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Grants Awarded to Measure Nonprofit Performance

October 6, 2014 – How can you move a community forward without knowing where you are and where you want to go? Measuring the effectiveness of a nonprofit organization’s programming can profoundly advance its mission by identifying what works and what doesn’t. More and more, these organizations are feeling immense pressure from government, grantmakers and their external audiences to demonstrate

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Career Programs for Syracuse City Youth Expanding With Grants

Photo Caption: Mark Muhammad of Cornell University (left) and Syracuse University grad Jameel Shareef meet during On Point for College’s pilot Men’s Mentoring and Empowerment Networking session. September 30, 2014 – According to the U.S. Department of Labor, 10.9 percent of last year’s college graduates were unemployed after graduation, and many more entered the workforce at or below minimum wage. First-generation

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