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FEBRUARY 2010 ENEWSLETTER

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STAFF NOTE

Carol Kratz, Program Director
The Baby Boom Generation is now reaching a time in life for second careers, new volunteer opportunities and generally making a difference in the community. The good news is this large cohort is attuned to thinking about social and community needs; the other good news is that boomers in great numbers offer experiences that can really benefit the work of nonprofits. Check it out below.

HELP WANTED

Need an Experienced Worker? Find a Boomer
The new Experience Matters Consortium has the mission to connect every experienced older adult who wants a meaningful opportunity with an organization in need of their time and talent. [Read more…]

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SUCCESS STORIES
Respectability: Projects for Experienced Volunteers
More nonprofits are beginning to look at Baby Boomers for their potential assets: time, experience and renewed interest in service. [Read more…]
NONPROFIT RESOURCES
Boost Your Organization's Capacity Now!
Tap into The Power of Professional Volunteers. [Download publication...]


Six Older Adult Volunteer Tips
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PIPER NEWS




Piper Trust Supports Social Entrepreneurship,
Other Community Initiatives, Announces $1.4 Million in Grants
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Next Stop for Picturing Maricopa—Scottsdale
Picturing Maricopa: 15 Photographers/15 Nonprofits opens March 5 at the Scottsdale Public Library gallery. The community photography exhibit captures the mission and purpose of 15 basic needs agencies. [Read more…]

IN THE MEDIA
Fundraising 2010
PhilanthropyJournal.org, February 10, 2010
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For L3C companies, profit isn't the point
CNNMoney.com, February 8, 2010
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Once-Robust Charity Sector Hit With Mergers, Closings
The Wall Street Journal, February 2, 2010
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