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    Leadership

    Scaling Deep, Not Up: Lessons from Detroit

    Attempts to replicate Silicon Valley's success have yielded results in some locations and not others. New research tries to understand the reasons why.

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    Leadership

    Five ways city leaders can support Black entrepreneurs’ efforts to ‘buy back the block’

    Brookings has published a report on racial disparities in commercial real-estate ownership as Black business owners have been historically excluded

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    Resource Mobilization

    Diversify Your Fundraising Strategy to Grow Support in 2023

    Nonprofits are likely to prioritize their top fundraising strategies at the start of the year as well as looking for more opportunities to secure support.

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    Resource Mobilization

    5 Trends That Will Shape Fundraising in 2023

    In continuing efforts to gain support, there are several trends nonprofits should be aware of going into 2023.

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    Management

    New Year, New Nonprofits

    Understanding how nonprofit organizations come into being and the dynamics of the sector can help support the development of a more sustainable nonprofit sector.

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    Management

    8 New Year’s Resolutions for Nonprofit Professionals

    The beginning of a new year is an opportunity for nonprofits to reflect on performance and set goals for the upcoming year.

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    Resource Mobilization

    What difference can 30 years make? Philanthropy 1992–2022

    The Dorothy A. Johnson Center for Philanthropy has published a report on its 30th anniversary looking back at the shifts and advancements in philanthropy over three decades.

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    Resource Mobilization

    Historic Lessons Show a Path Forward

    As 2022 comes to an end several issues present challenges to the nonprofit world. However, reflecting on past experiences in the field can inform the future.

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    Leadership

    Why local leaders should champion ‘community schools’

    The relationship between neighborhood well-being and school performance shows that leveraging resources in disinvested communities can improve outcomes in both areas.

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