LANO and its member organizations, Louisiana Delta Service Corps and the Sexual Trauma Awareness & Response Center (STAR), are featured in the November 27 edition of 225 Magazine, a Baton Rouge-based print and online publication.
The article by Maggie Heyn Richardson, titled "Philanthropy under 40," highlights the charitable interests and energy of Millennials, the generation of young people born between the early 1980s and early 2000s and known for their dedication to service.
"This is a generation that has full agency with new media, is aware of what's going on in the world and can just as easily be moved by a typhoon in India as they can by hunger in their own community," says Matt Mullenix, interim president and CEO of the Louisiana Association of Nonprofit Organizations (LANO). "We see our member organizations trying to figure out how to effectively connect with young adults and tap their interests. It definitely requires new strategies, including better social media."
To read the full article, click here.
And read more about LANO member, STAR in the same issue, here!