Opportunity Knocks Names Best Nonprofits to Work For

Mar 14, 2013, 11:44 ET from Opportunity Knocks


ATLANTA, March 14, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Opportunity Knocks has given twelve organizations the Best Nonprofit to Work For award for 2012. Ranked against their peers by operating budget size, these nonprofits were nominated by employees and scored in several areas, including benefits, work-life balance, training and continuing education, office environment, and impact on the community. The winners will receive special recognition on the Opportunity Knocks website and blog, as well as a free featured job posting on our job board.

In the up to $500,000 operating budget category, Smart Grid Consumer Collaborative took first place with The Institute for College Access & Success in second and Levitt Comninos Carlotti Foundation, Inc. in third. In the $500,000 - $2 million category, Tapestri, Inc. won first place with Park Pride and Fiver Children's Foundation taking second and third respectively. Plant with Purpose took first place in the $2-5 million operating budget range, followed by Georgia Lions Lighthouse Foundation in second and Promise House, Inc. in third. Finally, Second Harvest Food Bank of Santa Clara and San Mateo Counties placed first in the over $5 million category ahead of Consumer Credit Counseling Service in second and A Better Way Inc. in third. Read about the winning organizations and what they do throughout the month of March on Opportunity Knocks' Blog.

About Opportunity Knocks: Opportunity Knocks is the national nonprofit Job Board, HR Resource, and Career Development website exclusively for the nonprofit community. For nonprofit professionals, www.OpportunityKnocks.org is the premier destination to find nonprofit jobs and access valuable resources for developing successful careers in the nonprofit community. For employers, www.OpportunityKnocks.org is the best way to find qualified nonprofit candidates and receive valuable information that nonprofit organizations need when building successful recruitment, retention and human resource strategies.

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