Unless you’ve been hiding under a rock, you must be aware of the changes coming to the nation’s budget. Funding is being drastically cut for organizations that serve the most under served communities, and our most vulnerable populations. Funding that supports: educational programs, after school activities, healthcare for low-income families, and programs that primarily serve senior citizens are no longer priorities.
The current social climate leads to an increase for the need of nonprofit services; however, with limited public funds to finance the mission of nonprofits, the organizations that have previously been supported with federal funding will now be competing against one another for far less money, and competing with smaller organizations for private and local funding.
So, how does the domino effect of the budget effect your organization’s budget?
Read this article, and see the changes to the national budget will effect some organizations in the Washington, DC area.