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Why nonprofits need public relations


August 8, 2012

As a professor, I teach students about career opportunities for PR practitioners interested in the nonprofit sector. Specifically, our role aids these organizations in building and maintaining relationships with their volunteers, donors, and with the public.

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Dionne C. Clemons, Ph.D. Dionne C. Clemons, Ph.D., is a strategic communications thought leader and educator. She currently serves as Director of Communications and Community Engagement for the United Planning Organization in Washington, D.C. Follow her on Twitter @Drdcclemons.

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