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The Nonprofit Almanac

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The Nonprofit Almanac 2012 The Nonprofit Almanac 2012 features the most detailed data on the philanthropic sector, presented in more than 50 charts and 100 tables. Topics include
  • the nonprofit sector and its place in the national economy
  • wage and employment trends
  • trends in private giving and volunteering
  • financial trends in revenue and outlays
  • the size, scope, and finances of public charities
  • classification scheme for charitable organizations based on the National Taxonomy of Exempt Entities
  • glossary of nonprofit scholarship terms

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Also see the Nonprofit Sector in Brief, an annually updated summary of the Nonprofit Almanac. The Nonprofit Sector and Brief highlights trends in the number and finances of 501(c)(3) public charities as well as key findings on private charitable contributions and volunteering. The 2014 edition is now available.


Highlights from the Nonprofit Almanac 2012 

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