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Glossary for New Nonprofit Professionals

Cross-posted from GrantCraft.org:

Folks who are new to the field often request a glossary of terms just to make sure they know the basics. Our sister site GrantSpace (geared more towards nonprofits, while GrantCraft speaks more directly to funders) has shared the below list that defines the most commonly used terms in Foundation Center materials.

Tulsa Market Brief

Review Research Wizard's Tulsa Market Brief to get a snapshot of the latest business news in Tulsa. The monthly brief includes information on....

• Expansions

• Openings

• Relocations

          • Acquisitions

          • Layoffs

          • Closings

          • Restructures

Not familiar with Research Wizard? Research Wizard is a unique fee-based service of the library that provides in-depth specialized research on business matters such as...

• Competitor Intelligence

Hearts and Flowers Volunteer Recognition

Every year the Tulsa City-County Library System likes to have a nice reception to say thank you to all the volunteers who keep us going! 

When:  Friday, May 16

Where: Martin Regional Library (2601 S. Garnett Rd.)

6:30: Friends of TCCL Annual Meeting, featuring busies meeting and election of board members

7:00: Dessert and Wine Reception

7:30: Musical Merriment by the Lib-Tones: A Tuneful Tribute Honoring TCCL Volunteers; Volunteer Recognition and Awards Presentation; 2014 Marcus R. Tower Service Award Presentation

Bare Bones

With the interior of the Central Library reduced to the concrete floors and columns, you can see the strength required to support the weight of many books.  The photo is taken from the third floor looking down to the second floor where the grand staircase was located.

Peeping Again by Cindy Hulsey

At the risk of sounding like a Peeping Tom I recently wrote about the allure of viewing other people’s lives through lit windows.  As a fan of Hitchcock’s Rear Window I’ve watched it numerous times and never tire of the initial premise; observing people surreptitiously, imagining their lives, consumed by a vague longing based not on reality, but some sort of

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