black experience + nonprofit sector
Way down in the jungle deep,
The philanthropic funder stepped on the signifying nonprofit’s feet.
The nonprofit said, “Funder can’t you see?
Did you know the nonprofit sector employs 10% of the America’s workforce and is worth over 800 billion dollars? That happens to be 10 million employees and 5% of the country’s gross domestic product.
The social sector, I mean the charitable sector, excuse me, the third sector, wait, the plural sector, errrrh… our sector, is experiencing an existential dilemma when it comes to what we call ourselves.