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Harvey Relief: Avoid Giving Unsolicited Goods, Unaffiliated Volunteer Efforts

The Texas Secretary of State office shared the following news release Tuesday from the Texas Voluntary Organizations Active in Disaster […]

Get a Jump on Your Charitable Giving Budget

Whether it’s January, May, or September, it’s always a good time to check in on your budget. So how do […]

Abilene Nonprofits with Special Offers for Harvey Evacuees

Hurricane Harvey victims have evacuated to cities across Texas, and several Abilene nonprofit organizations are providing special offers to help […]

Harvey: Where to Donate and Avoiding Scams

FFIN Employee Disaster Relief Fund All contributions to this fund will be used to help First Financial Bankshares employees impacted by […]

CFA Awards $86k in Field of Interest Grants

The Community Foundation of Abilene is awarding more than $86,000 in grants to local nonprofit organizations from a few of our […]

New Nonprofit Directors Introduced at Friends of CFA Breakfast

The newest leaders of Abilene nonprofit organizations were introduced at the Friends of the Community Foundation of Abilene breakfast Thursday morning. […]

Outside The Box: Charitable Giving Without Cash

We’ve all heard the saying “cash is king.” Most of the time that’s a fantastic rule of thumb. But sometimes […]

The ‘Open Road’ to Downtown Vitality

by Megan Dobbs The Open Road Concert Series Picture yourself sitting comfortably on the rooftop of a historic downtown building, […]

25 Scholarships Offered for ComNet17

The Communications Network is offering 25 scholarships for ComNet17, its annual communications conference for foundation and nonprofit leaders. Nonprofit organization […]

Don’t Fall for ‘Personal Grant’ Scams

You get a phone call from someone telling you the good news that there’s free grant money with your name on […]