TITLE

Surviving the Downturn : Environmental Nonprofits Face a New Economic Reality

AUTHOR(S)
Bender, Kristin
PUB. DATE
September 2009
SOURCE
Our Planet: Weekly Newsletter of E Magazine;9/27/2009, p5
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
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.
ACCESSION #
44495507

 

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