CPBJ - Nonprofit http://www.cpbj.com/section/nonprofit Nonprofit News Nonprofit en-us Copyright 2015 Central Penn Business Journal Tue, 28 Jul 2015 16:30:45 EST Tue, 28 Jul 2015 16:30:45 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150727/BLOGEXTRA/150729812&source=RSS Local companies handle global broadcast of Mennonite conference Around 8,000 visitors descended on the Pennsylvania Farm Show Arena on Cameron Street last week as the Mennonite World Conference, an event held once every six years, convened in Harrisburg. Thu, 23 Jul 2015 16:25:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150727/BLOGEXTRA/150729812&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150724/CPBJ01/150729779&source=RSS In brief 8,000 in grants available to Central Pennsylvania nonprofits The Foundation for Enhancing Communities is now accepting applications for about 8,000 in grants available through the Martin M. Sacks Memorial Fund, the foundation announced July 20. Fri, 24 Jul 2015 12:45:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150724/CPBJ01/150729779&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150724/CPBJ01/150729788&source=RSS Construction begins on Leg Up natural-foods grocery store York County residents who want to grind their own peanut butter or eat sustainable sushi may be able to fulfill their cravings at Leg Up Farmers Market later this fall. Fri, 24 Jul 2015 10:24:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150724/CPBJ01/150729788&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150724/CPBJ01/150729846&source=RSS Seeking legroom New CEO of Central Pennsylvania Youth Ballet discusses school's need for additional space The Central Pennsylvania Youth Ballet has all the elements needed for rapid growth a strong reputation, more demand from potential students than it can fill, and even a new CEO &#8212 former school principal Nicholas Ade, who was named to the position in November. Thu, 23 Jul 2015 10:52:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150724/CPBJ01/150729846&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150724/CPBJ01/150729816&source=RSS Editorial Putting the growth in homegrown In the midstate, we often look around and wonder where the next corporate giants will come from. The region has nourished plenty of large companies, but most have been around for 50 years or more. Surely, in this age of economic uncertainty, it is harder to start and grow a business. Thu, 23 Jul 2015 16:14:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150724/CPBJ01/150729816&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150724/CPBJ01/150729821&source=RSS YorkArts' Kevin Lenkner leaving, taking similar post in New Mexico After spending virtually all of his adult working life at YorkArts, Kevin Lenkner, the nonprofit's executive director, has decided to take a similar position with a New Mexico organization. Thu, 23 Jul 2015 15:34:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150724/CPBJ01/150729821&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150724/CPBJ01/150729876&source=RSS Newsmakers Nonprofits Businesses featured this week Bridge of Hope Lancaster Chester Counties, Chesapeake Bay Foundation, Kidney Foundation of Central Pennsylvania, Lancaster Education Foundation, Mount Gretna Historical Society Wed, 22 Jul 2015 17:59:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150724/CPBJ01/150729876&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150717/CPBJ01/150719777&source=RSS Newsmakers Nonprofits Businesses featured this week American Heart Association, North Museum of Nature and Science, Whitaker Center for Science and the Arts, York County Community Foundation Fri, 17 Jul 2015 12:03:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150717/CPBJ01/150719777&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150717/CPBJ01/150719817&source=RSS In brief FEMA awards nearly 89K in grants to midstate fire companies U. S. Sen. Bob Casey D-Pa. has announced 88,650 in Federal Emergency Management Agency grants for fire companies in Lancaster and Lebanon counties. Thu, 16 Jul 2015 18:21:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150717/CPBJ01/150719817&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150710/CPBJ01/307099996&source=RSS After almost 30 years, LHA continues as hub for businesses, nonprofits For nearly 30 years, Leadership Harrisburg Area has provided midstate companies with opportunities to introduce their rising leaders and seasoned executives to service organizations in the community. Thu, 09 Jul 2015 12:15:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150710/CPBJ01/307099996&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150714/CPBJ01/150719897&source=RSS Allenberry inn, playhouse for sale after nearly 70 years About 70 years after the Heinze family moved from a small apartment in Carlisle to a farmhouse in Monroe Township, the iconic Allenberry Resort Inn and Playhouse they built on the property is for sale. Tue, 14 Jul 2015 10:01:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150714/CPBJ01/150719897&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150713/CPBJ01/150719952&source=RSS Foundation for Enhancing Communities awards math, science education grants The Foundation for Enhancing Communities of Harrisburg has handed out 123,000 in grants to midstate nonprofits and schools. Sun, 12 Jul 2015 14:55:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150713/CPBJ01/150719952&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150710/CPBJ01/150709746&source=RSS In brief Midstate organizations receive Historical and Museum Commission grants The Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission recently awarded Keystone Historic Preservation grants totaling nearly 76,000 to three midstate organizations. Thu, 09 Jul 2015 11:43:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150710/CPBJ01/150709746&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150710/CPBJ01/150709773&source=RSS Newsmakers Nonprofits Business featured this week United Way of Lancaster County Wed, 08 Jul 2015 14:02:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150710/CPBJ01/150709773&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150710/CPBJ01/307089994&source=RSS Awards Industries featured this week Education, government, manufacturing, nonprofits, tourism Wed, 08 Jul 2015 10:15:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20150710/CPBJ01/307089994&source=RSS