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The Overhead Myth: Moving Toward a Solution

In 2013, Jacob Harold, President and CEO of GuideStar (www.guidestar.org or @GuideStarUSA) joined with colleagues at BBB Wise Giving Alliance and Charity Navigator to write an open letter to the donors of America explaining that “overhead ratios” are a poor … Continue reading

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How Effective Are Nonprofits?

As I’ve posted previously, it can be very difficult for nonprofits to measure their impact. The bottom line for nonprofits is essentially qualitative, not quantitative. Blue Avocado recently published an article about the attempts to rate nonprofits and where these … Continue reading

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