Peoria’s nonprofit organizations are working hard to reduce poverty— filling an increased need for food, clothing and shelter, and providing employment and job training programs. But raising awareness must come first.
Central Illinois Association of Fundraising Professionals
The United States has been through a difficult economic stretch the past four years. In the State of Illinois, the nonprofit world has been hit particularly hard by funding changes and decreases in government funding.
An effective nonprofit board of directors must commit to learning, build a strong strategy and define a solid relationship with the executive director, while striving to generate resources and implement action.