•  
  •  
 

Abstract

In both Israel and the United States over the past twenty years, there has been an explosion in the number of nonprofit organizations that live in a space somewhere between government agencies and for-profit companies. While the growth of these organizations may have been stimulated by different factors in each country, there is much to be learned through a cross-cultural exchange like the one between organizations in Haifa and in Boston. In order to analyze some of the challenges facing nonprofit organizations across a wide spectrum of mission, purpose, and size, I have categorized the type of organizations being discussed as follows: Direct Service only — with public and private funds (for example, Jewish Family and Children’s Services) Direct Service and Advocacy — with public and private funds (for example, antipoverty agencies) Advocacy and Organizing — with a mix of public and private funds (for example, Hyde Square Task Force) Advocacy and Organizing — with no public funds (for example, JCRC Boston).

Share

COinS
 

To view the content in your browser, please download Adobe Reader or, alternately,
you may Download the file to your hard drive.

NOTE: The latest versions of Adobe Reader do not support viewing PDF files within Firefox on Mac OS and if you are using a modern (Intel) Mac, there is no official plugin for viewing PDF files within the browser window.