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Collective Impact At Work: Thanks To Scholars, Volunteer Advisors, Sponsors
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Charitable Words Scholars are on Spring 2015 assignments with a variety of nonprofits doing important work in Greater Cincinnati and Northern Kentucky. Here’s a shout-out to the scholars, advisors and sponsors engaged in “learning and lending a hand” to help nonprofits “better their impact and best tell their stories.” Charitable Words Scholars: Here are projects […]

Charitable Words, Against The Grain Scholars collaborate on 'Photo Voice'
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Students involved in “Photo Voice,” left to right: Aaron Ney (8th Grader at Madeira Middle School), Quy’lier Roland (7th Grader at St. Francis Seraph School), Matt Megois (8th Grader at Madeira Middle School), Mark Goodly (Sophomore at Taft High School), Charlie Schmitz (8th Grader at Madeira Middle School), Kiara Carson (Freshman at Seton High School) – Photo by Charitable Words […]

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People Working Cooperatively volunteers came to rescue for Dora and Billy Wallace, whose Milford home’s flooring so saturated with moisture Dora feared they would one day just “fall into the basement.“ By Tom Callinan Charitable Words I didn’t realize it until the credit roll, but video projects Charitable Words Scholars have done for People Working […]

NKU Students, Mayerson Philanthropy Project Partner With Charitable Words
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Above: Students from Northern Kentucky University’s Mayerson Student Philanthropy Project class experience hands-on learning as volunteers at St. Vincent de Paul in Covington. Students from Northern Kentucky University’s nonprofit management program will collaborate with Charitable Words on a Spring 2015 class project to help raise funds for Charitable Words Scholars and get an up-close view of […]

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Tom Bishop, an experienced media, public policy and nonprofit professional, has joined Charitable Words as Director of Development. Bishop is the owner and principal at NPOforge, a consultancy for nonprofits in the areas of strategic change, development, technology, administration and social enterprise.  Bishop brings with him more than a quarter century of experience in nonprofit […]

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A team of Charitable Words Scholars from Cincinnati and Northern Kentucky colleges has been assigned to a major branding and awareness campaign with Kicks For Kids, a Covington-based nonprofit that provides fun and enrichment for children at risk. The students and recent graduates will work with Executive Director Christine Sebastian and Charitable Words’ network of […]

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 Photos by Charitable Words Scholar Mike Schalk Personal Guardianship Services hosted 50 guests at Maggiano’s in October for a viewing party of a video showcasing its work providing care and guidance to those who may have no where else to turn in decisions about finances, health care and living arrangements. Cardboard cutouts of Hollywood stars […]

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I heard great news last week from Tracy Fuchs at Family Nurturing Center, a local nonprofit that does important work in its mission “to end the cycle of child abuse by promoting individual well-being and healthy family relationships.” FNC just received a small grant from the HealthPath Foundation of Ohio funding its ‘Red Flag’ project […]

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Arizona State University students will partner with The Purple Ribbon Council on a puppet performance and video to educate school children and raise public awareness about bullying, date and domestic violence. The students will be assigned internships with Charitable Words, a nonprofit that connects nonprofits with students, volunteer professional advisors and connections to pro bono […]

Charitable Words Scholars From NKU Will Document Wordplay Poetry Project
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From left: Sara Drabik, Libby Hunter, Taylor Harris, Erin Mullins, Michele Day, Holland Rains A Charitable Words Scholars team from Northern Kentucky University’s College of Informatics will produce a documentary video for Wordplay, a Cincinnati nonprofit that provides free tutoring, literacy & creative writing programs for students K-12. The multimedia project will document students as they prepare for […]