3/10/2014: Consultants/nonprofit services
The Committee on Nonprofit Organizations of the American Bar Association's Business Law Section is seeking nominations for the 2014 Outstanding Nonprofit Lawyer Awards. The awards are presented annually to outstanding lawyers in the categories of academic, attorney, nonprofit in-house counsel, and young attorney (under 35 years old or in practice for less than 10 years). The committee will also bestow its Vanguard Award for lifetime commitment or achievement on a leading legal practitioner in the nonprofit field.
Web site: http://apps.americanbar.org/dch/committee.cfm?com=CL580007
Applications for fellowships from the Nathan Cummings Foundation. Three individuals will each receive a $100,000 grant and office space in New York City to focus on economic inquality or climate change. Who may apply: applicants must be U.S. citizens and have a track record of risk taking and a proven ability to turn ideas into action.
Web site: http://www.nathancummings.org/grant-programs/cummings-fellowship
Applications for grants from the Blue Shield of California Foundation. The foundation will award up to $1-million in grants to California community health centers and county-operated clinics to develop or improve care teams. Applicants must receive general operating support funding from the foundation or be county-operated clinics predominantly serving low-income Californians that currently deliver care through teams; have patients assigned to the panel of one primary provider, with a system of empanelment in place for at least six months, and have implemented an electronic health record system that has been live for at least six months.
Web site: http://www.blueshieldcafoundation.org/sites/default/files/u9/TeamBasedCare_RFA_FINAL_February_2014.pdf