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LinkedIn, the professional networking site, has announced a free new service called Board Connect to help charities recruit board members who have much-needed skills.


From our friends at Through the Valley of the Shadow of Failure. Cate Steane is the executive director of  Family Emergency Shelter Coalition (FESCO), a nonprofit for families between homelessness and a home. With 60 people — most of them children — in its care every night, she went through a harrowing organizational crisis and lived to tell her First Person Nonprofit story about it.

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