ArtSmart Announces Its First $1 Million Gift from Philanthropist and Patron of the Arts Maria Manetti Shrem

ArtSmart Announces Its First $1 Million Gift from Philanthropist and Patron of the Arts Maria Manetti Shrem

ArtSmart, a 501(c)3 national nonprofit, announced today that it has received its first million-dollar donation over five years, given by Philanthropist and Patron of the Arts Maria Manetti Shrem. Together with Co-Founders Michael Fabiano and John Viscardi and the ArtSmart team, this transformative and historic donation will catapult ArtSmart’s impact on a national scale. ArtSmart’s national teaching artists will be named the Maria Manetti Shrem Mentors.

Retired NBA All-Star Charles Oakley Will Chef It Up for the Skid Row Community TODAY

Retired NBA All-Star Charles Oakley Will Chef It Up for the Skid Row Community TODAY

Post Views: 96 Former NBA All-Star Charles Oakley’s “Oak Out Hunger” community project kicks off in Los Angeles today with the goal of providing food and education to underprivileged communities and raising awareness about the need for socially responsible sports betting. A coalition of nonprofits – The Los Angeles Community Action Network, Help Give Care…

Retired NBA Legend Charles Oakley Kicks Off National Oak Out Hunger Initiative

Retired NBA Legend Charles Oakley Kicks Off National Oak Out Hunger Initiative

Post Views: 132 Former NBA All-Star Charles Oakley’s “Oak Out Hunger” community project by the Charles Oakley Foundation kicks off in Los Angeles this weekend with the goal of providing food and education to underprivileged communities and raising awareness about the need for socially responsible sports betting. A coalition of nonprofits – The Los Angeles…

2021 Chapman Prize Awarded to PRIDE Industries, the Leading Employer of People With Disabilities in America

2021 Chapman Prize Awarded to PRIDE Industries, the Leading Employer of People With Disabilities in America

Post Views: 138 xThe Daniel and Barbara Chapman Trust announced PRIDE Industries as the recipient of the 2021 Chapman Prize. With nearly 400 worksites across 16 states and Washington, D.C., PRIDE Industries is a non-profit social enterprise that creates employment for people with disabilities. PRIDE Industries offers a wide spectrum of services and accommodations so…

Mentoring Organization, Minority-Owned Coffee Start-Up Join Forces to Empower DC Youth Through Social Entrepreneurship Competition

Mentoring Organization, Minority-Owned Coffee Start-Up Join Forces to Empower DC Youth Through Social Entrepreneurship Competition

Post Views: 105 The Youth Leadership Foundation, a leading Washington, D.C., non-profit organization that provides mentorship and extracurricular programming for students, announced today that Black & Brown Coffee House will lead its 2022 high school business plan competition, the Spirit of Service Challenge. The Spirit of Service Challenge is a month-long mentorship and entrepreneurship program…

Grantmakers in Health Announces New Strategic Plan: Better Health for All Through Better Philanthropy

Post Views: 92 In advance of its 40th year anniversary, Grantmakers In Health (GIH) today released its five-year strategic plan, outlining an equity-centered path forward to bring its new vision, “Better health for all through better philanthropy,” to life. Informed by the global COVID-19 pandemic and a national reckoning on health inequity and racial injustice,…