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Smart Investments in a Down Economy
Press Release

December, 2008

Smart Investments in a Down Economy

As your organization finalizes its budget for 2009, we know that it is tempting to consider cutting professional development and other activities designed to build internal capacity. But consider this: investing strategically in staff development and activities designed to increase your organization's efficiency and effectiveness will put you in stronger position through tough times.

As the economy tightens, Greenlights can help you increase your revenues, minimize your expenses, and prepare your organization for not just surviving an economic crunch but thriving through it.

So consider including sufficient funds in your 2009 budget to invest in your organization's health and well-being. Doing so will ensure that you are able to continue delivering high-impact programs at a time when they are needed most.

A sample of our "downturn services" includes:


Increases Revenues

Minimizes Costs

Professional Development Workshops

The Greenlights Diagnostic

Back Office Financial Services

Fundraising Assessment & Planning

Merger Due Diligence & Facilitation

Strategic Planning

Click here to learn more about these services.

Questions? Contact Anne Rickard,, 512-477-5955 ext. 247.

Don't underestimate the dividends an investment in staff development or internal capacity can have on your bottom line. Plan for that investment in your budget today - visit our website to learn more about the services listed above.

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Greenlights is a catalyst for extraordinary nonprofit performance. Our vision is Central Texas made stronger through exceptional nonprofits. We directly support over 800 organizations and 2,500 individuals annually through a wide range of programs and services focused primarily on five key pain points felt by nonprofits: Financial Management, Resource Development, Board Excellence, Leadership Advancement, and Strategy & Planning.


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