Advocacy & Development

Geena Davis Institute on Gender in Media SmartBrief

News on gender issues in children's media

Geena Davis Institute on Gender in Media SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: Geena Davis Institute on Gender in Media

Hollywood's lack of focus on women moviegovers yields box-office declines


  • Hollywood Reporter, The

Many of this summer's blockbusters have failed to appeal to the women, which is proving to be more influential in box-office results. The opening-weekend audience for "Amazing Spider-Man 2" was only 3… Read More

Gay Politics Report

News about the LGBT community

Gay Politics Report

Published in partnership with: Gay & Lesbian Victory Institute

Founder of Ala. LGBT group discusses activism


  • Washington Blade (Washington, D.C.)

Lane Galbraith, an Alabama man who in May publicly came out as transgender, in this article discusses his decision to found an LGBT advocacy organization in his hometown of Mobile. One of the issues G… Read More

UCP SmartBrief

News to help people with disabilities lead a life without limits

UCP SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: United Cerebral Palsy

Clinic showcases wheelchair-based sports


  • Dallas Morning News (free content), The

An adaptive sports clinic held at the University of Texas at Arlington gave people with disabilities who use power wheelchairs a chance to participate in soccer, hockey and bocce. Clinic organizer Mil… Read More

UN Wire

News covering the UN and the world

UN Wire

Published in partnership with: United Nations Foundation

UN Radio


  • UN Radio

75,000 migrants have crossed the Mediterranean sea this year Read More

Community Association Management SmartBrief

News for community association managers

Community Association Management SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: National Board of Certification for Community Association Managers

HOAs come together for annual Neighborhood Retreat


  • State (Columbia, S.C.), The

More than 140 people from 18 neighborhoods in Charlotte, S.C., attended the fourth annual Neighborhood Retreat. The event brings homeowners associations together to discuss ways to improve their commu… Read More

Housing Matters SmartBrief

Housing industry news and information

Housing Matters SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: The MacArthur Foundation

Opinion: Move affordable housing to the suburbs in Twin Cities


  • Star Tribune (Minneapolis-St. Paul, Minn.)

The suburbs are where most entry-level jobs are located in the Twin Cities, but most affordable housing is in the inner city. The solution is not to transport workers to the suburbs, but to place hous… Read More

SmartBrief Insights

News for association leaders

SmartBrief Insights

Inclusion Solutions

News on diversity and inclusion for the accounting profession

Inclusion Solutions

Published in partnership with: American Institute of CPAs

Ohio accounting careers program receives diversity award


  • CPA Practice Advisor online

The Accounting Careers Awareness Program, which is run by the Ohio Society of CPAs, the Ohio CPA Foundation and the Ohio chapters of the National Association of Black Accountants, received a Power of … Read More

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