Kresge Foundation Report Issues New Report: Strengthen Human Services by Engaging Citizens

In a new report, The Kresge Foundation is calling for the nonprofit sector to do more to leverage change through advocacy, policy-change and public awareness for civic action.  There are many implications here for the competencies needed from college graduates to address the needs in our communities: research skills, understanding of markets, ability to use technology to communicate and persuade, and understanding policy and how to influence political change.