Read all posts tagged Social Innovation
Posted byon March 11, 2013 at 10:00 AM EST
Serving communities since 1994, AmeriCorps volunteers touch the lives of millions. We honor this tradition as we celebrate AmeriCorps Week.
Posted byon February 5, 2013 at 12:48 PM EST
Apply today for a chance to join the White House social media team for the State of the Union.
Posted byon December 7, 2012 at 2:23 PM EST
A new report by the National Economic Council shows that imposing a dollar cap on itemized deductions would effectively eliminate the charitable deduction for up to 13 million households and for as much as 60 percent of currently deductible giving.
Posted byon September 11, 2012 at 5:23 PM EST
When we give our talent and time to help others, we honor the memories of those that were lost and preserve the spirit of solidarity that flourished in the aftermath of the attack.
Posted byon August 16, 2012 at 3:18 PM EST
Recently, the Treasury Department announced $186 million in new CDFI investments to 210 organizations. This represents the largest single announcement of award dollars and award recipients in the history of the CDFI Fund.
Posted byon August 7, 2012 at 5:52 PM EST
The San Diego International Rescue Committee (IRC), the recipient of a Social Innovation Fund grant, helps refugees gain financial stability in their new homes.
Posted byon July 31, 2012 at 2:13 PM EST
The SIF is elevating proven community solutions, helping build scale through philanthropic leverage and evaluation of results to fund programs that work.
Posted byon July 25, 2012 at 2:02 PM EST
Community Health Workers in the Washington AIDS Partnerships's innovative Positive Pathways Program are helping their neighbors overcome barries to treatment for HIV/AIDS.
Posted byon July 11, 2012 at 9:46 AM EST
WorkAdvance, the recipient of a Social Innocation Fund grant, helps people looking for work get the career counseling, interviewing skills, and referrals to full-time jobs with room for advancement.
Posted byon July 5, 2012 at 1:30 PM EST
Buckelew Programs, a nonprofit organization that provides homes, jobs, and hope to people with mental illness, is the recipient of a Social Innovation Grant.