Back to podcasts
NewsRamp Non Profit News artwork

NewsRamp Non Profit News

Welcome to the NewsRamp Non-profit Podcast your weekly dose of inspiring stories and crucial updates from the nonprofit sector. Each episode highlights the impactful work of organizations around the globe, delves into important policy changes, and explores the challenges and triumphs faced by those dedicated to making the world a better place. Hear from nonprofit leaders, volunteers, and beneficiaries as we uncover the heartwarming and often untold stories of community, resilience, and hope. Tune in and discover how you can be a part of the change.

Episodes


Empowering Military Spouses: New Mental Health Ally Certification artwork

Empowering Military Spouses: New Mental Health Ally Certification

Military Spouse Advocacy Network introduces a new Mental Health Ally Certification, presented by USAA, exclusively for eligible MSAN members. This certification, in partnership with Psych Hub, aims to address mental health resource shortages and support a more mentally fit volunteer force. MSAN's Founder & CEO, Verenice Castillo, emphasizes the importance of these certifications in supporting military spouses and their communities.

Published: 2024-07-16 05:22:51

Duration: 00:02:12

Supporting Communities: Free Telephony, Funding for Women, and a Scholarship for Underserved Communities artwork

Supporting Communities: Free Telephony, Funding for Women, and a Scholarship for Underserved Communities

Opus Virtual Offices is offering 30 days of free telephony service to businesses in Houston affected by Hurricane Beryl. FemSMS, a messaging service for women in conflict zones, has secured funding to expand its reach in Ukraine. Dr. Sudipta Mohanty announces a scholarship for aspiring doctors dedicated to serving underserved communities.

Published: 2024-07-15 05:23:42

Duration: 00:04:01

Breakthroughs in Research Funding, DAO Governance, and Sports Luxury at GBK Brand Bar's Pre ESPY Lounge artwork

Breakthroughs in Research Funding, DAO Governance, and Sports Luxury at GBK Brand Bar's Pre ESPY Lounge

Cure Alzheimer’s Fund raises a record-breaking $34.8 million in 2023 to support research grants and end the burden of Alzheimer’s disease. Stanford University's Professor Jeff Strnad joins Q International Foundation to address governance challenges faced by Decentralized Autonomous Organizations. The Pre ESPY Luxury Lounge in Los Angeles treats sports stars to over $60,000 in gifts and trips, while FinServ Foundation appoints Bonnie M. Treichel, JD, and Dr. David Rhoiney to its board of directors.

Published: 2024-07-12 06:50:57

Duration: 00:06:10

Revitalizing Haltom City with Strong Towns Study artwork

Revitalizing Haltom City with Strong Towns Study

Residents and business owners in Haltom City are facing a decline in the older south and central neighborhoods, with commercial vacancies on main corridors like Denton Highway and NE 28th Street. Haltom United Business Alliance (HUBA) co-founder Ron Sturgeon is offering up to $100,000 for a study by Strong Towns to revitalize the area. Without a plan, nothing will change. Contact city leadership to support working with Strong Towns for a brighter future in Haltom City.

Published: 2024-07-05 14:45:23

Duration: 00:02:00

Feminist Foreign Policies and Compassionate Solutions for Refugees artwork

Feminist Foreign Policies and Compassionate Solutions for Refugees

In this episode, Dr. Kristen Ali Eglinton, co-founder of Footage Foundation, discusses her participation in the Ministerial Conference on Feminist Foreign Policies in Mexico City. The conference focuses on addressing key issues such as climate chaos, sexual and reproductive health and rights, peace and security, and migration. Dr. Eglinton highlights the importance of compassion and connection in providing services to refugees and migrants, emphasizing the need for non-medicalized mental health support.

Published: 2024-07-02 13:24:49

Duration: 00:02:07

UNCF Omni-Channel Radio-thon: Celebrating 80 Years of Scholarships artwork

UNCF Omni-Channel Radio-thon: Celebrating 80 Years of Scholarships

Tune in to today's episode as we cover the first UNCF Omni-Channel Radio-thon, a fundraising event in partnership with FM Omni-Channel Radio Station™ to support college scholarships. Donors are contributing in denominations of eight to mark UNCF's 80th anniversary, with a chance to win a custom women's leather jacket by designer Barbara Bates. Listen to music legends like Ray Parker, Jr. and Dennis Edwards, as well as other celebrities, urging listeners to donate and support UNCF's mission. Learn more about the impact of UNCF scholarships in Illinois and how to get involved by contacting UNCF Chicago at 312-845-2200.

Published: 2024-06-26 07:31:15

Duration: 00:01:59

Driving Innovation in Advertising and Advocating for Crime Victims' Rights artwork

Driving Innovation in Advertising and Advocating for Crime Victims' Rights

On today's episode, we explore the innovative advertising strategies of 500 Car, a global leader in automotive brand promotion. Through cutting-edge technologies like data analytics and AR/VR, 500 Car delivers personalized advertising services while actively supporting environmental protection and charitable causes. We also highlight the tireless efforts of Dr. Amber Deneen Gray and Dr. Tabitha Marie Chapman, recognized by the National Organization for Victim Advocacy for their work in advancing crime victims' rights and advocating for more funding for victim services organizations.

Published: 2024-06-24 00:31:24

Duration: 00:03:32

CancerCon Live 2024: Empowering the AYA Cancer Community in Austin, Texas artwork

CancerCon Live 2024: Empowering the AYA Cancer Community in Austin, Texas

Join us for a special episode discussing the exciting announcement of CancerCon Live 2024 coming to Austin, Texas for the first time ever. This event, hosted by Stupid Cancer, will bring together hundreds of young adult cancer patients, survivors, caregivers, and advocates for a weekend of keynote speakers, workshops, panels, networking opportunities, and social events. Registration is now open at cancercon.org.

Published: 2024-06-12 18:47:28

Duration: 00:01:54

Advancing Sickle Cell Care Globally: Join the 5th Annual 24-hour Event! artwork

Advancing Sickle Cell Care Globally: Join the 5th Annual 24-hour Event!

Join us as we discuss the upcoming 5th Annual 24-hour global event in honor of World Sickle Cell Day 2024, led by Cayenne Wellness Center and Children's Foundation and the Sickle Cell Community Consortium. This marathon aims to unite participants worldwide to raise awareness about sickle cell disease through talent showcases, educational content, and a gaming segment on Twitch to raise funds. Register now to be a part of 'Hope Through Progress: Advancing Sickle Cell Care Globally' and support these nonprofit organizations.

Published: 2024-06-11 13:19:36

Duration: 00:01:52