Rayvon Walker

Apr 10, 2018

Philanthropic Foundations React Dynamically But Intentionally to External Pressures

By Shalina Omar In her recent study, Dr. Amanda Stewart reveals that foundations are moving towards a more structured and intentional approach to charitable work, including being more selective in grantmaking, taking on roles beyond check-writing, and developing deeper relationships […]

Feb 22, 2018

COMx: Innovations in the Global Challenge of Food & Water Security

(COMx Moderator and Panelists from left to right: Christine Howell, Dr. Derek Aday, Lisa Johnson, and Eric Henry) NC State Institute for Nonprofits hosted this spring’s COMx event, which occurred on Monday February 19th, at Loading Dock Raleigh.The theme of […]

Dec 14, 2017

“Discover. Design. Do Good!” The Social Innovation Fellows Brain Trust Reception

On December 6, 2017, the Institute for Nonprofits hosted a reception in the Dorothy and Roy Park Alumni Center to highlight the work being done by the Social Innovation Fellows. The reception was an opportunity for the Fellows to showcase […]

Nov 8, 2017

COMx features SE Raleigh Innovation Challenge, PTA Thrift Shop, and Inmates to Entrepreneurs

NC State Institute for Nonprofits partnered with the NC State Office of Outreach and Engagement and the Southeast Raleigh Innovation Challenge to host this fall’s COMx event, which occurred on Thursday November 2nd.The theme of this event was “Finding Partners […]

Oct 10, 2017

“Discover. Design. Do Good!” Social Innovation Fellows Kick Off Inaugural Year

The Social Innovation Fellows is a new high impact learning experience at the Institute for Nonprofits at NC State University. The Social Innovation Fellows offers participants from any discipline a yearlong team experience to learn the adaptive leadership and technical […]

Sep 19, 2017

Design it Forward: Session 4

Institute for Nonprofits working across disciplines | a partnership course with IBM and the College of Design                  Blog by Katie Gray Altmann   After presenting our “Final Playbacks” for the microproject, we […]

Sep 5, 2017

“Discover. Design. Do Good!” The Social Innovation Fellows Has Officially Launched

  The Social Innovation Fellows is a new “high impact” learning opportunity administered by the Institute for Nonprofits at North Carolina State University. The purpose of the Social Innovation Fellows is to offer participants from any discipline a yearlong team […]