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A Call to Action: Digital Rhetoric with Nonprofits

A commitment to community building and civic action offers faculty and students in our field opportunities to address immediate real-world needs in our own neighborhoods. …

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Non Profit Work Within Your Community

The Ellensburg Downtown Association (EDA) is a non-profit organization in Ellensburg, Washington specifically focused on the preservation and revitalization of their historic downtown district.

The National Main Street Center’s 4-Point Main Street Approach used by the EDA  is comprehensive to the specific community. 253 more words

Portland Marathon director illegally borrowed thousands from nonprofit, state finds

Former Portland Marathon Director Les Smith illegally borrowed more than $865,000 from the nonprofit that operates the event, according to officials at the Oregon Department of Justice. 54 more words

The Oregonian

Oregon DOJ Orders Former Portland Marathon Director To Pay $865,000 Settlement

The Oregon Department of Justice announced a settlement Wednesday with the former director of the Portland Marathon.

Lester Smith must pay $865,000, including $50,000 for the state’s investigative costs. 11 more words

OPB - Oregon Public Broadcasting

Former Portland Marathon Race Director Agrees to Pay $865,000 to Settle With the Oregon Department of Justice

-After a DOJ investigation, Lester Smith also agreed to never serve on the board or lead any nonprofits in the future.-

Under a settlement with the Oregon Department of Justice, the former race director of the Portland Marathon agreed to pay $865,000 in penalties. 17 more words

Willamette Week

Stelter’s Volunteers: Helping Our Iowa Community

April is National Volunteer Month. For those of you who work in the nonprofit world everyday, volunteers are your lifeline.

We can talk all day about targeted campaigns, donor lists and multichannel marketing, but without volunteers to go out into our communities, advocate your mission and support you with their time and service, you’d be sunk. 661 more words

Industry Insights

Dear PETA, I'm pissed at you.

OK Internet, I’m going to get on my soapbox.

Today I received something in the mail from PETA. I’m not sure how they got my address, as I’ve never made a donation, attended an event, followed them on social media, etc. 916 more words

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