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News Archives

A woman shakes the hand of a donor.

Right on the Money: Good Stewardship Equals Good Management

April 25, 2010

In the vernacular of nonprofit fundraising, stewardship means building and maintaining good relationships with donors and volunteers. The hope is that they’ll make additional contributions of money, time and effort to the organization in the future.

A 4-H member shows a cow at a county fair.

Primary Sources: Through Community Service, Youth Make Friends and Influence People

April 15, 2010

Two recent articles in 4-H's Journal of Youth Development highlight the ways young people benefit from participating in community service programs. 

Photograph of young people in front of Lisbon Central School.

Bright Idea: Leadership Programs Enable Middle Schoolers to Make Their Mark

April 5, 2010

Two years ago, a Connecticut seventh-grader named Peter helped his community’s senior citizens through a treacherous winter. 

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