Monday, January 23, 2012
Nonprofit Sector Solid Employer Over Last Ten Years
Surprising information coming out of a study featured in the Nonprofit Quarterly stating that the Nonprofit Sector retained and even created jobs over the last ten years. This includes the recession where the sector held the line while for profits were shedding jobs at a dramatic rate.
Les surprisingly, the study points out there are increasing threats to the sector as government looks to permanently outsource services and for profits look to compete with nonprofits for market share. The study was recently released by the Johns Hopkins University’s Center for Civil Society Studies . Read the full article here.