Why your nonprofit should put its energy behind membership

Everywhere you look, nonprofits are hurting. There have been no galas for a year. People aren’t enthused about spending hundreds for a ticket to an online event. Despite the gloom, there is a great opportunity waiting to be grasped. Conduct.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 8th, 2021

Pace quickens for NC green bank in wake of Democratic electoral victories

The directors of the new North Carolina Clean Energy Fund have applied for 501(c)(3) nonprofit status as they work on funding for what is hoped to be $100 million to $150 million in capitalization......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJan 24th, 2021

ACLU workers are forming a union, the latest in a wave of nonprofit staffs to organize

ACLU employees are forming a union at a time when the group's popularity and membership has soared during the Trump years......»»

Category: smallbizSource: nytJan 13th, 2021

Florida added almost 2,000 solar jobs last year, the most in the nation

The Sunshine State’s solar energy industry is growing. A recent report by The Solar Foundation, a nonprofit dedicated to advancing solar energy, found Florida added 1,843 solar jobs in 2019 — the largest increase among U.S. states. Other top .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsFeb 25th, 2020

Hawaii Energy works with local nonprofits to reduce costs, save energy

Hawaii Energy has selected seven local nonprofits to participate in its 2020 EmPOWER Hawaii Project, the nonprofit announced Thursday. The program was developed and launched by Hawaii Energy in 2018 to help nonprofit organizations implement energ.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJan 2nd, 2020

Duke Energy, Apparo partnership drives economic mobility by equipping job-training nonprofit with new computer lab

Rose Jones-Edwards, executive director of OMITT Innovative Solutions (OIS), turned to Apparo for support because she said she wanted to help more formerly incarcerated and job-transitioning individuals get the job training they need for economic stabilit.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsDec 13th, 2019

Houston American Energy acquires membership interest in Hupecol Meta

See the rest of the story here. provides the latest financial news as it breaks. Known as a leader in market intelligence, The Fl.....»»

Category: blogSource: theflyonthewallOct 22nd, 2019

Nominations now open for the 2019 Corporate Philanthropy Awards

The deadline is Thursday, Sept. 5, 2019, to help us honor the corporations that have committed unwavering support to nonprofit organizations by donating their time, energy and resources. The Orlando Business Journal’s 2019 Corporate Philanthropy Aw.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsAug 15th, 2019

Carbon Lighthouse helps cut energy use at Aloha United Way"s Hawaii HQ

Carbon Lighthouse, which helps owners and managers of commercial real estate analyze and optimize energy usage, is implementing measures at Aloha United Way’s headquarters in Honolulu that will save the building’s nonprofit tenants some $40,000 a ye.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsAug 13th, 2019

Three questions with Chelsie Castillo of Blue Planet Foundation

Honolulu-based nonprofit Blue Planet Foundation is leading a campaign to make Hawaii the first state in the nation with 100% clean energy. The organization hopes to accomplish this goal by encouraging policy changes that promote renewable energy, en.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsAug 7th, 2019

Wichita Women"s Initiative Network losing its executive director

Karen Schmidt has resigned as executive director of the Wichita Women's Initiative Network after eight years, the nonprofit said in a statement Wednesday. “We at WIN are incredibly grateful to Karen for her energy, vision, and heart that she dedi.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 10th, 2019

Engineers lead study for replacing natural gas

BuroHappold Engineering has been selected by local nonprofit Home Energy Efficiency Team (HEET) to lead the development of an GeoM.....»»

Category: realestateSource: realestateweeklyJun 21st, 2019

2019"s top green homebuilder: Austin Habitat for Humanity

By building green, Austin Habitat for Humanity is saving residents tons of it. The nonprofit estimates the homeowners will save $2,200 a year on energy costs......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 7th, 2019

Arizona nonprofit launches to plan for a future of solar, energy tech that includes utilities

Leaders from four Phoenix-area solar companies and Arizona State University have joined to form Distributed Energy Resources Alliance......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 11th, 2018

Nashville health care group names new CEO

The Tennessee Primary Care Association has named Terri Sabella as its new CEO. Nashville-based Tennessee Primary Care is a membership organization of more than 30 nonprofit primary care clinic organizations that operate nearly 200 locations in the s.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 4th, 2018

Hawaiian Electric wins SEPA award for grid modernization efforts

Honolulu-based utility company Hawaiian Electric Cos. has been recognized for its grid modernization efforts and was named the top investor-owned utility of the year by nonprofit Smart Energy Power Alliance. An independent panel of industry experts s.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 13th, 2018

IW to work with up to 8 energy startups as part of DOE competition

Pittsburgh nonprofit could win another cash prize......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 19th, 2018

Battelle gets the keys to Los Alamos National Laboratory, its 7th federal lab management contract

Battelle is taking over management of its seventh and largest national laboratory for the federal government, as well as nuclear energy and security research at Los Alamos National Laboratory in New Mexico. The Columbus research nonprofit formed a j.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 9th, 2018

Time"s running out: Nominate now for the 2018 Corporate Philanthropy Awards

The deadline is Friday, Oct. 5, to help us honor the corporations that have committed unwavering support to nonprofit organizations by donating their time, energy and resources. The Orlando Business Journal’s 2018 Corporate Philanthropy Awards ar.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsSep 25th, 2018

Time running out to nominate for 2019 40 Under 40 Awards

There’s the president of an energy company, the chief operating officer of the San Antonio Hispanic Chamber of Commerce, an educator, a nonprofit CEO and the innovation business development director for USAA. These are just a handful of the roles that .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 27th, 2018

Blackstone to buy 100% membership interest in Tallgrass Energy"s general partner for $3.3 bln

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Category: topSource: marketwatchJan 31st, 2019