Community Services Fund
Who is Community SErvices FUnd of Nebraska?
- Community Services Fund is a coalition of 57 diverse non-profit organizations, some of whom provide services statewide. Member organizations offer education, advocacy and direct services that promote innovative solutions and enhance the quality of life for all Nebraskans.
- Community Services Fund raises money through workplace campaigns primarily payroll deduction. Member organizations are largely supported by individual donor contributions. Community Services Fund gives them the opportunity to access funds from donors who give at work.
- Community Services Fund is always looking to partner with workplaces across Nebraska to offer our member agencies as a payroll giving choice!
Current information on philanthropy from the Non-Profit Quarterly.
27 February 2015, 2:41 pm
Title II Net Neutrality Passes at FCC: A Battle Won, but the War’s Not Over
Yesterday’s FCC ruling enshrines a stronger policy on net neutrality, founded on the declaration that broadband Internet service is a telecommunications service under Title II of the Communications Act. more information
27 February 2015, 2:32 pm
International Giving Study Focused on High Net Worth Folk Projects 5% Increase in 2015
A study by international bank BNP Paribas suggests individual philanthropy will grow 5% in 2015. But the small, narrow sample makes us pause. more information
27 February 2015, 2:29 pm
Is Big Government Devouring Philanthropy’s Space?
In the Winter 2015 issue of Philanthropy magazine, pundit George Will writes that American philanthropy is in danger. more information
27 February 2015, 2:20 pm
San Francisco Nonprofits Push for a Piece of the Action
The tech boom has the Bay Area riding high, and community-based nonprofits are advocating for additional appropriations from San Francisco’s budget surplus. more information
27 February 2015, 2:04 pm
Gun Control Stalls: Assault Rifles and Us
The introduction of a bill to prevent people on terrorist watch lists from purchasing assault rifles is an opportunity for nonprofits to revive the national movement for gun control. more information
27 February 2015, 10:34 am
A Call to All Leaders from Young Leaders: Manifesto for Social Change
With its engaging design and prose, the Social Change Manifesto, written by the Millennial Advisory Committee of the Andrew Goodman Foundation is a call to action on a tangle of interconnected social issues that must be taken up as a whole by civic leaders. more information
26 February 2015, 2:18 pm
Houston Finds 850 DNA Matches after Eliminating Rape Kit Backlog
After a backlog three decades long, Houston has tested over 6,600 rape kits, resulting in six convictions. more information
26 February 2015, 2:14 pm
When Museums Own Nazi-Looted Art
The Norton Simon Museum in California faces legal challenges after two pieces are claimed to be Nazi-looted art. more information