Findings Friday | Serving Our Vets, Part 3: Veteran-Nonprofit Misalignment

Friday, July 19, 2013
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GCN’s Metro Atlanta Veterans’ Services Research Project (VSRP) is the first comprehensive study designed to gain a more holistic understanding of how best to support area...

The ten-county metro Atlanta area is home to approximately 216,000 veterans.  This blog series focuses on issues highlighted by a survey of metro vets and veteran-service organizations and potential solutions to enable nonprofits to promote social reintegration. So far, we've posted on the skyrocketing of service usage over time; nonprofits’ capacity to provide veteran-specific assistance.  Today, in the final of the three-part series, we'll focus on the mismatch of nonprofits’ focus and veteran needs.

In Case You Missed It: Last Week's NP News, Today | July 15

Each Monday, we bring you a roundup of the news that caught our attention over the past week.

Today’s entry brings us new approaches to Millennial engagement, tips for fundraising across a number of channels (old and new), a milestone for Georgia’s Points of Light foundation, and more!

Findings Friday | State Budget Breakdown

Friday, July 12, 2013
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Georgia's new $37.2 billion FY2014 budget went into effect on July 1. What does this mean for Georgia's nonprofits and constituents? Find out in this...

In the latest issue of Georgia Nonprofit NOW, we discussed some of the highlights from the Georgia General Assembly's 2013 legislative session and provided a more in-depth look at 2013 legislation affecting Georgia's nonprofit sector. Today, we'll take a deeper dive into HB 106, Georgia's 2014 state budget, which went into effect on July 1.