Category: Nonprofit News

AFP launches campaign to address gender inequity in fundraising

The Association of Fundraising Professionals launched a campaign to address issues of gender inequity in the fundraising profession and charitable sector. The two-year Women’s Impact Initiative will assess, address and highlight the challenges that women in the fundraising profession face, with the goal of creating resources that help overcome gender inequity.

New Life Furniture Bank adds auctions

New Life Furniture Bank will partner with Everything But The House for an online auction, with proceeds helping the furniture bank provide gently-used furniture to those overcoming homelessness, domestic abuse, extreme poverty, or other devastating circumstances.

Farmer Family Foundation donates $10 million to Cincinnati Cancer Center

The Farmer Family Foundation made a $10 million gift to support research and care through the Cincinnati Cancer Center, a collaboration of the University of Cincinnati, UC Health and Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center. With a focus on faculty recruitment and research, the gift will advance the center’s effort to achieve the National Cancer Institute Comprehensive Cancer Center designation.