iBi - May 2015

by Stevie Zvereva

Armed with the results of an economic impact study, local human services organizations are promoting collaboration and reversing common misconceptions.

Community Impact

Ethical Fundraising Builds Trust

by Jeff Scheirer
Association of Fundraising Professionals, Central Illinois Chapter

To be successful, organizations must first earn the community’s trust.

Investing in People

by Mike Kennedy
Human Service Center

For-profit and nonprofit businesses have a lot in common and learn from each other.

Building Sustainable Communities

by Michele Sullivan
Caterpillar Foundation

LISC coordinates partners to work together to tackle a slew of issues in distressed neighborhoods.


Networking at Its Finest

by Raylana Anderson

Businesses large and small face unprecedented challenges in today’s business market.