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Announcing Transitions with the Reframing Initiative

September 4, 2020

There have been recent changes announced with the National Reframing Human Services Initiative. Bridget Gavaghan, Director, and Georgia Deoudes, Consultant, are both moving on to new opportunities. We greatly appreciate their contributions to the Reframing Initiative and wish them both the best in their next endeavors. Also, with the closing of our Reframing Initiative grant, […]

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2020 Census Update

August 10, 2020

By Zachary Tashman The U.S. Census Bureau announced in April that it was extending the deadline to complete the 2020 count to October 31 due to the COVID-19 pandemic. With Census field staff preparing to knock on doors starting this week, the Trump Administration has abruptly changed course and ordered the deadline to be moved […]

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Interim Leadership During Transition – Sector Leadership Spot

August 10, 2020

By Janice Frey-Angel It takes a progressive thinking board of directors to understand that they need time to do their most important task of choosing the next leader for their organization.   When there has been a long-term leader or an organization is re-examining its role and purpose, the decision to take Interim Leadership is often the best step […]

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Media Attention Needed, Smart Framing Required

August 6, 2020

As a recent article, “Providing a Pandemic Safety Net, Nonprofits Need Their Own,” in The New York Times illustrates, the media are beginning to recognize and highlight the negative economic impact COVID-19 and the recession are having on the revenues of nonprofit organizations across the country. The July 24, 2020 article by Nicholas Kulish describes […]

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Social Security and Medicare Action Alert

July 28, 2020

Republican Senators are attempting to attach legislation to the next COVID-19 relief package that would pave the way for Social Security and Medicare to be gutted behind closed doors. Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) indicated on July 23 that Republican’s forthcoming COVID-19 relief package would include the Time to Rescue United States’ Trusts Act. […]

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