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How a Community Nonprofit Attracts Major National Donors


Memory Matters, a South Carolina nonprofit that received a grant in First Nonprofit Foundation’s most recent round of awards, has received a lot of support and recognition over the past year. In December 2013, it was named…

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FNF Awards $263,000 in New Grants


First Nonprofit Foundation (FNF) recently awarded $263,000 to six nonprofits for projects that serve a wide range of administrative and community needs. Two of the grant recipients received funds to support new community…

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Turning a Skyscraper of Paper into Extra Dollars for Mission


Like most nonprofits, UCAN must continually stretch precious resources to fulfill its core mission, leaving little time or money for administrative projects. For UCAN, helping at-risk children and families in Chicago consistently…

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Do Nonprofits Get a Bad Rap When It Comes to Technology?


The answer to that question, according to Joe Geiger, president and CEO of First Nonprofit Foundation, is yes and no. “I think the perception among the business and government communities is that nonprofits lack the…

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First Nonprofit Foundation Launches New Website


First Nonprofit Foundation is proud to announce the launch of our new website at Our goals for this site include educating the general public about who First NonProfit Foundation is…

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