Brief Nonprofit-Government Contracting in the Nation's Capital: Challenges and Opportunities
Erwin de Leon
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Findings from the Center on Nonprofits and Philanthropys National Survey of Nonprofit-Government Contracting and Grants show that a majority of human service organizations in Washington, D.C. are struggling due in part to challenges posed by working with the government in providing programs and services to District residents. At a forum of nonprofit leaders and government representatives, participants confirmed the studys findings, shed light on issues unique to the city, and proposed initial recommendations to address some contracting challenges.
Research Areas Nonprofits and philanthropy Social safety net
Tags Nonprofit data and statistics State programs, budgets Washington, DC, research initiative Data and technology capacity of nonprofits
Policy Centers Center on Nonprofits and Philanthropy
Cities Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, DC-VA-MD-WV