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Anthem Executive Hires Director of Development for Prostate Cancer Foundation

March 18, 2022 – Virtually every industry needs high-level development managers. CDOs play a key role in planning, coordinating, and administering fundraising campaigns, corporate giving, and galvanizing new donors while maintaining content from previous donors. Implementing fundraising strategies that “keep the lights on,” according to job searchers, is task 1. Executive search firm Anthem Executive […]

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Nova Scotia Funds $3 Million in Mental Health and Addictions Grants – Halifax

The Nova Scotia provincial government is providing $3 million in grants to the province’s mental health and addictions programs. Due to begin this summer, organizations will be able to apply through the Nova Scotia Mental Health Foundation. Priority for grants will be given to groups that serve Indigenous communities, LGBTQ2 communities, African Nova Scotians, people […]

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Emovi, Inc. Announces Clinical Collaboration with the Geneva Foundation to Support U.S. Army Soldiers and Veterans Facing Knee Issues

MONTREAL–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Emovi, Inc., a leading developer and manufacturer of medical devices for orthopedics, today announced a clinical collaboration with the U.S. military in partnership with the Geneva Foundation and a support grant from the Ministry of Economy and Innovation of Quebec. With the installation of three KneeKG systems, the project will demonstrate the functionality and […]

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Hawaii winner strives to bridge inequality gap

Leela Bilmes Goldstein is one of USA TODAY’s Women of the Year, a recognition of women across the country who have made a significant impact. The annual program is a continuation of Women of the Century, a 2020 project that commemorated the 100th anniversary of women’s suffrage. Meet this year’s winners at womenoftheyear.usatoday.com. As a […]

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Foundation’s $700 Million Greater Together Campaign Offers Community New Opportunity to Make Generational Impact

To rally community support at a pivotal time in our region’s forward trajectory, the Greater Milwaukee Foundation is entering the public phase of a $700 million philanthropic campaign to build a Milwaukee for All. The Foundation’s Greater Together Campaign, a comprehensive campaign spanning 2017-2023, invites everyone in greater Milwaukee to play a catalytic role in […]

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Buffalo Next: Why the Wilson Foundation is funding Buffalo Niagara’s startup ecosystem |

Why invest philanthropic dollars in startups? The foundation’s investment aims to make Western New York a place where founders of innovative startups can successfully start or grow a business. If that’s not possible in Buffalo, people will “let their ideas die on the vine or leave the area and take those jobs elsewhere,” Launch NY […]

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Launch NY Seed Fund to benefit from the foundation’s $3 million investment

BUFFALO, NY – An investment of $3 million over the next two years will support Launch NY’s nonprofit seed fund and other #InvestLocal seed funding products, mentorship programs and organizational capacity . The Ralph C. Wilson, Jr. Foundation is providing the $3 million to benefit the initiatives. Launch NY describes the Seed Fund as New […]

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Bend-Redmond Habitat Receives $3,000 Washington Federal Foundation Grant

BEND, Ore. (KTVZ) — Bend-Redmond Habitat for Humanity has received a $3,000 grant from the Washington Federal Foundation to fund the construction of Watercress Townhomes in Bend. Lenka Moor, Branch Manager, Washington Federal Bank, said, “The Washington Federal Foundation is honored to provide support to social agencies and nonprofit organizations that serve the needs of […]

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Cura Foundation and Sanford Health win two awards in the

NEW YORK, March 02, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — via InvestorWire — The Cura Foundation today announced it was named a Silver Winner for its #UniteToPrevent PSA campaign in the Best Nonprofit Campaign and Best Influencer Endorsement (Healthcare) categories. as part of the Inaugural Anthem Awards. The PSA campaign was produced by Cura Foundation President and […]

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University of Maine Foundation President and CEO Jeff Mills to Receive National Foundation Leadership Award – UMaine News

The President and CEO of the University of Maine Foundation is one of two leaders to receive the 2022 national CASE Commonfund College and University Foundation Award. Jeffery Mills, Ph.D., president and CEO of the University of Maine Foundation, will be recognized for his contributions at the 2022 CASE Conference for College and University Foundations […]

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Cura Foundation and Sanford Health win two Anthem Awards

February 28, 2022 Contact person: Roni SeligPhone: 646-872-1531Email: [email protected] The Cura Foundation is honored to be recognized as the Silver Winner for Best Nonprofit Campaign and Best Influencer (Health) Endorsement Categories in the Inaugural Anthem Awards New York, NY — The Cura Foundation announced today that he had been named Silver Winner for his #UniteToPrevent […]

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Parkinson’s Foundation recognizes nurses and physiotherapists – Parkinson’s News Today

The Parkinson Foundation has announced the six winners of this year’s Nursing Faculty Award and Physical Therapy Faculty Award. Each winner receives up to $10,000 to support projects that could improve the lives of people with Parkinson’s disease. All four physical therapists are graduates of the foundation’s physical therapy faculty program and the two nurses […]

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Parkinson’s Foundation awards $60,000 to faculty of nursing and physical therapy working to improve care for Parkinson’s disease

NEW YORK and MIAMI, February 22, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — The Parkinson’s Foundation has announced $60,000 in grants for Faculty of Physiotherapy Award and Faculty of Nursing Award. The 2022 winners, all graduates of The Edmond J. Safra Visiting Nursing Faculty Program or the Faculty of Physiotherapy Programwill receive up to $10,000 each of the Foundation […]

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$2 million awarded to 11 businesses through the Washington Heights Entrepreneurial Fund

Jaziel Pugh, 26, worked hard to build a business out of a passion for art. He has been creating art publicly in Battle Creek for six years. He did murals downtown and at the Binder Park Zoo. He has also participated in the Color the Creek festival and currently has his own art exhibit at […]

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Paul Mattessich, longtime director of the Wilder Foundation research program, to retire next year – Twin Cities

When it comes to researching the changing demographics and social trends that characterize the Twin Cities, Paul Mattessich has long been at the cutting edge of technology – 40 years, in fact. Mattessich, the longtime executive director of Wilder Research, will retire next summer. He is now appealing for his own replacement. Mattessich joined the […]