ICYMI: Last Week’s Nonprofit News, Today | April 7

Spring is finally here, and with it: the effects of a fully-deployed Obamacare; the first television commercial from the sector’s own senate candidate Michelle Nunn;...

Each week, we bring you a roundup of the news, analysis, and resources that caught our attention in the past week. Be sure to share the articles and blogs that intrigued you over the past week, in the comments.  

Mayor Kasim Reed on the Long History and Renewed Vitality of Atlanta's Commitment to Service

Wednesday, April 2, 2014
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Atlanta Mayor Kasim Reed spent a busy first term grappling with ongoing challenges inherited from earlier administrators: filling out an understaffed police force, reforming the...

Inside, read excerpts from Mayor Reed's interview with GCN President and CEO Karen Beavor, as he discusses the storied past and promising future of Atlanta's nonprofit and service community.

ICYMI: Last Week’s Nonprofit News, Today | Mar. 31

This week sees some discouraging numbers from the Combined Federal Campaign, but some encouraging confirmation from Blackbaud; harsh criticism for the work of the Georgia...

Each week, we bring you a roundup of the news, analysis, and resources that caught our attention in the past week. Be sure to share the articles and blogs that intrigued you over the past week, in the comments. 

ICYMI: Last Week’s Nonprofit News, Today | Mar. 24

Included in today’s roundup: the goings-on at the Gold Dome, including mass arrests (of protestors, not lawmakers) and last-minute legislation; a crowdsourcing infographic from one...

Each week, we bring you a roundup of the news, analysis, and resources that caught our attention in the past week. Be sure to share the articles and blogs that intrigued you over the past week, in the comments. 

Engage, Advocate, Advance: A Challenge

Wednesday, March 19, 2014
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In an opinion piece published in a 2013 issue of Georgia Nonprofit NOW, GCN President and CEO Karen Beavor issues three challenges to "responsible, leading...

I am a bonafide news junkie. CNN and coffee in the morning, NPR during the commute, and local news at night. Listening to the economic reports or Marketplace these days is encouraging as the stock market continues to hang in there, housing prices inch up, and even job reports, though mixed, are far from the dismal free fall experienced during the depth of the recession. But, as the 2013 Georgia legislative session came to an end, and I reviewed the state’s budget, [I was] less optimistic. 

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