Surviving the Downturn : Environmental Nonprofits Face a New Economic Reality

Bender, Kristin
September 2009
Our Planet: Weekly Newsletter of E Magazine;9/27/2009, p5
The article reports on the moves established by different environmental nonprofit organizations in the U.S. to survive the ecomonic downturn. It highlights David Brower Center which offers shared space with reduced rentals for green nonprofit groups. It states that funding for nonprofits has stalled forcing them to reevaluate their core priorities. It notes that leaders of the groups have cut jobs, eliminated annual events and have watched annual donations dip due to the economy.


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