From 2001 to 2011, the number of nonprofits operating in the United States grew by nearly 25 percent. At a time when for-profit businesses were struggling with high unemployment rates and decreased revenues, nonprofit organizations — now accounting for more than 10 percent of the American workforce — were flourishing.
Today, nonprofit organizations do everything from feeding the homeless to preserving the world’s artistic and cultural history. It only makes sense, then, for universities to begin preparing students for a future in the nonprofit sector.
This year, Augusta University will do just that ... Continue reading