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    that enhance quality of life.
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First Nonprofit Foundation strongly believes in the resilience and provision of quality of life in the United States provided by nonprofit staff and volunteers. Read Our Mission

About First Nonprofit Foundation

First Nonprofit Foundation is a Pennsylvania-based private grant-making organization that focuses on bolstering the nonprofit sector in the United States. We do this by awarding grants to projects that adhere to our mission of improving the quality of life in the United States through the staff and volunteers of nonprofits. We believe in the resiliency of the nonprofit sector and additionally assist these organizations by providing resources and education.

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First Nonprofit Foundation

July 2015
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Wearing Lots of Hats? Maybe It’s Time…

7/30/2015

Nonprofit employees tend to wear many hats, covering a range of administrative tasks to preserve precious budget dollars for mission and program work. When the hats fit, it can work out very well for everyone. When they don’t,…

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Tabor Children’s House Is Building Steam

7/23/2015

We recently awarded $70,000 to Tabor Children’s House in Doylestown, PA, to support an exciting early learning program to teach young children principles of design thinking in Science, Technology, Engineering, Art and Mathematics…

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April 2014
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VisionServe Alliance: Internship Program

4/25/2014

VisionServe Alliance is a consortium of Executive Directors and CEOs of 501(c)(3) nonprofits throughout the country that provide services to people with vision loss.  VisionServe Alliance brings together the full diversity…

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UCAN: Going Paperless Project

4/25/2014

UCAN, a Chicago-based nonprofit with 515 employees, strives to build strong youth and families through compassionate healing, education and empowerment. It achieves this mission through a comprehensive assortment of programs,…

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