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Breaking the Cycle of Poverty in Young Families: Two-Generation Policy Recommendations

April 14, 2015

Recent economic downturns tremendously impacted communities and families in the United States, especially young families. There is a growing chorus of voices calling for new models and solutions that meet the needs of both young parents and their children collectively. Two-generation programming provides an important poverty reduction roadmap for young families, making service providers, policy […]

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Two-Gen Outcomes Bank from Ascend at the Aspen Institute

April 14, 2015

Ascend at the Aspen Institute’s 2Gen (Two-Gen) Outcomes Bank is designed to help capture and organize the outcomes, research, tools, and evidence base for two-generation approaches, strategies, and programs. Within the database, you will find outcomes, indicators, and research organized by child, parent, and family across the core 2Gen components of education, economic assets, health […]

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New Money: Power of Many With Group Purchasing

April 1, 2015

Group purchasing could offer some major advantages for your association. In fact, it can be a win-win for everyone paying the bill. Here’s how. By Samantha Whitehorne A few years ago, the National Human Services Assembly was looking for a way to add member benefits and increase the organization’s nondues revenue. Irv Katz, NHSA president and […]

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Konica Minolta Business Solutions Continues Partnership with PurchasingPoint to Provide Large Nonprofits with Online Access to Discounted Products and Services

March 25, 2015

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE  Konica Minolta Business Solutions Continues Partnership with PurchasingPoint® to Provide Large Nonprofits with Online Access to Discounted Products and Services  Over the 10-year history of the program, partnerships with leading companies like Konica Minolta have allowed an estimated savings of over $96 million to members  Washington, D.C. – March 25, 2015 – PurchasingPoint®, the only group […]

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It’s Easier for a Nonprofit to Save Money than It Is to Raise It!

March 19, 2015

This article originally appeared on GuideStar’s website. View original >> By Irv Katz and Michelle Sims Making ends meet financially is an everyday challenge for nonprofits. Sometimes the greater challenge is finding ways to effectively lower costs without harming the organization’s mission or programs. What if we said that the nonprofit sector can adopt a systematic approach to […]

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