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Statistics Show Supportive Housing Programs Save Money
Learn how the USICH website can help programs demonstrate that ending homelessness is cost-effective.

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Economic Benefits of Helping Homeless Youth
New Avenues has published a resource demonstrating the economic benefits of helping homeless youth.

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Right on the Money: Garnering Community Support for Your Special Events
When the curtain went up on the fifth annual “Dance with the Stars & Conway’s Got Talent” show, there wasn’t an empty seat in the house. Thelma Moton, executive director of Choosing to Excel, the organization that hosted the event, gives tips on getting folks to come to your special event.

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Right on the Money: Making Youth-Written Grant Proposals Stand Out
Representatives from Do Something and Youth Service America share the recipe for making community-service grant proposals rise to the top of the heap.

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Right on the Money: When Corporations Are Partners, Donations Come Naturally
The chief fundraiser for a youth-serving agency shares the steps she took to build a relationship with and secure a donation from one Arkansas company.

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Right on the Money: Five Keys to Fundraising Success
Advice for struggling youth-serving organizations, from Boys & Girls Clubs of America's chief fundraiser.

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Ask NCFY: Transitional Living Program Funding
The next funding opportunity announcement for the Transitional Living Program will be released in summer 2012.

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A Social Network for Social Good
Jumo connects causes and organizations with potential supporters.

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Right on the Money: The Corporate View of Charitable Giving
To give our readers an introduction to corporate giving, NCFY recently spoke with two prolific donors, and they offered some perspective on their approaches to philanthropy.

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Right on the Money: Five Ways to Thank Your Donors
Common wisdom says to thank your donors at least seven times during the course of the year. Here are five ideas for thanking those who give to your cause one last time before we say goodbye to 2010.


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