importance of nonprofit organizations

Post Newtown: The Power of the Nonprofits

Post Newtown: The Power of the Nonprofits

By Eugene Fram

An ABC press release dated two days ago (1-14-2013) by Kevin Dolak (@kdolak) reported the formation of a new nonprofit organization by the parents and neighbors of the children who perished at Newtown, Connecticut.

Speaking at a press conference at Newtown, Conn., this morning, Tom Bittman, co-founder of Sandy Hook Promise, outlined three discussion points that the organization hopes will bolster a national discussion and affect change in communities: gun responsibility, mental health and making public spaces safer. (more…)