HOPEster of the Month…Andre Gibson of Gibson Technologies/Tollo Community System

Date: 03/03/2015

Posted by Hope4Cities on February 2, 2015 It’s that time of the month again!  It’s time to showcase local HOPEsters of the month!  This month I present to you a Q & A with Andre Gibson, of Gibson Technologies.  Wit

Public Libraries Add Social Workers and Social Programs

Date: 11/15/2014

by Barbara Trainin Blank      Public libraries have always been democratic, serving a cross-section of the population. After all, they are public, often easily accessible, and free.     As these populations have

Community Activism: Helping the Homeless

Date: 06/10/2014

By Melissa Murphy   “For I was hungry and you gave me something to eat, I was thirsty and you gave me something to drink, I was a stranger and you invited me in….”  -Holy Bible, Matthew 25:35 (NIV)    Accor

Promoting Your Nonprofit: Three Lessons

Date: 03/11/2014

by Andre' Gibson  How to promote your nonprofit Although many are drawn to work in nonprofits are committed to a cause, it is important that you do not assume that every individual shares that commitment. In order to build a support base you s

Five things you should know about social entrepreneurship

Date: 08/01/2013

Jeffrey A. Robinson, Ph.D. is a Senior Fellow at The Center for Urban Entrepreneurship & Economic Development at Rutgers Business School "What is that? Socialism?"   That was the reaction I got one time when I was introduced

Poverty and Unemployment: Exploring the Connections

Date: 05/23/2013

Classroom Resources: Wealth and Poverty Anti-Bias Domain: Justice Grade Level: Grades 6 to 8 Grades 9 to 12 Subject: Reading and Language Arts Social Studies Math and Technology