In light of the recent economic crisis, many Americans are experiencing financial uncertainty, loss of assets and a diminished quality of life. Many have pressing financial questions that need answers, and unfortunately, many have not had the opportunity to discuss those questions with professional financial planners. The Financial Planning Association®, Certified Financial Planner Board of… Read more »
Posts Categorized: Driving Sustainability
The Manila, Philippines-based Association of Development Financing Institutions in Asia and the Pacific (ADFIAP), www.adfiap.org with its 127 development bank members in 44 countries has found a unifying initiative to advocate for and help small and medium enterprises (SMEs) gain access to knowledge and finance. Description and Rationale ADFIAP’s SME Finance Initiative (SME/FI) is a… Read more »
The Aluminum Association, an organization located in Arlington VA, announced its first ever photo scavenger hunt contest yesterday. Residents of all 50 U.S. states and DC are encouraged to form teams and take pictures of the different ways aluminum are used in their community. All teams that capture 20 or more photos of aluminum usage… Read more »
Mark Golden, CAE, is the chair of the Power of A Committee, a volunteer council that provides executive level guidance to the campaign. He shares his thoughts on why associations should participate in this effort.
The Consortium of Universities of the Washington Metropolitan Area, a trade association composed of 14 colleges and universities in the DC area, released last week its most comprehensive study to date on the economic impact of the region’s higher education institutions. The study found that despite lagging numbers in many different industries, DC colleges and universities are… Read more »