39 Days of IDEAS | Day 21: Giving teens a hand in everything

Wednesday, October 1, 2014
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One nonprofit realized offering teens leadership positions in the organization (in addition to serving them through innovative programs) was a win-win situation, providing teens with...

"When teens lead, teens succeed,” said Susan Landrum, manager of development and outreach at VOX Teen Communications, summing up their approach to youth development through writing and publishing programs.

Nonprofit Resources for Georgia Gives Day

Tuesday, September 30, 2014
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We've created tools, tips and checklists for nonprofits to fully leverage Georgia Gives Day for their organizations.  Below are our most popular resources.  Explore the...

Inside, read more about our nonprofit frequently asked questions, nonprofit toolkit, guide to building your profile, social media toolkit, and monthly checklist!

39 Days of IDEAS | Day 19: On-boarding young voices

One Georgia nonprofit is bringing in new voices with its Junior Board, allowing seven young Georgians the opportunity to exercise their own leadership, volunteerism and...

The idea for the Junior Board of Directors at Hemophilia of Georgia arose in a strategic planning meeting just two years ago. Today, its seven members are working hard to raise awareness of the disorder and support HoG’s work by planning fundraisers, recruiting volunteers, working at events, and representing HoG in their communities.

39 Days of IDEAS | Day 18: Online support for nonprofit founders

Friday, September 26, 2014
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To better serve aspiring nonprofit founders, the Foundation Center-Atlanta developed the Nonprofit Startup Assessment, an online tool that provides feedback on a variety of...

Every year, more than 60,000 groups apply for nonprofit status, and Program Associate Lauren Jeong is one of the professionals at the Foundation Center-Atlanta who counsels aspiring leaders on effective implementation of their ideas.