Government & Nonprofit

Lead Editor: James daSilva

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SmartBrief covers the news surrounding state and local governments, defense issues, advocacy concerns and the work of the United Nations Foundation.

Charitable giving expected to fall 3% in 2015


  • Chronicle of Philanthropy, The

Charitable donations, which were up 9% in 2014, are expected to decline at least 3% in 2015, according an Atlas of Giving survey. The organization acknowledged that its "forecast will change as events… Read More

N.C. city turns to cloud for disaster-recovery system


  • Next City

Some cities remain wary of cloud computing, but Asheville, N.C., has moved its disaster-recovery system to a hybrid model. Disaster-recovery centers can be hard to justify to taxpayers because they ar… Read More