted in their ability to produce substantive change. And, corporations’ relentless pursuit of business success, and the consequential harm to people and places that resulted,… Read More

How do you get kids to think creatively? Creative Action has the answers

Written by: Troy Price

Date: January 16, 2018

Editor’s note: This post is part of an ongoing series of posts featuring NCRP nonprofit members. How do you get young people to express themselves? How do you encourage them to think creatively? And in what… Read More

What does MLK have to teach us in philanthropy about campaign strategy and tactics?

Written by: Aaron Dorfman

Date: January 15, 2018

Are the teachings of the Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., the great civil rights leader whose birthday we celebrate today, relevant in the current political climate? Absolutely. Last week, a prominent liberal opinion columnist for… Read More

PICO is using “Five Levers of Change” to support action at state and local levels

Written by: Troy Price

Date: January 09, 2018

Editor’s note: This post is part of an ongoing series of posts featuring NCRP nonprofit members. What would happen if every congregation of faith in this country had the tools to free their communities of systemic… Read More

Tips for deepening funder-grantee relationships in 2018

Written by: Jack Rome

Date: January 04, 2018

A new year means new goals, new hopes and sometimes, a revitalized sense of purpose. At the beginning of the year, it’s important to both reflect and move forward, understanding that now is the time to… Read More

How MapLight is using journalism, data and advocacy to fight money in politics and misinformation

Written by: Troy Price

Date: January 02, 2018

Editor's note: This post is the first in a series of posts featuring NCRP nonprofit members. Undisclosed donations. False information. Compromised elections. Corrupted democracy. The rise of online propaganda, political bots and fake news has jeopardized… Read More

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