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Bridgespan study shows funding challenges for rural nonprofits

Rural nonprofits lag behind their urban counterparts in funding from the federal government, private foundations and corporations and are less able to help disadvantaged residents in their communities, a new report from the Bridgespan Group finds. Funded by Atlantic Philanthropies, … Continue reading

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Layoffs, program cuts at nonprofits on rise because of recession

The impact of the economic downturn on the nonprofit sector has deepened over the past six months, with an increasing number of organizations resorting to layoffs, broad programmatic reductions and reserve draw-downs, a new report from the Bridgespan Group that … Continue reading

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Nonprofits hiring despite recession

Even though nonprofits are cutting staff and expenses as they struggle to survive the recession, many are still hiring, with 24,000 management positions vacant this year, a new report shows. According to the Philanthropy Journal article, as of early this … Continue reading

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