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icon(1) June 30, 2015

IRS Panel Recommends Mandatory E-Filing of Form 990s
Houston's Nonprofit Sector Tops Charity Navigator Rankings

 


icon(1) June 23, 2015

Volunteers Vital to Sustainable Development Goals According to New Report
‘Giving USA’ Finds Charitable Giving Jumped 7.1 Percent in 2014

 


iconJune 16, 2015

With Giving Pledge, 'Half' Can Mean Different Things
Texas Medicaid Providers Must Re-Enroll

 


iconJune 9, 2015

Nearly Nine in 10 Wealthy Individuals Say Giving Back Is Important
IRS to Propose Regulations on Political Activity by Nonprofits


iconJune 2, 2015

Study Finds Rhetoric about Impact Investing Outpacing Reality
FTC Files Suit against Four Cancer Charities
FIC Patron Survey Results Now Available


iconMay 26, 2015

RWJF to Award Planning Grants for New Leadership Programs
FIC Patron Survey Results Now Available
Many Nonprofits Lack Leadership Succession Plans


iconMay 19, 2015

EMS Local Projects Grants Proposals Due Thursday
FIC Patron Survey Results Now Available
DSHS Health Education Materials Ordering System Updated
Cancer Prevention and Research Institute of Texas to Hold Funding Opportunities Webinar   


iconMay 12, 2015

EMS Local Projects Grants Proposals Due May 21
FIC Patron Survey Results Now Available
Study Shows Nonprofit Board Governance Falls Short


iconMay 5, 2015

EMS Local Projects Grants Proposals Due May 21
DADS to Release Relocation Services RFP
Nonprofits' Online Revenue Up 13 Percent in 2014
Case Study Outlines Key Elements of Successful Funder Collaborative


iconApril 28, 2015

EMS Local Projects Grants Proposals Due May 21
Public Health Budgets Remain Below Pre-Recession Levels
FNS Announces Eligibility Adjustments for Free and Reduced Price Meals Program  


iconApril 21, 2015

EMS Local Projects Grants Proposals Due May 21
Report Calls for Two-Way Infrastructure to Share Health Data
Critics Say IRS Shortcut to Tax-Exempt Status Invites Abuse


iconApril 14, 2015

EMS Local Projects Grants Proposals Due May 21
Applications Now Accepted for 'Sí Texas: Social Innovation for a Healthy South Texas' Grants
CDC Launches New Data, Trends & Maps Database


iconApril 7, 2015

New Texas Health Data Web-Based Query System Now Available
Charitable Contributions Continued Upward Trend in 2014
Nominate an Outstanding Volunteer for a DADS Vision Award


iconMarch 31, 2015

Health 'Snapshots' Now Available for Nearly Every County in U.S.
HHSC Removes Abstinence RFP


iconMarch 24, 2015

Applications Now Open for 2015 Awards for Excellence in Texas School Health
DSHS School Health Program Now Offers School Health Funding Alert Web Site


iconMarch 17, 2015

Americans See Environmental, Social Factors as Determinants of Health
Despite Progress, Gender Equality Gaps Remain


iconMarch 10, 2015

2013-2014 Funding Information Center Client Survey is Ready for You
Study Predicts Charitable Giving to Increase 4.8 Percent in 2015
Giving Patterns Found to Differ Between Men, Women


iconMarch 3, 2015

2013-2014 Funding Information Center Client Survey is Ready for You
Education Fundraisers Estimate Highest Increase in Giving Since 2007
Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ) Launches New Resources for Primary Care Researchers and Evaluators


iconFebruary 24, 2015

2013-2014 Funding Information Center Client Survey is Ready for You
'Empathy Gap' Leads Men to Give Less to Poverty Relief   


iconFebruary 17, 2015

2013-2014 Funding Information Center Client Survey is Ready for You
Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Commits Additional $500 Million to Fight Childhood Obesity
Giving by Top 50 Donors Jumped 27.5 Percent in 2014   


iconFebruary 10, 2015

2013-2014 Funding Information Center Client Survey Coming Thursday
Charitable Giving Up 9.3 Percent in 2014
NIH Sets Standard Late Application Window


iconFebruary 3, 2015

2013-2014 Funding Information Center Client Survey Coming in February
Health Grants Trending Toward Continuations
What States are Doing to Promote Healthcare Reform   


iconJanuary 27, 2015

2013-2014 Funding Information Center Client Survey Coming in February
U.S. Federal Poverty Guidelines Used to Determine Financial Eligibility for Certain Federal Programs
Request for Potential Housing Opportunity for Persons with HIV/AIDS Agencies in Fort Worth Area


iconJanuary 20, 2015

A Resolution You Should Keep: Engage Your Donors Differently in 2015
More Millennials Value Volunteering Than Previous Generation Did


iconJanuary 13, 2015

Victim Services Needed for Young Men of Color
Report Finds IRS Considered Tax on 'Social Welfare' Groups


iconJanuary 6, 2015

Happy New Year!
Unhappy Donors More Willing to Ask for a 'Refund'
IRS Needs to Do More to Regulate Charities, GAO Report Finds
Federal Funders Seen Moving Quickly to Release FY 2015 Funds   


iconDecember 23, 2014

FIC Releases Holiday Funding Alert Schedule
2012 Disaster Funding by Major U.S. Foundations Totaled $111 Million
2013 Grantmaking for HIV/AIDS in Low, Middle-Income Countries at Lowest Level Since 2007  


