nonprofit http://wkms.org en Public Innovator Rich Harwood Brings Reclaiming Main Street Campaign to Murray http://wkms.org/post/public-innovator-rich-harwood-brings-reclaiming-main-street-campaign-murray <p>Rich Harwood is the founder and president of the Harwood Institute for Public Innovation, based in Bethesda, Maryland. That's a nonprofit group that facilitates community discussions, like the one he participated in with the community of Newtown, Connecticut deliberating on what should be done with the school after the shooting of children at Sandy Hook Elementary.</p><p>He's also the author of a number of books, including "The Work of Hope: How Individuals and Organizations Can Authentically Do Good." What was to have been a book tour grew into his "Reclaiming Main Street Campaign," with a goal of growing more public innovators across the nation. Kate Lochte speaks with Harwood on<em> Sounds Good</em>.</p><p> Tue, 22 Apr 2014 17:46:17 +0000 Kate Lochte 40061 at http://wkms.org Public Innovator Rich Harwood Brings Reclaiming Main Street Campaign to Murray MSU Distinguished Professor Launches Strategic Philanthropy Program http://wkms.org/post/msu-distinguished-professor-launches-strategic-philanthropy-program <p>Dr. Bob Long is the Murray State University Distinguished Professor of Nonprofit Leadership and a Senior Fellow at Arizona State University's Lodestar Center for Philanthropy and Nonprofit Innovation, where he has launched a new graduate course called "Strategic Philanthropy: Learning by Giving." This new program is sponsored by the<span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;Howard G. Buffett Foundation, which is focused on addressing hunger, conflict and poverty. He speaks with Kate Lochte on <em>Sounds Good</em> about the initiative and its origins.</span></p><p> Fri, 07 Mar 2014 18:36:45 +0000 Kate Lochte 39115 at http://wkms.org MSU Distinguished Professor Launches Strategic Philanthropy Program Paducah Renaissance Alliance unveils new nonprofit partner http://wkms.org/post/paducah-renaissance-alliance-unveils-new-nonprofit-partner <p>The Paducah Renaissance Alliance is unveiling the new face of its nonprofit partner at Paducah’s Barbecue on the River next weekend. The Columbia Club will work to preserve and restore historic sites in Paducah. Paducah Renaissance Alliance director Lisa Thompson says the club’s first project will focus on the historic Columbia Theater. Thompson says Information about The Columbia Club will be available at the Quilt Museum booth next weekend.</p> Tue, 18 Sep 2012 17:21:55 +0000 Rose Krzton-Presson 22233 at http://wkms.org Paducah Renaissance Alliance unveils new nonprofit partner