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Millennials in the Nonprofit Workforce Present Challenges and Opportunities

Millennials in the Nonprofit Workforce Present Challenges and Opportunities by Teri Behrens and Tory Martin Millennials are the most diverse U.S. generation ever to enter the workforce and, as of this year, they’ll make up more than half of it. This generation’s desire for greater flexibility, transparency, and meaning in

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In the Time of Coronavirus: How many eligible nonprofits benefited from the Paycheck Protection Program?

In the Time of Coronavirus: How many eligible nonprofits benefited from the Paycheck Protection Program? by Jeff Williams In July 2020, the U.S. Department of the Treasury and the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) released dozens of summary data files about organizations — nonprofit and for-profit — that received loans

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Collaboration and Consolidation in Philanthropy’s Infrastructure

Collaboration and Consolidation in Philanthropy’s Infrastructure by Teri Behrens and Tory Martin A desire for greater impact and partnership is driving more of philanthropy’s infrastructure organizations to combine their efforts — and sometimes their staff. However, research suggests another possible motive for these changes: a lack of sustainable, significant funding

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Inclusive growth requires urgent collaboration and deliberate patience.

Inclusive growth requires urgent collaboration and deliberate patience. by Juan R. Olivarez States across the U.S. are beginning to reopen their economies, but with significant changes — business-as-usual has gone out the window. As we redesign workplaces and public spaces in the wake of COVID-19, we must place equity at

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