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Nonprofit Monthly Writing Prompts for February

Here are your Nonprofit Monthly Writing Prompts for February. Hopefully, these will help you think a little more crea...

Here are your Nonprofit Monthly Writing Prompts for February. Hopefully, these will help you think a little more creatively about your communications, and avoid the dreaded writer's block!  For the listing of monthly writing prompts, please click here.

Nonprofit Monthly Writing Prompts for February, January 8, 2014, Nonprofit Marketing Guide.com, by Kivi Leroux Miller

Infographic: What is Driving Nonprofit Sector's Growth?

During the recession, while for-profit businesses struggled with decreased revenues causing significant downsizing, h...

During the recession, while for-profit businesses struggled with decreased revenues causing significant downsizing, high unemployment rates, and record breaking home foreclosures, the nonprofit sector continued its pattern of growth, and actually thrived. One-third of revenue for public charities  501(c)(3) nonprofit organizations in 2011 came directly from government grants and contracts. The nonprofit sector is the third-largest workforce in the United States, behind retail and manufacturing, representing 10 percent of the total workforce in 2010. Public charities, the largest designation, contributed over $800 billion to the 2010 economy, making up 5 percent of the GDP and paying over $320 billion in wages. Continue reading here.

 Infographic: What is Driving Nonprofit Sector's Growth?, December 10, 2013, NonProfit Quarterly, by Jaclyn Lambert  

 

Medicaid and CHIP Eligibility Determinations Continue Positive Growth in November

Medicaid and the Children's Health Insurance Program (CHIP) eligibility determinations continue to grow in Novemb...

Medicaid and the Children's Health Insurance Program (CHIP) eligibility determinations continue to grow in November, especially in states that have chosen to expand coverage to more of their residents, according to a new CMS report released today.  According to the report, over 1.7 million people have been determined eligible to enroll in Medicaid or CHIP in the month of November through state Medicaid and CHIP agencies and through State-based Marketplaces. CMS also finalized October eligibility determinations resulting in a change from 1.4 million to 2.1 million, bringing the total eligibility determinations in October and November to 3.9 million. These numbers include both Medicaid and CHIP renewals and new eligibility determinations in November.  For more information, Continue reading here.

Medicaid and CHIP Eligibility Determinations Continue Positive Growth in November