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Duke Energy's worrisome move to silence nonprofits
NC State Institute for Nonprofits Executive Director Dr. Richard Clerkin penned an op-ed discussing Duke Energy's request for two nonprofit organizations to raise $240 million in order to challenge a power plant permit that was issued in March.
Nonprofit Exec Turnover More Turbulent Than Previously Thought
New research from North Carolina State University finds that turnover among executive leaders at nonprofit organizations is often plagued by problems – with very few transitional periods mirroring the scenarios painted in the professional literature. The study also found that most nonprofit executives do not leave their positions due to voluntary retirement, as previously thought.
Student's Startup Helps Teens Tap into Creative Gifts
Over the last four years, Myers has trained students in photography, videography and music production at the Boys and Girls Club of Wake County afterschool program. Working with teens largely from low-income households, Myers mentored students through multimedia projects with themes often promoting social change. Now, through his startup — the Malkuta Project — Myers is expanding the afterschool model to the broader community
The Institute for Nonprofits Hosts Inaugural COMx Event
Embracing its mission to convene and facilitate opportunities that build community, on May 23, 2016 the Institute for Nonprofits co-hosted their inaugural COMx event with their newest partner, Loading Dock Raleigh, the area's newest collaborative work space.
The Business of Social Innovation
It was been said that every single social and global issue of our day is a business opportunity in disguise. Join this interactive workshop to learn how to recognize opportunities for social change including sustainability. You'll leave with a few tools to turn those opportunities into a social innovation all your own. Sponsored by the Institute for Nonprofits Social Entrepreneurship Initiative and the NC State Entrepreneurship Initiative.Learn more
Nonprofit Studies Minor
The NPS Minor is an academically rigorous program of study that involves students in community organizations for hands-on learning.
Social Entrepreneurship offers students dynamic opportunities to learn how to apply their passion and skills to change the world.
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