iconDecember 16, 2014

FIC Releases Holiday Funding Alert Schedule
One in 30 Children Experienced Homelessness in 2013
Initiative to Engage Philanthropy in Post-2015 Development Process  


iconDecember 9, 2014

FIC Releases Holiday Funding Alert Schedule
Personal Connection is Key Motivation for Giving
Survey Finds Multiyear, Operating, Capacity-Building Grants Increasing   


iconDecember 2, 2014

Survey Finds Latino Families Optimistic Despite Inequities
Lessons Learned from Shutdown-Related Grantmaking   


iconNovember 25, 2014

Operating Charities Report Improved Investment Returns in 2013
Contributions to Donor-Advised Funds Passed $17 Billion in 2013


iconNovember 18, 2014

CDC Releases Annual HIV Surveillance Report
U.S. Foundations Gave $54.7 Billion in 2013
Million-Dollar-Plus Gifts Total $26.3 Billion


iconNovember 11, 2014

FIC Publishes Funding Alert Early This Week
Nonprofit Sector Contributed 5.4 Percent of 2012 GDP
Most People Favor Long-Term Social Change


iconNovember 4, 2014

Survey Shows Funders Lack Understanding of Nonprofit Needs
Wealthy Donors Gave 28 Percent More in 2013 Than in 2011


iconOctober 28, 2014

Corporate Giving Growing at Slower Rate
Donations to Largest Charities Up More Than 10 Percent   


iconOctober 21, 2014

Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Offers Research on Health Policy Issues
Is Your Nonprofit Ready to Play a Leading Role?


iconOctober 14, 2014

Wealthy Donating Smaller Share of Income to Charity
One in Five Foundations Compensate Board Members   


iconOctober 7, 2014

SAMHSA: Substance Abuse among U.S. Teens is Declining
AHRQ’s ‘State Snapshots’ Measure Health Care Quality, Access Across Nation


iconSeptember 30, 2014

Baylor Healthcare System Enjoys Fundraising Success
U.S. Poverty Rate Fell to 14.5 Percent in 2013


iconSeptember 23, 2014

Local Projects Grants Now Closed
New Database Lists Ingredients in Over 14,000 Household Products
Latino Diaspora Helps Bolster Philanthropy in Latin America


iconSeptember 16, 2014

EMS Local Projects Grants RFP is now open. For details go to http://www.dshs.state.tx.us/fic/al25-8-2.shtm#D
New Study Finds Obesity Rates Remain High Across U.S.
Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Health Policy Fellows - 2015-2016 Call for Applications


iconSeptember 9, 2014

EMS Local Projects Grants RFP is now open. For details go to http://www.dshs.state.tx.us/fic/al25-8-2.shtm#D
RWJF Foundation Says Mixing Housing, Health Services is Effective
National Network of Libraries of Medicine South Central Region Offers Library Student Outreach Award
  


iconSeptember 2, 2014

EMS Local Projects Grants RFP is now open. For details go to http://www.dshs.state.tx.us/fic/al25-8-2.shtm#D
How the Ice-Bucket Challenge Is Helping to Rebrand a Mission
One in Seven Americans Rely on Food Banks


iconAugust 26, 2014

EMS Local Projects Grants RFP is now open. For details go to http://www.dshs.state.tx.us/fic/al25-8-2.shtm#D
Giving to Educational Institutions Increased 5.4 Percent in 2013-14
Alliance Launched to Maximize Mobile Giving to Charities


iconAugust 19, 2014

EMS Local Projects Grants RFP is now open. For details go to http://www.dshs.state.tx.us/fic/al25-8-2.shtm#D
HRSA Awards $54 million for Mental Health Funding
HRSA Hopes to Continue to Speed up NHSC Site Applications


iconAugust 12, 2014

HRSA to Award $50 Million-plus to Link Health Training, Welfare Recipients
Study Shows Environmental Groups Lack Staff Diversity


iconAugust 5, 2014

Foundations Report Robust Investment Returns in FY13
DSHS Children with Special Health Care Needs: Needs Assessment Survey


iconJuly 29, 2014

The Funding Information Center is Now in Our New Home!
Study Shows Health IT Can Help Save Money


iconJuly 22, 2014

The Funding Information Center is Now in Our New Home!
Regional Stakeholder Meetings Schedules for Title V Needs Assessment
Giving Circles Bolster Giving in Diverse Communities


iconJuly 15, 2014

The Funding Information Center is Moving Now!
Majority of Global Rich Seek to Make Social Impact
Robert Wood Johnson Foundation to Focus on Building a 'Culture of Health'  


iconJuly 8, 2014

The Funding Information Center is Moving Next Week!
Two Methods for Attracting Top Board Members for Today, Tomorrow
  


iconJuly 1, 2014

The Funding Information Center is Moving in Two Weeks!
Wealthy Say Volunteering, Not Money, is Best Way to Help the Poor
Free Texas Mpowerment Summit at 2014 Texas HIV/STD Conference  


iconJune 24, 2014

The Funding Information Center is Moving!
Charitable Giving Rose 4.4 Percent in 2013
Study Finds African Americans See Barriers to Philanthropic Leadership

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Last updated June 29, 2015