I read a good article by Philip Rucker in today’s Washington Post, called: “Some Nonprofits Push for Increased Federal Involvement.”
Mr. Rucker begins the article saying, “In the world of philanthropy, where independence from government has long been sacred, a revolution is underway. Social entrepreneurs are clamoring for a realignment of the way the federal government and nonprofit groups work together to maximize the impact of American generosity.” He then continues to identify several ways the federal government can work in concert with nonprofits, as well as acknowledging the hesitancy of many nonprofits to get entangled with the government. Interestingly, for some reason he only gives scant mention of President Bush’s Faith Based and Community Initiative.
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