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The Nonprofit Finance Fund (NFF) has found a strong market for its nonprofit business analysis and other advisory services, in addition to its original role as a lender to nonprofits. Founded in 1980, NFF is based in New York City with a regional office in Philadelphia. Alice Richardson, associate director of NFF’s advisory services in Philadelphia and a former community development lender at J. P. Morgan and Co Inc. (now JPMorgan Chase and Co.), explained: “As NFF began lending to nonprofits in the 1980s, it developed expertise in financial areas and an understanding of the challenges faced by nonprofits. ...
is an American nonprofit executive best-known for her impact in creating a social enterprise model within a nonprofit organizational and governance structure. Under her co-leadership, TechSoup Global has become the largest technology assistance nonprofit in the world, coordinating an international network of 32 technology support organizations and serving more than 300,000 nonprofits and libraries each month in 2009. Ms Masisak received her MBA from the Columbia University Business School, and worked as a management consultant with Coopers & Lybrand for 9 years, and in leadership roles in several Internet businesses thereafter. ...
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nonprofits live in a constant state of financial uncertainty.For nearly 30 years, Nonprofit Finance Fund (NFF) has been working to solve this problem by offering an unusual continuum of financing and consulting services that help both nonprofits and funders stay in balance and in business. NFF also functions as a key intermediary between nonprofits and funders, providing growth capital services, advocacy and thought leadership. Since its founding in 1980, NFF has helped more than 8,000 nonprofits implement sustainable growth and thereby improve their capacity to serve their communities. Headquartered in New York City, NFF has a ... market research, surveys and trends
Worrisome Numbers For 2010 Budgets And Boards - Real Clear Arts
which makes loans and provides financial consultations, released the results of its annual State of the Sector survey. In this year's edition, of 1,315 nonprofit leaders, it found most were bracing for a tough 2010. No surpise, there. But it also found, in the arts sector, that many want help with their boards -- maybe that's no shock either, but it speaks to an issue I've mentioned before as worrisome. In general, across all kinds of non-profits --  arts, human services, environment, education, animal welfare, etc.: Nearly 90% expect 2010 to be as difficult or more difficult than 2009; only ... market research, surveys and trends


The Business of Giving | Northwest giving trends not as grim as ...
Exploring philanthropy, non-profits and socially motivated business, from the Gates Foundation to your donation. A fresh look at the economy of good intentions. Blog Home E-mail Kristi Twitter feed Subscribe April 15, 2010 at 2:52 PM Comments (1)      E-mail article      Print view      Share Posted by Kristi Heim Last year was the worst year for non-profit fundraising in a decade, and all but 10 percent of non-profits in the U.S. are expecting this year to be as difficult or more so, in terms of demand for services and available resources. Update: The Foundation ... industry trends, business articles and survey research
NONPROFIT FINANCE FUND: Dealing with Tough Times: How NFF can help
Whether they provide education, shelter, or cutting-edge research, nonprofit organizations are currently facing the perfect storm: a greater need for their services and evaporating (or nonexistent) reserves, worsened by funding cuts from all sides. In our recent nationwide survey, 1100 nonprofits told us about the extraordinary challenges they're facing. During 2009, 75% percent expect an increase in demand for their services. At the same time, 43% expect cuts in government revenue while 62% expect a decrease in foundation revenue. Only 12% expect to operate above break-even. Without money and financial guidance in ... industry trends, business articles and survey research
Ojai council raises questions about Libbey Bowl funding
Council members Betsy Clapp and Sue Horgan asked City Manager Jere Kersnar to analyze what it might mean to the city if it advances up to $1.6 million from its reserve fund for the project. They want to know the possible consequences before voting on the proposal at the council’s next meeting Tuesday. Council members Steve Olsen and Carol Smith voted to go ahead with the project. “I’m a huge supporter of this project,” Clapp said. “I donated my own money, but there are too many unanswered questions.” “The issue is very complex. I’m mindful of the importance of the bowl, but I’m also aware of the limited financial resources of ... market trends, news research and surveys resources
Jacob's Pillow Photography Exhibit Runs at Dance New Amsterdam June 23 - August 11
Images by Christopher Duggan, a Festival photographer for Jacob's Pillow Dance, are being presented in a solo exhibit at Dance New Amsterdam in New York City, June 23 through August 11. Festival 2010 marks Duggan's fifth season as a primary photographer of Jacob's Pillow Dance Festival, which annually presents more than 50 outstanding dance companies from all over the world, and 200 free talks, performances, and exhibits. An opening reception with the photographer will be held at Dance New Amsterdam, Wednesday, June 23, at 7pm. Founded in 1933 by modern dance pioneer Ted Shawn , Jacob's Pillow is widely ... market trends, news research and surveys resources


Nonprofit Finance Fund's Nonprofit Survey
Page 1. Nonprofit Finance Fund's. Nonprofit Survey. Zoomerang Survey Results. March 2009. AL. 2. 0%. AK. 2. 0%. AZ. 3. 0%. AR. 2. 0%. CA. 129. 13% ... technology research, surveys study and trend statistics
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On behalf of the Nonprofit Finance Fund (NFF), a 23 year old community developmentfinancial institution (CDFI), I am pleased to provide comments in ... technology research, surveys study and trend statistics
Nonprofit Finance Fund Survey: America's Nonprofits Brace for ...
America's nonprofits expect that 2010 will be financially more difficult or as difficult as 2009, according to a recent survey by Nonprofit Finance Fund . The survey of more than 1,300 nonprofit leaders in markets nationwide also found strong evidence of the dramatic and creative steps that organizations are taking in order to maintain – and even expand – service delivery to meet increased demand during this time of continued economic uncertainty. For full results, click here . Key findings include: Nearly 90% expect 2010 to be as difficult or more difficult than 2009; only 12% expect 2010 to be financially easier for their ...
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