Nov 25, 2013 — When a lot of people in the North Country think about non-profit organizations, the image that comes to mind is the local community theater or small social-service groups or environmental activists.
But non-profits have grown into one of the region's biggest economic forces. A new study released last week found that one out of every seven jobs in the private sector in our region is provided by a not-for-profit.
Leaders of non-profits gathered last week in Tupper Lake to talk about their impact and their challenges. Go to full article
Malone, NY, Jul 22, 2010 — A state audit is slamming the management of one of the North Country's largest non-profit social service agencies. A Comptroller's report released yesterday claims that ComLinks, headquartered in Malone, has suffered for years from mismanagement and nepotism.
The audit also alleges that former ComLinks CEO Nancy Reich diverted nearly $100,000 in funds for her private use. Go to full article