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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 an assistant professor at Howard University’s School of Communications. She also provides strategic communications consulting for Brighter Strategies, LLC. Follow her on Twitter @Drdcclemons.

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