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STUDY: Nonprofits Project Growth in 2015 That Could Outpace the Corporate Sector

WASHINGTON, March 4, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Nonprofit HR today announced the results of its eighth annual Nonprofit Employment Practices Survey, which this year indicates the nonprofit sector is projecting a growth rate that is on target to outpace the corporate sector. According to the survey, 49 percent of nonprofit organizations increased their staff in 2014, and 50 percent of nonprofits...

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Sutter Health Plus Expands to Sonoma County Community

SACRAMENTO, Calif., March 4, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Sutter Health Plus, an HMO health plan that serves the greater...

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SAIC Donates More Than 1,000 Volunteer Hours to Aid Sea Lions

MCLEAN, Va., March 4, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Science Applications International Corp. (NYSE: SAIC) announced today that...

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Study finds volunteers can boost reading proficiency and resources in schools

OAKLAND, Calif., March 4, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Community volunteers and AmeriCorps members can make a...

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