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Economic Crisis in the U.S.
Issue[We]...are in the midst of an unprecedented crisis. More people are seeking help, but the cost of providing services is rising while funding from financially strapped state and local governments is dropping.
FundingAmerican foundations have committed almost $174 million to nearly 1,300 organizations in response to the economic downturn
ChallengeHow can we address the most pressing concerns associated with the economic crisis?
StrategyCreate an emergency fund to help community organizations meet immediate needs of families and individuals, such as housing, health care, and transportation
Case StudyBremer Emergency Fund
Otto Bremer Foundation
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