REDUX

To state the obvious, it's been a stretch since I mounted an effort to reach you out there. Well, I return with the conviction that we have plenty to consider if you make it your business to hang around nonprofits, feeling - as do I - that their potential for improving the quality of local community life is a matter to be fully explored and realized.

I'll resume my part of our dialogue by once again asserting that those of us devoted to a nonprofit need to be clear about what the organization's mission is - and isn't. AND, IT ISN'T TO DELIVER PROGRAMS, as so often articulated. More to follow...