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June 26, 2011
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Nonprofit Leadership Still Shaky, Study Finds

Derek Lieu, for The Chronicle

Valarie Ashley, head of Southeast Ministry, a Washington social-service group, says she spends no more than about five hours a month with her board, due to the many demands on her time.

Despite years of warnings, nonprofit groups are unprepared to handle the wave of executive turnover about to hit them hard, according to a new survey of charity leaders. And with many organizations already shaken up by the recession, the stakes of a...

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