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Welcome to the Alliance Trends website. In our efforts to generate knowledge so that our network can lead, challenge, and inspire the field, we offer these trends and impacts for your review. Please use the subject links below to find trend and impact statements that will let you understand what factors, trends, and uncertainties will influence your organization in the future.
         Top Five Trends 2010-2011          What's New and Emerging Trends
  1. Funding stress and instability is forcing nonprofit human services to examine alternative funding models.


  2. Continued emphasis on community-based delivery of services, combined with overall reduced funding for group and residential care, is impacting how services are delivered and for whom.


  3. Internal and external forces are affecting the ability of organizations to provide adequate services, pressuring nonprofits to merge, consolidate, or collaborate.


  4. Multiple stressors are impacting the nonprofit workforce, increasing turnover and burnout.


  5. An increasing emphasis on evidence-based practices and outcome measures is necessitating a higher standard of accountability for nonprofit human services.



Scanning the Horizons: Top Five Trends 2010-2011 PDF
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NEW Scanning the Horizons: Top Five Trends 2010-2011 Executive Summary PDF

Scanning the Horizons: A Statistical Trends Overview PDF
Non-members may purchase the Statistical Trends Overview PDF here

Report of All the TRENDS on this Web Site PDF Updated 7/06/10

Report of ALL the IMPACTS on this Web Site PDF Updated 4/22/09

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