Project News | January 13, 2021

January 13, 2021
January 13, 2021 Project News

U.S. Digital Response: Helping Deliver Vaccine Rollout Information Recognizing the immense challenge for public health agencies across the country to provide timely information regarding COVID-19 vaccinations to the public, U.S. Digital Response has created a free, easy-to-deploy website template to meet this need. This communication platform can be set up in a few hours and […]

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Project News | December 22, 2020

December 22, 2020
December 22, 2020 Project News Blog

MENTOR California: National Mentoring Summit 2021 MENTOR is hosting its 11th annual National Mentoring Summit virtually on January 27-29, 2021. This year’s summit will focus on Rising to the Moment while bringing together practitioners, researchers, investors, and more to advance a collective mentoring agenda and support positive youth development through mentoring. Learn more about our […]

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Project News | December 9, 2020

December 9, 2020
Project News | December 9, 2020

The Fund for People in Parks: New Projects for 2021 The Fund for People in Parks has selected several new projects to fund in the coming year. The projects include a filmmaking project in Sequoia National Park, a theater-related project in Eugene O’Neill National Historic Site, educational signage in Great Basin National Park, and more! […]

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Project News | The Carpentries, Groundwork Ohio, US Digital Response, Digging Deep, Board Member Highlight

November 17, 2020
Project News | The Carpentries, Groundwork Ohio, US Digital Response, Digging Deep, Board Member Highlight

The Carpentries is Fundraising Through the End of the Year The Carpentries is aiming to raise $30,000 in individual contributions by the end of 2020 in order to expand their work into new geographies and disciplines. The Carpentries managed to teach nearly 200 workshops in 2020 despite challenges presented by the COVID-19 pandemic. Donate here. […]

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Project News | US Digital Response, Pre-Health Dreamers, Attendance Works, Zoo Labs

November 4, 2020

U.S. Digital Response: Building Civic Technology Across the Country U.S. Digital Response continues to assist NYCx Innovation Fellows program, an initiative born out of the Mayor’s Office of the Chief Technology Officer, to build new tech. This program focused on minority-owned and women-owned businesses, optimizing NYC’s payment portals and a virtual programming and service finder […]

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Project News  | October 15, 2020

October 15, 2020
Project News  | October 15, 2020

Black Funders Network of the Bay Area Presents: Healing the Impact of Racial Injustice & Inequity Black Funders Network of the Bay Area is hosting a virtual event focused on individual and collective healing on October 26th led by author, professor, and activist Dr. Shawn Ginwright. Dr. Ginwright will be addressing the impacts of COVID-19 and […]

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From the CEO: Fiscal Sponsorship for Uncertain Times

September 22, 2020
From the CEO: Fiscal Sponsorship for Uncertain Times

Fiscal sponsorship helps projects continue to serve their missions through challenging global events. Imagine you had been able to predict the momentous and incredibly humbling events brought by 2020. What would you have done to ensure your community’s stability? How would you have shored up your project or readied your team for the impact of […]

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This Summer’s News-Making Fiscally Sponsored Projects

September 17, 2020
FruitGuys Chris on Good Morning America

From Covid-19 to journalism to political action, Community Initiatives’ fiscally sponsored project partners have been making the news this summer. Here is a select list of noteworthy news stories and events featuring our projects’ good works.  Hip-Hop Political Education Summit – 9/22/2020  Fiscally sponsored project partner Hip-Hop Political Education Summit encourages the civic participation of […]

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How Our Project Partners Continue to Support Communities With the Most Need

May 14, 2020
How Our Project Partners Continue to Support Communities With the Most Need

Community Initiatives’ fiscally sponsored project partners act in service to the most vulnerable and marginalized members of communities in the U.S. People around the world are curious about how to support communities with the most need. Our partner project leaders exemplify how nonprofits adapt during times of crises. They authentically fulfill the needs of their […]

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Community Initiatives’ Response to COVID-19

March 27, 2020
Community Initiatives' Response to COVID-19

Thinking of Life After COVID-19 for our Most Vulnerable Neighbors COVID-19 is a global public health crisis that asks all of us to make changes for the collective good. Community Initiatives is navigating this crisis with the help of other nonprofits, philanthropic and public entities. As a fiscal sponsor, we bring stability to more than […]

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