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Nonprofits Can Help Prevent Gun Violence

Paul Clolery | Posted 06.17.2016 | Impact
Paul Clolery

It could be argued that gun violence is a public health issue. But, the Centers for Disease Control (CDC) has not studied gun violence since funding was stripped some 20 years ago due to lobbying efforts by the National Rifle Association (NRA), which feared that research would be used to advocate or promote gun control.

Nonprofit Watchdog Overhauls Rating Process To Resemble School Grading System

The NonProfit Times | Posted 09.03.2014 | Impact

It might be time to dig out that retainer and tuba from your high school yearbook picture. Charity watchdog Charity Navigator changed in August the wa...

Offense Can Also Be Defense

Paul Clolery | Posted 07.20.2014 | Impact
Paul Clolery

Congress should shine a spotlight on the elected officials who vote to cut funding for programs that then must be picked up by a nonprofit sector that was pushed off balance and had its legs swept from under it.

Lance Armstrong Has Done More Good Than Bad For Nonprofit Sector

Paul Clolery | Posted 03.24.2013 | Impact
Paul Clolery

Lance Armstrong admitted that he might have cheated to win a few bicycle races. Meanwhile, the LIVESTRONG brand he created is being tarnished, the nam...

Eliminating Tax Breaks May 'Rip The Heart' Out Of Charitable Sector

Paul Clolery | Posted 02.27.2013 | Impact
Paul Clolery

As the debate and acrimony in Washington, D.C. continues regarding the absurd notion that the federal charitable deduction plays an important role in ...

SLIDESHOW: Top Nonprofits Ranked On Total Revenue

Posted 11.08.2012 | Impact

A new report ranks the nation's top nonprofits in terms of revenue at a time when most are confronted with fewer donors and diminishing government sup...

Time To Step Up: Corporate Charity Accounted For Only 5% Of Giving In 2011

Paul Clolery | Posted 08.20.2012 | Impact
Paul Clolery

For all of the ribbons on products, the commercials about doing good and the banners of support at walks and special events, American corporations finished dead last in giving back.

Charities Must Do More To Get Message Out

Paul Clolery | Posted 07.31.2012 | Impact
Paul Clolery

When are those single mothers going to learn that they need to get a third job to get themselves and their children out of poverty? Maybe if that guy ...

When Government Competes With Aid Organizations In Relief Efforts

Paul Clolery | Posted 06.27.2012 | Impact
Paul Clolery

Sen. Daniel K. Inouye (D-Hawaii) has introduced S. 2202, the Preparedness and Resilience Foundation Act. The bottom line is that tax dollars apparently are not enough and the federal government wants to be able to fundraise outside the scope of its actual authority.

43% Of Nonprofits Plan To Hire In 2012: Where To Find These Jobs

Posted 03.28.2012 | Impact

Job prospects look good for those trying to break into the nonprofit industry. According to a recent survey released by Nonprofit HR Solutions, 43...

Komen's Controversy Should Be Blamed On Its President

Paul Clolery | Posted 04.14.2012 | Impact
Paul Clolery

Komen's controversy regarding the decision to pull money from Planned Parenthood was ill-advised, mistimed and strategically inept. The blame must be put at her doorstep as founder and chief executive officer.

New Charitable Blocking Dummy

Paul Clolery | Posted 01.15.2012 | Impact
Paul Clolery

United Way and Penn State were at the top of their games when egos got in the way. It has taken United Way a couple of decades to overcome one person's greed and lust. Let's see how long it takes Penn State.

Intelligent People With Opposing Ideas Can Compromise

Paul Clolery | Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact
Paul Clolery

The fact that a person can carry a concealed weapon, as can be done in Arizona, is simply too dangerous a reality.