Consultant and author Marlene Chism: "It takes sustainable energy to work in the nonprofit world. Leaders can reduce burnout and increase morale by embodying values, focusing on the gains and connecting purpose to identity."
FORVIS senior manager Kayla Bell: "Hopefully, this summary of special event reporting alleviates the administrative burden you might face with IRS compliance to keep the spotlight on your successful fundraising endeavor."
Executive Editor Christine Temple discusses workforce, revenue sources and demand for services with nonprofit leaders.
For most, winter offers a break from gardening. But there’s plenty of action at Amanda Belle’s Farm on East Primrose Street, a Springfield Community Gardens project at the edge of the Cox Medical Center South campus.
Newsmakers in the areas of architecture, banking & finance, education, health care and nonprofit.
Joe Carmichael receives the award during the Springfield chamber's annual meeting.
Habitat for Humanity marks 35 years of providing stable housing.
Restore SGF Inc., a 501(c)(3) nonprofit geared toward restoring older homes that are deteriorating in Springfield while increasing homeownership, formed a board of directors at the start of the year.
The ballet is one of the 30-plus organizations that use The Creamery, and one of 11 with headquarters there. But in the two decades since the arts center opened, most of those organizations have grown. Some arts leaders say they have to be creative to meet their current needs in the space available.
Newsmakers in the areas of banking & finance, construction, education and nonprofit.
Mike Crocker is among honorees for this year's Salute to Travel & Tourism Awards Banquet.
The home in north Springfield hosts temporary stays for guests in need.
Hahn Adventure Co. focuses on short-term rentals, events and experiences, and outdoor adventures.
Francine Pratt joins two other locals currently serving as governing members for the organization.
In November 2018, nearly two-thirds of Missouri voters approved Proposition B, an initiative that substantially increased the state’s minimum wage. The hike raised base pay to $12 per hour from $7.85 – a 53% increase – over five years, reaching that target on Jan. 1.
Officials say move will help offset increased operating costs.
MASBA aims to aid company owners with events and education.
Ariake Sushi and Robata opened; Great Southern Bancorp Inc. (Nasdaq: GSBC) opened its newest branch in Springfield; and a longtime employee with City Utilities of Springfield went into business for himself with the launch of Van Every Drafting & Design LLC.