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March 31, 2016
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For Calif. Nonprofits, Advocacy Work on $15 Minimum Wage Pays Off

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The stakes are high for California's 72,000 nonprofits, which employ almost a million people, 11 percent of whom make the minimum wage.

As California marches toward a $15 minimum wage — with major implications for the budgets of its 72,000 charities — nonprofit leaders say their advocacy work holds lessons for peers elsewhere amid a nationwide push to increase wages.

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