non profit http://wvxu.org en Charitable Words Gives Voice to Nonprofits http://wvxu.org/post/charitable-words-gives-voice-nonprofits <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span>One of the greatest challenges facing nonprofits and advocacy groups is communicating the importance of their work. Howard Wilkinson talks with former Cincinnati Enquirer Editor Tom Callinan about <a href="http://charitablewords.com/" target="_blank">Charitable Words</a>, an organization he started to serve as a resource to help organizations tell their stories effectively.</p><p></p> Thu, 12 Dec 2013 11:30:00 +0000 Howard Wilkinson 20661 at http://wvxu.org Charitable Words Gives Voice to Nonprofits Cincinnati Community Tool Bank http://wvxu.org/post/cincinnati-community-tool-bank <p>A relatively new non-profit in Cincinnati has the mission to help other non-profits, as well as churches and civic groups, by providing necessary tools and equipment as low-cost rentals rather than expensive purchases. <strong>Kat Pepmeyer</strong> is the executive director of the <a href="http://cincinnati.toolbank.org/"><strong>Cincinnati Community Tool Bank</strong>, </a>currently only one of four affiliates of Tool Bank USA in the country. She sits down with Mark Perzel to discuss how the organization began, its mission, and how organizations can access the services they provide.</p> Fri, 08 Feb 2013 05:31:15 +0000 Mark Perzel 8922 at http://wvxu.org Cincinnati Community Tool Bank Queen City Bike http://wvxu.org/post/queen-city-bike <p>Biking in Cincinnati is exploding as a way of saving on gas, protecting the environment and getting exercise. Nern Ostendorf, the director of <a href="http://www.queencitybike.org/"><strong>Queen City Bike</strong></a>, a non-profit organization that promotes safe biking for a healthier environment and healthier citizens, discuss his organization and biking in Cincinnati with Mark Perzel.</p> Fri, 05 Oct 2012 05:30:10 +0000 Mark Perzel 4612 at http://wvxu.org Queen City Bike Melodic Connections http://wvxu.org/post/melodic-connections <p>Robin Carey-Allgeyer learns more about <a href="http://www.melodicconnections.org/">Melodic Connections</a>, a non-profit music therapy organization, and the upcoming Fall Fundraiser Bash, from Executive Director<strong> Betsy Zenk Nuseibah</strong>.</p> Fri, 14 Sep 2012 05:32:20 +0000 Robyn Carey-Allgeyer 3832 at http://wvxu.org Melodic Connections Ramp it Up for Vets http://wvxu.org/post/ramp-it-vets <p><strong>Jock Pitts</strong>, president and CEO of<a href="http://www.pwchomerepairs.org/about-pwc/pwc-story.aspx"> People Working Cooperatively</a>, joins Mark Perzel to share details of a new initiative,<strong> </strong><a href="http://www.pwchomerepairs.org/support-pwc/donate/text-to-give.aspx">Ramp It Up for Vets</a>, specifically designed to assist veterans with home repairs and modifications.</p> Fri, 14 Sep 2012 05:31:20 +0000 Mark Perzel 3897 at http://wvxu.org Ramp it Up for Vets