State of the Sector Surveys

Selected Media Coverage

  • "Grant Makers Channel More to Charities' Operating Costs" by Ben Gose in The Chronicle of Philanthropy

  • "Doing Better: NC nonprofit sector needs to rethink approach as funding shrinks" by Christopher Gergen and Stephen Martin in newsobserver.com

  • "Resilience and the Arts" by Lane Harwell in Huffington Post

  • "Survey Report: U.S. Arts and Cultural Organizations Getting Creative Amid Funding Challenges" in Digital Journal

  • "HSC Calls on Gov for $354M Investment in Human Services Sector" in New York Nonprofit Press

  • "Doing Better: Communities in Schools use data to help at-risk NC students" in newsobserver.com

  • "Thoughts on Making Social Impact Bonds Work- If They Should at All" by Rick Cohen in Nonprofit Quarterly

  • "More of the Same: The Nonprofit Finance Fund's Annual State of the Nonprofit Sector Survey by Ed Cortas" by Ed Cortas in Center for Nonprofit Excellence

  • "The Seemingly Intractable" by John Patrick Bailey, Ph.D. in Philanthropy Front and Center- Cleveland

  • Wanted: non-profit matchmakers by Sarah Murray in Mixing It Up

  • "Nonprofits find financial stability through creativity" by Lindsay Patton-Carson in MiBiz

  • "Impact investing: What's in it for your nonprofit?" by Flavie Halais in Devex Impact

  • "A Strong Field Framework for SIBs" by Tracy Palandjian & Jane Hughes in Stanford Social Innovation Review

  • "Vermont Nonprofits Find Solutions to Government Contracting Challenges" by Lauren-Glenn Davitian in vtdigger.org

  • "Nonprofit organizations make up for cash dearth with creative programs" by Megan Harris in TribLive News

  • "Nonprofit organizations make up for cash dearth with creative programs" by Megan Harris in TribLive News

  • "Nonprofit Knowledge Matters | The Financial State of the Nonprofit Sector" in National Council of Nonprofits

  • "The cost of income inequality" by David Hoppe in Nuvo

  • "Report: Increase in non-profit demand; stability a problem" by Bill Reagan in Valley Morning Star

  • "What Does 'Increased Need' Look Like for a Small Nonprofit" by Ruth McCambridge in Nonprofit Quarterly

  • "Are nonprofits recovering with the economy? Survey says..." by Caryn Stein in NonProfit Marketing Blog

  • "2014 State of the Nonprofit Sector Survey" by Todd Cohen in Philanthropy North Carolina

  • "State of the Nonprofit Sector" by Sandi Vidal in The Huffington Post

  • "Nonprofits Seeking New Funding Models, Sources, Survey Finds" in Philanthropy News Digest

  • "Mass. Nonprofits Say Resources Won't Meet Higher Demand in '14" in Massachusetts Nonprofit News

  • "Survey: 56% of America's Nonprofits Can't Meet Demand; 55% Have Less Than 3 Months Unrestricted Cash" by EJP in Jewish Philanthropy

  • "56% of Nonprofits Can't Meet Demand" in The NonProfit Times

  • "Many Groups Seek New Sources of Funds as Economy Recovers, Study Finds" by Ben Gose in The Chronicle of Philanthropy

    (http://philanthropy.com/article/Many-Groups-Seek-New-Ways-to/145723/)

  • "Charities still feel squeeze from recession as shrinking donations fail to meet demand" by Phillip Swarts in The Washington Times

  • "Nonprofits Ask: What Economic Recovery?" in Thnk Advisor

  • "Nonprofit Finance Fund Survey Points to Tough Road Ahead" by Ruth McCambridge in Nonprofit Quarterly

  • "The Fundamental Flaws in How We Finance the Nonprofit Sector" by Nell Edgington in Social Velocity

  • "Why take the 2014 'State of the Nonprofit Sector' Survey?" by Tessa Borelli in Philanthropy News Digest

  • "The Power of Digital Fundraising" in Philanthropy News Digest

  • "What Do You Think of the State of the Nonprofit Sector?" in Social Velocity

  • "Government Giving Nonprofits Angst" by Annie Lowrey in The New York Times

  • "Data in Action: The Community Foundation for Greater New Haven" in National Center for Arts Research

  • "Charities Brace For Government Shutdown" by Mark Hrywna in The NonProfit Times

  • "Navigating Tough Trade-Offs in the Era of Scarcity" by Antony Bugg-Levine in The Chronicle of Philanthropy: Money & Mission Blog

  • "How the Board Can Really Step Up to the Fundraising Plate" by Nell Edgington in The Huffington Post

  • "Research Friday: Government contracting in the new normal" by Anjali Deshmukh & Angela Francis in ASU Lodestar Center Blog

  • "Evidence of a New Economic Reality for Non-profits (and how Social Impact Bonds might help)" by Justin Bertagnolli in SocialFinance.ca

  • "Donations Barely Rose Last Year as Individuals Held Back, Report Says" by Debra Blum and Holly Hall in The Chronicle of Higher Education

  • "Better Funder/Grantee Dialogue: From Elusive to Imperative" by in The Center for Effective Philanthropy

  • "The State of Small Nonprofits" by Anjali Deshmukh & Angela Francis in Philanthropy Northwest Blog

  • "The Need Is High and the Funds Are Low" by Sandi Vidal in The Huffington Post

  • "Nonprofit finances on the mend" by Theresa Agovino in Crain's New York Business

  • "Maine Non-Profits Feeling Pinch from Sequester Cuts" by Jay Field in MBPN

  • "Nonprofits Taking Steps to Adapt to 'New Normal', Survey Finds" in Philanthropy News Digest

  • "State of the Nonprofit Sector Survey Results" by Pam Fessler in NPR Radio