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Foraker advocates shift for nonprofits amid federal funding fall

...The business model that everyone has been using ... won't work in the 21st century," Foraker Group President Dennis McMillian said on Thursday. "We need new ways of doing what we've always done."McMillan spoke to the Juneau Chamber...
Robust economy boosts giving

...nonprofit organizations in 1997, the agency said. ``There's been an explosion of nonprofit organizations,'' said Dennis McMillian, executive director of United Way of Anchorage, ``and people are simply giving more.'' McMillian said when...
Not all face a 'culture of fear' at Bartlett

...conflict of values around performance improvement measurements, the report said. Foraker Group President and CEO Dennis McMillian told the subcommittee Monday that while most employees feel "angst" over productivity measures implemented by hospital...
Corporations cut gifts to local charities

...foundations (especially the Rasmuson Foundation), as opposed to individual charity. That's troubling, according to Dennis McMillian of the Foraker Group, which analyzes such data. In economic downturns, corporate gifts and foundations are the...
PFD donations boost Alaska nonprofits

...There isn't widespread devastation, but definitely a pulling-back and reconsideration of priorities," said Dennis McMillian, president of the Foraker Group, a business that works with and advises nonprofits in Alaska.
Alaska Chamber joins nonprofit health plan

...year but decided to wait until it had more members, which would bring prices down. The Foraker Group President Dennis McMillian said the plan is not likely to lower costs right away but could if more people sign up. About 400 employees of nonprofit...
Hammond shakes up conference agenda with his proposal for state's fiscal woes

...said. "There was some pretty strong concern among the breakout groups that that needed to happen," said delegate Dennis McMillian of Anchorage. Hammond has been so closely associated with the permanent fund, not listening to him would have created...
Nonprofits struggle as donations decline

...the recession) will compel people to be more generous and more aware of the need for creating charitable funds." Dennis McMillian, president of the Foraker Group, which analyzes nonprofits' financial records to help them, says he expects to...
State Briefs

...of the nonprofit organization hired Brown after a six-month national search to replace popular former President Dennis McMillian. He now heads the Foraker Group, which provides services for nonprofit groups. "We were looking for a leader...
Bean's, Food Bank streamline operations

...not-for-profits to do the same thing we're doing." Nonprofits have always collaborated on an informal level, said Dennis McMillian, head of nonprofit assistance center The Foraker Group, but pooling resources is a trend that likely will accelerate...


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