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Putting a Number to the ‘Universal Value’ of Volunteer Time

Release Date: 
04/05/2013

Independent Sector has released preliminary data on the value of U.S. volunteers' time. In Illinois, the hourly value of volunteer time was $23.19 in 2011, the most recent reporting period available. The figure is important because it attaches a universal value to the immense services of folks who are vital resources in our civic ecosystem.

The Importance of a 3-Way Partnership: Government, Philanthropy + Nonprofits

Release Date: 
10/26/2010

Last week, Laurel O'Sullivan, Vice President, Public Policy at Donors Forum, shared remarks with colleagues from foundations and nonprofits at Independent Sector's Annual Conference in Atlanta.

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