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Everyday Diversity

Everyday Diversity

By Danielle Holly | Apr 18, 2017

Earlier this month, I sat in a room alongside 400 nonprofit sector leaders at the Center on Effective Philanthropy’s annual conference – all of us still trying to find our…

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Channeling Wisdom: Danielle Holly, CEO of Common Impact

Channeling Wisdom: Danielle Holly, CEO of Common Impact

By Common Impact Guest Blogger | Feb 8, 2017

Originally published by YNPN Boston About Danielle: Danielle Holly is dedicated to creating previously unseen pathways for individuals to meaningfully contribute to making their communities thrive. She envisions a world where…

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#GivingSkills on #GivingTuesday

#GivingSkills on #GivingTuesday

By Lauren Chasanoff | Nov 14, 2016

#GivingTuesday is global day of giving fueled by the power of social media and collaboration taking place on Tuesday, November 29th. Celebrated on the Tuesday following Thanksgiving (in the U.S.), #GivingTuesday…

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Program Spotlight: New Pathways for Youth

By Common Impact Guest Blogger | Sep 22, 2016

We're excited to highlight an inspiring project with a talented team from Charles Schwab and its nonprofit partner, New Pathways for Youth (NPFY), who empower youth to fulfill their potential…

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Program Spotlight: City Mission

By Common Impact Guest Blogger | Sep 20, 2016

This week, we’re highlighting a project with a talented team from State Street and its nonprofit partner, City Mission, a social justice organization that unites communities and transforms individuals through service,…

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Bridging the Nonprofit Leadership Gap

By Danielle Holly | Sep 14, 2016

Most of us in and around the social sector have been exposed to the capacity gap that nonprofits confront.  On average, nonprofits spend less – often far less – than…

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Swim the Charles: Today…and maybe every day?

By Lauren Chasanoff | Jul 12, 2016

Originally published by the Charles River Conservancy  FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Swim the Charles: Today...and maybe everyday? The Charles River Conservancy kicks off a Swim the Charles fundraising campaign and releases…

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The Essentials of Engagement

By Danielle Holly | Jun 27, 2016

Purpose.  Engagement. Impact. These workplace buzzwords are swarming around us as we figure out ways to approach our new workplace culture.  Employees, particularly those working in the private sector, are…

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